Lawrence , Kansas, The University of Kansas, School of Business invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track business analytics position at the assistant professor level. This position starts in Fall 2021. Salary and support are competitive.
Candidates should have completed, or anticipate completion of, their Ph.D. by August 2021; have strong potential to publish in top tier journals in business analytics, data science, information systems, or information management; and have potential for effective teaching in the area of business analytics.
Candidates' special interests should be outlined in the research statement required as part of the application package. Such areas could include, but are not limited to: the application of data analytics or information management to contemporary business problems, business intelligence, decision support systems, cloud computing, data visualization/graphics, data mining, information systems, machine learning, multivariate and/or Bayesian statistics, computer simulation and modeling, Big Data analytics, scripting languages or programming frameworks (e.g. R, SAS, SQL, Python, Hadoop, Java, MatLab), data management platforms (SAP, Oracle, etc.), analytics tools (Spotfire, Tableau, Oracle Data Visualization, Pentaho, etc.), engagement with the business community on digital innovation, data analysis, or providing insights and solutions in the application fields of health care, energy, fraud detection, finance, retailing, or insurance.
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 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 .
To apply go to https://employment.ku.edu/academic/18167BR . A complete online application will include a: (1) letter of application describing experience and accomplishments, (2) record of productivity in teaching, research and service as noted in CV, (3) research statement and supplemental materials, (e.g., publications), and (4) 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. First review of applicants will begin on December 26, 2020 and will continue until position(s) filled.
University of Kansas is an EO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, disability, genetic information or protected Veteran status.