Postdoctoral Research Assoc

University of North Texas System

Denton, TX

Job posting number: #7068772

Posted: August 11, 2020

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Department Summary
The Department of Information Technology and Decision Sciences (ITDS) is comprised of two academic disciplines, Information Systems and Management Science. The ITDS department has 26 research and teaching faculty whose mission is to conduct cutting edge research and prepare the next generation of information systems, management science, and business analytics professionals. Our department offers degrees at the bachelors, masters, and PhD levels. Four of our degrees are STEM-designated — BS in IS and BBA. MBA, and MS in Business Analytics. ITDS has a long track record of producing well-prepared, motivated, and, ultimately, successful business professionals and academicians.

Position Summary
Basic job functions are (1) to teach undergraduate and/or graduate IS/BA/DA/DS/MS courses and develop such courses and/or curriculum, (2) to conduct high-quality research in IS/BA/DA/DS/MS or closely related fields independently and with faculty colleagues and/or doctoral students, (3) to advise, mentor, and recruit students, and (4) to render service to the department, college, university, and profession commensurate with their rank.

Minimum Qualifications
The successful candidate will have a PhD in Information Systems (IS), Business Analytics/Data Analytics/Decision Sciences/Management Science (BA/DA/DS/MS), or a closely related discipline; experience effectively teaching undergraduate and/or graduate IS/BA/DA/DS/MS courses; and a proven ability to conduct research and publish in high-quality academic journals and/or conferences. Doctorate must be awarded from an AASCB or similarly accredited institution.

Preferred Qualifications
Excellent teaching and research productivity are key. A proven ability to conduct research and publish in top-quality (i.e., ABDC A*/A) IS/BA/DA/DS/MS academic journals. Experience obtaining research grants and other funding is desirable. Also desirable is significant work experience in a closely related field.

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Area of Specialty
Security Sensitive This is a security sensitive position.
EEO Statement
The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.



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