Position Description - Lehigh University's Department of Management seeks to fill a tenure track assistant professor position in supply chain management beginning August 2019. The candidate must hold a Ph.D. in Supply Chain Management or a related area from an AACSB accredited institution by the time of employment in August 2019.
Lehigh University offers excellent conditions for research and teaching. The successful candidate will be joining faculty in the department who publish in top-ranked journals such as Academy of Management Journal, Decision Sciences, Information Systems Research, Journal of Business Logistics, Journal of Operations Management, Journal of Supply Chain Management, Management Information Systems Quarterly, Management Science, Operations Research, Organization Science, Production and Operations Management and Strategic Management Journal. The department of Management also includes the Center for Supply Chain Research (https://cbe.lehigh.edu/centers/lehigh-center-for-supply-chain-research) as well as close ties with the Mountaintop Initiative, the Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center, and the Baker Institute for Entrepreneurship, Creativity, and Innovation. Teaching responsibilities with this position may include undergraduate classes in Supply Chain Operations Management, Demand and Supply Chain Planning, Supply, Cost and Risk Management, Integrated Logistics and Transportation Management, and graduate classes in the MBA program.
Lehigh is a premier residential research university, ranked 27th in Poets and Quants 2017 ratings for the best business programs for undergraduates. Our online MBA program and part-time MBA program are ranked 19th and 25th, respectively, in 2018 US News and World Report. Lehigh is ranked 46th in US News and World Report's 2018 national university rankings.
Lehigh University is a coeducational, non denominational, private university that offers a distinct academic environment of undergraduate and graduate students from across the globe. Lehigh offers majors and programs in four colleges: The College of Arts and Sciences, The College of Business and Economics, The College of Education and The P.C. Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Science. The university serves more than 5,000 undergraduate and 1,900 graduate students. The College of Business and Economics is home to approximately 1,270 undergraduates, 410 graduate students, and 80 full-time faculty members. In addition to undergraduate, MBA, and various other graduate programs, the college has joint programs with engineering and computer science. The Department of Management includes faculty in organizational behavior, strategic management, supply chain, and information systems.
Located in eastern Pennsylvania, the campus is situated on more than 2,350 acres in close proximity to both New York City and Philadelphia. Lehigh Valley International Airport is 15 minutes from campus.
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About Lehigh University
Lehigh is a premier residential research university, ranked in the top tier of national research universities each year. We are a coeducational, nondenominational, private university that offers a distinct academic environment of undergraduate and graduate students from across the globe.