Visiting Assistant Professor
Operations and Supply Chain Management/Business Analytics
The University of Toledo invites applications for a visiting Assistant Professor in the area of Operations and Supply Chain Management or Business Analytics in the department of Information, Operations and Technology Management (IOTM) at the College of Business and Innovation.
A Ph.D. in Business Administration from an AACSB accredited program with specialization in Operations/Supply Chain Management/Business Analytics or related areas or related terminal degrees with extensive experience in AACSB accredited schools, by fall 2019, for entering as an assistant professor. ABD’s with expected completion date of August 2019 may also apply. The successful candidate will help with development of the new MS/MABA in applied business analytics and contribute to other graduate programs anchored in the department through high quality teaching and research. Teaching interests may include business analytics and IS besides OSCM.
The IOTM Department consists of research active faculty with specific research and teaching interests in a wide variety of operations and supply chain management topics. Research in the broader area of Operations and Supply Chain Management and cross-functional interfaces with IS/Marketing are of interest for this position. An ability to communicate effectively with students, industry personnel and the broader community are essential to this position.
Compensation will be competitive, and includes a very attractive benefits package. Teaching load will be 18 credit hours during the academic year.
The College of Business and Innovation is accredited by AACSB International and offers an extensive portfolio of programs: undergraduate, masters, and Ph.D. The IOTM Department offers majors in Operations & Supply Chain Management, Information Systems and applied business analytics, minor in ERP and has active student chapters of APICS and AITP. UT is an active member of the SAP University alliance. The department has launched a new master’s program in applied business analytics with the first graduate class matriculating Fall 2019. The department’s faculty have received national acclaim for their research contributions.
The University of Toledo is a 20,000+ student comprehensive public university located in a suburban setting. In addition to the traditional colleges, the University of Toledo includes the College of Law, College of Medicine and Life Sciences, College of Engineering and the College of Pharmacy.
Situated in the heart of the Midwest, Toledo, Ohio is a convergence of highways, railways and waterways that have long made Toledo a transportation hub. Located at the intersection of I-75 and I-80/90, the two busiest highways in the country, Toledo is where things get built. Smart things like solar panels and biotech. Iconic things like Jeep® brand SUVs and Libbey glass; home to several corporate entities – Owens Corning, Owens Illinois, Dana Corporation, Jeep and First Solar. Strengths in bioscience, agribusiness, transportation and logistics, result in a thriving arts and cultural scene with diverse career opportunities and growth for our region. Unique to the community is Toledo’s ability to combine the cultural benefits of a large city with the conveniences of a smaller city.
Special Instructions to Applicants: Applicants must apply at https://jobs.utoledo.edu in order to be considered for the position. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Application packets must include: a cover letter, curriculum vita, statement of research and teaching, contact information for three references (letters may be requested later), and any other supporting documents (e.g. job talk paper, teaching evaluations if available, etc.). Please submit all material through The University of Toledo application website.
The University of Toledo does not discriminate in employment, educational programs, or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, ancestry, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, military or veteran status, disability, familial status, or political affiliation. The University of Toledo provides reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. The goal of the University is to promote the recruitment and retention of diverse faculty in conjunction with the Faculty Labor Relations & Academic Inclusion Office.
The University of Toledo is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. The University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, dual-career professionals and covered veterans.
For further information, please contact:
P. S. Sundararaghavan
Chair, IOTM Department
College of Business and Innovation
The University of Toledo
Ph. (Off) (419) 530-2456; Cell (734)972-0982