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Assistant/Associate Professor in Supply Chain Management

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Position Status: Faculty, Full-time regular
Location: San Diego
Position Type: School of Business, Faculty

Position Title & Department:

Assistant/Associate Professor, Supply Chain Management
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Department Description:

The School of Business is committed to developing socially responsibly leaders with a global mindset through academically rigorous, relevant and values-based education and research.  Degree programs in the School of Business are AACSB accredited, with the undergraduate and MBA programs being highly ranked both domestically and internationally.  www.sandiego.edu/business/about/

Detailed Description:

The School of Business at the University of San Diego (USD) invites applications for a tenure track Assistant or Associate Professor in Supply Chain Management to begin in Fall of 2019. We will be interviewing candidates at the INFORMS Annual Meeting in Phoenix from Nov. 4 – 7, 2018 and the DSI Annual Meeting in Chicago from Nov. 17 – 19, 2018.

Preference will be given to candidates with teaching and research experience in operations and supply chain management who have demonstrated excellence in the classroom and have evidence of the ability to generate high quality research. Selected applicants must be able to teach in other areas including operations management, management science, data analytics, etc.

All candidates must have a doctoral degree in business with a concentration in supply chain management, operations management, decision sciences, or a closely related discipline, preferably from an AACSB accredited institution.  Those applicants not currently holding a terminal degree must have clear evidence of an expected completion of the doctoral degree prior to the start date.

The teaching environment at the University of San Diego is student-centric with strong emphasis placed on providing a personalized educational experience for students. The department is responsible for teaching courses in supply chain management, management science, operations management data analytics, and information systems at the undergraduate level as well as in the full-time MBA, professional MBA, and several MS programs, including an MS in Supply Chain Management. 

Department faculty have published the results of their research in top-tier journals in operations, decision sciences, and supply chain management.  Applied research and business experience are valued and many opportunities for industry linkages and research projects come from working closely with the University of San Diego’s Supply Chain Management Institute: http://www.sandiego.edu/business/centers-and-institutes/supply-chain-management-institute/ .

Job Requirements:

The successful candidate will have a PhD (or ABD near completion) in supply chain management, operations management, decision sciences, or a closely related discipline preferably from an AACSB accredited program prior to the start of appointment and is expected to maintain a record of scholarly achievement in field-specific, peer-reviewed outlets as well as dedication to teaching excellence and service in a liberal arts environment.

Background check:  Successful completion of a pre-employment background check.

Degree Verification Requirement: Persons offered employment in this position will be required to provide official education transcripts for degree verification purposes. 

Posting Salary:

Commensurate with experience; Excellent Benefits. 

The University of San Diego offers a very competitive benefits package, to include medical, dental, vision, a 12% retirement contribution given to you by the University (with three year vesting period), and access to on-campus Fitness Centers.  Please visit the benefits section of our website to view all of the perks and benefits that USD has to offer.  USD: Human Resources: Benefits

Special Application Instructions:

To apply, click Apply Now and apply as an applicant.

Applicants should also send by email an application package in .pdf format to scmrecruit2018@sandiego.edu.   Specify in your email subject field that you are applying for the “Supply Chain Management Faculty Position”.  Your application package should include a cover letter, teaching evaluations, samples of publications and completed working papers, and three letters of recommendation.

Interview preference at the INFORMS & DSI conferences will be given to applicants who submit by October 1, 2018 but the application process will be open until the position is filled.

Contact: John D. Hanson, scmrecruit2018@sandiego.edu

If you have any technical questions or difficulties please contact the Employment Services Team at 619-260-6806, or email us at jobs@sandiego.edu

Additional Details:

The University of San Diego is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion and is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the campus community.

The University of San Diego is a smoking and tobacco-free campus. For more information, visit www.sandiego.edu/smokefree.


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