Lewis University is accepting applications for Assistant Professor, Business Analytics
Full-time professor of practice Assistant Professor faculty position in the College of Business, Department of Business Analytics. The primary professional responsibilities of the Assistant Professor, Business Analytics is to provide outstanding teaching, scholarly research, and service to the Lewis and external communities.
Responsible to model the University Mission through dedicated job performance, service excellence to constituencies, and respectful collaboration and active support of the University’s Mission and Catholic and Lasallian higher education.
-Teach a variety of Business Analytics courses, both the undergraduate and graduate levels, in traditional, hybrid and online formats.
-Twenty four (24) credit hour load per contract year.
-Establish and maintain office hours to assist students and foster positive interaction with colleagues and external parties.
-Advise undergraduate students on program progression and academic success. Additionally, mentor graduate and undergraduate students on professional development.
-Actively participate in College/University Committees, scholarly pursuits, student recruitment, and other various duties as assigned by the Dean and Department Chair.
-Knowledge of, and participation in, curriculum development and program assessment.
-Actively engage in the Business Analytics profession including current topics and trends within the field.
-Demonstrated abilities in establishing, growing and promoting the undergraduate and graduate Business Analytics programs within the College, University and broader community.
Earned doctorate in Business Analytics, or Information Systems/Management Science with concentration in Business Analytics from an AACSB accredited institution. Strong candidates who are ABD and nearing completion of their dissertation will be considered. Experience teaching Business Analytics courses at the university level. Ability to establish productive and collaborative working relationships with other faculty and staff. Commitment to diversity and inclusivity through demonstrated experience working with diverse populations. Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills necessary to impart Business Analytics concepts and theories to students and other vested parties.
Located 35 miles southwest of Chicago, Lewis University is a comprehensive, Catholic university, where the traditions of liberal learning, values and preparation for professional work come together with a synergy that gives the university its educational identity and focus. Lewis is one of 60 universities worldwide, sponsored by the De La Salle Christian Brothers, an international Roman Catholic teaching order.