Assistant Professor of Practice Alvarez College of Business, Information Systems & Cyber Security
San Antonio, TXRegular/Temporary:
Full TimeDepartment Marketing Statement The University of Texas at San Antonio, Department of
Information Systems and Cyber Security invites applicants for a fixed term track position (rank: Assistant Professor of Practice) beginning
Fall 2022 or Spring 2023, with a primary focus on project management.
This position aims to fulfill the need to
support numerous programs that leverage the rich inventory of project management courses in the Department of Information Systems & Cyber
Security. Such courses cover agile and traditional project management from a variety of perspectives, both introductory and advanced topics,
and project management certification. They support a variety of programs, including the MS Management of Technology, MS in Information
Technology, MS in Biomedical Technology Commercialization, MS in Business, our MBA program, our BBA degrees in Information Systems and Cyber
Security, and graduate certificates in Project Management and Technology Entrepreneurship & Management. These programs span and collaborate
with the College of Business, College of Science, College of Engineering and Integrated Design, and the School of Data Science. This
position will enhance the student experience in project management through a balance of carefully curated academic pedagogy, practical
professional education, and various experiential learning opportunities. This focus on student experiential learning aligns with the college
goals to develop graduates with critical marketable skills as well as more opportunities for undergraduate research pursuits. Org
The University of Texas at San Antonio is a Hispanic Serving University specializing in cyber, health,
fundamental futures, and social-economic development. With more than 34,000 students, it is the largest university in the San Antonio
metropolitan region. UTSA advances knowledge through research and discovery, teaching and learning, community engagement and public service.
The university embraces multicultural traditions and serves as a center for intellectual and creative resources as well as a catalyst for
socioeconomic development and the commercialization of intellectual property-for Texas, the nation and the world. Learn more online
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The University of Texas at San Antonio is a Hispanic Serving
University specializing in cyber, health, fundamental futures, and social-economic development. With more than 34,000 students, it is the
largest university in the San Antonio metropolitan region. UTSA advances knowledge through research and discovery, teaching and learning,
community engagement and public service. The university embraces multicultural traditions and serves as a center for intellectual and
creative resources as well as a catalyst for socioeconomic development and the commercialization of intellectual property-for Texas, the
nation and the world. Learn more online, on UTSA Today or on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, YouTube or LinkedIn.
The University of
Texas at San Antonio, a Hispanic Serving Institution situated in a global city that has been a crossroads of peoples and cultures for
centuries, values diversity and inclusion in all aspects of university life. As an institution expressly founded to advance the education
of Mexican Americans and other underserved communities, our university is committed to ending generations of discrimination and inequity.
UTSA, a premier public research university, fosters academic excellence through a community of dialogue, discovery and innovation that
embraces the uniqueness of each voice. Posting End Date
Applications will be accepted through 11:59 PM CDT on
07/20/2022. At the discretion of the hiring department, this position posting may close once a sufficient number of qualified applications
have been received. Salary
Salary commensurate with education, experience and qualifications. Hours per
Exempt; Faculty Position: 40 hours per week. Required Application Materials Resume/CV, cover
letter, and two letters of recommendation are required.When attaching multiple documents, you may be required to
scan and upload all as one single PDF. This single PDF may be attached in the "Resume" field during the application process OR you may
attach additional documents after completing and submitting your application by following instructions here Essential Functions
The faculty member hired for this position will teach 3-4
classes per fall/spring semester, with course load governed by instructional need and service commitments. The faculty member hired will
play an important leadership role in our project management program, serving in the following capacities:
- organize PM course
- serve as the course coordinator for project management courses;
- promote project management programs and
course offerings especially in support of the graduate certificate in project management and the undergraduate marketable skills
- serve as PM representative on faculty committees for programs that include project management courses (e.g. MSB); and
- establish and support relationships with external partners including the Alamo chapter of the Program Management
- Hold and maintain a current Project Management Professional (PMP) certification
from the Project Management Institute (PMI)
- Have a Masters degree in Project Management, Technology Management, Engineering
Management, Business, or a closely related area from an accredited university
- Demonstrable expertise in the integrated perspective
of the project management discipline
- A demonstrated ability to teach effectively at the undergraduate, masters, or Ph.D. levels in
- Strong oral and written communication skills.
- The ability and desire to work collegially with
faculty and students from diverse cultural backgrounds while supporting the University's commitment to thrive as a Hispanic Serving
Institution and a model for student success, especially with historically underrepresented students.
Working Conditions On Campus:
- A Ph.D. or equivalent degree in a related field is highly preferred
- Research publications or
demonstrable research acumen in Project Management
Primary work location will be
on campus, but the person may be assigned to teach both in-person and online courses. Additional Information
is a tobacco free campus.
- This is a security sensitive position. Employment is contingent upon a successful background check.
- Applicants selected must be able to show proof of eligibility to work in the United States by time of hire.
As an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer, it is the policy of The University of Texas at San
Antonio to promote and ensure equal employment opportunity for all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity,
sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or genetic information, and veteran status. The University is committed to the
Affirmative Action Program in compliance with all government requirements to ensure nondiscrimination. Women, minorities, people with
disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply. UTSA campuses are accessible to persons with disabilities.To view the full
job posting and apply for this position, go to https://zahr-prd-candidate-ada.utshare.utsystem.edu/psp/ZAHRPRDADA/EMPLOYEE/UTZ_CG/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_
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