The Assistant Professor is a member of the ranked faculty with an intermediate academic rank who has demonstrated achievement in the areas of teaching, research, and professional service appropriate to the discipline. The Assistant Professor’s teaching responsibilities are assigned by the academic department head and may include serving as an academic advisor. The Assistant Professor engages in scholarly activities beyond those associated with teaching and is expected to demonstrate professional productivity in research, based upon the availability of resources and consistent with the mission of the University.
Description of Primary Duties:
- Engage iin high-quality teaching and research in one or more of the following areas is required—Database, Cybersecurity, Programming/Software Development, Web Application Development, Mobile Application Development, Networking/IT Infrastructure, Cloud Computing, or Enterprise IT Architecture. Teaching will include graduate and undergraduate courses, in both online and face-to-face settings.
-Engagement with the Department's student organization and facilitating a work environment that encourages knowledge of, respect for, and development of skills to engage with those of other cultures or backgrounds.
- Engage in service to the Department, College, and University.
- Facilitate a work environment that encourages knowledge of, respect for, and development of skills to engage with those of other cultures or backgrounds.
Minimum Acceptable Qualifications:
The minimum acceptable qualifications for the position of Assistant Professor are prescribed in the Faculty Handbook. The ability to develop knowledge of, respect for, and skills to engage with those of other cultures or backgrounds is required.
- An earned Ph.D. or D.B.A. from an AACSB or ABET accredited institution in Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems, or a closely related field at the time of appointment.
- Evidence of the potential for high quality teaching and research in one or more of the following areas is also required—Database, Cybersecurity, Programming/Software Development, Web Application Development, Mobile Application Development, Networking/IT Infrastructure, Cloud Computing, or Enterprise IT Architecture.
Missouri State University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity institution. The University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and inclusive faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from women, persons from underrepresented ethnic and racial groups, individuals with disabilities and covered veterans.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
First date of consideration will be July 1, 2017. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.
Management and Information Technology is recruiting for five positions and is recruiting at the Instructor, Assistant and Associate Professor rank. Positions may be filled at the same rank.
The Instructor position can be found at http://jobs.missouristate.edu/postings/34192
The Associate Professor position can be found at http://jobs.missouristate.edu/postings/34160
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