This announcement aims to fill one position in Operations & Supply Chain Management. UCR's School of Business is leading searches to two positions, including the possibility for an Endowed Chair in Supply Chain Management. Placement of successful candidates is expected to be in the School of Business but may also involve appointments in Engineering (Electrical & Computer Eng., Computer Science, Mechanical Eng., etc.). The desired start date is July 1, 2018. Selected applicants are anticipated to teach and research in areas of Operations Management, such as Project Management, Business Analytics, Service Operations (e.g. Health Care, Retail, etc.), Supply Chain Management, and/or other related areas. The position requires a doctorate (or foreign equivalent) granted, or nearly completed, in Operations Research, Operations Management, or in a related field including Engineering. Candidates must also have a strong commitment to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. We are particularly interested in diverse candidates. Joint appointments between the School of Business and the college of engineering are possible.
The University of California at Riverside (UCR) is implementing a major expansion of our faculty and investing in state-of-the-art research facilities to support their work. This expansion will build critical mass in 34 vital and emerging fields of scholarship, foster truly cross-disciplinary work, and further diversify the faculty at one of America's most diverse research universities. We encourage applications from scholars committed to excellence and seeking to help define the research university for the next generation. For more information about our hiring initiative or to submit an application, please visit http://www.clusterhiring.ucr.edu or https://aprecruit.ucr.edu.
Interested candidates should upload a cover letter, CV, evidence of research and teaching excellence, selected articles or working papers, a diversity statement that addresses potential contributions to academic diversity, and names and contact information for three references to:
Screening of candidates will commence immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
UCR is a world-class research university with an exceptionally diverse undergraduate student body. Its mission is explicitly linked to providing routes to educational success for underrepresented and first-generation college students. A commitment to this mission is a preferred qualification.
Advancement through the faculty ranks at the University of California is through a series of structured, merit-based evaluations, occurring every 2-3 years, each of which includes substantial peer input. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants with a Ph.D. will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
The School of Business (http://soba.ucr.edu) is an AACSB-accredited school and shares the mission of the University of California system to be known as a leading center of excellence for research and teaching.
Candidate must have a PhD degree and demonstrate a strong record of, and continuing potential, for quality research and teaching.
Candidates are expected to teach at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. UCR is a world-class research university with an exceptionally diverse undergraduate student body. Its mission is explicitly linked to providing routes to educational success for underrepresented and first
generation college students. A commitment to this mission is a preferred qualification.
A University of Distinction and Diversity widely recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the nation, the University of California, Riverside current enrollment is more than 20,000 students, with a goal of 21,000 students by 2020. The campus is in the midst of a tremendous growth spurt with new and remodeled facilities coming on-line on a regular basis.UCR is loca...ted approximately 50 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. UCR is also within easy driving distance of dozens of major cultural and recreational sites, as well as desert, mountain and coastal destinations. UCR is one of 10 universities within the prestigious University of California system, and the only UC located in Inland Southern California.