Assistant Professor (Management Science and Information Systems)
Job no: 510023
Position Type: Faculty Full Time
Campus: UMass Boston
Department: Management Science & Info Sys
Pay Grade: 03
Date opened: Eastern Daylight Time
The Department of Management Science and Information Systems at the University of Massachusetts Boston invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Supply Chain and Analytics, beginning September 1, 2022.
Candidates must have a completed doctorate in Operations Management, Supply Chain Management, Business Analytics, or a closely related field prior to the date of appointment. The successful candidate will have a demonstrated potential to conduct research and publish in high quality peer-reviewed journals. The candidate will have a demonstrated potential and commitment to effective teaching in graduate and undergraduate courses.
The successful candidate is expected to establish and maintain an active research agenda and publish in high-quality related journals. Responsibilities of the position include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in areas including Supply Chain Management, Operations Management, Service Operations Management, Optimization, and Business Analytics. Industry experience is a plus. The successful candidate will also contribute in promoting the supply chain and business analytics programs and build industry connections. This position will have a major role in our bachelor and graduate programs. The candidate is also expected to interact effectively with a culturally diverse population of students and colleagues.
UMass Boston is a Carnegie-classified research-oriented university with outstanding research programs in a number of fields. Located on Boston harbor in one of the most intellectually rich and innovative cities in the United States, it is recognized nationally as a model of excellence for urban universities. Numerous opportunities for research and collaboration exist with faculty, businesses, institutes and research centers in the university system and in the greater Boston area. The region is a global hub of innovation and expertise in a number of sectors, including healthcare and financial services.
The Department of Management Science and Information offers (among other programs) an undergraduate concentration, as well as a master’s specialization, in Supply Chain and Service Management, an MS in Business Analytics, and a PhD in Information Systems for Data Science and Management.
Interested applicants should send all materials electronically.
Please include a cover letter or a statement of interest, current curriculum vitae (CV), sample of research publications, contact information for three online reference letters, and teaching evaluations if available.
We strongly urge applicants to submit their complete package by November 1, 2021. Applications will be accepted continuously until the position is filled.
UMass Boston requires all employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19 and to confirm proof of their vaccination status. Exemptions from the vaccine requirement will be permitted only for qualifying religious or medical reasons. Regardless of vaccination status, you must wear a face covering in public indoor spaces on campus.
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UMass Boston requires all employees to be vaccinated and to confirm proof of their vaccination status.
Exemptions from the vaccine requirement will be permitted only for qualifying religious or medical reasons. Regardless of vaccination status, you must wear a face covering in public indoor spaces on campus.