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Tenure-track Position in Information Systems & Technology Management, School of Business, the George Washington University

  • 1.  Tenure-track Position in Information Systems & Technology Management, School of Business, the George Washington University

    Posted 09-24-2021 12:01

    The George Washington University School of Business (GWSB) invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor Rank in the Department of Information Systems and Technology Management (ISTM), beginning August 2022. Salary and benefits are competitive. The successful candidate is expected to (1) conduct high-quality research that leads to publications in "A" journals and (2) teach at both undergraduate and graduate levels. 


    The George Washington University is situated in the heart of Washington, DC, just few blocks from the White House and the National Mall. The School of Business enrolls about 1,500 undergraduate and 1,600 graduate students and has a regular full-time faculty numbering approximately 125. The ISTM Department offers a variety of degree programs, including B.S. in IS and M.S. in IST, and gradate certificates, including Artificial Intelligence, Management of Technology and Innovation, and Cloud, Applications and Information Technology Certificates.  


    Minimum Qualifications:

    Applicants for this position must have completed all requirements for the Ph.D. or other terminal degree in business, computer science, engineering or a closely related field by the date of appointment. Applicants must have a record of teaching excellence in Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering or related fields as evidenced by letters of reference, teaching evaluations or assessments, and research productivity consistent with experience level. 


    To Apply:

    Please complete a confidential online application at and upload a cover letter summarizing qualifications for the position. Also upload current curriculum vitae, statement of research interest, statement of teaching interest and philosophy, course evaluations or summaries, and complete contact information for three references. Only complete applications will be considered. Review of applications will begin October 22, 2021. If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact Chad Ho ( or YoungKi Park (, co-chairs of the Search Committee.


    Recruiting Process:

    We encourage candidates to apply early to ensure full and timely consideration as ISTM faculty plan to interview candidates during INFORMS-CIST and ICIS.  ISTM, GWSB, and GWU value diversity, equity, and inclusion and we strongly encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans to apply. All faculty hiring decisions will be contingent upon final approval by the Provost and Board of Trustees.


    The George Washington University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis as prohibited by applicable laws.


    Chad Ho
    Associate Professor
    George Washington University
    Washington DC