The Department of Information Technology and Decision Sciences at Old Dominion University invites applicants for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level in Information Technology (IT) starting in Fall 2020. The IT discipline offers programs at the undergraduate, master’s and doctoral levels and allies with several other programs at ODU including the Cyber Security and Business Analytics. ODU has a strong commitment in both teaching and research. The IT faculty’s scholarship encompasses several areas of Information Systems and Computer Science. IT faculty research receives external funding and appears in leading publication outlets. More information about the department and IT discipline can be found at https://www.odu.edu/business/departments/itds.
Applicants should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, three reference letters, teaching evaluations if available, and either a graduate transcript or list of completed graduate courses at https://jobs.odu.edu by clicking on Teaching and Research Faculty opportunities. If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Lan Cao at email@example.com. Review of applicants will begin on November 1, 2019 and continue until the position is filled.
It is the policy of Old Dominion University to provide equal employment, educational and social opportunities for all persons, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, gender, age, veteran status, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation or genetic information. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Minimum Qualifications - Education:
A Ph.D. in Information Systems or a closely related field from business, computer science, computer engineering, or related field from an AACSB or EQUIS accredited institution is required by the time of appointment.
Minimum Qualifications - Skills:
The department is seeking strong candidates with research and teaching interests in Information Systems who can demonstrate both technical and managerial expertise. Candidates should be able to teach a variety of IT courses and should have excellent oral and written communication skills.
Candidates applying at the assistant professor rank will be expected to publish research papers in quality academic journals.
Additional / Preferred Qualifications:
Evidence of high-quality research or potential of the development of a strong research record
Evidence of the ability to teach a variety of courses at all levels, especially technical courses
Experience in network, security, python, machine learning, artificial intelligence, data analytics
Additional Salary Information: Old Dominion University offers an excellent faculty benefits package.
About Old Dominion University
Old Dominion University is a metropolitan, research-intensive public institution with an enrollment of 24,000+ students, including approximately 6,000 graduate students, and a full-time equivalent faculty of over 850, of which 40% are women. Additional information may be found at: https://www.odu.edu/about.The University’s primary campus is located in Norfolk, Virginia, a culturally rich, historic city and a major international maritime center in a metropolitan area of over 1.5 million people. Norfolk is one of the seven cities comprising Hampton Roads, located on the Chesapeake Bay. The area is a regional center for military, medical, and scholarly research. Additional information may be found at: https://www.virginia.org/Regions/HamptonRoads