Assistant Professor Tenure System

Job description

Assistant Professor Tenure System

Job no: 614522
Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: Eli Broad College Of Business
Department: Department Of Supply Chain Management 10008570
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Tenure System Faculty, Education/Training, Non-Union
Working/Functional Title

Assistant Professor Tenure System

Position Summary

Michigan State University’s Eli Broad College of Business, Department of Supply Chain Management, has an opening for a tenure system assistant professor in sourcing/supply management or related areas at the intersection of sourcing and operations for the 2020-2021 academic year. Duties include research, teaching, and service. Salary and terms are negotiable depending on experience and rank.

Required Degree


Minimum Requirements

The position requires a Ph.D. or equivalent degree from an accredited university. The successful candidate will be expected to teach sourcing/supply management courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Desired Qualifications

We seek an individual conducting high quality research in contemporary sourcing/supply management topics or related areas at the intersection of sourcing and operations that appeal to leading journals as well as industry. Examples of topical areas include, but are not limited to, supply chain risk, supply networks, leveraging supplier capabilities, buyer-supplier relationships, green procurement, and electronic sourcing (including blockchain, artificial intelligence, and cognitive procurement). Candidates with expertise and interest in business analytics will be given priority. An ideal candidate will have prior experience in teaching sourcing/supply management courses.

Required Application Materials

CV, cover letter

Special Instructions

Review of applications will begin October 31, 2019 and continue until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, applications should be received by November 25, 2019. For additional information, please contact Dr. Tobias Schoenherr ([email protected]).

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Advertised: Oct 17, 2019 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: Oct 16, 2021 Eastern Daylight Time




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Posted: 10/18/2019
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