Associate Professor

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Position TitleAssociate ProfessorDepartmentJones Graduate School of BusinessPosition Description

The Jones Graduate School of Business at Rice University, in Houston, Texas, is excited to announce the creation and expansion of an Operations Management group. We invite applications for two tenured positions in Operations Management to begin July 1, 2021. The appointment will be made at the rank of Associate professor or Full professor depending on the candidate’s track record. Successful candidates will have a strong research agenda and solid analytical and/or empirical skills. They should aspire to the highest standards of scholarship, professional activity, and commitment to the teaching of MBA and PhD education in your area of study. We are seeking candidates whose research interests and expertise lie in any of the quantitative areas of Operations Management.

By hiring two new faculty this year and several additional faculty members in the near future, the Operations Management group should provide an excellent work environment within a top-tier business school. Located on a beautiful campus near downtown Houston, the fourth largest city in the nation, Rice University is consistently ranked in the top 20 research universities (U.S. News and World Report). Houston is a great place to live:

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Operations Management or related field and have an excellent publication record, an active research program and show evidence of high quality teaching.

The application deadline is November 15, 2020, but applications will be accepted until the search is closed.

Applications must include (1) a cover letter, (2) a curriculum vitae, (3) a research statement (4) a teaching statement, and (5) 3-5 samples of published papers.

EEO Statement

Rice University is an Equal Opportunity Employer with commitment to
diversity at all levels, and considers for employment qualified applicants
without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation,
gender identity, national or ethnic origin, genetic information, disability
or protected veteran status.

Education RequiredPhD or other Doctoral DegreeSpecify Concentration / Degree Type

Operations Management or related field

Education PreferredOther Required QualificationsOther Qualifications PreferredPhysical DemandsRice University Standard of Civility

Serves as a representative of the University, displaying courtesy, tact, consideration and discretion in all interactions with other members of the Rice community and with the public.

Requisition Details

Requisition NumberF21020Open Date09/09/2020Close DateOpen Until FilledYesBest Consideration Date11/15/2020Desired Start Date07/01/2021Position StatusFull-TimeBenefits EligibleYesSpecial Instructions to the ApplicantPosting Link DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Research Statement
  4. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  5. Publications
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      Posted: 9/18/2020
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