JOB TITLE Visiting Teaching Professor of Management Information Systems
DEPARTMENT NAME Foisie Business School Operations & Administration
DIVISION NAME Worcester Polytechnic Institute - WPI
JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY
JOB DESCRIPTION The selected faculty member will teach six courses during the academic year, most likely three or four at the graduate level in our MBA, M.S. in Information Technology, or M.S. in Business Analytics program, and two or three in the B.S. in MIS program. Graduate courses meet for three hours one night a week on campus or are delivered online. Undergraduate MIS courses meet twice a week for two hours during the day over a seven-week term. Research, especially that leading to publication in refereed journals, is supported, and encouraged. Rank will be commensurate with experience. Multiple-year contracts will be considered for the appropriate candidate and funding availability. Courses may include: MIS 584, MIS 4084, MIS 502, MIS 581, BUS 3010.
The ideal applicant will have a PhD in MIS or a closely related area with teaching interests related to business analytics. The applicant should be prepared to teach our introductory MIS, Data Analytics, and Business Intelligence courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels. ABDs may be considered.
FLSA STATUS United States of America (Exempt)
WPI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability. We are seeking individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences who will contribute to a culture of creativity and collaboration, inclusion, problem solving and change making.
WPI is a vibrant, active, and diverse community of extraordinary students, world-renowned faculty, and state of the art research facilities. At WPI, we have competitive and comprehensive benefits, including health insurance, long-term care, retirement, tuition assistance, flexible spending accounts, work-life balance and much more.
Diversity & Inclusion at WPI
WPI is committed to creating an inclusive workplace where everyone feels valued and respected; a place where every student, faculty and staff member can be themselves, so that they can study, live, and work comfortably, to reach their full potential, and make meaningful contributions in order to meet departmental and institutional goals. WPI thrives on innovative practice and welcomes diverse perspectives, insight, and people from diverse lived experiences, to enhance the community environment and propel the institution to the next level in a competitive, global marketplace.
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