Assistant Professor in UGA, Management Information Systems

University of Georgia, Terry College of Business, Management Information Systems

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted April 15, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Competitive
Employment Type Full-time

The University of Georgia, Terry College of Business invites applications for a tenure- track assistant professor position in the Management Information Systems Department. Candidates can begin as early as Fall 2014 or January 2015. Preference will be given to senior assistant professors.


Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Information Systems or a related discipline from an AACSB accredited university or international equivalent, an established research record with publications in premier journals and a strong trajectory of future publications, and demonstrated excellence in teaching Information Systems at the graduate and/or undergraduate level. Ability to teach technical courses such as programming, database, or business process management is a plus. Knowledge of cutting-edge methodologies and complementary skills to contribute to the quality of the Ph.D. program are also

considered a plus.


The Management Information Systems Department offers the following degrees: Ph.D., Master of Internet Technology, and BBA in MIS. In addition, the Terry College of Business offers MBA and Executive MBA degrees. Current research initiatives include Energy Informatics, Health Informatics, Research Methods, IS Leadership & Strategy, Digital Innovation Platforms & Infrastructure and a variety of other topics.


The MIS Department is consistently ranked very highly nationally and internationally for both its programs and its scholarly productivity. For example, the most recent ranking of U.S. News & World Report (2014) ranks the undergraduate MIS program 8th in the nation and the MBA IS specialty 15th. The Terry College of Business is ranked 15th among public institutions in the same ranking.


Located in the Classic City of Athens, Georgia, a city renowned for its music scene, the

University of Georgia is approximately 55 miles from Atlanta.  It is the flagship university of The University of Georgia System, with an enrollment of approximately

35,000 students. More information regarding the Terry College of Business and the

Management Information Systems Department is available at


Interested candidates should email their CV along with a cover letter to Consideration of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. We will also be interviewing at the Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS) held in Savannah, GA in August 2014.


Questions about the position can be directed to Dr. Dale Goodhue (, search committee chair.


The University of Georgia is an EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Institution.

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