The Assistant Professor is a member of the ranked faculty with an intermediate academic rank who has demonstrated achievement in the areas of teaching, research, and professional service appropriate to the discipline. The Assistant Professor’s teaching responsibilities are assigned by the academic department head and may include serving as an academic advisor. The Assistant Professor engages in scholarly activities beyond those associated with teaching and is expected to demonstrate professional productivity in research, based upon the availability of resources and consistent with the mission of the University.
Description of Primary Duties:
Teach undergraduate and one or two graduate level courses. Primary teaching assignment will include primarily undergraduate courses in Logistics, Supply Chain Management, Operations Management and some sales.
Conduct quality research leading to peer-reviewed, discipline-related publications. Provide service to the Department of Marketing, College of Business, Missouri State University, the local/regional community, and the profession.
Minimum Acceptable Qualifications:
The minimum acceptable qualifications for the position of Assistant Professor are prescribed in the Faculty Handbook. The ability to develop knowledge of, respect for, and skills to engage with those of other cultures or backgrounds is required.
The minimal acceptable qualifications are a Ph.D. in Business Administration from an AACSB accredited doctoral granting institution. The degree should be in areas such as, Supply Chain Management, Logistics, or Operations Management. Candidates may be ABD leading to completion of Ph.D., having previously mentioned qualifications, within one year. The assistant professor must have the ability to develop knowledge of, respect for, and skills to engage with those of other cultures or backgrounds.
Candidate must demonstrated ability to teach logistics, supply chain and operations management courses, and related subjects effectively at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Demonstrated college teaching experience and experience with college students and student organizations is needed. The ability to develop knowledge of, respect for, and skills to engage with those of other cultures or backgrounds is required.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Applicants must apply online with all required materials. Do not email materials to the Department Head.
First date of consideration will be November 20, 2017, and will continue until the search is complete.
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