Assistant/Associate Professor of Management Information Systems

  • American University in Cairo
  • Cairo, Egypt
  • Oct 01, 2021
Full time BUS: Management/HR/OB/Strategy Computer Science/Info Tech/Systems

Job Description



Company Description:

Founded in 1919, AUC moved to a new 270-acre state-of-the-art campus in New Cairo in 2008. The University also operates in its historic downtown facilities, offering cultural events, graduate classes, and continuing education. Student housing is available in New Cairo. Among the premier universities in the region, AUC is Middle States accredited; its School of Business is accredited by AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS, The AUC Libraries contain the largest English-language research collection in the region and are an active and integral part of the University's pursuit of excellence in all academic and scholarly programs. AUC is an English-medium institution. Faculty salary and rank are based on qualifications and professional experience. According to AUC policies and procedures, faculty are entitled to generous benefits.


Job Description:

The School of Business anticipates an opening for a faculty position in the Department of Management at the level of Assistant/Associate Professor of Management of Information Systems for a non-tenure track two-year fixed term appointment, beginning in Fall 2022. Responsibilities include undergraduate and graduate teaching in the Bachelor of Arts in BA, in MICT, and in MBA Programs. The applicant should be actively engaged in research to maintain AACSB accreditation and has a solid understanding of the developments and emerging trends in information and communication technology as well as management information systems.

Applicants will also be expected to engage in ongoing activities in the department as well as undertaking development activities consistent with teaching and research. The successful applicant will have expertise in one or more of several possible subfields, including management, support systems, IT project management, database management, networking, electronic business, big data and artificial intelligence.

Applicants will also be expected to engage in ongoing activities in the department as well as undertaking development activities consistent with teaching and research. All faculty members must be willing to teach introductory courses.




Preferred and Required Qualifications


While PhD holders from accredited universities are preferred, the primary criteria for appointment are a demonstrated record of professional impact in the field with a substantive experience in the area of management. We seek candidates who are expected to be acknowledged as leaders in the discipline with strong teaching skills and the ability to make contributions to the profession. Applicants should demonstrate high potential for a strong record in research and excellent student evaluation in teaching.

Application Details

Additional Information:

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.


Application Instructions:

All applicants must submit the following documents online:

  • Cover letter
  • Current resume
  • Statements of research and teaching
  • Sample of current research
  • Evidence of teaching effectiveness
  • Completed AUC Personnel Information Form (PIF).
  • Three names of reference to with the subject line BUS/mois/2022.



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