Tenured/Tenure-Track Faculty - Business Statistics/Analytics
University of Illinois at Chicago
October 3, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
The Information and Decision Science (IDS) Department within the College of Business Administration invites applications for one or more tenure-track or tenured faculty position(s) in Business Statistics/Analytics beginning August 2019. This is an open rank position. Applicants should have a Ph.D., either completed or near completion, in statistics, machine learning, management science or a closely related field. Strong research capabilities, commitment to publish in top tier journals, and exemplary communication and teaching are expected. Applicants at the Associate or Full Professor level must have an excellent record of teaching and ongoing scholarly research activity consistent with a senior-level faculty appointment. Preference will be given to those candidates with research and teaching interests in applied statistics, business analytics, machine learning, and large scale data problems. Successful candidates will also have an interest and ability to interact effectively with students, industry partners, and the broader business community through IDS research centers focusing on analytics.
The University of Illinois at Chicago is a Carnegie Doctoral Research Extensive University. The department offers courses and conducts research in business analytics, information systems, and operations and supply chain management. Programs include undergraduate IDS major with concentrations and minors in business analytics, information systems, operations and supply chain management; masters programs in business analytics and in information systems. The department also maintains active doctoral programs with specializations in statistics, machine learning, operations research, and operations management and information systems. The position will encompass research and teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
For fullest consideration, please apply by September 12, 2018 at https://jobs.uic.edu/ and attach a letter of interest, CV, research statement, and name, title, and e-mail address for three professional references. Applications will continue to be accepted through November 15, 2018. Incomplete applications will not be considered. The search will remain open until the position(s) is (are) filled. Visit our website for further information about the Department, College, and University: http://business.uic.edu/.
The position will encompass research, undergraduate and graduate teaching, service to the department, college and university, and outreach to the business communities.
The University of Illinois at Chicago is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
The University of Illinois may conduct background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.
A Ph.D., completed or near completion, and strong potential for quality research and teaching is expected. Faculty at the Associate or Full Professor level must have a Ph.D. and an excellent record of scholarly research activity and teaching consistent with a senior-level faculty appointment.
About University of Illinois at Chicago
UIC is a major research university located near the heart of Chicago’s business community, just minutes from the downtown “Loop” and Lake Michigan. UIC is situated on a 240-acre campus and is the largest university in Chicago, with 30,000 students, and the most diverse in the Midwest. UIC Business is the largest provider of undergraduate business education in Chicago. We also have full-time, evening, and Saturday MBA programs, five specialized master’s programs (Accounting, Business Analytics, Finance, Management Information Systems, and Marketing), as well as five PhD programs (Accounting, Business Statistics, Management Information Systems, Marketing, and Organizational Behavior/Human Resources). UIC Business is AACSB accredited with 2,800 undergraduate, 700 master's, and 40 Ph.D. students. The undergraduate business program is ranked #1 in Chicago (U.S. News & World Report), the entrepreneurship programs are in the top 25 nationally (Princeton Review), and the interdisciplinary product development curriculum is an AACSB-award winner. For additional information, please visit our website at http://business.uic.edu/.
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