Supply Chain, Logistics and Transportation - Full-Time Lecturer California State University, San Bernardino
Overview The Department of Information & Decision Sciences at California State University, San Bernardino seeks an energetic and innovative educator/practitioner/scholar to join the team as a Full-Time Lecturer (1/2 time teaching and 1/2 time working with other college units [e.g., Leonard Transportation Center] on community projects and administrative assignments) beginning September 2019. Candidates must be qualified to teach courses at both the undergraduate and Master's level. All areas of Supply Chain, Logistics, and Transportation will be considered, but preference will be given to candidates with teaching and practitioner experience in Supply Chain, Logistics and Transportation along with ability and interest in creating academic outputs. Certifications such as CPIM, or others are a plus. CSUSB is a Hispanic Serving Institution and bilingual capabilities are a plus.
California State University, San Bernardino (CSUSB) is located in San Bernardino in the Inland Empire, 60 miles east of Los Angeles and operates a satellite campus in Palm Desert located in Coachella Valley. CSUSB serves approximately 20,000 students, of which 81% are first-generation college students, and graduates about 5,000 students annually. As a designated Hispanic Serving Institution, CSUSB reflects the dynamic diversity of the region and has one of the most diverse student populations of any university in the Inland Empire, and the second highest Hispanic enrollment of all public universities in California. CSUSB employs 467 full-time faculty and offers 48 undergraduate, 35 graduate, and 1 doctoral degree programs and 14 academic programs with national accreditation.
At CSUSB, diversity, equity and inclusion are values central to our mission. We recognize that diversity and inclusion in all its forms are necessary for our institutional success. By fully leveraging our diverse experiences, backgrounds and insights, we inspire innovation, challenge the status quo and create better outcomes for our students and community. As part of CSUSB's commitment to hire, develop and retain a diverse faculty, we offer a variety of networking, mentoring and development programs for our junior faculty. We are committed to building and sustaining a CSUSB community that is supportive and inclusive of all individuals. Qualified applicants with experience in ethnically diverse settings and/or who demonstrate a commitment to serving diverse student populations are strongly encouraged to apply. The Jack H. Brown College of Business and Public Administration (JHBC), which is accredited by AACSB and NASPAA, consists of five academic departments: Accounting and Finance, Information and Decision Science, Management, Marketing, and Public Administration.
Typical Activities All faculty support a Masters and undergraduate program of approximately 700 students. Classes are offered during the daytime and evenings in traditional face-to-face format, Hybrid and with some opportunity for online teaching. Classes are primarily taught at the main campus in San Bernardino, but faculty may be required to teach courses at the Palm Desert satellite campus. Preferred candidates will be expected to meet excellence in teaching standards and participate fully in faculty meetings and department governance, community service, and scholarly activities. There is a strong preference for candidates with prior applicable teaching and Industry experiences. CSUSB is on a quarter system and a lecturer's teaching workload is 40 units per academic year (10 Courses).
Qualified candidates must demonstrate a commitment to excellence in teaching and mentoring a diverse student population and to working effectively with faculty, staff and students across a wide range of disciplines.
In addition, new faculty are encouraged to develop and participate in activities that support the University's strategic plan. This plan emphasizes: a) student success; b) faculty and staff success; c) stewarding resources; d) community engagement and partnerships; and, e) enhancing the campus identity. CSUSB's Strategic Plan is available at https://www.csusb.edu/strategic-plan. Minimum Qualifications An MBA/Masters in Supply Chain, Logistics, Transportation or related fields by time of appointment.
Preferred Qualifications: Applicants who have industry experiences in Supply Chain, Logistics, Transportation or related fields; ability to write grants and develop programs and grow community partnerships.
The successful candidate will receive a one-year contract, annually reviewed.
Supplemental Information To applyplease submit the following required documents:
1) Curriculum Vitae
2) Cover Letter that includes:
a. A statement of your teaching philosophy and strategies.
b. A statement of your scholarly/professional accomplishments and goals.
3) Unofficial copies of all postsecondary degree transcripts (official transcripts will be required prior to appointment).
4) Reference List - names, telephone numbers, and email addresses of three (3) referees whom we may contact to obtain letters of recommendation.
5) A Diversity Statement, which may include your interpretation of diversity, equity, and inclusion, and must include specific examples of how your background and your educational and/or professional experiences have prepared you for this role at California State University, San Bernardino (maximum 1,000 words).
Formal review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Information regarding CSUSB's Department of Information & Decision Sciences can be found at https://jhbc.csusb.edu/ids.
A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.
The person holding this position is considered a 'mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.
California State University, San Bernardino is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, or protected veteran status. This position adheres to CSU policies against Sex Discrimination, Sexual Harassment, and Sexual Violence, including Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking. This requires completion of Sexual Violence Prevention Training within 6 months of assuming employment and on a two-year basis thereafter. (Executive Order 1096)
This position may be 'Designated' under California State University's Conflict of Interest Code. This would require the filing of a Statement of Economic Interest on an annual basis and the completion of training within 6 months of assuming office and every 2 years thereafter. Visit the Human Resources Conflict of Interest webpage link for additional information: http://hrd.csusb.edu/conflictInterest.html.
California State University, San Bernardino offers a challenging and innovative academic environment. The university seeks to provide a supportive and welcoming social and physical setting where students, faculty and staff feel they belong and can excel. The university provides students the opportunity to engage in the life of the campus, interact with others of diverse backgrounds and cultures, as well as participate in activities that encourage growth, curiosity and scholarly fulfillment. Through its branch campus in Palm Desert, the university mission extends to the Coachella Valley.