Lecturer (Continuing)

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UNT System Overview:

Welcome to the University of North Texas System, or UNT World as we like to call ourselves. UNT World includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education. Over the past decade, combined UNTS enrollment has grown by more than 25 percent to nearly 44,000 students.

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Lecturer (Continuing)


UNT-Mktng, Logistics, & Operations-131340


G. Brint Ryan College of Business

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Department Summary:

The Department of Marketing, Logistics, and Operations Management (MLOM) is part of the G. Brint Ryan College of Business at the University of North Texas. The department is dedicated to providing students with well-rounded, state-of-the-art education in the modern principles of marketing, logistics, operations, and supply chain management. We prepare our students for rewarding careers as practitioners and academics, with the help of innovative curriculum, dynamic programs, and research labs and centers. The department consists of 21 tenured-track and 9 non-tenured track faculty and offers undergraduate, master’s and doctoral degrees. Our faculty are characterized by excellence in teaching, outstanding basic and applied research, and leadership in professional organizations.

Position Summary:

The University of North Texas, Ryan College of Business, Department of Marketing, Logistics and Operations Management invites applications for a full-time continuing Lecturer position for the Operations and Supply Chain Management degree program to start in Spring 2021. The degree program in Operations and Supply Chain Management supports undergraduate majors and complements the Logistics and Supply Chain Program within the Department of Marketing, Logistics & Operations Management.

We seek an individual with substantial background in the Operations Management discipline, with the ability and experience to teach undergraduate and graduate courses face-to-face, synchronous remote, and online. Duties will include teaching courses in multiple areas of operations, supply chain and logistics curriculum and course development; service to the Department, University, and community; and maintaining accreditation required of UNT. The person hired into this position will teach classes online and at both the Denton and Frisco locations of UNT, based on the needs of the department.

Minimum Qualifications:

The successful candidate will be qualified for appointment at the rank of Lecturer and possess a minimum of a Master’s of Business Administration (MBA) in Operations Management or a master’s degree in a related field.

Preferred Qualifications:

-Terminal degree in Operations Management, supply chain, logistics, or related field.
-Experience in handling course development and management activities related to making courses compliant with accessibility requirements.
-Handling large (75 or more students in online sections, and working with teaching assistants in course management).
-Experience using the Canvas platform and multiple technical platforms and tools such as Zoom, Panopto, Respondus, Packback, Microsoft Teams, Dropbox, GoogleCloud, GroupMe etc.
-Experience with developing and teaching synchronous and asynchronous online courses in operations or related fields at the college level.
-Significant work experience in Operations or a related business field at a senior executive level, with an appreciation of Logistics and/or Supply Chain Management.
-Professional association memberships, awards, and certifications.
-Preference will be given to candidates who can be counted as scholarly-active for accreditation purposes.

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This is a security sensitive position.

EEO Statement:

The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

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Posted: 11/11/2020
Application Due: 1/10/2021
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