The Department of Marketing, Logistics, and Operations Management, at the University of North Texas G. Brint Ryan College of Business, invites applications for appointment as the G. Brint Ryan Endowed Chair of Logistics and Supply Chain Management.
This is a full-time, endowed, tenured position at the Full Professor level. The appointee is expected to have an internationally recognized research record, pursue continuing research and scholarship, and provide expertise, innovation, and leadership to the logistics and supply chain management program’s overall strategy, plans to achieve this strategy, and ultimately the program’s ability to execute to these strategic goals and objectives. This appointee will provide leadership to advance UNT’s nationally recognized logistics and supply chain program.
The primary focus of the selected individual’s research interest would fall within logistics and supply chain management as broadly defined, with possible secondary focus in related fields. The G. Brint Ryan Endowed Chair will be an enthusiastic and motivational scholar who will work closely with our constituencies and will marshal resources to help develop a successful and recognized logistics and supply chain management program and exercise leadership in the development of graduate and undergraduate programs of study and research.
The successful candidate will demonstrate a commitment to effective teaching, research and preparing students for success in a multicultural business environment. Duties will be comprised of a balance of teaching, research and service, including the following:
- Teaching logistics and supply chain management and related courses at the bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral levels on the Denton campus and off-site locations (face-to-face, online, and/or blended).
- Conducting and collaborating on high quality logistics and supply chain management research and publishing in top-tier journals.
- Mentoring and publishing with logistics and supply chain management doctoral students and faculty.
- Working with doctoral, masters and undergraduate students to assist with career goals.
- Participating in departmental, college and university service.