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Position: Assistant Professor - Information Systems & Technology

Grade Department Position type: Position Number
01 2JE – Department not found Full-time A98638


Position Summary:

Under the direction of the Dean and the Department Chair for Information Systems and Technology, teach undergraduate courses in Information Systems and Technology and other courses as deemed appropriate; supervise student teachers, interns, and field work students. Provide service to the University and community, produce scholarly work, and uphold professional and ethical standards.


Essential Functions, Major Duties, and/or Accountabilities:
  • Teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in information systems and technology, and other courses that meet program needs. 

  • Plans, prepares, and follows an approved course of study with measurable objectives and student outcomes for each course taught. 

  • Prepares all instructional materials (to include course syllabi, exams, readings, instructions, visual aids, and other materials) in electronic and paper formats. 

  • Maintains and submits accurate and current records concerning student accountability, attendance, and performance.

  • Effectively and accurately participate in the School of Education accreditation process. 

  • Engages in scholarly activities and produce scholarly work. 

  • Serves as chair or member of graduate committees. 

  • Supervises student teachers, field work students, and interns. 

  • Maintains currency and improve professionally in the content and pedagogy of courses taught. 

  • Provides service to the University and community. 

  • Attends assigned meetings, maintain office hours, and uphold a student centered approach to education. 

  • Develops positive relationships with colleagues and public school teachers and administrators. 

  • Upholds professional and ethical standards. 

  • Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.


Supervisory Responsibilities:
  • None.


Special Requirements of the Position:
  • None.


Qualifications:

Graduation from an accredited institution with an earned Ph.D. degree in Information Systems, Information Technology or Business Educations or a closely related filed plus two years paid teaching at college/university level teaching experience.

  • Knowledge of and experience in teaching courses in the area information systems and technology. 
  • Knowledge and skill in current instructional theory, methods, strategies and techniques. 
  • Knowledge in student management, motivation and evaluation techniques. 
  • Skill in interpersonal relationships, problem-solving and decision-making. 
  • Evidence of potential for scholarly work. 
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing to a diverse group. 
  • Ability to apply multimedia hardware/software in classroom teaching. 

Disclaimer:
This position description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive list of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to the position.
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