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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, Decisions, Operations and Information Technologies

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02-Facutly Non-Tenured, On Track

Position Summary/Purpose of Position:

The Decision, Operations & Information Technologies (DO&IT) Department at the Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland, invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position focused on business analytics and big data at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor, starting Fall 2016. We are seeking candidates with a strong commitment to high-quality research and evidence of ability to conduct impactful work publishable in top journals. We would also expect the faculty member to play a key role in the business analytics degree programs at the undergraduate and master’s levels, in terms of teaching and leadership.

The DO&IT faculty at the University of Maryland ( is a vibrant group actively engaged in theoretical and applied research spanning information systems, operations management, management science, and statistics. The Robert H. Smith School of Business is a recognized leader in management research and education for the global economy, with nationally ranked MBA and undergraduate programs, as well as a strong doctoral program. The school is consistently ranked among the top business schools by leading business publications such as U.S. News & World Report, Financial Times, Business Week, and The Wall Street Journal. Recent additions to the program portfolio include an Online MBA and a Blended Weekend MBA. Incumbent will be expected to teach courses, conduct research and perform service.

Minimum Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will have a PhD in information systems, computer science, operations management, management science, statistics, or related fields. A candidate’s research should contribute to the department’s growing capabilities in business analytics and the analysis of big data.

Additional Information:

For full consideration, applications are due by November 15, 2015 and must be submitted electronically at (search for faculty position number 121310). When submitting your application, please include a PDF version of a brief cover letter, vita, research and teaching statements, and names of three references.

We plan to interview potential candidates at INFORMS and ICIS. To be considered for an interview at the INFORMS Meeting in Philadelphia, the application must be received by October 16, 2015.

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