Assistant Professor/Associate-Computer Information Systems

North Carolina Central University

North Carolina Central University

Durham, NC, USA
Posted on Tuesday, August 2, 2022

Assistant Professor/Associate-Computer Information Systems

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Posting Details

Position Information
Working Title Assistant Professor/Associate-Computer Information Systems
Position Number 611191
Appointment Type Permanent - Full Time
Tenure Track Yes
FTE 1=9/10 month -Faculty only
If time limited, duration date
Position Overview
Primary Function of Organizational Unit
The NCCU School of Business is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). Only five percent of business schools around the world have earned this level of recognition, cementing our commitment to exceptional business education. The program is offered online, as well as, face-to-face. The School provides a unique, professional environment that enables students to obtain a top-notch business school education. Internship opportunities with Fortune 500 companies and within the university community, along with professional development activities enhance student success. Our graduates are well positioned to become business and entrepreneurial leaders throughout the Triangle, United States and the world. The Department of Computer Information Systems delivers an interdisciplinary Computer Science and Business degree program with an emphasis on information technology and communication. Faculty within the unit consistently seeks to integrate innovative teaching and research to engage students in real world classroom experiences.
Primary Purpose of Position
The School of Business at North Carolina Central University seeks highly-qualified
applicants for a 9-month, tenure-track position of Assistant/Associate Professor of
Computer Information Systems (CIS) in areas of Cybersecurity, Networking, Database
Systems, Software Development and Project Management. The Department of
Computer Information Systems’ signature program is a bachelor’s degree in information
technology, with concentrations in information communication and technology,
cybersecurity and data analytics. Faculty within the unit consistently seek to integrate
innovative teaching and research to engage students in real world classroom
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Candidates must demonstrate an understanding of computer information systems,
effective oral and written communication skills, and the ability to produce scholarly
publications. The successful candidate must have demonstrated ability to work as part of
a team and develop productive working relationships with multiple stakeholders, a
commitment to overall high standards and professional integrity. Experience using
instructional technology, and the capacity to engage students in their teaching. All areas
of specialization are encouraged to apply.
Minimum Education/Experience
The qualified candidate must have an earned Ph.D. in Information Systems or a related
field from an AACSB accredited program or equally relevant accredited program in a
related discipline. Additional industry or entrepreneurial experience is useful and
experience in grantsmanship is a plus.
Licenses or Certification required by Statute or Regulation
Equal Opportunity Employer
North Carolina Central University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
Primary Responsibilities and Duties
Function Instructional
Describe the specific tasks and responsibilities related to the function.
Faculty will focus on teaching, research, service, and alignment with the mission of the
School. Primary teaching responsibilities include undergraduate courses in Computer
Information Systems. Prepared to teach in face-to-face and online environments and
have evidence of teaching effectiveness.
Function Research
Describe the specific tasks and responsibilities related to the function.
Demonstrate a track record or the potential for producing publications necessary for the
School to meet current AACSB International accreditation standards.
Function Public Service
Describe the specific tasks and responsibilities related to the function.
Active participation in community, professional and university service.
Posting Detail Information
Posting Number EPA02543P
Open Date 07/12/2022
Date desired for closing or initial review
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Date Position Available
Special Instructions to Applicants
The finalist will be required to submit an official transcript and submit a background investigation.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Teaching Philosophy
  4. Writing Sample
  5. Unofficial Transcripts (official required from selected candidate)
  6. List of References
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document

Supplemental Questions

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