Assistant Professor - Industrial Engineering & Engineering Management

Springfield, Massachusetts
Sep 21, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Assistant Professor – Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management

The Department of Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management (IEEM) at Western New England University seeks applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level, beginning in August 2018. The IEEM department offers BS in Industrial Engineering, MS in Industrial Engineering as well as Engineering Management, and PhD in Engineering Management.

Candidates for this position must have a bachelor’s degree in engineering, and a Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering, Engineering Management or a closely aligned field.  Candidates should have an established record of active research that has/can lead to externally funded research and publication.  The IEEM Department is particularly interested in candidates with expertise in the areas of: engineering supply chain; and enterprise resource planning.  A successful candidate is expected to (1) teach undergraduate and graduate level courses in Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management; (2) supervise PhD students; (3) and establish an active funded research program.

Western New England University is a private, independent, coeducational institution founded in 1919. Located on an attractive 215-acre suburban campus in Springfield, Massachusetts, Western New England University serves 3,700 students, including 2,550 full-time undergraduate students. Undergraduate, graduate and professional programs are offered through Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business, Engineering, and Pharmacy and School of Law.  For more information about the University, visit our website at

Screening of applicants will begin November 13, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants are requested to submit a single PDF file containing a cover letter, a detailed curriculum vita, a statement of teaching and research interests, and the names, addresses, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses of at least four references to:

Chair, IEEM Search Committee

Attn: Sharon Smith

Western New England University

1215 Wilbraham Road

Springfield, MA 01119-2684

Phone: 413-782-1285

Western New England University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We welcome candidates whose background may contribute to the further diversification of our community.