The Center for Information Systems and Technology (CISAT) (https://www.cgu.edu/school/center-for-information-systems-and-technology) at Claremont Graduate University (CGU) invites nominations and applications for a tenure-track or tenured faculty member with interests in areas such as Mobile Applications, Data Science, Artificial Intelligence, the Internet of Things, Cybersecurity, and Gamification. The appointment will commence July 1, 2018.
Job Qualifications: Candidates must have or will soon have a doctoral degree; a strong record of scholarship; interest in diverse teaching approaches, students, and populations; and the ability to work with practitioners to arrange and oversee practicums and internships in the focus areas. Specific technical knowledge of one of the four core areas in IS&T (Databases, Software Development, Communications and Networking, IS&T Management) is required. The successful applicant will have a strong track record or impressive promise in mentoring and advising diverse students, especially women and historically under-represented minorities.
The position will include responsibility for teaching graduate courses in CISAT’s master’s and PhD programs, conducting research for publication, supervising doctoral students and participating in CGU’s Transdisciplinary Program. Depending on research interests, an opportunity exists for the faculty member to interface with other CGU programs and schools in the areas of management, applied mathematics, social sciences, public health, public policy, and education. Tenure-track and tenured faculty are eligible for a full-pay one-semester sabbatical leave following six semesters of teaching.
Review of applications will begin in September 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. Applications from women, minorities, and underrepresented populations are especially encouraged. Please send a letter of interest and current curriculum vitae preferably via email to:
Claremont Graduate University is America's only private, graduate-only, research-extensive university. Nestled at the foot of the San Gabriel Mountains about 35 miles east of Los Angeles, CGU is one of seven members of the unique Claremont Colleges Consortium. CGU is known for intimate, transdisciplinary teaching and for research that takes on major challenges facing our region and world.
CGU is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, national or ethnic origin, religion, ancestry, sex, gender identity and expression, age, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, marital status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws in its employment or hiring practices. CGU is committed to increasing the diversity of the campus community and the curriculum. Candidates who can contribute to that goal are encouraged to identify their strengths and experiences in this area via their diversity statements. Applicants who have a demonstrated commitment to issues of diversity and inclusion are particularly encouraged to apply as are individuals who have membership in one or more of the following groups whose underrepresentation in the American professoriate has been severe and longstanding: Alaska Natives, American Indians, Blacks/African Americans, Mexican Americans/Chicanas/Chicanos, Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, Puerto Ricans, and disabled veterans.
Additional Salary Information: Dependent Upon Qualifications
The Claremont Colleges, a consortium of five undergraduate liberal arts colleges, two graduate institutions, and Claremont University Consortium, which provides shared institutional support services, is reminiscent of the Oxford-Cambridge model. The undergraduate colleges include Pomona College, Scripps College, Claremont McKenna College, Harvey Mudd College, and Pitzer College. The two graduate institutions include Claremont Graduate University and Keck Graduate Institute.