Assistant/Associate Professor of Supply Chain/Logistics

Location
Fort Valley, Georgia
Posted
Feb 22, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Vacancy number: 1036

Job Summary

Fort Valley State University invites applications for a position as a tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor of Supply Chain/Logistics Management in the Department of Business within the College of Arts and Sciences. The successful candidate for this position will teach courses in the area of supply chain and logistics management, and other business courses as needed, engage in scholarly activity, and offer service to the department, college, university, and community.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Teach full load in discipline and or related fields, both on ground and online
  • Provide academic advising to students
  • Mentor students with an interest in Supply Chain/Logistics Management
  • Supervise/conduct related research
  • Engage in professional development activities
  • Participate in and support service-related activities at the departmental, college, institutional, and community level
  • Serve on committees as needed
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

Minimum:

  • Doctorate in Supply Chain Management/Logistics from an accredited Business school/college (ABD with a documented plan for completion may be considered)
  • Minimum of 1 year teaching experience at the university level
  • Ability to meet Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) requirements
  • Ability to use technology effectively in teaching and learning
  • Ability to work collaboratively

Preferred:

  • Experience with learning management systems
  • Record of publications in peer reviewed journals
  • Evidence of teaching effectiveness
  • Related industry/business experience
  • Strong understanding of learning and motivation
  • Demonstrated skills in the assessment, advising and mentoring of learners
  • Proven ability to deal effectively with individual differences in ability, personality, and interests

Working conditions

 

  • Climate controlled environment

Physical and Sensory requirements

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to handle or feel and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

How to Apply:

Interested persons should submit a complete application packet which includes:

– FVSU Application (include Job Title and Job Number)
– Cover Letter (include Job Title and Job Number)
– Resume
– Unofficial Transcript(s) – Diploma copies are not accepted in lieu of transcripts
– List of three (3) Professional References including their contact information

Complete application packets should be emailed to hrfvsu@fvsu.edu, with the Job Title and Job Number in the subject line. Application packets that do not contain ALL required information will be considered incomplete and will not be reviewed.