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ASSISTANT / ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Candidates seeking consideration must apply at http://jobs.uwm.edu/postings/26506 and submit application materials electronically to address the Required and Preferred Qualifications in their application materials. In instances where the Search and Screen Committee is unable to ascertain from the candidates’ application materials whether he/she meets any of the qualifications, they may be evaluated as not meeting such qualifications. Please include: cover letter, curriculum vitae, list of courses taught, teaching evaluations, and information relative to dissertation status and anticipated schedule for completion, if applicable. Please also provide a list of three references with contact information to include postal addresses, e-mail, and telephone numbers. This is a continuous recruitment. The Search Committee will review applications beginning October 02, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. However, applications received after October 01, 2017, may not receive consideration.

Position Information

Posting Details

Official Job Title ASSISTANT / ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR
Working Title: ASSISTANT / ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR - ITM
Position Number 00004697; 01237104
Division B12 Sheldon B Lubar School of Business
Department B1224 MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS
Position Type Faculty
Appointment Type Tenured Faculty, Tenure Track Faculty
FLSA Status Exempt
Percent 100
Posting Type Faculty
Introduction (Description of School/College/Dept/Program)

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is a premier public urban university committed to academic excellence. One of the nation’s top 115 research universities, UWM has earned the R1 rating for a research institution from the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. The campus is located in the commercial and industrial hub of Wisconsin in a pleasant residential neighborhood only a few blocks from Lake Michigan. UW-Milwaukee is one of the two doctoral campuses in the 26-campus University of Wisconsin System with a student enrollment close to 28,000. The Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business is accredited by AACSB International. It offers BBA, MBA, Executive MBA, MS and PhD degree programs and our MBA and undergraduate programs are ranked regionally and nationally for excellence. Further information is available at our Web site: http://www.lubar.uwm.edu/

Job Summary

The Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee invites applications for an Assistant and an Assistant / Associate Professor in Information Technology Management to begin in Fall 2018.

The primary responsibilities in this position will be to provide high quality research for publication in top-tier business journals and teaching excellence in the Lubar School of Business. Additionally, the selected candidate will contribute to the mission of the Lubar School by engaging with, mentoring, and advising students, by providing service to the area, School, and University through committee service and other shared governance activities, and by enhancing the School’s strong linkages with the business community.

Minimum Qualifications

Qualified candidates for both positions will possess a Ph.D. in Business or a closely related field, majoring in Information Technology Management (ITM)/Management Information Systems (MIS) or a related area and must have a strong interest in teaching courses in Information Technology Management, including Enterprise Resource Planning/SAP.

Candidates interested in the Assistant Professor tenure-track appointment will possess a recent Ph.D. or anticipate completion by August 2018. Qualifications also required for the Assistant Professor include the potential for high-impact research and the capacity for teaching excellence.

Associate Professor Candidates will need to meet the tenure criteria for the rank of Associate Professor with qualifications that include a record of exceptional quality research published in top peer-reviewed journals and demonstrated record of teaching excellence.

Preferred Qualifications

Preference will be given to the Assistant Professor candidates who possess excellent communication skills as evidenced in teaching evaluations, along with an ability to work collegially and collaboratively within the university and the business community.

Preference will be given to Associate Professor Candidates with excellent communication skills as documented in teaching evaluations, along with experience in guiding doctoral students and interfacing effectively with the business community.

Application Instructions

Candidates seeking consideration must apply at http://jobs.uwm.edu/postings/26506 and submit application materials electronically to address the Required and Preferred Qualifications in their application materials. In instances where the Search and Screen Committee is unable to ascertain from the candidates’ application materials whether he/she meets any of the qualifications, they may be evaluated as not meeting such qualifications.
Please include: cover letter, curriculum vitae, list of courses taught, teaching evaluations, and information relative to dissertation status and anticipated schedule for completion, if applicable. Please also provide a list of three references with contact information to include postal addresses, e-mail, and telephone numbers.

This is a continuous recruitment. The Search Committee will review applications beginning October 02, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. However, applications received after October 01, 2017, may not receive consideration.

Application Deadline
Continuous (Open Until Filled?) Yes
If Continuous, Initial Review Date 10/02/2017
Position Contact Name Atish Sinha
Contact Phone 414-229-3301
Contact Email sinha@uwm.edu
Application Notes

For this position, applicants are required to apply online. UWM will not consider paper, emailed or faxed applications. Additionally, applicants must complete all required fields and attach any required documents. The process is complete when the message “Your application has been submitted” is displayed and you receive a confirmation number.

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  3. References
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document 1
  2. Other Document 2
  3. Other Document 3

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