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Job annoucement, Lecturer, University of Georgia

  • 1.  Job annoucement, Lecturer, University of Georgia

    Posted 27 days ago

    The Department of Management Information Systems in the Terry College of Business at The University of Georgia invites applications for a full-time non-tenure track faculty position at the lecturer level, beginning August 2021 to teach classes in data analytics and green IS/energy informatics.

    Candidates should have earned their Ph.D. in Information Systems or a related discipline from an AACSB accredited university or international equivalent by August 1, 2021. Candidates should also have demonstrated an ability to teach data analytics at the undergraduate or graduate level, and should have successfully taught at least two classes in the past four years in this area. Moreover, candidates should have an interest in becoming proficient in teaching our very popular elective in Energy Informatics.  The normal teaching load is eight, 3-credit classes per academic year.

     

    The position is subject to annual renewal based on performance, and promotion to Senior Lecturer is possible after six years of service. For information regarding the requirements for each faculty rank, please see the University of Georgia Guidelines for Appointment and Promotion of Lecturers (https://provost.uga.edu/policies/appointment-promotion-and-tenure/guidelines-for-appointment-andpromotion-of-lecturers/). 

     

    The Management Information Systems Department offers the following degrees: on-campus Ph.D., online Master of Business & Technology, and on-campus BBA in MIS. In addition, the Terry College of Business offers an on-campus MBA degree, an on-campus Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA), and off-campus Executive/Professional MBA degrees.

     

    The Management Information Systems Department is consistently ranked highly nationally and internationally for both its programs and its scholarly productivity. Faculty hold editorial positions at the premier information systems journals, and current and emeritus faculty include multiple AIS Fellows and two AIS Leo Award winners.

     

    The University of Georgia is the State of Georgia's flagship university, located in historic Athens, sixty miles from Atlanta. Athens is well known for its quality of life including dining, entertainment and the arts, and outdoor activities. More information regarding the Terry College of Business and the Management Information Systems Department is available at www.terry.uga.edu.

     

    Interested candidates should upload a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a teaching philosophy statement, evidence of teaching excellence, and contact information for 3 references to https://www.ugajobsearch.com/postings/182945 by February 28, 2021 to ensure full consideration. The department will reach out to your references at the appropriate time in the process.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until position is filled. We will be conducting initial interviews over Skype.  Questions about the position can be directed to the search committee chair, Dr. Richard Watson (rwatson@uga.edu).

     

    We are unable to offer sponsorships for U.S. non-immigrant or immigrant visas for this position. You must hold valid work authorization in the U.S. or be a U.S. permanent resident or U.S. citizen in order to apply.

     

    The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.  Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact Central UGA HR (hrweb@uga.edu). Please do not contact the department or search committee with such requests.