Director, CBIA

first_imgJob DescriptionThe Center for Business Intelligence and Analytics (CBIA) is anexciting center in Virginia Tech’s Pamplin College of Businessdeveloping next-generation business analytics leaders. CBIA is adriving force for the creation of collaborative relationships withstudents, faculty, and corporate leaders to advance best practicesfor analytics education and research. Additionally, CBIA serves asVirginia Tech’s leading point of contact for industry partnersinterested in analytics and will play a key role in the new GlobalBusiness and Analytics Complex (GBAC).We are seeking dynamic, entrepreneurial-minded applicants for aprofessional faculty position as Director dedicated to teaching,student engagement, and corporate outreach.Responsibilities include teaching in the Master of Science inBusiness Administration with a concentration in Business Analytics(MSBA-BA) program; supervising and evaluating capstone analyticsprojects for MSBA-BA students; interfacing with corporate capstonesponsors; and soliciting new capstone projects from prospectivesponsors.The candidate will provide additional program support activitiessuch as interviewing prospective MSBA-BA candidates; mentoringMSBA-BA students, coaching graduate students in improving theircommunication skills when writing resumes, cover letters,consulting reports, and giving business presentations; andmaintaining strategic relationships with corporate sponsors tomaintain and enhance financial support of CBIA research andacademic activities.The candidate will report to CBIA’s Executive Director and workcollaboratively with colleagues from the Pamplin College ofBusiness, other Virginia Tech Colleges, and University Relations toenhance the reputation of CBIA and its programs.Required Qualifications• A Master’s degree in business or a technical field or extensiveindustry/business experience inconsulting / government contracting, project management, orbusiness intelligence andanalyticsPreferred Qualifications• PhD in business or technical field• Experience in industry/business experience in consulting /government contracting, projectmanagement, or business intelligence and analyticsPay BandAppointment TypeRestrictedSalary Informationcommensurate with experienceReview Date2/16/2021Additional InformationThe successful Candidate will be required to have a criminalconviction checkAbout Virginia TechDedicated to its motto, Ut Prosim (That I May Serve),Virginia Tech pushes the boundaries of knowledge by taking ahands-on, transdisciplinary approach to preparing scholars to beleaders and problem-solvers. A comprehensive land-grant institutionthat enhances the quality of life in Virginia and throughout theworld, Virginia Tech is an inclusive community dedicatedto knowledge, discovery, and creativity. The university offers morethan 280 majors to a diverse enrollment of more than 36,000undergraduate, graduate, and professional students in eightundergraduatecolleges , a school ofmedicine , a veterinarymedicine college, Graduate School , and Honors College . The universityhas a significant presence across Virginia, including the Innovation Campusin Northern Virginia; the Health Sciences and Technology Campus inRoanoke; sites in Newport News and Richmond; and numerous Extension offices andresearchcenters . A leading global research institution, Virginia Techconducts more than $500 million in research annually.Virginia Tech does not discriminate against employees, students, orapplicants on the basis of age, color, disability, sex (includingpregnancy), gender, gender identity, gender expression, geneticinformation, national origin, political affiliation, race,religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status, or otherwisediscriminate against employees or applicants who inquire about,discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation ofother employees or applicants, or on any other basis protected bylaw.If you are an individual with a disability and desire anaccommodation, please contact Samantha Gagnet at [email protected] regular business hours at least 10 business days prior tothe event.Advertised: November 18, 2020Applications close:last_img read more

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