Appalachian State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. The University does not discriminate in access to its educational programs and activities, or with respect to hiring or the terms and conditions of employment, on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity and expression, political affiliation, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information or sexual orientation.
Background Check Statement:
Any offer of employment to a successful candidate will be conditioned upon the University's receipt of a satisfactory criminal background report.
Eligibility for Employment:
Proper documentation of identity and eligibility for employment will be required before the hiring process can be completed.
Candidates must have an earned Ph.D. in Information Systems (IS) or a related field from an AACSB accredited institution. Exceptional ABDs with teaching and research experience may be considered.
Applicants must be able to demonstrate teaching excellence at the collegiate level along with a strong commitment to high-quality research in the field.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
The successful candidate will be committed to excellence in teaching, research, and service in an institution dedicated to undergraduate and graduate education. The candidate will be expected to perform university, public, and professional service as part of the workload.
The applicant’s academic concentration, research programs or professional experience should be in areas directly related to IS, analytics, and/or cybersecurity.
Relevant teaching experience at the university level, a record of publications in peer-reviewed journals and/or certifications in the field of IS, business analytics, or cybersecurity.
Appalachian State University, located in Boone, North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, prepares students to lead purposeful lives as engaged global citizens who understand their responsibilities in creating a sustainable future for all. The transformational Appalachian experience promotes a spirit of inclusion that brings people together in inspiring ways to acquire and create knowledge, to grow holistically, to act with passion and determination, and embrace diversity and difference. Appalachian enrolls about 18,000 students, has a low faculty-to-student ratio and offers more than 150 undergraduate and graduate majors. It is one of 16 universities in the University of North Carolina system.