A Ph.D. in a business discipline with expertise in the areas of statistics, operations management, business analytics or management information systems is required. Candidates who possess a Ph.D. or terminal degree in a closely related field and ABDs in advanced stages will also be considered.
The successful candidate must be willing and able to teach graduate and undergraduate courses in business analytics. Candidates will be expected to teach courses in one or more of the following subjects: statistics, data visualization, modeling (spreadsheet, predictive, prescriptive), data preparation and pre-processing, health care analytics, and end-to-end business analytics projects. Candidates should also be able and willing to teach in operations and supply chain management or applied analytics courses in other specific business disciplines. We are interested in candidates who have demonstrated commitment to providing leadership in teaching, research, or service toward building an equitable and diverse scholarly environment.
Applicants must be able to demonstrate a commitment to excellence in teaching and have an active research agenda. A combination of online, hybrid, and face-to-face course delivery will be expected.
Candidates with a proven record of excellence in research and teaching will be given preference in the selection process. Preference will be given to candidates with experience in R, Python, Tableau, and/or Power BI. Industry experience in business analytics, operations management and/or information systems is preferred. A demonstrated interest in emerging technologies \u2013 including artificial intelligence, Blockchain, robotics, the Internet of Things \u2013 is also preferred.
The University of St. Thomas embraces diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity for all. Our convictions of dignity, diversity and personal attention call us to embody and champion a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment. We welcome applicants of diverse races, ethnicities, geographic origins, gender identities, ages, socioeconomic backgrounds, sexual orientations, religions, work experience, physical and intellectual abilities and financial means. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. This commitment is consistent with our university mission: Inspired by Catholic intellectual tradition the University of St. Thomas educates students to be morally responsible leaders who think critically, act wisely and work skillfully to advance the common good. A successful candidate will possess a commitment to the ideals of this mission.
The University of St. Thomas, Minnesota Human Resources Department advertises the official job listing on its website atwww.stthomas.edu/jobs.
The University of St. Thomas is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Applications should be submitted by October 1, 2019, although the position will remain open until filled. Members of the search committee will be interviewing at the Decision Sciences Institute and INFORMS annual meetings this fall. For further information, please contact Dr. John Olson, Graduate Business Analytics Faculty Program Director and Search Committee Chair, at JROLSON2@stthomas.edu .
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Inspired by Catholic intellectual tradition, the University of St. Thomas educates students to be morally responsible leaders who think critically, act wisely and work skillfully to advance the common good.