Information Systems and Business Analytics, Assistant Professor

Posted: 11/09/17 | SHARE:


The Department of Information Systems and Business Analytics of the School of Business, University at Albany, State University of New York, located in Albany, New York  ( invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track appointment in Business Analytics and Big Data. The position is targeted towards new Assistant Professors, though preference may be given to advanced Assistant Professors. The position will commence in Fall 2018. 


Applicants must possess a Ph.D. in Business Analytics, Big Data, Information Systems, or a closely related field from a university accredited by the U.S. Department of Education or internationally recognized accrediting organization by the time of appointment. Candidates should present a record of outstanding scholarly research achievement, evidence of high-quality teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels, and collegial collaboration. Candidates should have experience teaching classes in Business Analytics, Big Data, Information Systems, and cloud-based big data management services.

The successful candidate will demonstrate the potential to publish in top-tier, academic journals,

the capacity to teach Business Analytics and Big Data courses, including Analytics for Managers, Business Analytics, Relational and Non-Relational Database Design, Big Data Processing Architectures, Cloud-Based Big Data Services, and Client-Side Prototyping at all levels. Our department collaborates regularly with industrial and government agencies, as well as departments across the campus.

We particularly welcome those who have the ability to work well in a collegial, interdisciplinary department.

Applicants must address in their applications their ability to work with and instruct a culturally diverse population.

Additional Information:

Professional Rank and Salary Range: Assistant Professor

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How to Apply:

Applicants MUST submit the following documents:

  • Statement outlining research and teaching interests
  • CV
  • Teaching evaluations with student comments
  • Published research samples
  • Applicants will be asked to provide names and contact information for three references. 

Special Note: Once applications have been initially screened, candidates will receive notification of how to submit three letters of reference through Interview Exchange

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