PROFESSOR OF BUSINESS ANALYTICS
Job posting number: #7070322
Posted: September 25, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Job DescriptionPOSITION SUMMARY:
The Wisconsin School of Business seeks a full-time, nine-month, tenure track appointment to begin August 23, 2021, or later. The position would be responsible for teaching graduate and undergraduate students in Business Analytics and related fields at the Wisconsin School of Business, conducting scholarly research and performing service. The position will ultimately reside in a single academic department (https://wsb.wisc.edu/faculty-research/academic-departments) based on the candidate?s research program. Business Analytics has a presence across all programs at the Wisconsin School of Business, including a Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics and an M.S. in Business Analytics. The School has prioritized this area and is working closely with industry to enhance the analytics content offered throughout the school. The University of Wisconsin-Madison has more generally promoted this field by creating a Data Science Institute, and by combining separate departments into a new School of Computer, Data and Information Sciences. The Wisconsin School of Business currently enrolls about 2,600 Undergraduate students, 450 Postgraduate students, and about 50 Doctoral students.
- Create and maintain a strong program of research
- Teach undergraduate and graduate-level courses in the Wisconsin School of Business on topics in big data and cloud technologies, machine learning, and other areas in analytics.
- Elevate the intellectual accomplishments through research, including own publication record, successful grant writing, and notable outreach in the domain of Business Analytics within the Wisconsin School of Business
- Department, School, and University service is expected as appropriate
INSTITUTIONAL STATEMENT ON DIVERSITY:
Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.
The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background - people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.
For more information on diversity and inclusion on campus, please visit: Diversity and Inclusion
DEGREE AND AREA OF SPECIALIZATION:
Ph.D. in Information Systems, Operations, Marketing, Accounting, Computer Science, Statistics, Economics, or related fields, with research interests in Business Analytics, is required.
MINIMUM YEARS AND TYPE OF RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE:
Well-qualified applicants will have demonstrated high quality research with publications in top tier journals, and will have demonstrated evidence of excellence in teaching. Applicants will possess academic credentials to qualify for a tenured faculty appointment at UW-Madison.
Diversity and inclusion are primary values for the Wisconsin School of Business and are integral to achieving our strategic goals. We seek candidates with an awareness of and commitment to the principles of diversity and inclusion across all spectrums. Our school is committed to continuously increasing the cultural competence of its staff and faculty members through school-wide forums and professional development opportunities. Candidates who can contribute to these goals are encouraged to identify their strengths and experiences in these areas.
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