Position Type Permanent Faculty
Working Title Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor (Operations)
Appointment Type Tenured/Tenure Track
Full-time/Part-time Full Time
If part-time, hours per week
Vacancy ID FAC0003633
Posting Open Date 09/14/2021
Open Until Filled Yes
Proposed Start Date 07/01/2022
The Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina at
Chapel Hill is seeking to fill one or more tenure-track or tenured faculty
positions in the Operations academic area to start on July 1, 2022. Successful
candidates will be both productive researchers and creative and effective
teachers capable of contributing to the school's Undergraduate, MBA, Ph.D.,
and Executive Development programs. Selected applicants are anticipated to
teach and research in areas of Operations Management, such as Business
Analytics, Service Operations (e.g. Health Care, Retail, etc.), Supply Chain
Management, Sustainability, and/or other related areas.
Positions require a doctorate (or foreign equivalent) granted, or nearly
completed, in Operations Research, Operations Management, or a related field
such as Industrial Engineering, Computer Science, Economics, or Statistics,
and with research interests in Operations. Hired candidates with a doctorate
can anticipate an initial appointment of Assistant Professor, Associate
Professor, or Professor. Hired candidates with a doctorate nearly completed
can anticipate an initial appointment of Instructor.
Qualifications and Experience
Successful applicants will have strong research skills, and will be expected
to publish in top-tier academic journals.
Equal Opportunity Employer
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and
affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender,
gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin,
race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
Applicants may view the job posting and follow the application process to be
considered at:https: // unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/199066 . Applicants should
submit a curriculum vitae; a research statement; sample research paper; and
the names, institutions, email addresses, and telephone numbers of three
reference letter writers. Reference letter writers will receive an email with
instructions for submitting letters of recommendation through the recruitment
system. At the time of hire, four letters of recommendation must have been
received for selected applicants. Materials should be submitted
electronically, but be addressed to: Dr. Vinayak Deshpande, Kenan-Flagler
Business School, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Campus Box 3490,
McColl Building, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3490.
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