Limited Term Instructor, Business Technology Management
University of Calgary
The Haskayne School of Business (HSB) at the University of Calgary invites applications for a one-year limited term Instructor position in the area of Business Technology Management (BTM). The successful candidate is expected to teach 8 course sections per year at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Course sections are taught in 13 week terms (Fall and Winter). The anticipated start date is July 1, 2021.
All candidates must have:
• A PhD or Master’s degree in a relevant area completed by the time of hire. A completed Ph.D. in BTM/MIS or a closely related field (e.g., computer science, computer engineering, industrial engineering, or statistics) by the end of 2021 is preferred.
• Significant business experience in consulting or top management positions with leading organizations in business technology management and business analytics expertise, with an ability to tie it to business practices and operations.
• A track record of effective teaching in the area of business technology management and business analytics at the post-secondary level.
Highly desirable qualifications:
• Proficiency in online instruction and expertise in the use of virtual learning resources and practices is an asset.
• A track record of successful teamwork and a collegial approach to interacting with colleagues, students and other stakeholders.
• Administrative skills required to contribute to the coordination of multi-section courses.
• Relevant professional credentials (e.g., professional accreditations).
Expected duties include:
• Teaching undergraduate and graduate BTMA courses in the area of Business Technology Management;
• Participating in the coordinating and administering of multi-lectured core courses;
• Actively participating in projects related to teaching and learning, curriculum development, and implementation, as needed;
• Participating in activities related to the study of teaching and learning (e.g., teaching and learning research; writing case studies; disseminating research to professional communities).
Accredited by AACSB International, the Haskayne School of Business is a progressive and innovative business school. Our mission is to create and communicate knowledge of critical significance, while contributing to the development of our students as leaders of moral character with professional ability equal to the best in their field. With 3,500 full and part-time students currently enrolled in bachelor's, master's, PhD, DBA and executive education programs, the business school boasts more than 18,000 alumni in 60 countries around the globe.
Interested individuals are encouraged to submit an application online through the University of Calgary career website via the 'Apply Now' link - https://business.careers.ucalgary.ca/jobs/6559448-instructor-position-in-business-technology-management-btm-haskayne-school-of-business
Applicants should submit a single pdf file, including an application cover letter, curriculum vitae, and a statement of teaching philosophy/teaching dossier. Shortlisted candidates will be asked to provide three letters of reference.
Questions may be addressed to:
Dr. Raymond A. Patterson, Chair, Business Technology Management Area Recruiting Committee,
Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary
2500 University Drive N.W.
Canada T2N 1N4
Applications received on or before May 7, 2021 will be given full consideration. The position will remain open until filled.
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