The Department of Information Systems and Operations Management invites applicants for a tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor position available August 14, 2020. Responsibilities include teaching nine credit hours each fall and spring semester in the following subjects; logistics and supply chain management, operations management, project management, quality management, and simulation and optimization. Assignments may include undergraduate and graduate courses, which may be delivered online, synchronously, or asynchronously.
Minimum qualifications: Earned doctorate degree in Operations Management, Supply Chain Management, or a closely related area from an AACSB Accredited college of business; scholarly research as evidenced by publications and at least one year of full-time teaching experience at the university level obtained at any time.
Employer will consider sponsorship.
Preferred qualifications: Business experience in the field of operations management, quality management, and supply chain management; experience in managing research center or lab, and experience in providing high-quality instruction in an on campus and on-line settings. Innovative teaching and/or research experience in business analytics is a plus.
Apply online at: http://bsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/17787 . Include the following documents with your application: cover letter addressed to Dr. Qiannong Gu and Curriculum Vitae. Although the option to upload copies of transcripts is available in the application, an official, original transcript showing the highest related degree earned is required at time of hire (even if obtained at Ball State University). Additionally, a degree verification will be ordered at time of hire. Review of applications will begin immediately and will be accepted through November 15, 2019.
Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, approximately 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 21,000 undergraduate and graduate students enroll each year in diverse academic programs on and off campus. Our students come from all Indiana counties, all 50 states and 68 countries to pursue knowledge in seven academic colleges offering 190 undergraduate majors, 130 undergraduate minors, 140 graduate programs and 200 study abroad programs.
The Ball State way is rooted in the Beneficence Pledge – a commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarship, honesty and integrity, social responsibility, gratitude and valuing the intrinsic worth of each member of our community. Ball State students, faculty and staff are empowered in a culture that believes in them and demands they believe in themselves. They are partners in an innovative, immersive approach to education. They are supported by living and learning facilities that enable intellectual curiosity. We graduate scholars who are changing the world, and we’ve dedicated our University to do the same.
The university offers an excellent wellness program and extensive benefits offerings to include a generous paid time off package and paid parental leave. For further information regarding benefits please visit:
Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.