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MacEwan University is committed to diversity, equity and inclusion. We encourage Indigenous people, persons living with a disability, sexual and gender minorities, women, and members of all minority groups to apply and self-identify. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

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Assistant Professor, Data Analytics
School of Business

MacEwan University inspires students through a powerful combination of academic excellence and personal learning experiences. Located in culturally enriched, downtown Edmonton, our comprehensive undergraduate university offers over 65 programs to 19,000 full- and part-time students. With a dedication to teaching excellence informed by scholarly research and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to environmental sustainability and opportunities for community engagement. In support of faculty professional development, unique and enhanced services are provided through the MacEwan Office of Teaching and Learning.

The Department of Decision Sciences in the School of Business at MacEwan University invites applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor in Data Analytics commencing on July 1, 2020. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. All positions are subject to budgetary approval. The department will consider applicants that have demonstrated expertise in teaching in Data Analytics or related disciplines, and evidence of a research plan.

Please note that this role is subject to final budgetary approval.

Candidates are expected to possess demonstrated potential to publish and present their research while achieving teaching excellence in Business Intelligence and Data Analytics.

The Decision Sciences Department has 15 full-time faculty members, offering a Bachelor of Commerce major in Supply Chain Management and Business Management major in Insurance and Risk Management.

Preferred candidates will have:

  • An earned Ph.D. (or completed no later than December 2020) in business intelligence, data science, or a closely related discipline
  • Evidence of outstanding teaching ability, and a demonstrated primary commitment to undergraduate teaching
  • An ongoing program of academic research in business intelligence and data analytics (data mining, data-driven decision making, and management science);
  • Professional/Industry experience in business intelligence and data analytics (data mining, data-driven decision making, and management science).

How to Apply

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching dossier (including teaching philosophy and recent teaching evaluations), and a statement of research interests. The names and contact information for three references should also be included with your application.

Questions about this opportunity may be sent to careers@macewan.ca

Only applications received electronically will be considered. To apply, go to http://www.macewan.ca/careers and select the job posting.

Thank you for your interest in employment with MacEwan University. We will be reviewing all applications to select the candidates whose qualifications and experience most closely meet our needs. Only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

For general inquiries, please contact us at careers@macewan.ca.

This position is included under the Faculty Association collective agreement.

MacEwan University is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion.  We encourage Indigenous people, persons living with a disability, sexual and gender minorities, women, and members of all minority groups to apply and to self-identify. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Category Full-Time Tenure Track
Salary Commensurate with qualifications and experience
Closing Date Open until a suitable candidate is found
Competition No. 19.12.200
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