Assistant Professor, Business Analytics



Job description

Lewis University is accepting applications for Assistant Professor, Business Analytics.

Job Description Summary

Full-time professor of practice Assistant Professor in the College of Business, Department of Business Analytics. The primary professional responsibilities of the Assistant Professor, Business Analytics is to provide outstanding teaching, scholarly research, and service to the Lewis and external communities.


Responsible to model the University Mission through dedicated job performance, service excellence to constituencies, and respectful collaboration and active support of the University’s Mission and Catholic and Lasallian higher education.

  • Teach a variety of Business Analytics courses, both the undergraduate and graduate levels, in traditional, hybrid and online formats.
  • Twenty four (24) credit hours load per contract year.
  • Establish and maintain office hours to assist students and foster positive interaction with colleagues and external parties.
  • Advise undergraduate students on program progression and academic success. Additionally, mentor graduate and undergraduate students on professional development.
  • Actively participate in College/University Committees, scholarly pursuits, student recruitment, and other various duties as assigned by the Dean and Department Chair.
  • Knowledge of, and participation in, curriculum development and program assessment.
  • Actively engage in the Business Analytics profession including current topics and trends within the field.
  • Demonstrated abilities in establishing, growing and promoting the undergraduate and graduate Business Analytics programs within the College, University and broader community.

Minimum Qualifications

Earned doctorate in Business Analytics, or Information Systems/Management Science with concentration in Business Analytics from an AACSB accredited institution. Strong candidates who are ABD and nearing completion of their dissertation will be considered. Experience teaching Business Analytics courses at the university level. Ability to establish productive and collaborative working relationships with other faculty and staff. Commitment to diversity and inclusivity through demonstrated experience working with diverse populations. Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills necessary to impart Business Analytics concepts and theories to students and other vested parties.

Preferred Qualifications

Significant experience in the field of Business Analytics.

***Full time faculty position beginning January 2023.***

Inspired by the University’s Mission values of Wisdom, Knowledge, Justice, Fidelity and Association, the Lewis Community declares that we are a Sanctified Zone where people are committed to working to end racism, bias and prejudice by valuing diversity in a safe and nurturing environment. Lewis University, sponsored by the De La Salle Christian Brothers, serves a diverse community and is committed to promoting diversity and inclusion on our campus as an equal opportunity employer.

How to apply

Apply online

We invite applications from individuals that embody a commitment to diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status and other protected status as required by applicable law. We are fully dedicated to providing opportunities for development of the whole person. To demonstrate this commitment, Lewis University wishes to build a culturally diverse workforce which strongly encourages applications from women, underrepresented populations, individuals with disabilities and veterans.