Faculty members are expected to provide leadership in developing, teaching, and maintaining curriculum in both the graduate and undergraduate programs, using both traditional face-to-face and distance delivery methods.
The successful candidate will have a research agenda or publications in any of the following: wholesale or industrial distribution, logistics, transportation, global supply chain operations, or IDIS-related technology applications. The successful candidate is also expected to pursue externally funded research projects and to publish his/her research in peer reviewed publications.
The ideal candidate will have a teaching interest in warehousing, inventory management, warehouse management systems (WMS and information technology), automatic identification and data capture (AIDC), material handling equipment and application, or information technology such as ERP systems. Courses taught will need to include current technology applications and future supply chain technology/innovations.
Faculty members are expected to provide service to the program, department, university, community, the profession, and be actively involved with outreach to industry. The successful candidate will also be committed to networking with regional employers to promote student success in academics and job placement.
They should also have strong commitment and participation in professional activities that promote and enhance the reputation of East Carolina University and the College of Engineering and Technology.
Special Instructions To Application:
Applicants must complete an online candidate profile via this website and submit the following documents: Cover letter, CV (must include hyperlinks to any published scholarly works), teaching statement, and research statement. A list of 3 professional references and teaching evaluations are optional.
Reference letter will be collected through the PeopleAdmin tracking system. Three (3) original letters of reference are required for employment. Please be aware that if selected as a candidate of choice, an automatic e-mail will be sent to the individuals entered by the applicant in the References section of the PeopleAdmin applicant tracking system. Letters of reference submitted via the PeopleAdmin applicant tracking system will be verified and considered towards meeting this requirement. For letters of reference not submitted via the PeopleAdmin applicant tracking system, please have the original signed letters mailed to Dr. Mark Angolia, Chair of the Search Committee, 100 Science & Technology Building, Mail Stop 130, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858. The candidate of choice will also be required to submit an original official transcript.
A terminal degree in Industrial Technology or a closely related field, such as Technology Management, Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Industrial/Systems Engineering, Industrial/Engineering Management, augmented with relevant IDIS experience is required. ABD with significant qualifications may be considered for initial employment and will be initially appointed at the probationary rank of Assistant Professor and must have the terminal degree conferred prior to his/her first reappointment. Rank will be commensurate with education and experience. All degrees must be from regionally accredited institutions.
Full time or Part time: Full Time
Position Location (city): Greenville
Position Number: 600061
Organizational Unit Overview:
The Department of Technology Systems (TSYS) at East Carolina University is seeking qualified applicants for a tenure track position at the rank of assistant or associate professor in our ATMAE Accredited program in Industrial Distribution and Logistics (IDIS). IDIS provides a unique combination of coursework, technology, and hands-on learning to prepare students for successful careers. Teaching and research are targeted toward business-to-business processes and technologies in wholesale distribution, logistics and transportation, manufacturing, and supply chain operations supporting various industries.
Housed within the College of Engineering and Technology, TSYS offers five undergraduate degrees, three masters' degrees, four graduate professional certificates, and participates in a consortium-based PhD program. The department has 30 full-time faculty members and employs an average of 15 part time instructors each semester to serve approximately 1,400 students.
To be a national model for student success, public service and regional transformation, East Carolina University uses innovative learning strategies and delivery methods to maximize access; prepares students with the knowledge, skills and values to succeed in a global, multicultural society; develops tomorrow's leaders to serve and inspire positive change; discovers new knowledge and innovations to support a thriving future for eastern North Carolina and beyond; transforms health care, promotes wellness, and reduces health disparities; and improves qualify of life through cultural enrichment, academics, the arts, and athletics. We accomplish our mission through education, research, creative activities, and service while being good stewards of the resources entrusted to us. East Carolina University delivers on the promise of opportunity. We open doors. We improve lives. We transform the present, and we discover the future. In these ways and more, we serve our community, our state, our nation and our world as together we reach toward our greatest potential. Tomorrow starts here.