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Instructor of Information Management

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Boulder, Colorado

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Job Summary

The Division of Organizational Leadership and Information Analytics within the Leeds School of Business at the University of Colorado at Boulder seeks an instructor or senior instructor (non-tenure track) to teach data management technologies (e.g., SQL) and programming (e.g., Python, R.) and possibly other courses with a start date of August 2019.

Who We Are

The University of Colorado Boulder and the city of Boulder, offer a rich intellectual, cultural, recreational, and family-friendly environment. The Boulder area has been named as one of the top twenty tech cities in the country along with Denver and Colorado Springs. The University of Colorado and the Leeds School of Business are nationally recognized for the excellence of our faculty, programs, and students. Boulder is also recognized as one of the most desirable places to live in the US. By joining the Organizational Leadership and Information Analytics (OLIA) Division at Leeds, you will be part of a collegial and productive group of scholars with the highest standards of research and teaching excellence.

What Your Key Responsibilities Will Be

Key responsibilities are to teach data management technologies (e.g., SQL) and programming (e.g., Python, R.) and possibly other courses. Instructors typically teach seven courses a year and engage in service activities.

What We Can Offer

Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience and based on the University of Colorado pay scale.


The University of Colorado offers excellent benefits, including medical, dental, retirement, paid time off, tuition benefit and ECO Pass. The University of Colorado Boulder is one of the largest employers in Boulder County and offers an inspiring higher education environment. Learn more about the University of Colorado Boulder.

Be Statements

Be Collaborative. Be Inclusive. Be Boulder.

What We Require

  • Demonstrated knowledge and skill in data management (e.g. SQL) and in programming languages (especially Python).
  • Teaching ability in the topics mentioned above. 

What We Would Like You To Have

Other Desirable Expertise

  • Additional knowledge of business analytics, unstructured data management (e.g. Hadoop and Spark.
  • Experience in curriculum and programmatic development.
  • Experience teaching at an undergraduate and master’s level.
  • Experience advising students.
  • Ph.D. degree in information systems, information science, or other related disciplines is preferred.  
  • Industry and/or government experience is a plus.
  • Statistics teaching experience.

Special Instructions

To apply, please submit the following materials:
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover letter
  3. Teaching Statement
  4. Teaching Performance Evaluations
  5. Contact information for three academic references. These individuals may be contacted and asked to submit a letter of recommendation at a later time. This information will be kept confidential and viewable only by the search committee. 
For full consideration, applications must be submitted by March 15, 2019.

Note: Application materials will not be accepted via email. For consideration, applications must be submitted through CU Boulder Jobs.

Posting Contact Name: Ramiro Montealegre

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The University of Colorado is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer