The School of Business at University of Washington Bothell invites applications for one full time (100% FTE), 9-month, not tenure eligible Lecturer in Operations and Project Management. This position is for a three-year term and is eligible for renewal. The appointment will begin on September 16, 2020.
The position requires teaching a wide array of Operations, Supply Chain, Project Management, Business Process Improvement, and Statistics courses at all levels of the program including the graduate and undergraduate levels. The typical course load is 7-8, 1 quarter each. Candidates applying for this position would be expected to collaborate in the partnership programs with the School of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM). The School of Business encourages collegiality and operations and project management faculty members should expect to be able to interact with colleagues from other business sub-disciplines. All University of Washington faculty engage in teaching and service. The successful applicant will be expected to apply project-based learning practices in the classroom setting by partnering with both for-profit and not-for-profit organizations, in alignment with UW Bothell's community-based learning goals
Diversity is a core value of University of Washington Bothell and the School of Business. We believe the power of diversity enriches all of us by exposing us to a range of ways to understand and engage with the world, identify challenges, and to discover, design and deliver solutions. To learn more, read our Diversity Statement http://www.uwb.edu/diversity.
The University of Washington is committed to building diversity among its faculty, librarian, staff, and student communities, and articulates that commitment in the UW Diversity Blueprint http://www.washington.edu/diversity/diversity-blueprint. Additionally, the University’s Faculty Code recognizes faculty efforts in research, teaching and/or service that address diversity and equal opportunity as important contributions to a faculty member’s academic profile and responsibilities https://www.washington.edu/admin/rules/policies/FCG/FCCH24.html#2432.
The University of Washington (UW) is proud to be one of the nation’s premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty.
The University of Washington Bothell is one of the most dynamic public universities in the state of Washington. We offer a participatory student experience grounded in hands-on learning, close relationships with faculty members as teachers and mentors, and the personalized support of staff who are dedicated to student success. The academic work of the campus focuses on cross-disciplinary research and creative practice, connected learning, and community engagement. UW Bothell’s current enrollment is approximately 6,000 students. More than 90 percent of undergraduates are from Washington State, and approximately half are first-generation college attendees or come from underrepresented groups. Located along wetlands and a river north of Seattle, UW Bothell builds vibrant regional partnerships, creates and disseminates new knowledge, and prepares students for leadership throughout Washington and beyond.
The University of Washington Bothell campus is located 15 miles northeast of downtown Seattle. We have a fast-growing, state-of-the-art, high-tech campus in Bothell. The School of Business offers BA, MBA, and MS Accounting programs at the Bothell campus and its’ Eastside Leadership Center in Bellevue, WA. The school boasts of a nationally-ranked MBA program which draws students from companies such as Microsoft, Amazon, Boeing, Expedia, Philips and Starbucks. In addition, we offer day and evening undergraduate classes at both locations. The candidate may be required to teach at both campuses depending on the program needs.
A successful candidate will possess at minimum an MBA or foreign equivalent degree. Positive factors for consideration for this position include, but are not limited to, the following: 1) A Ph.D. or foreign equivalent in a Business or STEM related field; 2) Industry experience in Operations or associated fields: and 3) Professional certificates from internationally recognized associations such as the Project Management Institute (PMI) or the American Society of Quality (ASQ).
Please submit a (1) one-page letter (2) detailed curriculum vitae describing your qualifications and interest in the position (3) a diversity statement (4) contact information for three letters of recommendation that will be requested directly by the School for candidates who advance in the process. The position will remain open until filled. Please submit all your materials electronically to Interfolio at https://apply.interfolio.com/71829. General questions may be directed to BSSearch@uw.edu.