Tenure-Track Position in Information Systems, Sprott School of Business, Carleton University

The Sprott School of Business invites applications for a tenure-track position in Information Systems at the Assistant Professor level, effective January 1, 2019. The school seeks candidates with a research specialization in Business Analytics.

The successful candidate will deliver undergraduate and graduate courses to a culturally diverse student body, supervise graduate students, maintain an active research program, and participate actively in the ongoing development of our academic programs in a highly collegial environment.

The successful candidate will possess a PhD, or be close to completion, in Information Systems or a related field. Candidates should demonstrate potential for research and successful teaching consistent with AACSB guidelines for a doctoral-granting business school. Professional experience in the Information Technology field, especially consulting or managing IT for a private or public sector organization, and/or practical experience with Business Analytics, IT systems and applications development, or IT infrastructure management, would be an asset. Knowledge of data analytics tools and programming languages such as Java, Python, or R would also be considered favorably.

The Sprott School of Business is committed to excellence in teaching and research and is accredited by AACSB. The School offers the following degrees: Bachelor of Commerce with Honours including a concentration in Information Systems, a Bachelor of International Business with Honours, a Master of Business Administration including off-campus programs in China and Colombia, a Master of Accounting, a Master of Entrepreneurship and a Ph.D. in Management. The School also offers a Post-Baccalaureate diploma in Accounting. More information on the School can be obtained from the website, http://sprott.carleton.ca, while general information on the University can be found on the Provost’s website at www.carleton.ca/provost.

Please send your application by email in one single PDF document to hiring@sprott.carleton.ca by the deadline, May 1, 2018, including: a covering letter, C.V., a record of teaching experience and effectiveness, and a sample of research publications or working papers (if applicable). Three letters of reference are also required and should be sent directly by the referees to the email address below and be received by the deadline.

Dr. Linda Schweitzer, Interim Dean, Sprott School of Business
Carleton University
1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario, K1S 5B6, Canada
Tel: (613) 520-3532
Fax: (613) 520-2532
E-mail: hiring@sprott.carleton.ca
URL: www.sprott.carleton.ca

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Please indicate in your application if you are a Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada.

Subject to budgetary approval, salary and benefits are competitive and commensurate with qualifications.

Located in Ottawa, Ontario, Carleton University is a dynamic and innovative research and teaching institution committed to developing solutions to real world problems by pushing the boundaries of knowledge and understanding. Its internationally recognized faculty, staff, and researchers provide academic opportunities in more than 100 programs of study to more than 28,000 full- and part-time students, from every province and more than 100 countries around the world. Carleton’s creative, interdisciplinary, and international approach to research has led to many significant discoveries and creative work in science and technology, business, governance, public policy, and the arts.

Minutes from downtown, Carleton University is located on a beautiful campus, bordered by the Rideau River and the Rideau Canal. With over 12 national museums and the spectacular Gatineau Park close by, there are many excellent recreational opportunities for individuals and families to enjoy. The City of Ottawa, with a population of almost one million, is Canada’s capital city and reflects the country’s bilingual and multicultural character. Carleton’s location in the nation’s capital provides many opportunities for research with groups and institutions that reflect the diversity of the country.

Carleton University is strongly committed to fostering diversity within its community as a source of excellence, cultural enrichment, and social strength. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our University including, but not limited to: women; visible minorities; First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples; persons with disabilities; and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expression.