Job Description:East Carolina University's College of Engineering and Technology is seeking qualified applicants for the rank of assistant or associate professor Distribution and Logistics. This program focuses on developing students and research for the wholesale distribution channel, transportation industry, and global supply chain. Faculty members are also expected to participate in program-building efforts via service, industrial networking, and outreach.
Miniumum Qualifications: A PhD, from an accredited institution that satisfies credentialing under SACS guidelines, in industrial technology, technology management, supply chain management, logistics, or a closely related field with relevant industrial experience is required. ABD will be considered at the rank of instructor if significant evidence of completion by August 2017 can be provided. Preferred Education and Experience: Preference will be given to candidates with a history of leadership in developing, teaching, and maintaining on-campus and online delivery of undergraduate and graduate curriculum. Experience in the utilization of information or operational technology, and the SAP University Alliance is also highly desired. Particularly desirable candidates will have a commitment to high-quality instruction in a student-centered environment and a commitment to pursue research focused on relevant topics in distribution and logistics. Research interests should be in one or more of the following areas: AIDC, material handling technology, transportation, or supply chain and logistics. Special Instructions to the Applicant: Candidates must submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae/resume, a list of three references including contact information, and Additional Documents 1 & 2: teaching and research statements. Screening of applicants will begin 11/27/2016.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with Qualifications
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