Department Name: 8F240:Dept of Marketing and Supply Chain
The Department of Marketing and Supply Chain at the University of Kentucky is pleased to invite applications for a lecturer (non-tenure track) position in Supply Chain Management with an anticipated start date of August 15, 2020. The successful candidate must hold a Master's degree with extended work experience in Supply Chain Management, Operations Management, or a closely related field. A Ph.D. degree is preferred but not required.
Candidates must have an excellent teaching record or show strong potential in teaching both undergraduate and graduate level courses. Candidates will be expected to teach a variety of courses which may include logistics management, supply chain strategy, or quality and lean operations. Candidates must also have relevant industry experience and demonstrate the ability to establish working relationships with industry for student projects. Part of the job responsibility of this position is to help the department maintain and develop our industry partners, and to organize and advise students for industry projects and case competitions.
With 15 tenured or tenure track faculty and five lecturers or senior lecturers, our department offers a collaborative work environment with a wide range of faculty expertise. The compensation package is highly competitive and commensurate with the candidates' qualifications. Applications received by Nov. 30th will receive full consideration; however, the position will remain open until filled.
Please include along with the application:
A cover letter
Sample course syllabus if available (upload under Specific Request 1)
Names and contact information of 3 references when prompted in the application (this information may be utilized to solicit reference letters from your contacts within the employment system)
In academic year 2020, the Gatton College of Business and Economics is celebrating its 95th anniversary. Over that time, we have been preparing principled leaders for the global economy, producing high quality, influential research, and supporting economic growth in Kentucky and beyond. Accredited by the AACSB, Gatton proudly offers a full range of undergraduate, graduate and professional business and economics degrees and certificates in both a face to face an online format. We are housed in a 220,000 square foot state-of-the-art facility where the college accommodates the fastest growing student enrollment on UK's campus, reaching over 4,000 students in Fall 2020.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
The successful candidate must hold a Master's degree with extended work experience in Supply Chain Management, Operations Management, or a closely related field.
Required Related Experience:
Candidates must have an excellent teaching record or show strong potential in teaching both undergraduate and graduate level courses. Candidates will be expected to teach a variety of courses which may include logistics management, supply chain strategy, or quality and lean operations. Candidates must also have relevant industry experience and demonstrate the ability to establish working relationships with industry for student projects
Required License/Registration/Certification :
A Ph.D. degree is preferrred, but not required
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
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