Michigan State University’s Eli Broad College of Business, Department of Supply Chain Management, has an opening for a tenure system associate or assistant professor in purchasing/sourcing for the 2019-2020 academic year. Duties include research, teaching, and service. Salary and terms are negotiable depending on experience and rank.
Doctorate -preferred in purchasing/sourcing
The position requires a Ph.D. or equivalent degree from an accredited university. Candidates must have a strong research interest and background in purchasing/sourcing research. The successful candidate will be expected to teach purchasing/sourcing courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels and to interface with the purchasing/sourcing practitioner community.
An ideal candidate will have prior experience in teaching purchasing/sourcing courses and demonstrated ability to work with purchasing/sourcing executives (e.g., for research). Interest in strategic sourcing, electronic procurement, and/or supplier relationship management is highly desirable.
Required Application Materials
CV, cover letter
Review of applications will begin November 1, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, applications should be received by October 25, 2018. For additional information, please contact Dr. Tobias Schoenherr (firstname.lastname@example.org).
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