Tenured or Tenure-Track Position in Management Information Systems
Michigan Technological University in Michigan
|Deadline||Open until filled|
|Date Posted||May 16, 2014|
|Type||Tenured, tenure track|
The School of Business and Economics at Michigan Technological University invites applications for a faculty position in the area of Management Information Systems (MIS) with an anticipated starting date no later than August 2015.
We are seeking outstanding candidates at the Assistant or Associate level in the area of Management Information Systems. Candidates in all areas of specialization are encouraged to apply. The School is particularly interested in applicants with a background in data analytics, telecommunications, and/or Web programming.
The successful candidate will be expected to develop or continue a vigorous, nationally visible research program as well as contribute effectively to both undergraduate and graduate teaching. Candidates must have a PhD in Management Information Systems, or a comparable discipline. Candidates should send (1) a letter of application describing qualifications for the position, (2) a current CV, (3) a list of references, (4) a one page summary statement describing career research plans, and (5) a one page summary statement describing career teaching plans. The position will remain open until filled. For full consideration materials should be received by July 25, 2014.
The School of Business and Economics (www.mtu.edu/business) is AACSB accredited, offers bachelors and masters degrees in business and economics, and is a growing, research-oriented school that encourages discovery-based learning and linkages between industry and information technology. The School offers competitive salaries, attractive benefits, and a reduced teaching load and start-up funding for tenure-track faculty.
Michigan Tech (www.mtu.edu), established in 1885, is a nationally recognized research university and a leader in science and engineering education. Michigan Tech ranks in the top tier of national universities, according to U.S. News & World Reports latest edition of Americas Best Colleges. Michigan Tech is located in Michigans scenic Upper Peninsula, on the south shore of Lake Superior. Houghton and the surrounding Keweenaw Peninsula are well known for natural beauty and abundant outdoor activities in all seasons. Recently, Houghton was ranked in The 100 Best Small Towns in America. Houghton provides a unique setting where natural beauty, culture, education and the diversity of residents from around the world come together to provide a superb living experience.
Michigan Tech is an ADVANCE institution, one of a limited number of universities in receipt of NSF funds in support of our commitment to increase diversity and the participation and advancement of women in STEM.
Michigan Tech acknowledges the importance of supporting dual career partners in attracting and retaining a quality workforce. Michigan Tech is committed to offering career exploration advice and assistance whenever feasible and appropriate at the University and in the local community. See www.dual.mtu.edu for additional information.
Applicants should apply online with their vitae, a cover letter that summarizes their qualifications, a one page teaching summary and one page research summary at http://www.jobs.mtu.edu/postings/1650
Michigan Technological University is an Equal Opportunity Educational Institution/Equal Opportunity Employer, which includes providing equal opportunity for protected veterans and individuals with disability.
How To Apply
You can apply for this position online at http://www.jobs.mtu.edu/postings/1650