Associate or Full Professor of Professional Practice

<p>ASSOCIATE or FULL PROFESSOR of PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE</p> <p>in&nbsp; BUSINESS INFORMATION SYSTEMS</p> <p>Neeley School of Business, Texas Christian University</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Texas Christian University invites applications for the <u>non-tenure track </u>&nbsp;position of Associate or Full Professor of Professional Practice in Business Information Systems in the Neeley School of Business beginning January 2018.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Description</strong></p> <p>The Business Information Systems program at Neeley has more than doubled in size over the past few years. We graduate high performing systems analysts, consultants, BI analysts and project managers, and achieve a near 100% placement rate. We are looking for a colleague with a rich background in the IT industry and a desire to facilitate interactions between students and industry partners. Preference will be given to applicants who provide evidence of excellence in teaching and student mentoring. Candidates for the position should possess a Ph.D. in a technical field, preferably related to Information Systems.</p> <p>Candidates should also have extensive IT industry experience as well as university teaching experience in IT. The base teaching load is 4-4 (eight 3-credit hour sections per year) with opportunities for additional summer teaching. This teaching load may &nbsp;be &nbsp;reduced if the candidate is able to take on the administrative role of Director of the BIS program. Responsibilities include promoting the BIS major, recruiting and managing an advisory board of industry executives, curricular development and networking to facilitate internship and full-time placement</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>About Texas Christian University and the Neeley School of Business</strong></p> <p>The University has approximately 10,400 graduate and undergraduate students, with approximately 2,500 students enrolled in the Neeley School. Located in Fort Worth, Texas, the Neeley School is &nbsp;situated in one of the nation&#39;s top communities for business growth and is recognized as a premier business school by major publications. The Neeley School&#39;s BBA and MBA programs have been ranked in the top SO by <em>Bloomberg Business Week </em>and the <em>Wall Street Journal. </em>The Chronicle of Higher Education has recognized TCU as a &quot;Great College to Work For&quot; for the fifth consecutive year.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Neeley School faculty are committed to developing ethical leaders with a global perspective who will help shape the future business environment. For further information on TCU see <a href=""><u></u>.and</a> for further information on the Neeley School of Business see <a href=""><u></u>.</a></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Applications</strong></p> <p>Applications must include a cover letter and curriculum vitae. Applications <em>must be</em> &nbsp;&nbsp;submitted electronically through the TCU I-Ill system at <u>httpss:// Faculty/CSSPage Welcome.asp.</u> From there, click on &quot;Find Openings&quot;&quot; and then select &quot;Business Positions. Review of applications will <strong>begin </strong>immediately and will continue until the position is filled.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Please direct any questions to:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Texas Christian University</p> <p>Office of Human Resources <u></u> 817-257-7790</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><em>As </em>an AA/EEO employer, TCU recruits, hires, and promotes qualified persons in all job classifications without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ethnic origin, disability, genetic information, covered veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.</p>