The Management and Marketing Department of Southern Illinois University Edwardsville's School of Business seeks applicants for a tenure-eligible faculty position in the operations management area at the rank of Assistant Professor starting in August 2021. The candidate's responsibilities will include developing and teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in supply chain management, operations management, supply chain analytics, process analysis, and other related areas. Successful candidates for the position will have strong research engagement and/or publications record in the supply chain management and related disciplines.
Candidates for this position should embrace the Teacher-Scholar model and will be expected to be student-centered, demonstrate a commitment to promoting experiential learning, and embrace online and blended education models. SIUE is committed to the creation and dissemination of knowledge and as such, candidates must be prepared to pursue externally sponsored research and creative activities, engage in interdisciplinary collaboration, and to guide students in scholarly activities when possible. SIUE is committed to diversity and inclusivity and is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their experience, research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.
The Management and Marketing Department houses a diverse set of disciplines - general management, organizational behavior, human resources, strategy, entrepreneurship, supply chain/operations management, marketing, and market research. This diversity provides opportunities for cross-disciplinary collaborative research and curriculum. The Department also has a diverse faculty, with about 50% female full-time members, and includes members from the US, India, China, and South Korea.
Terms of Appointment Full-time, continuing, tenure-eligible appointment beginning August 2021.
Source of Funds State
Salary Range Competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. Excellent benefits package.
Application Process Submit a letter of application and resume/CV, transcript, statement of teaching philosophy along with available evidence of teaching effectiveness, statement of research, and at least three references to: Dr. Edmund Hershberger, Chair, Management & Marketing Department Southern Illinois University Edwardsville 2120 Founders Hall, Box 1100 Edwardsville, IL 62026-1100
Application Deadline All application materials must be received by November 30, 2020.
SIUE is a state university. Benefits under state-sponsored plans may not be available to holders of F1 or J1 visas. Applicants will be subject to a background check prior to an offer of employment.
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to an inclusive and diverse workforce. We will not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, national origin, religion, disability, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation or veteran’s status. We encourage applications from women, minorities, protected veterans and people with disabilities.
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Candidates who are close to completing their doctoral degree in supply chain management, logistics, sourcing, purchasing and supply management, or related areas are encouraged to apply.
Applicants must hold a PhD, or be ABD nearing completion, in supply chain management, logistics, operations management, or a related area. Preference will be given to graduates of AACSB-accredited institutions and candidates qualified as Scholarly Academic by AACSB standards.
Internal Number: FY21-022
About Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is a nationally recognized university that provides students with a high-quality, affordable education that prepares them for successful careers and lives of purpose. Built on the foundation of a broad-based liberal education, and enhanced by hands-on research and real-world experiences, the academic preparation SIUE students receive equips them to thrive in the global marketplace and make our communities better places to live.
Situated on 2,660 acres of beautiful woodland atop the bluffs overlooking the natural beauty of the Mississippi River’s rich bottom land and only 25 minutes from downtown St. Louis, the SIUE campus is home to a diverse student body of more than 13,000 individuals.
SIUE is is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, as well as more than 30 additional accrediting agencies. In January 2019, SIUE was reclassified by The Carnegie Commission on Higher Education to the newly created doctoral/professional universities category.
Fully certified at the Division I level by the NCAA, SIUE is a member of the Ohio Valley Conference and the Mid-American Conference (MAC) (men’s soccer & wrestling).