Henry W. Bloch School of Management; Department of Marketing and Supply Chain Management
The Henry W. Bloch School of Management at the University of Missouri-Kansas City is seeking applications from outstanding candidates for one or more tenure-track or tenured positions in supply chain management. Consideration will be given to candidates for assistant, association, or full professor positions. Candidates are expected to have outstanding research and teaching credentials. Candidates are required to have a PhD or DBA in business or a related discipline, with a focus on supply chain management where the business school is accredited by AACSB. Evidence of instructional effectiveness is required, with priority given to candidates demonstrating the ability to utilize both traditional and online modalities and the ability to address the needs of both undergraduate students and experienced professionals and executives. Also required is evidence demonstrating the capability to publish in high-impact journals. For more senior candidates, the candidate must have an established and active research program with a significant portfolio of publications in top-tier outlets. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package and strong research support. Across the school, we anticipate significant faculty hiring and opportunities to enhance our environment for research, teaching and community engagement. Significant support from the Bloch Family Foundation, established by our School's namesake, Henry W. Bloch, encourages excellence in research, teaching, and engagement. The School is centrally positioned within the growing Kansas City metropolitan area, an area that boasts recent recognition for its unique combination of a low cost of living and a high quality of life. The region offers many opportunities to enjoy the arts, music, food, the outdoors, and a vibrant sports culture. It offers short commutes and excellent options for elementary and secondary education. Kansas City is home to a number of major corporations, significant foundations, as well as a vibrant community of start-ups and non-profit organizations.
The Bloch School enrolls over 1700 undergraduate and graduate students and also offers extensive non-credit programming through executive and continuing education. The Bloch School has over 60 full-time faculty and also partners with a talented group of adjunct faculty, many of whom who are in leadership roles at organizations in the region. The school is committed to providing outstanding educational experiences for a broad range of students. We serve professionals and executives who are focusing on further developing their capabilities while fully engaged in a demanding career. We serve undergraduate students who are focused on developing skills for their first professional assignment. We serve experienced professionals seeking to make a career change. And we serve students pursing specialized graduate degrees and certificates.
The Bloch School has developed strong partnerships with corporations, start-ups, non-profits, and governmental organizations throughout the Kansas City region. Our partners are engaged with the Bloch School by serving on Advisory Boards, supporting career programs, engaging in the classroom, and providing opportunities for internships and experimental learning. We strive to support our partners by offering programs designed to meet their talent development needs.
The Bloch School, with both AACSB and NASPAA accreditation, is committed to offering innovative programs and to ensuring students have access to outstanding career and student support services, vibrant student organizations, and opportunities to engage in global business experiences.
Full Time/Part Time
This is a full-time, tenure-track, benefit eligible position.
Salary is commensurate upon experience.
Candidates need to apply online: To assure full consideration, electronic applications should include a cover letter describing the candidate's ability to meet stated qualifications for the position, curriculum vitae, copies of publications (if any), and the names and contact information of at least three references. Application materials must be submitted by clicking the "Apply Now" tab below. Applicants must combine all application materials into one PDF or Microsoft Word document and upload as a resume attachment. Limit document name to 50 characters. Maximum size limit is 11MB. Do not include special characters (e.g., /, &, %, etc.) in filenames. If you are experiencing technical problems, please call (855) 524-0002.
References will not be contacted without permission of the candidate. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
An official copy of transcript(s), showing when degree(s), were conferred will be required before an official offer is made to final candidate. The University requires that we maintain an official copy of your higher education transcripts. An official copy of that transcript must be sent to the Office of the Dean, Business Office, Attention: Mary A. Morgan, Henry W. Bloch School of Management, 5110 Cherry Street, Suite 223, Kansas City, Missouri 64110. Your appointment is contingent upon verification of your degrees.
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