[AISWorld] Position Announcement: Professor in Information Systems - University of Canterbury (New Zealand)

Annette Mills annette.mills at canterbury.ac.nz
Wed Jul 8 00:05:01 EDT 2015

Professor of Information Systems (University of Canterbury, New Zealand)
Department of Accounting and Information Systems, College of Business and Law
The Department of Accounting and Information Systems (ACIS) at the University of Canterbury invites applications for the continuing/tenured position of Professor of Information Systems. ACIS is part of the College of Business and Law, and is one of the leading business departments within New Zealand. The College of Business and Law  is accredited by the top business school accrediting bodies – AACSB  and AMBA.

The successful candidate will be a senior academic with proven strategic leadership, management and development abilities. This appointment offers an opportunity to take on leadership responsibilities at the Department and College level in mentoring staff and postgraduate students; developing key relationships between academics, departments within the University and external stakeholders.

Candidates will be expected to demonstrate evidence of academic leadership, successful supervision of doctoral students, significant and current record of publications in top international journals, curriculum design and delivery, and high quality teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate level.

The University of Canterbury is committed to promoting a world-class learning environment through research and teaching excellence, and has a vision statement of “People Prepared to Make a Difference”. You will have the opportunity to work alongside members of a diverse academic community and enrich your own professional and personal development. The department of ACIS also provides a vibrant and collegial environment, internal research funding and study leave.

Christchurch is the largest city in the South Island and one of New Zealand’s three main centres. It has a temperate climate, with low rainfall and plenty of sunshine. The city is close to both the mountains and the sea, offering a huge range of recreational options including climbing, hiking, mountain biking, skiing, sailing, surfing, kayaking and much more.

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For information about the range of benefits in joining UC please visit us online at: http://www.canterbury.ac.nz/joinus

The closing date for this position is: Sunday, 26 July 2015

Applications for this position should include a cover letter, resume and any additional attachments combined into one document and submitted online. Applicants should include in their curriculum vitae, a statement clearly addressing the selection criteria as outlined in the Person Specification, summaries of evaluations of recent teaching, details of research activities and publications, and the names of three referees.

Enquiries of an academic nature should be made to Associate Professor Maree Chetwin (Head of ACIS Department) by email at maree.chetwin at canterbury.ac.nz<mailto:maree.chetwin at canterbury.ac.nz>

Internal candidates should apply via the Careers option in Employee Self-Service: https://ucpeople.canterbury.ac.nz

The University of Canterbury is an EEO employer and actively seeks to meet its obligation under the Treaty of Waitangi.


Annette Mills | Associate Professor, Information Systems Group | Dept of Accounting and Information Systems | College of Business and Law | University of Canterbury, Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha, Private Bag 4800 | Christchurch, 8140, NEW ZEALAND | Ph: ++643-364-2625 | website: www.acis.canterbury.ac.nz<http://www.acis.canterbury.ac.nz/> | email:annette.mills at canterbury.ac.nz

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