[AISWorld] Tenure-track position: Assistant Professor of IS and Data Analytics at CSU Monterey Bay

Babita Gupta bgupta at csumb.edu
Sun Nov 19 20:34:34 EST 2017

POSITION: Assistant Professor of Information Systems and Data Analytics

COLLEGE: Business
TYPE: Tenure Track (ABD can apply)

The College of Business (COB) at California State University, Monterey Bay
(CSUMB) seeks outstanding candidates for a tenure-track Assistant Professor
position in Information Systems and Data Analytics, beginning Fall 2018.

CSUMB is the 21st campus of the CSU system and provides over 7,000 students
an extraordinary opportunity to learn on a residential campus just one mile
from the shores of the beautiful Monterey Bay. Its diverse student body
receives personal attention in small classes while pursuing degrees in 25
undergraduate and eight graduate majors. In 2013, the President of the
University formed the College of Business (COB) with one of the primary
goals being the pursuit of accreditation by AACSB International. In 2015,
the COB moved into a new state-of-the-art building to serve its more than
1,000 undergraduate students enrolled in two B.S. degree programs: 1)
Business Administration and 2) Sustainable Hospitality Management. The
online MBA has over 200 graduate students and is the largest graduate
program on campus. The COB also hosts the Institute for Innovation &
Economic Development (iiED) and is a partner in the Small Business
Development Center.

College of Business IS faculty members have published in journals such as
the Communications of the Association for Information Systems, the Journal
of Strategic Information Systems, Communications of the ACM, the Journal of
Computer Information Systems, Computers & Security, the Journal of
Electronic Commerce Research, and the Journal of Industrial Management and
Data System.


·        Teaching 8 credits per semester for the first two years and
thereafter teaching 12 credits per semester of undergraduate and graduate
level courses.
·         Facilitating engaged learning to promote student success in an
outcomes-based education environment.
·         Developing an effective curriculum, benchmarking the best
teaching practices of information systems and analytics in higher education.
·         Maintaining Scholarly Academic (SA) status consistent with AACSB
standards through continuous scholarly activities.
·         Participating actively and exercising collaborative peer
leadership in college-level and university-level administrative committees.
·         Using your academic training and experience to serve the
profession and the public and to contribute to the CSUMB Vision.
·         Willing to mentor students and enable their career goals through
introductions and referrals to firms in the information systems and data
analytics fields.


·       PhD in information systems or data analytics or related field by
the time of appointment from a regionally and/or AACSB accredited doctoral
·         Teaching excellence at the undergraduate level and the potential
to teach at the graduate level.
·        Ability to teach a range of courses effectively, primarily in
information systems and analytics at the undergraduate and graduate levels
and in various delivery modalities (face-to-face, hybrid, fully online).
·         Ability to regularly publish research in relevant peer‐reviewed
·         Good interpersonal skills and ability to collaborate with
·      Sensitivity in working with an ethnically and culturally diverse
campus community and business community.
·         Ability to work with the business community to further the goals
of the students, college, and university.


·         Work experience in business, information systems, or data
·         Demonstrated leadership skills.
·        Demonstrated specialty in big data, data analytics, business
analytics, operations analytics, or accounting/finance analytics.
·         Since CSUMB’s business community is composed in large part of
agriculture, hospitality, and small businesses, knowledge and experience
with these stakeholders are preferred.


The person holding this position is considered a "mandated reporter" under
the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to
comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a
condition of employment.


A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed
satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the
CSU.  Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect
the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU
employees who apply for the position.

SCREENING BEGINS:       12/1/2017

APPOINTMENT DATE:       Fall 2018

APPLY:  For full consideration, submit a complete application including a
cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of research and teaching
interests, a published work that best represents your current research
profile, and teaching evaluations. This position is a full-time, tenure
track position and is open until filled. All prospective applicants must
apply online at: http://csumb.peopleadmin.com/postings/3629

For priority consideration, completed applications must be received by
screening deadline of Thursday, November 30, 2017, although position is
open until filled.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. California State
University, Monterey Bay is committed to the principle of equity in
employment and offers equal employment opportunities to qualified

BENEFITS <https://csumb.edu/up/benefits>

CAMPUS HOUSING <https://csumb.edu/corporation/employee-housing?_search=cehi>

ABOUT CSUMB <https://csumb.edu/about>
Babita Gupta, Ph.D.
Professor of Information Systems
Director of AACSB Accreditation
College of Business
California State University Monterey Bay
Room 326, Gambord BIT Building, Seaside, CA 93955
Phone: 831-582-4186 <(831)%20582-4186>

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