Assistant or Associate Professor, Tenured or Tenure-Track in Business Analytics University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Faculty of Business and Information Technology Canada

Faculty of Business and Information Technology - Tenure/Tenure Track - Assistant or Associate Professor - Business Analytics

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Faculty of Business and Information Technology

Appointment Type: Assistant or Associate Professor, Tenured or Tenure-Track, Business Analytics

Salary Level: Administered in accordance with collective agreement

Posting Date: September 25, 2017

Closing Date: December 31, 2017


UOIT is a young, vibrant university with globally trained faculty and a growing reputation as a leading-edge learning environment whilst delivering innovative, internationally recognized research. UOIT has a 21st-century vision of teaching and learning excellence. Our educational philosophy is to challenge, encourage innovation, and connect our faculty, students and the community, while respecting the best practice traditions of Canada's established universities.


The Faculty of Business & Information Technology invites applications for a tenure-track or tenured position in Business Analytics effective July 1, 2018. Applicants should hold a PhD, or be near completion of their doctorate, and have demonstrated research and teaching potential in industrial, systems or software engineering, computer science, statistics or related fields. We seek individuals with research and teaching interests at the interface of Operations Research and Information Systems. In particular, individuals in the areas of Business and Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis, Data Mining, and Data-Driven Decision Making are encouraged to apply. Interest in practical problems and applications is highly desirable. A record of excellence in research and teaching, or a demonstration of clear promise is required. Appointment is expected at the Assistant level, however applicants for a more senior appointment will be considered. This position is subject to budgetary approval.


The successful candidate will be expected to conduct active and innovative research programs and to teach at the undergraduate and postgraduate level. UOIT is a technology-enhanced learning environment and seeks faculty members who strive to explore and develop new pedagogies by integrating technology in the curriculum.


The Faculty offers honour undergraduate degrees in Commerce (with major/minor in accounting, entrepreneurship, finance, human resource management, marketing, and technology management and minor in operations and supply chain management) and Information Technology (with specializations in game development and entrepreneurship, networking and IT security and technology management). We offer the Master of IT Security (MITS) degree. MSc and PhD programs in Computer Science are offered jointly by the Faculties of Business and IT, Engineering and Science. Information about the Faculty of Business and IT can be found at:


Applications will be accepted until December 31, 2017, or until a suitable candidate is found. Applicants should submit in electronic format (as a single pdf file) a covering letter; a curriculum vitae including a list of publications; a statement of teaching interests/experience; an outline of their present research program; a brief future research plan; and the names of three referees through the UOIT website.


This position falls within the bargaining unit represented by the UOIT Faculty Association and will be subject to the terms and conditions of the collective agreement between the University and the UOIT Faculty Association. The collective agreement may be found on the Human Resources section of our website.


The Faculty of Business and Information Technology is also particularly interested in candidates with experience proactively advancing equity, diversity and inclusion in research activities, curriculum and teaching and can demonstrate their commitment to promoting a respectful work and learning environment at UOIT.


UOIT is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all qualified persons, and particularly encourages applications from women, members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.


UOIT respects people's different needs and therefore will take all reasonable steps to ensure accommodation for applicants where appropriate. If you require an accommodation to participate in the recruitment process, please notify the Human Resources Department.


Job Location
Oshawa, Ontario, Canada

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