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Assistant or Associate or Full Professor of Operations Management

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To apply, please access UNCW’s online application at https://jobs.uncw.edu. A letter of application addressed to Chair of the Search Committee, a complete resume, teaching evaluations and contact information (including e-mail addresses) for three current professional references must be attached to the online application in either WORD or Adobe Acrobat formats. For questions regarding the online application process, contact Lisa Madden at (910) 962-3678. Priority consideration will be given to applications received by October 1, 2017, and applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Position Title Assistant or Associate or Full Professor of Operations Management
Department Info Systems and Operations Mgmt - 31260
Vacancy Number 16F-109
Position Number 1334
Location of Workplace Main UNCW Campus
Summary of Position

This will be a tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant or Associate or Full Professor in Operations Management.

Minimum Requirements

A Ph.D. in Operations Management or a related area is required or must be obtained within a first academic year of employment.

Preferred Qualifications

The ideal candidate will be able to teach all areas of business analytics including descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive modeling, and visualization. A focused research agenda with an established record of publication or strong potential for publication is expected. Candidates who have already obtained their Ph.D. are preferred, as are candidates who show promise and evidence of excellence in teaching at both the graduate and undergraduate levels.

Primary Function of Organizational Unit

The Information Systems and Operations Management Department at University of North Carolina Wilmington resides in the Cameron School of Business.

College/School Information

The Cameron School of Business is fully accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). AACSB Accreditation is the hallmark of excellence in business education, and has been earned by less than five percent of the world’s business programs. Today, there are 727 business schools in 48 countries and territories that maintain AACSB Accreditation.

University Information

The University of North Carolina Wilmington, the state’s coastal university, is dedicated to learning through the integration of teaching and mentoring with research and service. A public institution with over 15,000 students, the university is known for its superb faculty and staff and powerful academic experience. With an array of high-quality programs at the baccalaureate and master’s levels, and doctoral programs in marine biology, educational leadership, psychology and nursing practice. UNCW is consistently recognized at a national level for academic excellence and affordability by publications like U.S. News & World Report, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance and The Business Journals. UNCW also recently earned the 2015 Community Engagement Classification from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, bestowed to higher education institutions dedicated to community involvement.

EEO Statement

UNC Wilmington actively fosters a diverse and inclusive working and learning environment and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified men and women from all racial, ethnic or other minority groups, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Applicant Instructions

To apply, please access UNCW’s online application at https://jobs.uncw.edu. A letter of application addressed to Chair of the Search Committee, a complete resume, teaching evaluations and contact information (including e-mail addresses) for three current professional references must be attached to the online application in either WORD or Adobe Acrobat formats. For questions regarding the online application process, contact Lisa Madden at (910) 962-3678. Priority consideration will be given to applications received by October 1, 2017, and applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Position Type Permanent
Anticipated Ending Date if Time-Limited Positions
Job Posting Date 05/16/2017
Priority Consideration Date 10/01/2017
Priority Consideration Information

Priority consideration will be given to applications received by the Priority Date; however, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vita
  3. List of 3 Professional References
Optional Documents

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