The chairperson must be an effective leader, an accomplished and enthusiastic teacher and scholar, and have a broad view of management information systems and its role in the present and future. Responsibilities include administrative and academic leadership; support for excellent education programs and scholarly contribution; teaching at the undergraduate and graduate level; providing service to a range of constituents; and seeking external funding opportunities. The successful candidate will promote accountability through program assessment and accreditation maintenance. The chairperson reports to the Dean of the College, and is expected to work effectively with academic deans, directors, other department chairs, and staff.
The department seeks to attract a culturally and academically diverse faculty of the highest caliber skilled in the scholarship of research, teaching and application of knowledge. The department strongly encourages applicants of women, minorities, and historically underrepresented groups.
Special Instructions To Application:
All applicants must apply online at www.jobs.ecu.edu. Applicants must submit a candidate profile, letter of interest/cover letter; current curriculum vitae, and a list of references with contact information. Original transcripts of highest earned degree for selected candidate will be required prior to employment. Selected candidate will be required to submit three (3) original, signed letters of reference prior to employment.
The chairperson shall possess the credentials, experience, and documented achievements appropriate for appointment as a tenured Associate Professor or Professor in the department, including a PhD or DBA in management information systems or related degree such as but not limited to computer information systems or information systems.
Full time or Part time: Full Time
Position Location (city): Greenville
Position Number: 931029
Organizational Unit Overview:
The College of Business has been AACSB accredited for over 40 years and offers BSBA, MBA and MSA degrees to approximately 4,200 undergraduate and 900 graduate students. Approximately 2000 additional students are completing the business minor. The College of Business includes departments of accounting, finance, marketing and supply chain, management, and management information systems as well as the Miller School of Entrepreneurship and the School of Hospitality Leadership. The College employs approximately 140 faculty members and 45 staff members.
The Department of Management Information Systems within the College of Business has 24 faculty members and offers courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.
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