The Department of Supply Chain Management (SCM) at Rutgers Business School invites applications for the non-tenure track position of Instructor/Assistant Professor of Professional Practice in SCM starting September 1, 2017.
Successful applicants should hold a Master's Degree in Supply Chain Management, Operations Management, Industrial Engineering, or a closely related discipline, have extensive industry experience at the level of senior business executives of major corporations, be well connected with various professional organizations such as ISM and/or CSCMP, have established expertise in the various sub-disciplines of supply chain management, and be able to teach effectively in undergraduate, MBA, and executive programs. Successful candidates should also have a strong interest in collaborating with academic faculty, working with students, overseeing the growth of the programs and in being actively involved in grant works. Demonstrated ability to teach core and elective supply chain management courses.
The SCM Department at Rutgers Business School offers SCM programs at the Ph.D., MBA, M.S. and undergraduate levels, and, together with the Rutgers Center for Supply Chain Management, both domestic and international executive training programs. SCM courses are offered across both the Newark and New Brunswick campuses of Rutgers University during the day, evenings, and weekends, with continuously increasing student demand. The Rutgers Supply Chain Management program has over 148 corporations as educational partners, was ranked #5 (undergraduate) and #7 (graduate) in North America by Gartner in 2016. U.S. News and World Report ranked Rutgers SCM programs #11 (Graduate) and #17 (Undergraduate) in 2016. It's success has attracted many companies to Rutgers Business School to recruit SCM students, to launch joint research projects, and to deliver joint executive trainings. The role of SCM Instructors/Professors of Professional Practice is critical to the continued success of Rutgers SCM programs and offerings.
Applications received by February 1, 2017 are guaranteed full consideration. Applicants should submit a package consisting of curriculum vitae, cover letter, and at least three reference letters.
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, military status or any other category protected by law. As an institution, we value diversity of background and opinion, and prohibit discrimination or harassment on the basis of any legally protected class in the areas of hiring, recruitment, promotion, transfer, demotion, training, compensation, pay, fringe benefits, layoff, termination or any other terms and conditions of employment.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Applicants should have a Master's Degree in Supply Chain Management, Operations Management, Industrial Engineering, or a closely related discipline.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
We seek candidates who have significant work background in business and industry in supply chain management and excellent teaching skills; who are able to teach effectively in undergraduate, MBA and executive level courses, to interface with industry and supervise students involved in industry supply chain projects; and who are willing to engage in service activities.
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