[AISWorld] MIS Position - University of Missouri-Kansas City

Ward, Sidne G. WardS at umkc.edu
Mon Jul 13 13:29:48 EDT 2015

***with apologies for cross posting***

Assistant / Associate Professor
Management Information Systems
Department of Management

The Henry W. Bloch School of Management at the University of Missouri-Kansas City invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant or Associate position in Management Information Systems to begin Fall 2016. Individuals with interests in business analytics are especially encouraged to apply.  Candidates are expected to have outstanding research and teaching credentials or demonstrated potential. The position requires an earned doctorate in Information Systems or a related field before the initial appointment. Teaching opportunities include advanced undergraduate, graduate, and executive courses. Salary and research support are competitive.

Department faculty will be attending the Americas Conference on Information Systems in Puerto Rico and the Academy of Management meeting in Vancouver. Please e-mail a letter of interest and curriculum vita by July 31 to Susan Mott (motts at umkc.edu<mailto:motts at umkc.edu>), Administrative Assistant for the Department of Management, Henry W. Bloch School of Management, if you are interested in meeting with department faculty at one of the meetings. See below for details on the formal search process.

The Bloch School excels in innovative undergraduate, graduate and executive education. The School's recently revised BBA, part-time MBA, and EMBA programs, along with a new intensive full-time MBA program this fall and MS degrees, are strong offerings attracting regional, national, and international candidates.

The Henry W. Bloch School of Management is endowed by Henry W. Bloch, founder of H&R Block.  Kansas City is headquarters for many major corporations, including Sprint, Cerner, Garmin, DST Systems, Hallmark, H&R Block, American Century Investment Management, and several foundations. The strong connections between the region's business community and Bloch provide opportunities for students, faculty, and business leaders to interact. The Kansas City metropolitan area is also well known for its reasonable cost of living, enriched quality of life, financially supportive donors, and excellent elementary and secondary school options. The greater Kansas City area has all of the amenities expected of an outstanding metropolitan area, including professional sports teams and world-class arts organizations.

UMKC enrolls approximately 15,000 students. The Bloch School has almost 1,900 students, more than 50 full-time faculty, and excellent technology resources.  The School offers instruction at the undergraduate, graduate, executive, and doctoral levels.  Its business and public administration programs are accredited by AACSB International and NASPAA, respectively.

Application Instructions

The position is listed online at: http://www.umkc.edu/hr/career-opportunities/default.asp . (Under Job Posting Search: Academic: Teaching or Research; ID# 9017). For questions concerning the position contact Susan Mott (motts at umkc.edu<mailto:motts at umkc.edu>), Administrative Assistant for the Department of Management, Henry W. Bloch School of Management. Review of applications is continuing and will continue until the position is filled.

To assure full consideration, applications should include a personal letter of interest describing the candidate's ability to meet the stated qualifications for the position, curriculum vitae, and names and contact information of at least three references.  References will not be contacted without permission of the candidate.

Applicants must combine all application materials (personal letter of interest with accompanying curriculum vitae and list of references) into one PDF or Microsoft Word document and upload as a resume attachment. Limit document name to 50 characters and do not include special characters (e.g., /, &, %, etc.) in file name. Maximum file size limit is 11MB.
For questions about the online application process, please call (816) 235-1621, or if you are experiencing technical problems, please call (855) 524-0002.

Equal Employment Opportunity
UMKC is an equal access, equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that is fully committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. Equal Opportunity is and shall be provided for all employees and applicants for employment on the basis of their demonstrated ability and competence without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status. For more information, call the Vice Chancellor - Human Resources at 816-235-1621.

To request ADA accommodations, please call the Director of Affirmative Action at 816-235-1323.

Sidne G. Ward, Ph.D.
Director - Global Management Education Initiatives, Bloch School
Chair-Department of Management
Associate Professor of Information Systems

wards at umkc.edu<mailto:wards at umkc.edu>
phone: +1-816-235-2321
fax: +1-816-235-6506
office: Bloch Heritage Hall, Room 321

Department of Management
Henry W. Bloch School of Management
University of Missouri-Kansas City
5110 Cherry St.
Kansas City, MO 64110

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