Advertised Employing Department: Supply Chain and Information Systems
Summary of Duties and Responsibilities:
The Department of Supply Chain and Information Systems within the Debbie and Jerry Ivy College of Business invites applications with a rich background in business analytics and a desire to facilitate interactions between industry and students and faculty. This position is a term faculty position with the possibility of renewal. Specific duties may include:
Working with partner organizations to solve business analytics challenges
Providing thought leadership in business analytics (demonstrated through the creation of white papers, blog posts, technical reports, and other forms of intellectual contribution)
Teaching business analytics and information systems courses
Representing the College and the University in business analytics councils and professional organizations
Assisting in the organization and execution of the annual Business Analytics Symposium
Other duties as assigned
Required Education and Experience:
Candidates must have a Master's degree in information systems, computer science, statistics, mathematics, engineering, or a related discipline.
The candidate must have at least five years professional experience solving business problems using a variety of analytical techniques, including, but not limited to, statistical and mathematical modeling techniques, machine learning techniques, linear and nonlinear optimization techniques, and simulation studies.
For a senior ranking, candidates must have 6 years experience at an institution of higher education.
Must meet the college's faculty qualification standards for AACSB Accreditation.
Preferred Education and Experience:
Candidates are preferred to have a doctoral degree in information systems, computer science, statistics, mathematics, engineering, or a related discipline.
Certifications such as the Certified Analytics Professional or the various SAS certifications are also desirable.
Teaching experience with a high degree of student-industry interaction.
The University is in the process of implementing a policy change to allow academic departments to offer rank within a
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