Faculty for Department of Computer Information Systems

Colorado State University
Fort Collins, Colorado
09 Jul 2018
End of advertisement period
06 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Description of Work Unit

The Department of Computer Information Systems is one of five academic departments in the College of Business. The Department has a strong record of teaching and research accomplishments. The Department currently has 15 tenure/tenure-track faculty members and non-tenure track faculty members serving approximately 2,400 undergraduate business majors, 200 graduate students enrolled in the Master of Computer Information Systems program and 1,000 enrolled in the College’s various MBA programs. Both the MCIS and MBA are offered in residence and online via Colorado State University’s accredited learning programs.

Tenure/Tenure Track? % Research % Teaching % Service % Administration Open Posting Date 07/01/2018 Open Until Filled Yes To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by 11:59pm (MT) on Number of Vacancies Open Pool Desired Start Date Position End Date 06/30/2019

Position Summary

The Department of Computer Information Systems in the College of Business may hire temporary faculty from an applicant pool from time to time. The teaching load and course assignments are made by the Department Chair.

Instructors may be hired for fall, spring and/or summer term in a given academic year. Applications will be accepted throughout the calendar year. Hiring decisions are normally made during the late spring and throughout the summer for fall semester, during fall semester for spring semester, and during spring semester for the summer term.

Conditions of Employment Pre-employment Criminal Background Check (required for new hires)

Required Job Qualifications

  • MBA or MSBA or equivalent from a school of business accredited by the AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International)
  • Or substantial executive-level experience in tandem with undergraduate degree,
  • Or earned PhD in related field such as Computer Science,
  • Or PhD. candidate in the required field of study.

Preferred Job Qualifications

  • Substantial business experience in relevant subject areas,
  • Experience with multi-media teaching techniques.
  • Reflecting departmental and institutional values, candidates are expected to have the ability to advance the College’s commitment to diversity and inclusion.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Department of Computer Information Systems, College of Business, Temporary Faculty Open Pool.

Applicants must submit a resume and cover letter that detail required educational level, relevant university teaching experience, relevant business experience, evidence of teaching evaluations (if applicable, uploaded in the optional ‘Other’ slot), the names and contact information for three references who can speak to your teaching credentials and a statement of teaching philosophy.

Applications accepted until June 30, 2019.

Applicants wishing to remain under consideration after that date must reapply on July 1, 2019.

References will not be contacted without prior notification of candidates.

Background Check Policy Statement

Colorado State University (CSU) strives to provide a safe study, work, and living environment for its faculty, staff, volunteers and students. To support this environment and comply with applicable laws and regulations, CSU conducts background checks. The type of background check conducted varies by position and can include, but is not limited to, criminal (felony and misdemeanor) history, sex offender registry, motor vehicle history, financial history, and/or education verification. Background checks will be conducted when required by law or contract and when, in the discretion of the university, it is reasonable and prudent to do so.

EEO Statement

Colorado State University is committed to providing an environment that is free from discrimination and harassment based on race, age, creed, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, gender, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or pregnancy and will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant.

Colorado State University is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce and complies with all Federal and Colorado State laws, regulations, and executive orders regarding non-discrimination and affirmative action. The Office of Equal Opportunity is located in 101 Student Services.

The Title IX Coordinator is the Executive Director of the Office of Support and Safety Assessment, 123 Student Services Building, Fort Collins, CO 80523 -2026, (970) 491-7407.

The Section 504 and ADA Coordinator is the Associate Vice President for Human Capital, Office of Equal Opportunity, 101 Student Services Building, Fort Collins, CO 80523-0160, (970) 491-5836.

Diversity Statement

Reflecting departmental and institutional values, candidates are expected to have the ability to advance the Department’s commitment to diversity and inclusion.

Search Contact

Dr. Jon Clark – jon.clark@colostate.edu

Essential Duties

Job Duty Category Instructional Course Design and Administration Duty/Responsibility

  • Construct course syllabus adhering to College of Business assurance of learning outcomes and departmental standards
  •  Administer course through Colorado State University’s learning management system.

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Essential Duties

Job Duty Category Instructional Course Delivery Duty/Responsibility

  • Deliver instructional course material via multi-media teaching techniques in relevant subject areas in prescribed delivery format.

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