Assistant Professor of Supply Chain Management

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College of Charleston
Location
Charleston, SC

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Internal Title:

Assistant Professor of Supply Chain Management

Position Type:

Tenure-track

School/Area:

School of Business

Department:

Supply Chain and Information Management

Position Description:

The School of Business at the College of Charleston has an opening for an Assistant Professor of Supply Chain Management starting August 16, 2021. The School is accredited by AACSB in both its business and accounting undergraduate programs. We are seeking a candidate to join our faculty in the area of supply chain management and decision sciences with specialization in one or more of the following areas: supply chain planning and analysis, business analytics and statistics, purchasing, logistics and/or enterprise software. SAP knowledge desirable.

Responsibilities would include developing and teaching courses in one or more of these areas, as well as teaching existing both graduate MBA and undergraduate courses in Business Statistics/Analytics, Supply Chain Management, Operations Management, Purchasing, Lean and Six Sigma, etc. Candidates should possess a demonstrated ability to teach undergraduate coursework and conduct quality research in one or more of the above-stated areas.

A Ph.D. in Supply Chain Management or Operations Management or closely related field is required. A.B.D. candidates without completion by January 1, 2022 will be considered only for appointment at the instructor rank and must have completed the Ph.D. for continuation beyond one year.

For consideration, please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, statement of current and projected research agenda, unofficial graduate transcripts, one sample publication, and names and contact information for three references. Applications should be submitted via the College of Charleston’s online recruitment platform, PeopleAdmin, at www.jobs.cofc.edu. Visit the College web site at www.cofc.edu.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.
For more information, contact:
Dr. Marvin Gonzalez, Chair of the Search Committee
Department of Supply Chain and Information Management
School of Business
College of Charleston
66 George Street
Charleston, SC 29424-0001
Phone: 843-953-4276
Fax: 843-953-5697
Email: [email protected]

About the College of Charleston and the School of Business:
Founded in 1770, the College of Charleston is a public university grounded in the principles of the liberal arts and committed to developing ethically centered, intellectually versatile and globally fluent citizens who create innovative solutions to social, economic and environmental challenges. In its 2020 edition, U.S. News & World Report ranks the College a No. 5 top public college in the south, the No. 3 ranked college for veterans among southern institutions, the No. 8 most innovative school in the region, the No. 8 best college for undergraduate teaching in the south and a best value regional college. The College is located in the heart of beautiful Charleston. Visit the College’s website at https://www.cofc.edu.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

All faculty positions at the College of Charleston are recruited through its PeopleAdmin online system at jobs.cofc.edu. Submit online (1) a letter of application, (2) a recent CV, (3) a statement of your teaching philosophy, (4) a statement of your current and projected research agenda, (5) unofficial graduate transcripts (official transcripts will be required for hiring), (6) one sample publication, and (7) complete contact information for reference providers (letters of recommendations are required upon request).

For more information, contact:
Dr. Marvin Gonzalez, Chair of the Search Committee
Department of Supply Chain and Information Management
School of Business
College of Charleston
66 George Street
Charleston, SC 29424-0001
Phone: 843-953-4276
Fax: 843-953-5697
Email: [email protected]

Posting Date:

12/15/2020

Closing Date:

06/30/2021

Open Until Filled?:

Yes

Posting Number:

F2016223P

EEO Statement:

The College of Charleston is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any individual or group on the basis of gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, race, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, or disability.

Quicklink for Posting:

https://jobs.cofc.edu/postings/10170

Organization

Located in the heart of historic Charleston, South Carolina, the College of Charleston is a nationally recognized public liberal arts and sciences university. Since our founding in 1770, the College has maintained a strong liberal arts curriculum. The College is a state-supported, comprehensive institution and ranks among the nation’s top universities for quality of life, affordability, and exceptional education in the arts, sciences, education, and business. Our beautiful and historic campus, combined with contemporary facilities and cutting-edge programs, attracts exceptional students and faculty from across the U.S. and around the world.

Academics

Over 12,200 students select from more than 130 undergraduate majors and minors  and 27 master’s degrees and graduate certificate programs. For example, we are the only college in America with an undergraduate program in Data Science. We have an entire school dedicated to Languages, Cultures, and World Affairs, and we offer 25 interdisciplinary minors in topics as diverse as environmental studies and crime, law and society.

The strength of a College of Charleston education is in its deeply rooted liberal arts and sciences tradition. Our goal is to prepare our students to be ethical, open-minded leaders and multidisciplinary problem solvers. Our success is largely due to our incredible faculty—accomplished teacher-scholars who are wholly invested in the intellectual growth and personal development of their students.

The College of Charleston is a mid-sized university organized around six academic schools:

Additionally, academic programs are coordinated by the Graduate SchoolHonors CollegeCenter for International Education, and the College of Charleston North Campus

About the College

A superior quality undergraduate program is central to the mission of the College. The College provides a creative and intellectually stimulating environment where students are challenged by a committed faculty of more than 500 distinguished teacher-scholars, all in an incomparable setting. The city of Charleston—world-renowned for its history, architecture, culture and coastal environment—serves as a living and learning laboratory for experiences in business, science, technology, teaching, the humanities, languages, and the arts. In addition to offering a broad range of bachelor’s degree programs, the College also provides master’s degree programs that are compatible with the needs of the community and the state. As a prominent component of the state's higher education system, the College encourages and supports research. Our faculty members are important sources of knowledge and expertise for the community, the state, and the nation.

Our professors are Fulbright and Guggenheim fellows, National Science Foundation CAREER award recipients, world-renowned performers, and Oprah’s Book Club authors. These faculty accolades, while impressive on their own, are even more remarkable when you consider the level of engagement and attention these accomplished scholars and professionals devote to their students. They are committed mentors who make sure that every student has the opportunity to achieve his or her full potential. College of Charleston professors are partners in meaningful undergraduate research, thoughtful academic advisors, and in many cases, lifelong friends.

At the College of Charleston, you’ll meet students, faculty, and staff from different cultures, ethnic backgrounds, beliefs, and sexual orientations. Students from 49 states and 62 countries choose the College for its small-college feel blended with the advantages and diversity of an urban, mid-sized university. Our students learn how to succeed and grow, both inside and outside the classroom. This comes from a rigorous exposure to the arts, sciences and humanities, and from a dedication to achievement in education, business and other professional careers. It comes from exceptional opportunities to pursue knowledge and conduct research at the undergraduate and graduate level beside some of  the nation’s finest faculty. It comes from a vibrant and enriching campus life that provides meaningful opportunities to become engaged, to make a difference, and to become a leader.

While they live, work, and study in one of the greatest cities in the world, our students share many of the same hopes and dreams. They want to discover themselves, find out what they can achieve and create their own future. At the College of Charleston, we help students learn how to make that happen. In the great liberal arts tradition, a College of Charleston education focuses on discovery and personal growth, as well as preparing for life, work, and service in our society.

The College actively seeks to attract a diverse group of faculty who will help students excel academically and who will encourage individuals to thrive while engaging in original inquiry and creative expression in an atmosphere of intellectual freedom. Our classrooms provide students the opportunity to realize their intellectual and personal potential and to become responsible, productive members of society.

What makes the College of Charleston experience so exceptional?

Remarkable Students

College of Charleston students are phenomenally bright, creative, and independent. Last year, our students made contributions to society that had a tremendous impact on the Charleston community and the world at large. Graduating seniors won national awards, fellowships, and graduate scholarships to study subjects ranging from philosophy in New York, to international economics at Johns Hopkins, to Buddhism in China. They wrote award-winning papers, won conference championships, and developed professional networks that have led to remarkable careers.

Distinguished Faculty

Our accomplished faculty members share a commitment to their students and a research outlook that defines the term “teacher-scholar.” College of Charleston professors are here because they love what they do and because they are personally committed to the success of every one of their students. They acknowledge the talent of these students by engaging with them in meaningful, graduate-level research even as sophomores or juniors.

It’s an exciting time to be at the College of Charleston. After more than 240 years, we continue to evolve. Our reputation is spreading. More and more exceptional students make us their top choice, and we attract and retain the caliber of faculty that other colleges dream about. Consider a career at the College of Charleston. Apply online at jobs.cofc.edu.

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