Instructor-Fixed Term

East Lansing MI
Oct 05, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Working/Functional Title

Instructor/Ast Professor

Position Summary

The Department of Supply Chain Management invitesapplications for a fixed-term instructor or assistant professor in supply chain management.  The successful candidate will be expected to teach introductory and advanced supply chain management courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels, including large lecture and online courses.

Required Degree

Masters -preferred in supply chain management

Desired Degree

Doctorate -preferred in supply chain management

Minimum Requirements

The position requires a minimum of a master’s degree from an accredited university; the instructor rank requires a master's degree and the assistant professor rank will require a PhD. Rank will commensurate with education and experience. Candidates must have a strong interest and background in supply chain management. The successful candidate will be expected to teach introductory level as well as more advanced SCM courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels and to interface with the supply chain management community. Anticipated teaching assignments include both large lecture and online courses, with sections of 200+ students.

Desired Qualifications

An ideal candidate will have prior experience in teaching supply chain management courses and demonstrated ability to work with executives. Experience and interest in logistics, transportation, manufacturing or service operations, and/or procurement/sourcing is highly desirable.

Required Application Materials


cover letter

Special Instructions

Review of applications will begin October 9, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, applications should be received by November 3, 2017.  For additional information, please contact Dr. Brian Jacobs (