Assistant Professor-FixedTerm

Job description

Working/Functional Title

Instructor/Ast Professor Fixed Term

Position 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 spring semester 2019. Duties include teaching, curriculum development and service. The successful candidate will be expected to teach purchasing/sourcing courses at the undergraduate level. Salary and terms are negotiable depending on experience and rank.

Position is planned to recur every Spring Semester

Required Degree

Doctorate -Preferred in purchasing/sourcing

Desired Degree

Masters -preferred in purchasing/sourcing

Minimum Requirements

The position requires a minimum of a PhD degree from an accredited university for the assistant professor rank; the instructor rank requires a minimum of a master's degree. 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 level.

Desired Qualifications

An ideal candidate will have prior experience in teaching purchasing/sourcing courses. Interest in strategic sourcing, supply chain analytics, and/or supplier management is highly desirable.

Required Application Materials

CV, cover letter

Special Instructions

Review of applications will begin July 23, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, applications should be received by August 3, 2018. For additional information, please contact Dr. Tobias Schoenherr ([email protected]).

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Posted: 7/9/2018
Application Due: 12/28/2018
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