Assistant Professor

Location
Gainesville, Florida
Posted
Oct 29, 2015
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Classification Title:

AST PROF

Job Description:

The Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at the University of Florida invites applications for a full-time tenure-track assistant professor position at REEF (Research & Engineering Education Facility http://www.reef.ufl.edu) beginning May or August 2016.  We welcome applications from individuals with strong backgrounds that hold a doctorate in any ISE-relevant discipline, including industrial engineering, operations research, or a closely related field.  It is desirable that the applicant would have at least one BS degree in engineering.

Faculty members are expected to collaborate with the Air Force Research Lab and the greater Eglin Air Force Base (EAFB) community to respond to Air Force research needs. In addition, the faculty is expected to supervise graduate students and teach graduate level and distance learning courses at REEF. Research areas of particular emphasis for this position include interdisciplinary work in Network Security, Big Data/Analytics, Sustainability, among others. Strong methodology background is Optimization and/or Simulation/Statistics is preferred.  More information about the department is available on the ISE web page at http://www.ise.ufl.edu.

Applications may be submitted at https://jobs.ufl.edu/.  Review of applications will begin December 1, 2015, and will continue until the positions are filled.

University of Florida counts among its greatest strengths -- and a major component of its excellence – that it values broad diversity in its faculty, students, and staff and creates a robust, inclusive and welcoming climate for learning, research and other work.  UF is committed to equal educational and employment opportunity and access and seeks individuals of all races, ethnicities, genders and other attributes who, among their many exceptional qualifications, have a record of including a broad diversity of individuals in work and learning activities.  The University of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer.Advertised Salary:

$85,000 - $90,000; commensurate with qualifications and experience

Minimum Requirements:

PhD in any ISE-relevant discipline, including industrial engineering, operations research, or a closely related field.  It is desirable that the applicant would have at least one BS degree in engineering.

Preferred Qualifications:
Special Instructions to Applicants:

To be considered applicants must submit their application through Careers at UF @ http://jobs.ufl.edu/ and include a full academic CV, teaching and research statements, a list of at least three references and three key publications; all in pdf format.

Final candidate will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring department upon hire.  A transcript will not be considered "official" if a designation of "Issued to Student" is visible.  Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at http://www.naces.org/.

 

The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff.

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