The Department of Supply Chain Management (SCM) at Rutgers University invites applications for the tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Supply Chain Management starting July 1, 2017.
Successful applicants should hold a Ph.D. in the area of Supply Chain Management, Operations Management, Industrial Engineering, Management Science, or a closely related discipline, and have strong methodological training, outstanding research achievements or potential for publication in top journals, and excellent teaching and communication skills. The new faculty member is expected to teach undergraduate, MBA, executive, and Ph.D. level courses, to be actively involved in research and grant work, to interface with industry, and to supervise Ph.D. students in Supply Chain Management. Candidates with prior academic experience and a strong publication record in supply chain analytics, sustainability, supply chain finance, logistics and healthcare operations would be highly desirable for the position.
The SCM Department is a top ranked multidisciplinary group charged with carrying out the strategic mission of the Rutgers Business School, which is located in both Newark and New Brunswick, New Jersey, between the New York and Philadelphia metropolitan areas, in close proximity to numerous headquarters of global firms and major sea/air ports on the Eastern seaboard. The SCM Department has deep engagement with industry through its highly-regarded Rutgers Center for Supply Chain Management, which partners with many global companies nationwide. The Department offers degrees in Supply Chain Management at all levels, including an active PhD program. The Rutgers SCMMBA program was ranked #11 in the nation by U.S. News and World Report and #7 by Gartner in 2016. The Rutgers SCM undergraduate program has been ranked #17 and #5 by US News and World Report and Gartner, respectively. For more information, please visit http://www.business.rutgers.edu/scm
Rutgers University is an equal opportunity employer; we welcome and strongly encourage applications from women and members of minority groups and traditionally under-represented groups. Applications received by December 15th, 2016 are guaranteed full consideration. Applicants should send their curriculum vitae, a cover letter, representative publications, and at least three reference letters.
Home Location Campus: Rutgers University-Newark
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
We seek candidates who pursue an active research program in supply chain management (preference given to those with demonstrated success publishing in top-tier journals in the field and/or in related disciplines); who have the potential to be excellent in teaching undergraduate and MBA level courses; who are interested in supervising and working with doctoral students; and who are willing to engage in service activities.
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