Academic Employment Opportunities

Position Information
Position Rank: Full Time Professorial Stream - Assistant/Associate Professor
Discipline/Field: Information Systems
Home Faculty: Schulich School of Business
Home Department/Area/Division: Operations Management and Information Systems
Affiliation/Union: YUFA
Position Start Date: July 1, 2019


The Operations Management and Information Systems (OMIS) Area of the Schulich School of Business, York University invites applicants for a professorial tenure track appointment in Information Systems, at the Assistant or Associate Professor level, to commence July 1, 2019. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. All University positions are subject to budgetary approval.

Preference will be given to candidates who are able to effectively communicate with both undergraduate and senior managerial audiences in graduate and executive education settings as well as supervise PhD candidates.

Specifically, the successful applicant should be able to teach in the BBA and MBA Programs and should have potential to teach in the Masters of Supply Chain Program or the Masters of Business Analytics Program. Preferred candidates will have a PhD in Information Systems, or a related field. The candidate should be suitable for prompt appointment to the Faculty of Graduate Studies. Pedagogical innovation in high priority areas such as experiential education and technology enhanced learning is preferred.

Demonstrated outstanding research and scholarship (or potential) is evidenced by publications or late-round revisions in top IS journals such as MISQ and ISR, or other relevant top-tier journals such as those in the FT50 and who have evidence of teaching effectiveness. Experience in curriculum development is an asset.

We are specifically looking for candidates who do research in digital transformation, data security, artificial intelligence and/or data integration, and who can integrate computation, computing and information technology for 'real world' decision making.

York University is an Affirmative Action (AA) employer and strongly values diversity, including gender and sexual diversity, within its community. The AA program, which applies to Aboriginal people, visible minorities, people with disabilities, and women, can be found at or by calling the AA office at 416-736-5713. Applicants wishing to self-identify can do so by downloading, completing and submitting the forms found at: . Please select the 'Affirmative Action' tab under which forms pertaining to Citizenship and AA can be found. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens, permanent residents and Indigenous peoples in Canada will be given priority.

The deadline for receipt of completed applications is November 23, 2018. A letter of application with an up-to-date curriculum vitae, a statement of research and teaching interests, three letters of reference and teaching evaluations should be sent to:

Professor Richard Irving, Area Coordinator, Operations Management and Information Systems, Schulich School of Business, York University, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M3J 1P3 at


Posting End Date: November 23, 2018