The Auburn University Harbert College of Business in Auburn, AL is seeking qualified candidates for one nine-month, non-tenure track, non-tenure eligible full-time teaching faculty position in Supply Chain Management starting in August, 2020. Contract renewed annually based on need, funding and performance. The position can be filled as a lecturer/senior lecturer depending on the background and experience of the candidate. This nine-month position is designed to support the Supply Chain Management degree program of Auburn University’s Harbert College of Business.
The primary responsibility of the successful candidate for this position is to teach a selection of undergraduate supply chain management courses required of students of the supply chain management degree program, assist in the professional development of supply chain management students, and help to promote the department’s Center for Supply Chain Innovation (CSCI). The successful candidate will be expected to bring experience, innovation, enthusiasm, technology and leadership to supply chain management program courses. Candidates with an industry background or teaching record in the areas of purchasing, strategic sourcing, and ERP applications are strongly preferred. Under typical circumstances the teaching load for the position will be three to four courses per semester, which includes course development and course management activities. In addition to instructional duties, successful candidates will be expected to mentor students through the job search and hiring experience and into possible participation in student organizations, as well as other mentoring and knowledge enhancement opportunities. Salary and rank are commensurate with experience.
Auburn University is an EEO/Vet/Disability employer.
Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
Because this is a teaching intensive position, candidates should have a record of high-quality teaching experience or significant corporate experience combined with exceptional communication skills. Successful candidates will be required to possess a Master’s degree or higher in business or an appropriate related discipline area at the time employment begins. Practical supply chain management experience is desired. Selected candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States at the time of appointment and continue working legally for the term of employment. Excellent communication skills are required.
Additional Salary Information: Summer teaching opportunities may be available for additional compensation.
Internal Number: 4027
About Auburn University
The Raymond J. Harbert College of Business has a strong tradition of producing highly desirable graduates and generating knowledge that drives business thought and practice. The college and its programs consistently rank among the nation’s best public undergraduate and graduate business programs. The Supply Chain Management program was ranked as the #3 undergraduate supply chain management program in North America by Gartner in 2018. The faculty consists of an Eminent Scholar and six additional tenure track faculty, three lecturers, and two career experts who support the professional development of supply chain management students.