The University of Arizona Management Information Systems (MIS) Department is
recruiting tenure-track faculty for the 2024-2025 academic year. To apply
for the position please follow the link:
Preference will be given to candidates with outstanding research and
teaching capabilities that align well with the MIS department's various
areas of research and teaching (e.g., analytics, cybersecurity, AI, and
healthcare). Qualifications depend on the rank being sought, but all require
an active research agenda with an ability to publish in top academic
outlets. A demonstrated ability to and/or interest in obtaining extramural
funding is a plus, though not a requirement of the position.
With a strong national and international reputation as an agile, innovative,
and research oriented department, MIS is well poised to meet the challenge
of serving the evolving research, learning, service, and teaching needs of a
premier 21st century discipline.
The MIS Department is one of the six academic departments in the Eller
College of Management at the University of Arizona. Founded in 1974, the
department was a pioneer in defining and advancing the field of Information
Systems. Since its inception, the MIS Department has made outstanding
contributions to the field, both by creating relevant and impactful research
and by offering leading edge educational programs. The department has
well-established and highly successful research centers that have generated
over $100M in funded research projects since the 1980's. MIS faculty members
have also been successful with technology transfer initiatives through
successful commercialization of their research. The department has been
ranked in the top 5 in the field of information systems for over 30 years.
The MIS Department offers undergraduate, masters, and PhD programs in MIS.
Over 5,000 students, including 300 PhD students, have graduated from these
programs. US News & World Report currently ranks the undergraduate program
#5 and the MS program #3 among all universities. The MIS Department is also
home to multiple research centers including the Artificial Intelligence Lab,
the Center for the Management of Information, and the INSITE Business
Intelligence and Analytics Center.
The faculty member will teach courses at the graduate and undergraduate
levels and contribute to mentoring students, including those from
underrepresented backgrounds. The faculty member will also participate in
outreach and contribute to departmental, college, and university service. In
these and other ways, the faculty member will help to develop innovative
approaches to enhancing student engagement, increasing diversity, and
expanding collaborations with community and business partners. The Eller
College of Management and the MIS Department are committed to the principles
and practices of Inclusive Excellence, the UA's diversity and inclusiveness
strategic approach to campus diversity.
Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans;
life insurance and disability programs; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the
employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans;
access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!
The University of Arizona has been listed by Forbes as one of America's Best
Employers in the United States and WorldatWork and the Arizona Department of
Health Services have recognized us for our innovative work-life programs.
For more information about working at the University of Arizona and
relocation services, please <http://www.whyua.arizona.edu/> click here.
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