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Opening for an Associate and a Full Professor position in the Department of Information Systems & Business Analytics at Deakin University in Melbourne

  • 1.  Opening for an Associate and a Full Professor position in the Department of Information Systems & Business Analytics at Deakin University in Melbourne

    Posted 12-06-2021 05:26

    Deakin Business School is in the top 1% of business schools globally, holding both AACSB and EQUIS accreditations. Our academic staff are engaged in both pure and applied research across the business and law disciplines and are focused on issues which are of relevance to government, business and community organisations. To this end, we actively seek partnerships with these organisations, other like-minded universities and alumni.

    The Information Systems and Business analytics group (ISBA) in Deakin is a leading, interdisciplinary department that focuses on how digital technologies, artificial intelligence and business analytics transform work, facilitate innovation and business decisions in order to guide organizations to success.

    An exciting leadership opportunity is now available to join the the Department where, you will provide outstanding academic leadership in respect of the development of the teaching, research and community engagement activities of the Department. This is a full-time, continuing position based in Melbourne, the cultural capital of Australia, renowned around the world for its relaxed atmosphere, prominent sporting events and festivities, fantastic restaurants, parks and sports clubs, as well as its close proximity to beautiful landscapes and countryside.

    Deakin offers an internationally competitive compensation package that may include a market  loading. Salaries are complemented by employer contributions to retirement savings.

    We also offer a generous relocation package that comprises assistance with housing search and children's schooling search before the appointee arrives.

    To be successful you will:

    • Be a well-rounded scholar with a well-established internationally renowned research record and a demonstrated reputation as an educator.
    • A PhD in Information Systems; Management of Artificial Intelligence and Digital Business or a closely related field.
    • Experience in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and supervision at honours and/or doctoral levels.
    • An established research reputation in internationally recognised research and scholarly publications in the field (e.g., AIS Basket of 8 and/FT or other top journals)
    • Evidence of success in obtaining competitive external research funding (at the more senior academic levels)
    • Commitment to fostering relationships with research, community, industry, government and professional partners and with other higher education institutions.
    • Engagement with external bodies to enhance the national and international standing of the discipline.

    Preliminary interviews with pre-screened candidates will start during the International Conference of Information Systems  #ICIS conference. 

    More details are available in the following links:

    Hind Benbya

    Professor and Head of IS and Business Analytics, Deakin University (Melbourne, Australia)

    Visiting Fellow, Oxford Internet Institute, UK

    Senior Editor, MISQ Executive

    Senior Editor, Journal of the AIS

    Twitter: @HBenbya

    Hind Benbya
    Full Professor
    Deakin University
    (310) 825-7873