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Associate Professor, Center for Information and Communication Sciences
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, CENTER FOR INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION SCIENCES
Ball State University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position available immediately.
Join a highly distinguished graduate program in its 30th year of success by bringing industry experience and career advice to an exceptional group of motivated interdisciplinary scholars and industry leaders. CICS provides graduates a high placement rate in high paying, satisfying careers with commensurate titles. Graduates of the program enjoy a 95% placement rate in increasingly relevant industries. The 11-month intensive master s degree that CICS is has transformed chemists, teachers, and political science graduates into information technology managers, network engineers, business analysts, and consultants. Among the companies that recruit graduates in the program include Accenture, IBM, AT&T, Cisco Systems, JPMorgan Chase, and Orange.
Major responsibilities: Provide leadership in planning, designing, and implementing information and communication technology (ICT) networks; teaching in classroom, immersive learning, and online formats; research; service to the department and community.
Minimum qualifications: Doctoral degree from an accredited university or college.
At least three years of ICT industry or academic experience; ability to provide leadership in planning, designing and implementing information and communication technology (ICT) networks; demonstrated applied research in academe or industry, with an emphasis on qualitative/quantitative analysis, and working knowledge of emerging technologies in the ICT field.
Must be able to provide advising and career development for a diverse graduate student population. Must have demonstrated ability to work in a graduate professional academic program and qualify for graduate faculty status at the rank of associate professor. Must have demonstrated proficiency in delivering online educational content. Must be able to manage multiple projects within and outside of classroom environment.
Preferred qualifications: Possess a doctoral degree in a relevant field (e.g., Technology Management) from an accredited university or college.
Over three years of ICT industry or academic experience; current industry certifications (e.g., CISSP, CCNP, PMP); extensive track record of securing external funding in higher education and demonstrate a history of leadership in either higher education or industry at a senior level.
Candidates for searches must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship.
Apply on-line at http://bsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/4682 . Include the following documents with your application: Cover letter, curriculum vitae, and transcripts. Review of applications will begin immediately and will be accepted through December 4, 2016.
Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, on an attractive campus 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 21,000 graduate and undergraduate students enroll in one of seven academic colleges that offer 187 undergraduate programs, 84 master s programs, and 16 doctoral programs.
Ball State aspires to be the model of the most student-centered and community-engaged of the 21st century public research universities, transforming entrepreneurial learners into impactful leaders committed to improving the quality of life for all.
The university offers an excellent benefits package, including health care and retirement plans, tuition assistance for employees and dependents, and generous time off with pay.