• Assistant Professor of Computer Information Systems

    Shorter University
    Job Description
    Assistant Professor of Computer Information Systems   
    Shorter University, Rome, Georgia
    Department: Business Administration in the Ledbetter College of Business
    Type of Position: Full Time
    About Shorter University:
    Shorter University’s mission is to advance God’s Kingdom through a commitment to academic excellence, spiritual growth, Christian leadership, and global service within the context of a biblical worldview. Our motto, “Transforming Lives through Christ”, guides Shorter’s exceptional academic programs, vibrant campus atmosphere, and Christ-centered community.
    The Department:
    The Ledbetter College of Business offers a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree in the following concentrations: General Business, Accounting, Management, Marketing, and Sport Management. Graduate degrees include an MBA, MBA with concentrations in Healthcare Management as well as Sport Management along with a Master of Accountancy, Master of Management, and a Master of Management with a concentration in Non-Profit Human Services. Also offered within the College of Business is a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Information Systems (CIS). The Business Administration department also offers a minor for Shorter students seeking a major in another academic area, which includes Economics, Accounting, Fraud Information Systems, Management, Marketing, Business Law, Sport Management, and Human Services.
    Job Summary:
    The Shorter University Ledbetter College of Business Department of Business Administration invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position in Computer Information Systems with a start date of January 2019.
    The successful candidate will teach undergraduate courses, online and traditional, across the Business Administration curriculum. The successful candidate should have broad credentials to cover Computer Information Systems at the undergraduate level. Practical experience is also preferred for individuals who can convey experiences into the classroom model.  
    Required Qualifications/Experience:
    -          18 hours of Graduate Computer Information courses
    -          An earned doctoral degree (Ph.D.) in Computer Information Systems or in an area of concentration that is applicable to one of the degrees in the College of Business.
    -          A signed commitment of the Shorter University mission and acceptance of the Personal Lifestyle Statement found on our website.
    Preferred Qualifications/Experience:
    -          Practical work experience that will elevate academic instruction in the classroom.
    -          Visionary leadership skills aiming towards the growth of the College of Business and recruitment of CIS majors.  
    -          Experience in undergraduate and graduate teaching at the college level.
    -          Experience with online teaching, preferably in the Canvas delivery system
    -          Advising college students through their degree plan to graduation

    Closing Date:
    Committee will begin reviewing applications immediately. Position will remain open until filled.
    Apply for Asst. Prof. of Computer Information Systems using the link below:
    Upload a PDF of the following required documents
    - Curriculum Vitae
    - Letter of interest
    - Unofficial transcripts
    - Professional References
    Also, please send to Dr. Heath Hooper, Dean of the Ledbetter College of Business, hhooper@shorter.edu
    Shorter University is a Christ-centered University affiliated with the Georgia Baptist Mission Board and requires employees to be committed Christians.
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