Term Instructor/Assistant Professor of ISOM

Fairfax, VA
Mar 08, 2017
Jul 26, 2017
Education, Research
Full Time

Job Category : Instructional or Research Faculty

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Salary : Commensurate with education and experience.

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Term Instructor/Assistant Professor of ISOM

The George Mason University Information Systems and Operations Management (ISOM) Area, within the School of Business, seeks applicants for a Term Instructor/Assistant Professor (nontenure-track) to begin August 2017 to meet teaching needs primarily in the Management Information Systems (MIS) discipline. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Masons academic and culturally inclusive environment.

The school seeks applicants who aspire to an academic career with a primary focus on teaching. The initial appointment will be for August 2017-May 2018. Subsequent renewals are based on performance, programmatic needs and budgetary constraints. This is a full-time position with benefits. Rank assignment is contingent on level and type of experience and education. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Mason will not be able to sponsor candidates for a work visa.

Responsibilities: Teaching load for this position will be 4:4. There is opportunity for teaching in summer for extra compensation. Other responsibilities include service to the ISOM area, School of Business and the university--such as student mentoring, committees, and interfacing with students and the business community.

Required Qualifications: * MS in MIS or related discipline; * Possess professional credentials to effectively teach undergraduate MIS; * Good citizenship in terms of service is critical as is the ability to work well with colleagues; * Ability to teach the business core MIS undergraduate course (MIS 301/303); and * Ability to teach Microsoft Access and Excel.

Preferred Qualifications: * Ph.D. in MIS or related discipline; * One or more years of experience in teaching a wide variety of courses among the core and elective MIS courses in the undergraduate ISOM major; and * Ability to teach a variety of undergraduate and graduate courses in MBA/MSM/MSTM.

The School of Business: Dedicated to excellence in teaching and research, the School of Business educates future business leaders through world-class, innovative academic programs and strategic business partnerships. Ranked among the top 100 undergraduate business school programs and part-time M.B.A. programs by the U.S. News and World Report, the School of Business is accredited in both business and accounting by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International. Faculty are deeply engaged in the regional, national and international business communities; and their academic expertise combined with real-world experience provides a bridge in the classroom from academic theory to business practice.

George Mason University: George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with global distinction in a range of academic fields. Located in northern Virginia near Washington, D.C., Mason provides students access to diverse cultural experiences and the most sought-after internships and employers in the country. Mason offers strong undergraduate and graduate degree programs in engineering and information technology, business, organizational psychology, health care, and visual and performing arts. With Mason professors conducting groundbreaking research in areas such as climate change, public policy, and the biosciences, George Mason University is a leading example of the modern, public university.

Special Instructions : For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number F7830z at http://jobs.gmu.edu/; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, CV, and a list of three professional references with contact information.

In the cover letter, candidates should identify their preferred courses from the slate of undergraduate MIS courses, and the relevant graduate courses if applicable. A description of courses and recent syllabi can be found at: * Undergraduate MIS courses: http://business.gmu.edu/undergraduate/courses/; * M.S. in Technology Management courses: http://business.gmu.edu/masters-in-technology-management/curriculum/; * M.B.A.: http://business.gmu.edu/mba-programs/curriculum/courses-syllabi/; and * Information about the ISOM Area may be found at: http://business.gmu.edu/undergraduate/majors/isom/

Review of applications will begin on April 6, 2017, and continue until the position is filled.

MasonAd : Great Careers Begin at Mason!

George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report Up and Coming spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.

Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Masons diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.

If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at jobs.gmu.edu/!

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Equity Statement : George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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