Assistant Professor of Business Analytics - 20371BR
Assistant Professor of Business Analytics
The University of Kansas, School of Business has been educating students and creating business leaders since 1924. In May 2016, the school moved into the $70.5 million, 166,500-square-foot Capitol Federal Hall. The main campus is located in Lawrence, Kansas, 45 minutes west of Kansas City. For information about the University of Kansas, School of Business and living in Lawrence, see http://business.ku.edu/ and https://www.ku.edu/about-lawrence.
In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide equal educational and employment opportunities, the university actively encourages applications from members of under-represented groups in higher education. The successful applicant must have appropriate work authorization prior to the start of employment. For eligible international candidates, KU provides immigration support and sponsorship.
40% - Conduct and publish research on business analytics topics in leading academic journals.
20% - Engage in school, university, and professional service activities.
- A Ph.D. or D.B.A. in discipline directly related to business analytics (e.g., data science, data management/modeling, predictive analytics, information science, information systems, applied statistics). Must complete degree by start date of August 18, 2022.
- Evidence of potential for engaging in high quality research in business analytics.
- A clear ability to teach effectively at the undergraduate, masters, or Ph.D. levels in the areas of business analytics.
Additional Candidate Instructions
- Letter of application describing experience and accomplishments,
- Record of productivity in teaching, research and service as noted in CV,
- Research statement and supplemental materials, (e.g., publications), and
- Teaching statement and supplemental materials (e.g., teaching portfolio, sample syllabi, teaching evaluations).
Letters of recommendation will be requested from selected applicants as the search process moves beyond the initial screening round.
In addition to the materials above, learning about each applicant's contribution and engagement in areas of diversity is an important part of KU's mission. As a result, applicants will be presented the following question at the time of application. The response must be within 4,000 characters or less.
- Describe your experiences working with people from diverse backgrounds, and explain how those experiences reflect your commitments to diversity, equity, and inclusion.