Tenure Track Faculty 7530BR Saunders College of Business SCB Management
Faculty Type (Tenure Status): Tenured Faculty Discipline: Faculty Rank: Associate Professor, Professor Employment Category: Fulltime Anticipated Start Date:
Detailed Job Description The Saunders College of Business, which is broadly positioned at the intersection of technology, innovation, and management, invites applications for a renewable E. Philip Saunders Endowed Professorship in Supply Chain Management within the Department of Management.
Applicants must be at the level of associate or full professor and meet the tenure requirements of the college with a demonstrated record of scholarly achievements in the form of publications in elite supply chain management and management journals, such as the Journal of Supply Chain Management, Journal of Business Logistics, Decision Sciences, Production and Operations Management, Journal of Operations Management, Management Science, Academy of Management Review, Academy of Management Journal, and Strategic Management Journal.
In addition to contributing to a community committed to advancing high-impact research and scholarship, the candidate will engage in disciplinary-specific teaching; maintain industry connections; support student-centeredness; promote diversity and pluralism; demonstrate integrity and ethics; and work collaboratively. Potential teaching responsibilities include undergraduate and graduate level SCM strategy, capstone/project based experiences, and/or operations management.
Department/College Description The Saunders College of Business (SCB) is accredited by AACSB International and served by more than 65 full-time faculty members. SCB faculty greatly value collegiality and teamwork, as evidenced by the high level of collaboration within and across departments. SCB offers bachelors' degrees in Business Administration with nine different majors. Graduate programs include: a newly launched Ph.D., an MBA, Executive MBA, and Master of Science in several disciplines. The college is on an upward trajectory with a 35,000 sq. ft. new building expansion scheduled to open in Fall/Spring 2023-24, as well as increasing program rankings and research productivity. Saunders is ranked in the top 100 by US News and World Report.
The Department of Management is the largest in the college with 25 faculty members; 20 tenured/TT and 5 lecturers. The department includes multiple disciplines: organizational behavior and leadership, global business, entrepreneurship, decision sciences, and supply chain management. The Department of Management houses BS and MS programs in Global Business Management, Organizational Leadership and Innovation (online), Technology Innovation Management, Entrepreneurship, and Supply Chain Management; some of these undergraduate and graduate programs are also offered at RIT’s campuses in China, Croatia, and Dubai. Additionally, the department houses the Ph.D. concentration in Strategy and Innovation on our main campus.
Required Minimum Qualifications
Ph.D. in supply chain management, logistics, sourcing, purchasing and supply management, operations management, decision sciences or related areas (from an AACSB or equivalent institution).
Demonstrated record of highly-regarded research publications relevant to the area of specialty.
Demonstrated teaching effectiveness in SCM-related areas.
Ability to contribute to the development and growth of the SCM degree programs and related activities.
Ability to communicate and interact effectively with all constituencies including students, faculty, staff, alumni, administration, and industry partners.
Ability to contribute in meaningful ways to the college’s continuing commitment to cultural diversity, pluralism, and individual differences.
Required Minimum Education Level PhD
Required Application Documents Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae or Resume, List of References, Research Statement, Statement of Diversity Contribution, Statement of Teaching Philosophy
How To Apply Apply online at http://careers.rit.edu/faculty; search openings, then Keyword Search <>OR 7530BR. Application review will continue until the position is filled. Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications submitted before March 1, 2023 will receive priority consideration. Interviews will be conducted until the position is filled.
Please submit your online application; a cover letter describing your interest in the position and your qualifications/experience related to the position description; curriculum vitae, and upload the following attachments:
Statement of teaching philosophy
Statement of research philosophy
The names, addresses, and phone numbers for three references
RIT does not discriminate. RIT is an equal opportunity employer that promotes and values diversity, pluralism, and inclusion. For more information or inquiries, please visit RIT/TitleIX or the U.S. Department of Education at ED.Gov.