The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, a four-year undergraduate college of the University of Pittsburgh, invites applications for a non-tenure-track position as Assistant Professor of Business-Management Information Systems, beginning August 2013. Initial appointment is for three years and is renewable. MBA or MS with concentration in Information Systems or related degree required; minimum two years teaching experience at the undergraduate level; minimum two years professional experience in IS/IT.
Teaching load is four courses (12 credits) per semester. Applicants should have teaching interest and capacity in Introduction to Business Information Systems, Database Management, Systems Analysis and Design, and Project Management. Additionally, Computer Hardware and Operating Systems, Mobile Apps Development, Advanced Database Technologies, Web Design, and Graphics Design would be desirable. Candidates should also exhibit enthusiasm for and proficiency in teaching undergraduates, show potential for research and professional development, and be willing to participate in all phases of departmental, divisional, and college activities.
Business is a four-year baccalaureate program that offers concentrations in accounting (financial and managerial), finance, management (general and human resources), management information systems, and marketing. Introductory courses in Information Systems are taken by all Business majors.
To apply, candidates should send current curriculum vitae; a statement about teaching and research interests as specifically related to Pitt-Johnstown and its program; current official undergraduate and graduate transcripts; and any materials related to their teaching experience, including recent course syllabi, assignments, and student opinion surveys. Applicants should also arrange to have three current original letters of reference sent directly to the search committee. All materials should be sent by January 15, 2013 to:
Department of Business
University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown
450 Schoolhouse Road
Johnstown PA 15904
Candidate screening will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Pitt-Johnstown is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, and encourages women and minority group members to apply.