Assistant/Associate/Professor of Management Information Systems (87765)
American University in Cairo
Founded in 1919, AUC moved to a new 270-acre state-of-the-art campus in New Cairo in 2008. The University also operates in its historic downtown facilities, offering cultural events, graduate classes, and continuing education. Student housing is available in New Cairo. Among the premier universities in the region, AUC is Middle States accredited; its Engineering programs are accredited by ABET, its Chemistry program is accredited by the Canadian Society for Chemistry, and the School of Business is accredited by AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS. The AUC Libraries contain the largest English-language research collection in the region and are an active and integral part of the University's pursuit of excellence in all academic and scholarly programs. AUC is an English-medium institution; eighty-five percent of the students are Egyptian and the rest include students from nearly ninety countries, principally from the Middle East, Africa and North America. Faculty salary and rank are based on qualifications and professional experience. According to AUC policies and procedures, all faculty are entitled to generous benefits.
The Department of Management of the School of Business invites applications for a one-year fixed term Assistant/Associate/Professor in Management Information Systems. Responsibilities include undergraduate and graduate teaching in the Bachelor of Arts in BA, in MICT, and in MBA Programs. The applicant should be actively engaged in research to maintain AACSB accreditation and have a solid understanding of the developments and emerging trends in information and communication technology as well as management information systems. Applicants will also be expected to engage in ongoing activities in the department as well as undertaking development activities consistent with teaching and research. The successful applicant will have expertise in one or more of several possible subfields, including management, support systems, IT project management, database management, networking, electronic business, big data and artificial intelligence.
PhD from a reputable university, preferably AACSB and/or EQUIS accredited is required. Applicants should demonstrate high potential for a strong record in research and excellent student evaluation in teaching.
This is a non-tenure track fixed-term appointments beginning Fall 2019.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
All applicants must submit the following documents online:
(a) cover letter, (b) current CV, (c) statements of research and teaching, (d) sample of current research, (e) evidence of teaching effectiveness, (f) completed AUC Personnel Information Form (PIF) and (g) send three letters of reference to email@example.com with the subject line BUS/MIS/2019. At least one of the letters should address teaching ability.
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