The University of Michigan-Flint seeks highly qualified applicants for a tenure-track position in Supply Chain Management, beginning Fall 2021. A commitment to, and evidence of teaching excellence is expected, with experience and interest in teaching online and hybrid/mixed mode courses is preferred. Preference may be given to candidates who can teach multiple supply chain electives such as six-sigma, logistics and/or business analytics.
UM-Flint is an excellent institution for candidates looking for a balance between teaching and research, with a three course per term teaching load and generous support for research. Faculty in the department are research active, targeting and publishing in well-regarded peer-reviewed journals.
UM-Flint’s business programs are accredited by AACSB International and enjoy a substantial regional reputation for quality. Salary will be competitive with other AACSB Accredited institutions and we offer guaranteed summer research support for 2 years for incoming faculty as well as a generous research/travel budget. Class sizes at UM-Flint are small, typically consisting of 15-45 (max) students. Additionally, as part of the University of Michigan system, UM-Flint offers excellent health care and retirement benefits. Please visit http://www.umflint.edu/som/ to learn more about the School.
Qualifications Candidates should possess an earned doctorate from an AACSB or similarly accredited institution by the start date (ABDs who indicate a high potential for completion prior to start date will be considered), with evidence of teaching responsibilities at both the undergraduate (required) and graduate (desired) levels.
A record of significant scholarship is required for those seeking appointment to Associate Professor, while evidence of potential significant scholarship in refereed journals is expected for those seeking appointment to Assistant Professor.
Application Instructions Materials are only being accepted via Interfolio. Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest stating candidate experience and qualifications for the position, their fit for our school and why they are interested in our position, a curriculum vitae, two research samples, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and contact information for at least three references. Applicants must upload their application materials to: http://apply.interfolio.com/82416 in order to be considered for the position.
Qualified candidates of diverse backgrounds are welcome to apply and will be treated equally without any preferential or discriminatory treatment, consistent with the University of Michigan’s commitment to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons. To ensure full consideration, please submit all application materials by February 15, 2021. Screening of applications begins February 16, 2021 and continues until the position is filled. The preferred starting date is August 29, 2021.
The University of Michigan conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background checks. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.
Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. The review and selection process may begin as early as the eighth day after posting. This opening may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Telecommuting is allowed.
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About University of Michigan-Flint School of Management
The School of Management, established in 1975, is the oldest professional school on the Flint campus and occupies more than 27,000 square feet of recently renovated Riverfront Center.
Our facilities are technology rich and include a 24-hour finance lab with interactive investment and stock trend displays, a video recording classroom, a video conference classroom that allows for live joint-classes to be held with partnering international institutions, private meeting rooms for students to study and work on group projects outside the classroom, and a Business Innovation Center for student organizations to host meetings or for students to utilize the space for studying or team meetings. This room is equipped with a large tv monitor, moveable whiteboards, and mobile chairs.
The School of Management employs a number of dedicated, full-time academic advisors and staff to assist our students in a number of ways. Because your success before and after graduation is of the utmost importance to us, the school's professional staff present a number of professional preparedness workshops and industry networking events throughout the academic year. Our professional staff also provide servi...ces to our students with scheduling and curriculum advising, assistance in academic matter appeals, notifications about internships and job openings in various business fields, and information on tutoring.
The school is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. AACSB International accreditation is the hallmark of excellence in management education. We deliver our programs to a diverse group of graduate and undergraduate students primarily in Michigan and the surrounding region using a variety of learning/teaching approaches that focus on skills, abilities, technology and knowledge vital to organizations.
At the undergraduate level, the school offers eight business majors, five business minors including Entrepreneurship, an honors business program, and the opportunity to complete core business courses as well as a number of business electives online.
At the graduate level, the school also offers three graduate degrees - a Master of Business Administration that allows students to specialize in one of eight concentrations areas, and a Master of Science in Accounting that prepares students to become CPA or succeed in other high level accounting positions, and Master of Science in Leadership and Organizational Dynamics that focuses on how to strategically implement theories through simulated "real world" applications and exercises in the classroom and the online environment. The school also offers a Graduate Certificate in Business program and a number of Dual Degree programs for students with career paths that would benefit from a multi-discipline education.
There are also a number of scholarships given exclusively to business students.