Continuing Track Assistant Professor - Operations Management/Business Analytics/Management Science
University of Delaware
Location: Newark, Delaware
Type: Full Time
Required Education: Doctorate
Industrial - Analytics
Industrial - Management Science
Industrial - Operations Research
Academic / College and University
The Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics at the University of Delaware invites applications for a continuing-track (non-tenure track) position in Operations Management. This position is in our expanding Operations Management area, whose growth is fueled by increased interest in data-based analytics and decision making.
Successful candidates will demonstrate the drive and vision to develop an innovative, cutting-edge instructional program and a commitment to scholarly research. Candidates must possess a PhD in operations management or a related field or be ABD with completion expected by September 2022. In addition, candidates should be well qualified to design and teach Operations Management courses, with qualifications to design and teach Business Analytics and/or Management Science courses also being highly valued. Teaching load is typically a maximum of six courses per year with potential reductions for research productivity. Candidates are expected to maintain scholarly academic status for purposes of AACSB accreditation. Promotion in rank is possible but not required.
Founded in 1743, the University of Delaware (www.udel.edu) combines tradition and innovation. Located on an attractive campus in Newark, Delaware, roughly an hour from Philadelphia and Baltimore, and just over two hours from New York and Washington, D.C., the University is a state-assisted institution with a strong private endowment and selective admission. It is one of the oldest land-grant institutions in the nation and an R1 research university with very high research activity. In 2019, Forbes named University of Delaware one of America’s best midsize employers, and in 2021 it ranked University of Delaware the best employer in Delaware.
The Department of Business Administration is within the Alfred Lerner College of Business & Economics and is composed of four areas: Marketing, Management, International Business, and Operations Management. For more information, see lerner.udel.edu.
The starting date for this position is August 16, 2022. Please upload a cover letter, your curriculum vitae, three contact references, and up to two articles (published or manuscripts) to this website.
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis commencing November 1, 2020 and continuing until the position is filled.
Equal Employment Opportunity
The University of Delaware is an Equal Opportunity Employer that encourages applications from minority group members and women. The University’s Notice of Non-Discrimination is available at http://www.udel.edu/aboutus/legalnotices.html.
Employment offers will be conditioned upon successful completion of a criminal background check. A conviction will not necessarily exclude a candidate from employment. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States.
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