Information Systems Job Opening
School of Computing
Brigham Young University Hawaii

A representative will be available for interviews at ICIS in Las Vegas.
Please contact Bret Swan (cell 808.295.1223) to schedule an appointment.

Position Title:     Information Systems Department Faculty Member
Department:BYU Hawaii School of Computing
Closing Date:Open Until Filled
Job Type:Full-time
Job Category:Faculty


Anticipated Start Date:     June or August 2006



  1. PhD in Information Systems or related field. ABD candidates will also be considered. Preference given to degree from universities with ABET/AACSB accredited programs.

  2. Competency to teach in several IS subject areas. (IS-related certifications are considered a plus (e.g. CCNA, RHCT, etc.)).

  3. Demonstrated ability to teach. Preference given for demonstrated excellence in teaching, for teaching IS courses, and for teaching IS courses aligned with the IS 2002 or related curriculum guidelines.

  4. Familiarity with IS 2002 curriculum model (

  5. Ability to perform publication-quality research. Preference given for actual publication in IS-related journals and conferences.


  1. Develop and teach a range of IS courses, possibly including upper-division Database, E-Business, and Capstone-related courses at the undergraduate level.

  2. Manage students, with diverse international backgrounds, in application of their knowledge, skills, and abilities to IS projects for real-world organizations.

  3. Play an active role in defining and advancing the IS department.

  4. Conduct research in the teaching and application of IS that leads to publication.


  1. Rank and salary dependent on qualifications and experience.

  2. Ten-month contract (Fall and Winter semesters as well as a Spring or Summer term), continuing faculty status-track and renewable yearly.

  3. Standard BYU-Hawaii benefits package for regular full-time employees.

  4. Limited relocation expense packages are provided.


  1. Send an application package containing:

    1. A letter of application written specifically for this position.
    2. An official BYUH application form. (May be printed from our website, click here).
    3. Employment confidential report form. (May be printed from our website, click here).
    4. Current vita or resume identifying areas of training and expertise and employment history.
    5. Contact information for three references that can substantiate your qualifications for this position. Reference information must include names, addresses, telephone numbers, email, and positions of individuals that may be contacted for a recommendation.
    6. Official transcript from the institution where last degree was received.

  2. Proposed Timetable:

    1. Review of Applications begin November 1, 2005
    2. Applicants contacted for a telephone interview during November and December 2005
    3. Preliminary clearance and on campus visit for selected applicants anticipated for mid-January 2006
    4. Position will remain open until filled.

          Bret Swan
Chair of Faculty Search Committee
Information Systems Department.
BYU-Hawaii School of Computing
BYUH #1854
55-220 Kulanui St.
Laie, HI 96762
Phone:     808.293.3473
Cell: 808.295.1223
Fax: 808.293.3467

Please Note: A representative will be available for interviews at ICIS in Las Vegas. Please contact Bret Swan to schedule an appointment.