Assistant Professor, Information Technology

Description

Oregon Institute of Technology Management Department is seeking candidates for a 9-month tenure-track position in Information Technology (IT) for its Wilsonville Campus. Salary is commensurate with education and experience. The starting salary for the positions will be competitive with our comparator institutions and includes an excellent benefits package with comprehensive healthcare; a generous retirement; and reduced tuition rates for employee, spouse or dependent at any of the Oregon University System schools.

The Oregon Tech Information Technology program prepares students for a future in working with computers and using technology and information to solve business problems.  The field is interdisciplinary with applications to all aspects of the economy.  Coursework builds upon a fundamental core along with program specific courses culminating in a yearlong senior capstone course.

Applicants should have expertise and experience in multiple aspects of information technology systems such as systems analysis, database design and management, business intelligence, networking and business analytics.  Additional skills, experience and/or certifications in the areas of Health Informatics would be a plus.

Primary responsibilities include developing courses and teaching lecture and laboratory classes both in class and online. Other responsibilities include undergraduate student advising, project mentoring, and support for departmental, institutional, professional, and community service activities.

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s Degree in Information Technology or a closely related field (Ph.D. preferred); evidence of relevant professional and teaching experience. 

Applicants are expected to demonstrate a commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred qualifications include 3 or more years corporate experience, industry standard IT-related certifications, industrial and/or consulting experience; prior teaching experience with evidence of excellence in teaching and scholarly activity.  Applicants are expected to demonstrate a commitment to teaching, a strong desire for continued professional development, and a self-starter.

To Apply

Offer of employment will be contingent upon ability to successfully complete a criminal history/background check.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The initial interview process will begin after January 15, 2014. To apply send a letter of application, curriculum vita, and a statement of your teaching philosophy and applied research interests to oithr@oit.edu for position #14-66003. Application material also may be mailed to Oregon Tech Office of Human Resources, 3201 Campus Drive, Klamath Falls, OR 97601 or faxed to (541) 851-5200.

For further information contact Grant Kirby, Search Committee Chair, at grant.kirby@oit.edu  or visit Oregon Tech’s website at www.oit.edu.


OIT is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/ADA employer


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