The College of Business at Loyola University New Orleans invites applications for a Visiting faculty position in Business Analytics, beginning Fall 2023. This is a full-time, continuing, non-tenure-track position. The ideal candidate will have significant industry experience in the areas of business analytics, information systems, operations management, or applied statistics/econometrics.
The course load is 4 courses per semester with a variety of upper and lower level undergraduate courses. Courses typically have 30 or fewer students, with upper level courses having fewer.
Develop 1-2 new classes as needed for the Analytics program and/or Business Core. Foster Corporate relationships in the area of Business Analytics
Help shape the new Business Analytics concentration in collaboration with the other Business faculty.
Advise and mentor students.
The successful applicant will be expected to teach several (but not all) from the following courses:
Data Visualization and dashboarding (Tableau or Power BI)
Decision Support Systems (Data extraction and databases, SQL)
Programming for Data Analytics (Python/R)
Statistical quality control (Sig sigma)
Management Information Systems
Business Decision Modelling
Predictive Analytics & Big Data
Logistics / Supply Chain analytics
Online teaching of at least 1 or 2 courses per academic year may be expected of this position.
While this is a teaching focused position, preference will be given to candidates who can publish in peer reviewed business or analytics journals.
Applications should combine all documents into one pdf file if possible: cover letter, curriculum vita, graduate transcript, three letters of recommendation, and evidence, if any, of teaching experience. Please direct applications to Dr. John Levendis via email at firstname.lastname@example.org . Applications will be considered until the position is filled, but an application submitted by October 30, 2023 is recommended. Loyola University New Orleans is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer.
Minimum qualifications include a minimum of an earned master’s degree in business administration, business analytics, business intelligence, econometrics, data science, statistics, or a closely related field. Although not required, a PhD and a record of recent research activities as defined by AACSB will be preferred. Industry certifications such as the Certified Business Analyst, Certified Analytics Professional, Six Sigma Black Belt, or similar certifications are desirable.
Candidates are expected to have proficiency in several of: R, Python, SQL, Tableau, Power BI, and Stata.
Loyola University New Orleans is a selective Jesuit university that has won many awards and recognitions for the high quality of its academic programs. Based on over 500 years of education experience, Loyola is founded on an Ignatian tradition of spirituality and ethics. Loyola offers a transformative Jesuit education in the most unique city in America. Consistent with our mission, we welcome candidates who demonstrate a strong commitment to fostering inclusion and equity in a culturally diverse environment. The beautiful campus is located across from Audubon Park in a scenic Uptown New Orleans neighborhood, near some of the world’s best music venues and restaurants. Loyola provides benefits including 100% tuition remission for spouses and children.
The Joseph A. Butt, S.J., College of Business currently enrolls almost 600 undergraduate students in degree programs leading to majors in accounting, analytics, economics, finance, management, marketing, and international business. Approximately 150 students are enrolled in graduate programs. Recently, the College launched a new undergraduate program in Entrepreneurship and graduate programs in Marketing & Communication and Healthcar...e Management. Both undergraduate (International Business) and graduate (Entrepreneurship) programs are ranked in the top 25 by US News & World Report. The College requires all undergraduate students to complete internships and provides career preparation through its Portfolio Program. Undergraduate programs have been continuously accredited by AACSB since 1950, and graduate programs since 1974. The small size (35 faculty and 10 staff) and collegial nature of the College afford a pleasant and productive working environment.