The Monfort College of Business, a Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award recipient, is seeking a highly qualified Tenure Track CIS Assistant or Associate Professor. Applicants should have a strong interest in teaching undergraduates in the domains of web development, cybersecurity, and information systems. Other teaching opportunities include project management, networking and data analytics. Non-technical requirements include an enthusiastic commitment to Computer Information Systems/ Software Engineering (CIS/SE) education and teaching excellence; demonstrated ability to publish in relevant journals; willingness to work with high schools, community colleges, and the business community to further the goals of the department, college, and university; and evidence of strong communication and interpersonal skills. Additional Requirements Satisfactory completion of a background check, educational check, and authorization to work in the United States is required after a conditional offer of employment has been made.
About the Institution
Founded in 1889, UNC is a public doctoral research university committed to student success. We have a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs in five colleges: Education and Behavioral Sciences, Humanities and Social Sciences, Monfort College of Business, Natural and Health Sciences, and Performing and Visual Arts. MCB’s student population is nearly 37% from racially minoritized populations and 42% of incoming first-year students are first-generation students. Our graduates leave us with a first-class business education that prepare them to contribute to society and their chosen business career. The University of Northern Colorado is Colorado’s leader in education.
One of the major priorities of the campus is the implementation of the University strategic plan: Rowing not Drifting 2030 guides our direction and aspirations for the next decade. As an emerging Hispanic Serving Institution, the University of Northern Colorado strives to be the institution the state looks to as the future of higher education. Our students experience a personalized education grounded in the liberal arts and infused with the critical and creative inquiry; establish relationships with faculty and staff that nurture individual development; gain the skills and knowledge that promote upward mobility; and share a commitment to the values of diversity, equity, and inclusion.
About the College The Kenneth W. Monfort College of Business at the University of Northern Colorado is recognized for delivering excellence in business education. It is the first and only business program to receive the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award from the Office of the President of the United States (2004). Only the top business schools in the U.S. are accredited by AACSB International. The Monfort College of Business is among the elite number of schools accredited in both business administration and accounting. Institutional Values As you consider joining the UNC community, it is important to know that UNC is dedicated to strengthening and advancing our collective work related to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We develop and learn more with a diverse team. Diversity encompasses differing perspectives, thoughts, and experiences. We value diversity in all forms and appreciate the contributions every individual makes to the UNC community We expect members of our community to stretch their learning about race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, lifestyle, age, educational background, national origin, religion, and physical ability. When you join UNC, you can expect to be part of an inclusive, innovative, and equity-minded institution committed to meaningful collaboration among faculty, staff, students, and community partners.
Location and Community
The University of Northern Colorado is located in Greeley, Colorado. The city has a population of 110,000 and is perfectly situated on the high plains with panoramic views of the Rocky Mountains. One hour north of Denver and a little over an hour east of Rocky Mountain National Park, Greeley has a distinct small-town feel and a downtown that is designated as a Colorado Creative District. Further information can be found at Visit Greeley and U.S Census Quick Facts. Additional Information: This position is contingent on funding from the Colorado State Legislature and approval by the Board of Trustees, and is subject to the policies and regulations of the University of Northern Colorado.
Federal regulations require that the University retain all documents submitted by applicants. Materials will not be returned or copied for applicants. The University of Northern Colorado is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, creed, religion, sexual preference or veteran status. For more information or issues of equity or fairness or claims of discrimination contact the UNC AA/EEO/Title IX Officer at UNC Human Resource Services, Campus Box 54, Carter Hall 2002, Greeley, CO 80639, or call 970-351-2718.
Minimum Qualifications Preferred applicants will have completed a Ph.D. in CIS, CS, MIS, or related field at a higher education institution (AACSB or ABET accredited is a plus). ABD candidates in the final stages of the dissertation process will be considered if evidence exists of completing their degree program prior to September, 2022. Collegiate teaching experience required.
Candidates must be academically qualified and instructionally current to be considered for this position.
For more information on the college, please see mcb.unco.edu.