Information Systems TWO TENURE TRACK FACULTY POSITIONS The Information Systems Department at UMBC invites applications for two tenure-track faculty positions at the Assistant Professor level starting August 2014. We are searching for candidates with research interests in any of the following areas: Artificial Intelligence/Knowledge Management, Database/Data Mining, Human Centered Computing, Software Engineering, and Health Information Technology. Candidates must have earned a PhD in Information Systems or a related field at the time of application submission. Candidates should be engaged in research that spans two or more of these areas, with one of these areas ideally being Health Information Technology. Preference will be given to those who can collaborate with current faculty. Candidates for both positions should have a strong potential for excellence in research, the ability to develop and sustain an externally funded research program, and the ability to contribute to our graduate and undergraduate teaching mission. The Department offers undergraduate degrees in Information Systems and Business Technology Administration. Graduate degree programs, MS and PhD, are offered in both Information Systems and Human-Centered Computing, including an innovative online MS in IS program. Consistent with the UMBC vision, the Department has excellent teaching facilities, state-of-the-art laboratories, and outstanding technical support. UMBC’s Technology Center, Research Park, and Center for Entrepreneurship are major indicators of active research and outreach. Further details on our research, academic programs, and faculty can be found at http://www.is.umbc.edu/. Members of underrepresented groups including women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply. Applications will not be reviewed until the following materials are received: a cover letter, a one-page statement of teaching interests, a one to two-page statement of research interests, one or more sample research papers, and a CV. Applicants should also arrange to have three letters of recommendation sent to the department as soon as possible. Electronic submission of materials as PDF documents is preferred. Electronic copies should be sent to [email protected] Copies can also be sent to: Dr. Aryya Gangopadhyay, Chair of Faculty Search Committee, Information Systems Department, UMBC, 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD 21250-5398. For inquiries, please contact Barbara Morris at (410) 455-3795 or [email protected] Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled. These positions are subject to the availability of funds. UMBC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from minorities, women and individuals with disabilities.