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Assistant Professor of Management Information Systems (Tenure Track)

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Work type: Faculty
Location: Newark
Categories: Accounting & MIS, Full Time

Tenure Track Assistant Professor of MIS

University of Delaware

Lerner College of Business and Economics

Department of Accounting and Management Information Systems


The Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics at the University of Delaware invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor position in Management Information Systems (MIS), in the Department of Accounting and MIS. The successful candidate will have a PhD in Information Systems or a related field by the start date of the appointment. Candidates working in all areas of Information Systems are encouraged to apply. Candidates must be progressing to a record of high-quality research, with potential to publish articles in A-level IS journals. He or she should also be capable of teaching courses in several areas of IS in accordance with departmental and college needs, for example, programming, analytics, IS strategy, cybersecurity, database management, web design and development, and systems analysis and design, at both the undergraduate and Masters’ levels.  Candidates who have a few years of experience in rank as an Assistant Professor are encouraged to apply; such candidates will have a demonstrated record of publication in top academic journals and evidence of highly effective teaching. Salary, benefits, and support are competitive with other AACSB-accredited schools. 


Founded in 1743, the University of Delaware ( combines tradition and innovation. Located on an attractive campus in Newark, Delaware, roughly an hour from Philadelphia and Baltimore, and just over two hours from New York and Washington, D.C., the University is a state-assisted institution with a strong private endowment and selective admission. It is one of the oldest land-grant institutions in the nation and an R1 research university with very high research activity. The Department of Accounting and MIS is one of five departments in the Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics. The Department offers MS degrees in Accounting and in Business Analytics and Information Management, BS degrees in Accounting, Business Analytics, and MIS, as well as minors in MIS, Global Enterprise Technology, and Business Analytics. All degree programs are fully accredited by the AACSB. For more information about the department, see:


Applicants must upload a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and names/contact information for three references familiar with their academic work. For additional information, contact John D’Arcy, Search Committee Chair, via e-mail at All application materials shall be shared with departmental faculty.


Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Search committee members will be at the ICIS conference in Austin, Texas in December.


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Employment offers will be conditioned upon successful completion of a criminal background check. A conviction will not necessarily exclude you from employment.


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