Suffolk University Assistant Professor, Tenure Track Position, Information Systems & Operations Management (ISOM) in Boston, Massachusetts

Assistant Professor, Tenure Track Position, Information Systems & Operations Management (ISOM)

Faculty & LecturersBoston, Massachusetts



Suffolk University’s Sawyer Business School invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the Information Systems and Operations Management (ISOM) Department. The anticipated start date is September 2018.

ISOM faculty teach a combination of undergraduate/graduate and day/evening courses in information systems and business analytics. The standard teaching load is 5 semester courses per academic year, with one course reduction for the initial year. ISOM faculty conduct research in various areas including e-health innovation, technology adoption, outsourcing, data quality, security & privacy, project management, business intelligence, HCI and e-commerce.

We are seeking candidates with the following qualifications:

  • Completion of a Ph.D. in Information Systems or related areas from an AACSB accredited institution or equivalent by August 31, 2018.

  • Evidence of strong teaching and research potential.

  • Ability to teach core courses in information systems and business analytics.

  • Preferred expertise in one or more of the following subjects: Database, data mining & warehousing, Computer forensics & security analytics, Enterprise system, Mobile & Web applications development and Project management.

To apply for the position, please submit a curriculum vita, teaching evaluations, three reference letters and 1-2 publications online. The search committee will start to review applications in May 2017. ISOM faculty members will be attending AMCIS, ICIS and DSI to interview candidates. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Position contingent on funding. If you want to be considered for an interview at AMCIS 2017, for full consideration please submit your application by August 3, 2017.

Working at Suffolk

Suffolk University is a private, urban university located in the heart of downtown Boston. Our college green is the Boston Common and we are steps from dozens of historic sites including the Old State House, Faneuil Hall, City Hall and the Massachusetts State House. We have no real boundaries to our campus—Boston and Suffolk blend together. The Sawyer Business School, accredited by AACSB, NEASC and NASPAA, offers degree programs including BSBA, MS, MBA, Executive MBA, and an Online MBA. Suffolk has been committed to creating an exceptional learning experience since 1906. Our vision is to be recognized as a dynamic institution that fosters engaged learning, rigorous scholarship, innovative thinking, and community collaboration across disciplines. We will ensure that Suffolk graduates are versatile and prepared for modern society and the new world market. We will provide rich curricula, experiential learning opportunities and professional mentoring through increased collaboration with alumni and community partners. We will recruit, mentor, and support a diverse faculty of teacher-scholars who are passionately committed to preparing out students to be leaders in the global community. We will inspire investment in a Suffolk community that is built on ethical, forward-thinking leadership, teamwork and cooperation.We compete for the best talent. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse community. Suffolk University is actively seeking applicants from groups that might be under-represented because of race/color, gender, religion, real or perceived disability, and national origin or LGBTQ status. As part of our commitment we encourage you to complete the demographic portion of the application in addition to submitting your cover letter and resume/CV as it will assist us in targeting our recruitment efforts.