Assistant/Associate Professor in Data Analytics and Information Systems

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Assistant/Associate Professor in Data Analytics and Information Systems

Job no: 495767
Work type: Full Time Permanent - Faculty
Location: Charleston
Categories: Baker School of Business
Payscale: Unclassified

Faculty Position in Data Analytics and Information Systems

The Citadel’s Tommy and Victoria Baker School of Business continues to grow. The Citadel is ranked the #1 Public College in the South offering up to a master’s degree eight consecutive years and one of the Ten Most Innovative Schools in the South by U.S. News and World Report. We have innovative new academic programs, and we break ground on a new business building, Bastin Hall, Spring 2019. Our growth has created new faculty openings for individuals who want to join an established, collegial team dedicated to producing principled leaders in all walks of life. The ideal candidate will contribute to the development and expansion of the business analytics curriculum. The School is AACSB-accredited and offers a traditional residential undergraduate program to members of the South Carolina Corps of Cadets in a military-college setting. In addition, we offer two non-residential programs to non-traditional students: an evening undergraduate degree completion program as well as an MBA program.

Job Responsibilities:

The Baker School of Business invites applications for a tenure-track position in the area of Data Analytics and Information Systems at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor beginning in August 2020. Successful applicants will develop and teach courses in data analytics, information systems, and statistics with a support area in a related field such as Accounting, Finance, Marketing, Management, Operations, or Supply Chain Management. The successful candidate will teach at the undergraduate- and graduate-level using both traditional and online delivery methods as well as do research published in appropriate venues and perform service appropriate to the rank. Faculty within the Baker School typically teach a 3+3 course load.

Minimum Requirements:

Applicants must have an earned doctorate from an AACSB-accredited university with the preparation to teach courses in the discipline as well as to develop new classes at the undergraduate- and graduate-levels. The ability to use or the motivation to learn technologies relevant to online teaching is required. All candidates also should be able to show effective past teaching experience, demonstrated research potential, and appropriate service activities. ABD candidates will be considered. There is also a potential for teaching additional courses in the summer. Salary will be competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Preferred Qualifications:

Online teaching experience is preferred but not required. Preference will be given to candidates with the ability to teach in the following areas: decision support systems, data mining, Big Data analytics, programming frameworks (e.g. R, Python, Java, SAS, Hadoop), database management (e.g. SAP, Oracle, etc.), and/or analytics tools (e.g. Spotfire, Tableau, Oracle Data Visualization, Pentaho, etc.). Relevant experience in industry, the military, or other organizational contexts is preferred but not required.

Additional Comments:

Initial screening of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The position is expected to begin in August of 2020.

The Citadel is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate against any individual, or group of individuals, on the basis of age, color, race, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, pregnancy, national origin, genetic information, or veteran's status in its employment practices.

The Citadel has a culturally diverse faculty and staff committed to working in a multicultural environment. We encourage applications from minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.

Interested applicants should utilize the official online application website at: Please upload supporting documents to include:

  • Letter of interest addressing the qualifications listed above
  • A curriculum vita
  • Evidence of teaching effectiveness
  • Contact information for at least three professional references.
  • Dr. Will Money, Search Committee Chair

    Baker School of Business-The Citadel

    171 Moultrie Street

    Charleston, SC 29409

    To learn more about The Citadel, located in historic Charleston, SC, and the Baker School of Business visit our website at

    Advertised: Aug 19 2019 Eastern Daylight Time
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    Posted: 8/20/2019
    Application Due: 11/18/2019
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