Lamar University

Lamar University

Instructor, Management Information Systems #441927, 441928, 441929, 441930

United States

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Position Information

Posting Number 202248

Classification Title Position Title Instructor, Management Information Systems #441927, 441928, 441929, 441930 FTE 1.00 FLSA Salary Commensurate Job Summary/Basic Function

Who We Are:

Lamar University is a diverse and accessible global university for life-long learners with a passion for broad-based community engagement. As a vital contributor to the socioeconomic wellbeing and resilience of the Gulf Coast region, our expertise is recognized locally and beyond. Lamar University is home to more than 17,000 students and is among the fastest growing Texas colleges and universities. LU is a member of The Texas State University System, which is the first higher education system of Texas and maintains the lowest average tuition and fees of any university system in Texas. With more than 100 degree options and a community that cares, Lamar students are always proud to be Cardinals.

Lamar University is committed to fostering a culture of diversity where students, faculty and staff of all backgrounds can learn, work, and serve.

About This Role:

School of Accounting and Information Systems; full-time, non-tenure track, salary negotiable on qualifications and experience.

Position Responsibilities:

Teach students (both graduate and undergraduate) face-to-face in classroom and laboratory setting and online. Stay current of new developments in the field of Management Information Systems. Display leadership and participate in the development, implementation and evaluation of college and departmental programs. Participate in department, college and university committees and in other activities associated with professional status. Perform related duties essential to the university teaching profession.


At Lamar University one of the ways we show value to our team members is by offering the following perks:

  • Health, dental & vision insurance
  • Life insurance
  • State of Texas Retirement plans
  • Tuition covered at 100% for employees, spouses and/or eligible dependent
  • Minimum Qualifications (Education & Experience)

    Minimum Qualifications

  • MS in Management Information Systems.
  • Prior teaching experience is required.
  • Working knowledge of SAP or willingness to learn, get certified, and teach SAP is a must.
  • The ability to teach graduate MIS courses such as Database, Business Intelligence, E-Commerce, CRM, Data Mining, ERP-Overview, and Healthcare IS.
  • Certification Required: Must be SAP TS/410 certified or willing to be certified within a year of appointment

    Key Competencies:

  • Interacting well with students
  • Creating a learning environment
  • Good at lesson plan design
  • Able to use varied teaching strategies
  • Able to assess
  • Able to identify student needs
  • Good at communication
  • Able to collaborate
  • Physical Requirements: Standing for long periods of time for lectures and teaching labs, sitting for long periods of time.

    Job Conditions: Classroom and office settings.

    Preferred Qualifications (Education & Experience) Certification Required Key Competencies Physical Requirements Work Hours Job Conditions EEO Statement

    Lamar University is An Equal Opportunity Employer

    Veteran's Preference

    Lamar University is proud to provide employment preference to veteran applicants in accordance with Texas 805 Government Code, Section 657.003.

    Security Sensitive Statement

    This position is security-sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of the Texas Education Code §51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information.

    Lamar Expectation of Quality

    Employee will support the mission of Lamar by providing high quality, professional services, timely responses and solutions to customer requests.

    Essential Functions

    Posting Detail Information

    Open Date 05/10/2023

    Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants Quick Link for Direct Access to Posting https: //

    Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • Are you claiming Veteran's Preference in accordance with Texas Senate Bill 805, Section 657.003? PLEASE READ IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS: To be considered for Veteran's Preference, applicants must complete and email to [email protected] a Standard Form 15 located at https: // www. to include the required documents per the instructions on the form. Emails MUST also include position titles and posting numbers for each and every position applied for. APPLICANTS WHO FAIL TO EMAIL ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTS BEFORE A POSTING CLOSES WILL NOT BE AWARDED VETERAN'S PREFERENCE.
  • Yes
  • No
  • Do you have a Master's degree?
  • Yes
  • No
  • In what subject did you earn your Master's degree?
  • (Open Ended Question)

    Documents Needed to Apply

    Required Documents

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Cover Letter
  • Optional Documents

  • Unofficial Transcript 1
  • Unofficial Transcript 2
  • Miscellaneous
  • List of References
  • Job details


    Instructor, Management Information Systems #441927, 441928, 441929, 441930


    Lamar University


    United States


    May 25, 2023

    Application deadline

    June 11, 2023

    Job type



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