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Assistant Professor of Computer Information Systems NOV #33-962b

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Position Information

Position Title Assistant Professor of Computer Information Systems NOV #33-962b
Faculty NOV Number 33-962b
Job Description

The College of Business at West Texas A&M University invites applications for the position Assistant Professor of Computer Information Systems available August 2017.

West Texas A&M University is located on a 170-acre campus in Canyon, Texas with two additional support center facilities in neighboring Amarillo, Texas. University enrollment is approximately 10,000 students, which includes approximately 1,250 undergraduate and 1,350 graduate students in the AACSB-Accredited College of Business.

The position includes teaching, research, and service responsibilities. Typical teaching load is three courses (two preparations) per semester.

Necessary Qualifications

Competitive candidates must have a Ph.D. in Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems, Computer Science, or closely related by time of appointment. Candidates should have strong leadership and interpersonal skills, initiative, and the ability to work in a student-centered environment.

The successful candidate must demonstrate commitment to quality teaching in both the traditional classroom and online formats, and engage in scholarly activity consistent with AACSB accreditation.

Minimum Skills Required No Minimum Skills Test Required
Preferred Qualifications

Preference is given to candidates with the ability to teach and conduct research in at least one of the following areas: Database, Software Development, Cybersecurity, Management Information Systems, and/or Project Management.

Significant experience with student advising and program assessment preferred.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applications will be reviewed immediately and continue until the position is filled. A complete application must include a curriculum vita listing three references. Transcripts of all academic work are required for finalists and requested of applicants. Send materials via e-mail to: COBsearch@wtamu.edu.

COB Search Committee
College of Business
WTAMU Box 60768
Canyon, Texas 79016
Phone: 806-651-2530

A criminal history report will be obtained on position finalists.

Texas law requires that males age 18 through 25 be properly registered with the Selective Service System in order to be eligible for employment.

West Texas A&M University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.

Pay Rate Anticipated salary is approximately $96,000 per nine-month appointment with additional compensation available for teaching in a summer session.
Pay Basis Annually
Job Category Faculty
Job Type Full-Time

Posting Detail Information

Open Date 07/14/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled

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