The College of Business at Anderson University invites applications for a professional-track, nine-month instructional position in the area of computing and data analytics at the rank of assistant professor. The preferred start date for the position is January, 2021, but we will also consider candidates for Fall 2021. Exceptionally well-qualified candidates with substantial teaching and industry experience will be considered for appointment at an advanced rank (associate or full professor). Anderson University is an innovative, entrepreneurial, premier comprehensive, liberal arts university affiliated with the South Carolina Baptist Convention. The University seeks candidates with a strong Christian value system, lifestyle, and commitment to the integration of faith and learning.
Anderson University is a “more selective” comprehensive Christian university offering bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees on campus and online. Anderson University is among US News and World Report’s “Best Regional Universities South,” and is on the publication’s “Most Innovative,” “Best Value,” “Best Undergraduate Teaching,” “Best Social Mobility” and “Best Online Programs” lists. Anderson also is ranked #27 nationally for Student Engagement by the Wall Street Journal; is a “Best College” among institutions of higher learning in the southeast by The Princeton Review; and is a three-time Apple Distinguished School. More information about the AU College of Business is available at https://www.andersonuniversity.edu/academics/business
Application review will begin immediately and end with a successful appointment. Candidates must successfully complete a background check. Applicants should submit application materials electronically at the following link: [email protected]
Applicants must submit a digital cover letter of application, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and an AU faculty application to: Chair, Computing and Data Analytics Search Committee, C/O Margaret Meece, Administrative Assistant, College of Business, via [email protected].
About our Commitment to Diversity
Anderson University is committed to developing a diverse campus and culture that is reflective of God’s Kingdom and biblical unity. Anderson University does not illegally discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, disability, age, religion, genetic information, veteran or military status, or any other basis on which the University is prohibited from discrimination under local, state, or federal law, in its employment or in the provision of its services, including but not limited to its programs and activities, admissions, educational policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other University-administered programs. In order to fulfill its purpose, the University may legally discriminate on the basis of religion in employment. The University has been granted exemption from certain regulations promulgated under Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 which conflict with the University's religious tenets. For inquiries related to our commitment to diversity, contact Dr. L. Dianne King, Associate VP for Student Development/Dean of Student Success/ Title IX Coordinator, [email protected].
This full-time faculty position requires a terminal degree in computer information systems, computer science, or a closely related area. Applicants with teaching experience who are currently pursuing a PhD degree and in ABD status will be considered for the position. Whereas we welcome applicants from all disciplines in these fields, preference will be given to candidates with backgrounds in software engineering, database systems, and data analytics. All candidates must have a record of successful impactful teaching at the undergraduate or graduate level. Industry experience in the candidate’s field of expertise is preferred.
About Anderson University, South Carolina
In addition to being named as one of the best Southeastern Colleges by the Princeton Review, Anderson University was also recognized as a Top Tier Regional University by U.S. News & World Report, who also ranked AU the seventh “Most Innovative School” among Regional Universities in the South. AU is a two-time recipient of Apple's Distinguished School recognition, one of just a handful of universities in the world to achieve this. We are located in South Carolina’s Upstate region, a growing and thriving community with award-winning public schools with convenient access to major cities and year-round outdoor recreation.