Make a Difference at Grand Canyon University
Shape the bright futures of Grand Canyon University students as a cohort adjunct faculty member for the Colangelo College of Business at GCU Main Campus – Phoenix, AZ. At the cornerstone of every degree earned at the Colangelo College of Business is an education that develops values driven business leaders. The college features more than 25 programs from the bachelor through the master's level, including several high-demand MBA programs and an accelerated accounting degree.
As an adjunct faculty member, you’ll provide program instruction incorporating innovative teaching methodologies, cutting-edge technologies and other industry trends reflecting advancements in your discipline. If you are highly motivated and passionate about teaching exceptional quality instruction in modern facilities with smaller class sizes, we’d like to hear from you.
Course Description: MIS-690- Applied Capstone Project
This course builds upon the techniques and tools presented in prior courses in the program. Students undertake an applied project focused on a specific area of analytics within an organization. Students use critical thinking skills to frame analytics problems, build and apply appropriate analytics models, and communicate relevant findings within a business setting.
** This course is taught in the evening on the GCU Main Campus – Phoenix, AZ
** Courses run one night a week, 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM OR 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM (section to be determined)
Responsibilities include equipping students with the required skill set, facilitating classroom discussions, assessing student performance and preparing students to be successful leaders in their chosen profession.
- Preferred: PhD or other terminal degree with an emphasis in Information Systems or related data/analytics degree.
- Minimum: Masters in Business Administration (MBA) or Masters in Information Systems AND 5 or more years of experience in computer information systems or related data analysis/analytics position. Additional required skills in statistical data mining skills AND R Statistical language or equivalent AND Descriptive and Predictive and Prescriptive statistics.
- Provide a positive example to students by supporting the University’s Doctrinal Statement, Ethical Position Statement and Mission of Grand Canyon University.
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