Cameron School of Business

Information Systems and Operations Management Department

Assistant Professor of Information Systems

Vacancy #: 14F022
Position #: 4218

The Department of Information Systems and Operations Management at the University of North Carolina Wilmington, Cameron School of Business invites applications for a tenure-track position in Information Systems at the Assistant Professor level to begin August 2014.  The successful candidate should have a Ph.D. in Information Systems or a closely related discipline but ABD’s will be considered. Candidates must show promise of excellence in teaching at both the graduate and undergraduate levels of the newly launched interdisciplinary major of Information Technology.  There will also be opportunities to teach in the IS area.                                                                                                             

The IT major provides an opportunity for students to focus in networking/security, health care informatics, or device development.  The successful candidate should have the ability to teach networking administration (including virtualization and cloud issues) and also in at least one of the following areas; network security, device development, and/or health information technology.  Candidates with a record of significant career work associated with one or more of the listed teaching areas may be looked at favorably. Candidates must have a focused research agenda with strong potential for publication.

UNCW boasts a beautiful 661 acres wooded campus with approximately 14,000 students, and is one of the faster growing institutions in the University of North Carolina system.  The Cameron School of Business is AACSB accredited.  Almost 70 faculty members serve over 2,000 business students in ten different undergraduate concentrations and graduate students in the MBA, M.S. in Accountancy, M.S. in Computer Science & Information Systems, and International MBA programs. The Wilmington metropolitan area comprises approximately 200,000 people and features a thriving port, business community, and tourism industry. Bounded by the Atlantic Ocean and the Cape Fear River, Wilmington offers the best of coastal living. 

To apply, please complete the online application at

The online application process must include (1) a letter of application addressed to Dr. George Schell (Chair of the Search Committee), (2) a complete resume, and (3) contact information including e-mail addresses for three current professional references.  These documents may be in either Microsoft Word or Adobe Acrobat formats. Under North Carolina law, applications and related materials are confidential personnel documents and not subject to public release. If you have questions about the application process please contact Ms. Jennifer Coombs, EPA Employment Coordinator, at 910.962.3196 or

Priority consideration will be given to applications received on or before November 7, 2013, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

UNC Wilmington actively fosters a diverse and inclusive working and learning environment and is an equal-opportunity employer. Qualified men and women from all racial, ethnic or other minority groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

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