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Department Chair Search at McCoy College of Business Texas State University

  • 1.  Department Chair Search at McCoy College of Business Texas State University

    Posted 11-18-2020 17:51

    Dear colleagues,

    Texas State University invites applicants for the position of Chair of the Department of Computer Information Systems and Quantitative Methods in the McCoy College of Business Administration. The department offers a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Computer Information Systems and has two master programs - Master of Science in Data Analytics and Information Systems and Master of Science in Accounting and Information Technology.

    Texas State's San Marcos campus is located in a growing community along I-35 corridor spanning Austin-San Antonio area. With Its strategic location in the heart of the innovation ecosystem in the region, where blackland prairies roll into beautiful hills, Texas State enjoys a setting that is unique among Texas universities. Additional information about the university and its nationally recognized academic programs is available at

    The department is particularly interested in recruiting an individual who can embrace and enhance the vision of a diverse, collegial, and productive academic environment.   

    Please see the official job ad for the required and preferred qualifications and apply at: To ensure full consideration, please submit the following materials by December 1, 2020:

    • Curriculum vitae;
    • An application letter describing how you meet the various required and preferred qualifications; and
    • Names of three references including address, telephone, and e-mail (references will be contacted only for finalists).

     The confidential review of credentials will continue until the position is filled. For inquiries, please e-mail Dr. Ruby Kishan, chair of the Search Committee, at Please indicate "CIS&QM Chair Position" in the subject line of all correspondence.

    Emily Zhu
    Assistant Professor
    Department of CIS&QM
    McCoy College of Business
    Texas State University
    San Marcos TX