The Department of Supply Chain and Information Systems in the College of Business at Iowa State University welcomes applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Supply Chain Management (SCM). This position is in the SCM program with an undergraduate major of approximately 300+ students that generates roughly 100 graduates annually. The SCM faculty consists of 18 tenured, tenure-track or professionally qualified faculty members. Primary responsibilities include both research and teaching in supply chain management at the undergraduate, Masters, and Ph.D. levels.
Successful applicants will be expected to develop and maintain an outstanding research program. The applicant is also expected to demonstrate strong teaching abilities. The program has teaching needs in a variety of areas including in the areas of logistics, transportation, operations management, and procurement. Successful applicants will support the program’s efforts to expand relationships with supply chain companies and professional organizations. The ability to communicate effectively with prospective and current students, industry personnel, and the wider community is essential to this position.
- Earned doctorate in business administration or management or related field with a concentration in logistics, marketing channels, operations, procurement, supply chain management, transportation, or a related field by start date. - Demonstrated potential for an outstanding research record. - Teaching experience. - Meet the college’s standards to be scholarly academic qualified under the AACSB Accreditation Standards.
- Supply chain oriented research record evidenced by publications in leading academic journals. - Work experience with responsibilities related to operations management, logistics, purchasing/sourcing or supply chain management. - Sustained record of excellence in teaching and the ability to teach a variety of SCM courses; including a variety of logistics and operations management classes at undergraduate, Masters, and Ph.D. levels. - Demonstrated skills in developing and expanding relationships with supply chain companies and professional organizations.
Iowa State University is classified as a Carnegie Foundation Doctoral/Research University-Extensive, a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), and ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top public universities in the nation. More than 36,000 students are enrolled and are served by over 6,200 faculty and staff.
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