McDevitt Visiting Assistant Professor - Information Systems
Le Moyne College
November 9, 2017
Syracuse, New York
Higher Education Institution
Le Moyne College, a Jesuit coeducational institution of 2800 undergraduate and 800 graduate students in Syracuse, New York, solicits applications for a 2- year McDevitt Visiting Assistant Professor in the Information Systems (IS) programs in the Madden School of Business beginning in August 2018. Candidates must teach, must publish discipline-based or basic research in peer-reviewed journals, and must participate actively in the mission and processes of the Madden School of Business and of Le Moyne College. Our new colleague will teach a full (3-3) course load; will publish their scholarly and intellectual contributions in peer-reviewed journals; will advise students; will participate in college and school service activities; and will connect students and the College to professional opportunities and external organizations.
At Le Moyne College, the McDevitt Center provides unique opportunities for Le Moyne students to actively lead and engage in scholarly research. Students are currently pursuing research in autonomous systems, augmented reality, real-time location system architectures, unstructured and structured Big Data analysis, health information systems interoperability, and are studying trust and transparency in next generation technology and systems. An interest in mentoring and directing McDevitt Information Systems Research Fellows is required for the McDevitt Visiting Assistant Professor in Information Systems position.
Le Moyne College is a diverse learning community that strives for academic excellence in the Catholic and Jesuit tradition through its comprehensive programs rooted in the liberal arts and sciences. Its emphasis is on education of the whole person and on the search for meaning and value as integral parts of intellectual life. Le Moyne College seeks to prepare its graduates for leadership and service in their personal and professional lives to promote a more just society. The College has been consistently recognized by U.S. News and World Report in their ‘Strong Commitment to Undergraduate Teaching’ category. The Le Moyne College Information Systems program is currently ranked #18th nationally by U.S. News and World Report for Undergraduate MIS programs.
Le Moyne’s Madden School of Business is the newest of the Jesuit colleges and universities to be accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) (2009), and is deeply committed to the Jesuit ideals of intellectual rigor, cura personalis (care of the whole person), and service for others. The Madden School prepares students for meaningful and productive careers as managers and professionals in service to others through full-time and part-time M.B.A. and M.S. Information Systems programs, as well as undergraduate majors in Information Systems, Marketing, Management and Leadership, Human Resource Management, Finance, and Business Analytics, and a joint major with Computer Science. More information about our programs can be found at http://www.lemoyne.edu/Learn/Colleges-Schools-Centers/Madden-School-of-Business/Undergraduate-Programs/Information-Systems
Questions about this position may be directed to Martha Grabowski, Search Committee Chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org(link sends e-mail). Documentation may also be submitted by mail to: Amy Zubieta, Le Moyne College, 1419 Salt Springs Road, Grewen Hall, 2nd Floor (Human Resources), Attn: McDevitt Information Systems Search, Syracuse, New York 13214.
Le Moyne College is an equal opportunity employer and encourages women, persons of color, and Jesuits to apply. Visit our web page at www.lemoyne.edu.
For the McDevitt Visiting Assistant Information Systems position, a doctoral degree in Information Systems, Business Analytics, or a closely related field is required, and candidates must demonstrate ongoing academic and/or professional engagement activities by participating in (1) scholarly activities leading to the production of peer-reviewed scholarship, (2) relevant, active editorships with academic journals or other business publications, (3) service on editorial boards or committees, and/or (4) leadership positions, participation in recognized academic societies and associations, research awards, academic fellow status, and invited presentations, among other activities.
We are primarily interested in a colleague with teaching and research interests in enterprise systems, business intelligence, supply chain, business analytics and/or human-computer interaction. Background or interest in emerging and growing fields of study, including data science, marketing analytics, distributed systems, Big Data, structured and unstructured data analytics, risk management and/or health or accounting information systems, would be welcomed. A strong interest in undergraduate and graduate teaching at a liberal arts institution is essential.
About Le Moyne College
Le Moyne College, Syracuse, New York, is one of 28 Catholic, Jesuit colleges and universities in the United States, Le Moyne was the first to open as a co-educational institution. Since its founding in 1946, the College has modeled and strengthened the 476-year-old Jesuit tradition. Today, Le Moyne enrolls approximately 2,785 undergraduate and 534 graduate students from 33 states and 35 countries.
Le Moyne College is a diverse learning community that strives for academic excellence in the Catholic and Jesuit tradition through its comprehensive programs rooted in the liberal arts and sciences. Its emphasis is on education of the whole person and on the search for meaning and value as integral parts of the intellectual life. Le Moyne College seeks to prepare its members for leadership and service in their personal and professional lives to promote a more just society.
For information about us, please visit http://www.lemoyne.edu.