The John Chambers College of Business & Economics at West Virginia University (WVU) invites applications for a non-tenure track teaching assistant professor position in global supply chain management beginning August 2019.
Qualified applicants should either:
1) Hold a Ph.D. degree in supply chain, logistics, operations management, business administration, or a closely related discipline, by the time of employment; or
2) Hold a master's degree in supply chain management, logistics, operations management, business administration or a closely related discipline, and have extensive industry experience (at least five years) in supply chain management at the executive level in industry or a related organization by the time of appointment.
This position is primarily a non-tenure track teaching position, with no research component. Candidates are expected to embrace a teaching philosophy grounded in experiential learning initiatives and an integrated end-to-end perspective on supply chain management consistent with the focus of the Global Supply Chain Management program at WVU. The candidate is expected to effectively teach supply chain management courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels and work with colleagues to support and enhance our innovative and engaging program culture, and rapid growth. Service duties include supporting current faculty with developing program offerings, curriculum development and support, recruitment, student retention, student placement activities, and industry outreach.
Applications must be submitted online through the WVUHire at careers.wvu.edu and should contain a letter of interest, teaching philosophy, curriculum vita, student evaluation of teaching effectiveness, and the names and contact information of at least three references.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
WVU is a public, land-grant, highest research activity as described by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. The John Chambers College of Business & Economics offers eleven undergraduate Bachelor of Science in Business Administration programs and one Bachelor of Science in Economics program, seven master programs, and doctoral programs throughout its six departments.
West Virginia University, founded in 1867, has a long and rich history as a public, land grant institution. WVU encourages scholarship, offers high quality academic programs while serving the state of West Virginia and the nation. WVU is located in Morgantown, West Virginia, has been ranked as a #1 Small City in America, with divisional campuses in Charleston, Keyser, Martinsburg, and Montgomery. WVU is a Research University (Highest Research Activity) and ranks among the top 100 public universities in the nation, including a top 15 ranking in most affordable tuition for out-of-state students. WVU offers 184 degrees throughout the 15 colleges and schools within the university. Areas of specialty include STEM education, healthcare in Appalachia, shale gas utilization, radio astronomy, and forensics. There are more than 32,000 graduate and undergraduate students along with 190,000 alumni worldwide who are pioneering, passionate, innovative, tireless and caring.