Instructor/Ast ProfessorPosition Summary
Michigan State University’s Eli Broad College of Business, Department of Supply Chain Management, has an opening for a fixed-term instructor or assistant professor in purchasing/sourcing for the 2017-2018 academic year. Duties include teaching and service. The successful candidate will be expected to teach purchasing/sourcing courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels and to interface with the purchasing/sourcing practitioner community and executives. Salary and terms are negotiable depending on experience and rank.Required Degree
Masters -preferred in purchasing/sourcingDesired Degree
Doctorate -preferred in purchasing/sourcingMinimum Requirements
The position requires a minimum of a master’s degree from an accredited university; the instructor rank requires a minimum of a master's degree and the assistant professor rank will require a PhD. Candidates must have a strong interest and background in purchasing/sourcing. The successful candidate will be expected to teach purchasing/sourcing courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels and to interface with the purchasing/sourcing practitioner community.Desired Qualifications
An ideal candidate will have prior experience in teaching purchasing/sourcing courses and demonstrated ability to work with purchasing/sourcing executives. Interest in strategic sourcing, supply chain analytics, and/or supplier management is highly desirable.Required Application Materials
CV, cover letterSpecial 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. Tobias Schoenherr (firstname.lastname@example.org).