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Assistant Professor, Educator, OBAIS, Carl H. Lindner College of Business

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You are invited to submit an application to be considered for a position with more than one opening. The number of positions varies depending on the needs of the department.


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Job Overview

The OBAIS Department, the largest department in the college, offers nationally-recognized educational programs in operations, business analytics and information systems. In particular, the Master’s in Business Analytics program has been named the No.1 MS in Data Science school in the country by Predictive Analytics Today, and ranked 18th globally and 7th nationally among U.S. public universities by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS). The department was awarded the 2019 UPS George D. Smith Prize for its innovative approach to curriculum that effectively prepares students to be successful operations research and analytics professionals after graduation.


UC’s Center for Business Analytics serves organizations— locally and nationally—to be best-in-class in analytics. The Center brings together academia and practice by connecting faculty and students with member companies through symposiums, training, and problem-solving including student projects and internships.


The Carl H. Lindner College of Business, Department of Operations, Business Analytics, and Information Systems (OBAIS), invites applications for non-tenure-track positions at the level of Assistant Professor - Educator. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled. Desired start date is as early as January 2022. Compensation and employment benefits are competitive.

Essential Functions

Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in subjects such as business analytics, regression models, data analysis methods, data wrangling, simulation methods, and data visualization.


This includes course preparation and curriculum development, delivering course content and leading hands-on exercise labs, holding office hours, as well as grading and preparing assessment materials. Classes may include face-to-face and online versions. Additional responsibilities will entail participating in curriculum/course development, developing distance learning courses, education-related service activities, such as advising student organizations, academic standards review, and providing educational services to local communities.

Minimum Requirements

Prior to effective date of appointment, the candidate must have:


  • Master's degree in Business Analytics, Statistics, or related field
  • at least one academic term of college level teaching in business analytics
  • at least one year of experience utilizing one of the following analytic tools: R, Python, Tableau, PowerBI, or Excel.

Appointment Details

Initial appointment is up to three years and can be renewed. The anticipated course load is 24 credit hours per academic year.


Direct all inquires to Recruiting Committee Co-Chairs: Ed Winkofsky (edward.winkofsky@uc.edu) or Yinghao Zhang (yinghao.zhang@uc.edu).

Application Process

Create an applicant profile in Success Factors. Apply to Job ID: 71269. Attach the following documents to your application.


  • Cover Letter
  • CV/Resume
  • List of references (3) names and contact information. Should we move forward with your application, we will contact references
  • Two-page narrative describing your teaching experience and education philosophy with student evaluations, if available




The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.


As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).


The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.


REQ: 71269 


Assistant Professor, Educator, OBAIS, Carl H. Lindner College of Business

Date:  Jan 22, 2022

Cincinnati, OH, US

Facility:  Main Campus

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

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