Location: Bowling Green, KY Category: Faculty Posted On: Fri Nov 16 2018 Job Description:
Applications are being sought for a Visiting Assistant Professor (ABD, entry-level or advanced) in Information Systems. This is a temporary one-year appointment. The one-year appointment may transition to a continuing appointment contingent upon the availability of funding.
Anticipated teaching responsibilities include undergraduate courses in information systems and/or business data analytics.
The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate capability for excellent teaching in an environment where collaboration, collegiality, and high-impact scholarly research are valued.
Business and related experience, applied research, service to the profession, and grant/fund raising capabilities are valuable assets.
Candidates must have a Ph.D. or nearly completed Ph.D. degree in Information Systems, Data Analytics, or a related field with significant coursework in Applied Information Systems or Data Analytics.
Kentucky state law requires all public institutions of postsecondary education to conduct pre-employment criminal background checks to determine suitability for employment.
Western Kentucky University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnic origin, national origin, creed, religion, political belief, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, marital status, age, uniformed services, veteran status, or physical or mental disability in admission to career and technical education programs and/or activities, or employment practices in accordance with Title VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Revised 1992, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.
Persons with disabilities, who need reasonable accommodations to participate in the application and/or selection process, should notify the office of Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action/University ADA Services (EEO) at (270) 745- 5121, a minimum of five working days in advance.
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