Assistant/Associate Professor of Business Administration.
Location: Redding, California
Type: Full Time
Simpson University is seeking a full-time professor (open rank) in the Business Department to teach Computer Information Systems (CIS) and assorted Business Management courses beginning in the Fall of 2023. Candidates who apply should be creative, innovative, and cognizant of cutting-edge technologies in emerging CIS and Computer Science fields. The successful candidate will have expertise in cybersecurity, data analytics, cloud computing, some business management content, and will be able to teach students how to work with networks, databases, websites, and integrated systems.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
Teach twelve (12) hours or four (3-unit) classes each semester;
Assist with curriculum and program development;
Advise, audit, and mentor students;
Hold a minimum of five (5) office hours per week for students;
Attend department meetings and professional development activities:
Ensure the timely completion of assessments, grades, and other
Doctorate degree in CIS, Computer Science, Computer Information Technology, Data Analytics or Data Science, OBA, is preferred; however, an appropriate master's degree will also be
Experience with multimedia instruction and related technology is a must;
Evidence of successful teaching experience in higher education preferred;
Successful experience with traditional in-person, hybrid, and online instructional modalities;
Strong organizational, planning, and coordination skills;
Strong interpersonal skills and a spirit of enthusiasm and energy needed to interact with a diverse student population;
Experience with academic advising and degree auditing preferred;
Strong written and oral communication skills, and a knowledge of learning management platform such as Canvas and other technologies.
Applicants should apply online with a cover letter, cv, and personal essay regarding the integration of faith and higher education. Review of applications will begin immediately and will remain open until filled.
How to apply:Applicants must apply online on the University's website using the link below. Applicants must include with their application a cover letter, cv, teaching philosophy, transcripts and personal essay regarding the integration of faith and adult higher education.
Simpson University's faculty salaries are based on three distinct factors: (1) Academic Degree; (2) Academic Rank (i.e Instructor, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, full Professor); and (3) years of full-time college teaching experience. Accordingly, the current salary range is $64,480-$76,000.
Simpson University is an evangelical, Christian university of liberal arts and professional studies in Redding, California. Affiliated with the Christian and Missionary Alliance, Simpson University maintains a focus on servant leadership through undergraduate, graduate, and continuing education programs. As an equal opportunity employer, Simpson is committed to excellence through diversity and welcome applications from women, persons of color, and member of historically underrepresented groups. More information about Simpson University, including the University's Diversity Statement and Core Values, can be found at our website www.simpsonu.edu.
Simpson University, California’s only Christian university north of Sacramento, has been educating and shaping world-influencers for 100 years. Fully accredited, Simpson offers 25 liberal arts and professional studies degrees, an adult degree-completion program, graduate studies, and credential programs, serving nearly 1,000 students a year.
One of four schools of higher education of The Christian and Missionary Alliance denomination, Simpson’s students come from all over the world – the majority from California. More than 30 percent of traditional undergraduates are first-generation college students, and Simpson is a Hispanic Serving Institution with a majority minority student body.
More than two-thirds of Simpson’s full-time faculty members hold the highest degree in their field of study and come from major universities around the U.S. They are award-winning scholars, writers and composers who choose to be in an academic environment where they can integrate faith and learning. With a ratio of one professor for every 14 students, Simpson offers an intensely personal classroom experience. Students are encouraged to engage in original research projects with professors, result...ing in publications and national presentations that boost their graduate school and career prospects.