Ottawa University, an entrepreneurial Christian University, seeks candidates and/or nominations for a full-time, 12-month, MIS/IT faculty position with assignment in the University’s School of Business. This position, located at the Ottawa, Kansas Residential Campus will be assigned the appropriate faculty rank based on teaching experience and academic credentials.
Faculty member will be expected to teach in our MIS/IT curriculum while also participating in the liberal arts curriculum and accreditation processes. Primary responsibilities include academic program guidance and providing faculty leadership.
Ottawa University is a multi-campus system. With the participation of this faculty member in the Angell Snyder School of Business, Ottawa University will continue the one-hundred and fifty-three year tradition of producing exceptional and highly capable leaders that impact local, national and international business; a tradition recognized throughout the world by Ottawa University graduates and their colleagues.
Position Qualifications include a MS in MIS/IT (required) and/or a Ph.D. in a technology related field (highly preferred). The successful candidate will develop and teach a broad range of courses at both the undergraduate and graduate program levels and will be especially engaged in our International EMBA Program. Additional responsibilities include program development and assessment, student advising, and assisting with student recruitment. Preference will be given to those candidates with technology related work experience. Rank and compensation will be commensurate with experience. Faculty member must display an enthusiasm for teaching curriculum from a liberal arts perspective and an interest in working with graduate and undergraduate-level (traditional and adult) learners.
Founded in 1865, Ottawa University is a not-for-profit, comprehensive university affiliated with the American Baptist Churches USA. The University’s traditional campuses are located in Ottawa, Kansas and Surprise, Arizona. In addition to the traditional campuses, Ottawa University offers innovative, flexible adult education programs for both the bachelors and masters degree level at its campuses located within the United States and through online degree programs throughout the U.S. The University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association and the Business School is accredited through ACBSP.
Building on its foundation as a Christ-inspired community of grace and open inquiry, Ottawa University prepares professional and liberal arts graduates for lifetimes of personal significance, vocational fulfillment, and service to God and humanity. The University’s Code of Conduct and Ethics interprets this mission as it applies to the everyday decisions, behaviors and actions of those within the community. All members of the Ottawa University Community are responsible for sustaining the highest ethical standards of the University, and of the broader communities in which it functions.
A completed Application for Employment is required at http://www.ottawa.edu/Careers as a part of the application process. Candidates should attach to the application a cover letter, resume, and the names of three professional references as a part of the application for employment. Any additional information should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ottawa University celebrates and prizes the diversity of its students, faculty, staff and Board of Trustees. In keeping with its Mission Statement, the University is called to actively foster an environment of awareness, appreciation, and intentional inclusivity. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from members of underrepresented groups and strongly encourage them to apply.
Ottawa University is committed to equal employment opportunity and does not unlawfully discriminate in recruitment or employment on the basis of race, age, sex, color, religion, disability, national origin, sexual orientation, ethnicity, family and marital status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.