Assistant Professor, School of Information Systems & Technology
Job no : 516856
Work type : Instructional Faculty Tenured / Tenure-Track
Location : San José
Categories : Unit 3 - CFA - California Faculty Association, Tenured / Tenure-Track, Full Time, Faculty - Business / Management
Position Rank and Title : Assistant Professor
School / Department Name : School of Information Systems & Technology
Compensation : Commensurate with qualifications, experience, and rank as established by the CSU Salary Schedule . See Benefits Summary for details about the CSU’s excellent employment benefits.
Target Start Date : August 2023
Application Deadline : September 2, 2022 (Applications accepted until filled or closed)
An Assistant Professor position in School of Information Systems & Technology (SISTech) includes responsibilities in teaching, research, and service.
Teaching topics may include traditional Information Systems (IS) courses for the MIS program such as Systems Analysis & Design, Databases, Networking, programming and business applications of IS, or courses on emerging technologies such as those related to data visualization, big data, cybersecurity, data analytics, and Artificial Intelligence (AI).
Faculty are also expected to engage actively in research on IS-related topics, publishing in peer reviewed journals presenting at conferences, and to support the school, college, and university’s mission through service activities.
The SISTech resides in the Lucas College and Graduate School of Business at SJSU. We prepare students to excel professionally and contribute meaningfully to society through the undergraduate MIS concentration within the Business major.
Our program reflects IS best practices and provides students with the tools they will need to succeed today and tomorrow.
Our location in Silicon Valley provides both students and faculty with unparalleled opportunities to engage with leading technology firms.
Our tenured and tenure-track faculty are solid contributors to academic literature and our clinical faculty represent years of experience at some of the leading companies in the area.
Consequently, our students are well-represented throughout the high-tech and non-tech industries locally and beyond. To learn more about our school, programs, and faculty, please visit our SISTech website .
SISTech and San José State University value diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging. Our excellence in research, teaching, and service can only be fully realized by faculty, students, and staff who share our commitment to these values.
SJSU enrolls more than 36,000 students, many of whom are historically underserved, and around 45% are first-generation and 38% are Pell-recipients.
SJSU is a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) and Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander (AANAPISI) Serving Institution.
The university’s commitment to social justice extends from its vibrant, inclusive campus to an international network of over 275,000 alumni.
As such, San José State is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty so our disciplines, students, and the community can benefit from multiple ethnic and gender perspectives.
Successful candidates will demonstrate evidence of a commitment to equity and inclusion through their research, teaching, and / or service.
We ask that all applicants include a Diversity Statement with their application package. A guide to writing this statement can be found at SJSU Diversity Statement Guidelines , along with information about how these statements will be evaluated.
Priority will be given to candidates who possess one or more of the following :
Note that all San José State University employees are considered mandated reporters under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and are required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.
Pursuant to the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (Clery Act) and CSU systemwide policy, some faculty duties may lead to designation as a Campus Security Authority (CSA).
CSAs are required to complete Clery Act training and to immediately report Clery incidents to the institution.