Fairleigh Dickinson University Assistant Professor of Supply Chain Management in Teaneck, New Jersey
The Department of Marketing, Information Systems and Decision Sciences at the Silberman College of Business at Fairleigh Dickinson University is accepting applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Supply Chain Management based in New Jersey and starting in Fall 2021, contingent on funding.
Fairleigh Dickinson founded in 1942, is a private, multi-campus, multi-national, coeducational university with an enrollment of more than 12,000 undergraduate and graduate students from throughout the United States and the world. The Metropolitan Campus (Teaneck, NJ) is located 10 miles from the heart of Manhattan, and the Florham Campus (Madison, NJ) is located on a commuter train line about 35 miles from New York City, near historic Morristown, New Jersey. The University also has overseas campuses in Wroxton, England and Vancouver, Canada, and maintains strong relationships with global partners such as IESEG in Paris, Agder University in Norway, and Zeppelin University in Germany.
The multi-disciplinary department provides students with well-rounded, state-of-the-art education in the modern principles of marketing, global logistics/supply chain management, information systems, and decision sciences. We prepare our students for rewarding careers as practitioners and academics, with the help of innovative curricula, dynamic programs, a global mindset, and a professional research ethic. The department consists of 14 tenured-track and 3 non-tenure-track faculty, and a team of 30 practice professionals from the greater New York City region serving as adjunct faculty. Silberman, with over 1400 students at its New Jersey campuses and over 100 students on its Vancouver campus, offers AACSB-accredited undergraduate and graduate programs, and partners with the New Jersey, New York City, and Vancouver business communities to deliver globally-oriented business education programs. Silberman offers seven degree programs: Bachelor of Science (BS); Master of Business Administration (MBA); Master of Business Administration - Management for Executives (EMBA); Master of Science - Accounting (MS-Acct); Master of Science - Taxation (MS-Tax); Master of Science - Supply Chain Management (MS-SCM), and Master of Science - Digital Marketing (MS-DM).
Fairleigh Dickinson University is committed to fostering an environment in which faculty, staff, and students from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, and personal experiences are welcomed and can thrive. Silberman College puts high priority on diversity/inclusiveness, experiential learning, and impactful community engagement. Those candidates experienced in, or who would enjoy, working with a diverse range of faculty, staff, and students, and those who can contribute to a culture of inclusivity, are encouraged to highlight their experiences in these areas throughout their application.
The successful candidate will demonstrate a commitment to effective teaching, research and the welfare of students by preparing them for success in a multicultural business environment. Duties will be comprised of a balance of teaching, research and service, including the following:
• Teaching supply chain management as well as related courses at the bachelor's and master's levels on the New Jersey campuses and off-site locations (in face-to-face, online, and/or blended/hybrid modalities).
• Pursuing and collaborating on a productive research agenda in supply chain management, including publishing in top-tier journals.
• Mentoring undergraduate and masters students to assist with professional development and career goals.
• Participating in departmental, college and university service, and service to the discipline.
• Candidates should have a Ph.D. in either Logistics, Supply Chain Management, Transportation, Operations Management, Business Analytics (especially, Supply Chain Analytics), Industrial Engineering, Management Science, or closely related field. Candidates from other disciplines, such as healthcare, with a focus on Supply Chain Management will also be considered. ABD candidates will be considered with a planned completion date by start date.
• Status as academically qualified, under AACSB standards, to teach at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.
• Experience with data analytics applications, such as SAS, R, and Python, in various fields of supply chain management, such as forecasting and inventory management, sales and operations planning, transportation, logistics and fulfillment, purchasing and supply management, supply chain risk management.
Employment is contingent upon a satisfactory background check. Candidates for hire will be required to sign a waiver authorizing the background check and produce a Social Security Card.
• Established academic record in supply chain management teaching and research.
• Evidence of collaborative research and publications with supply chain management scholars.
• Record of professional involvement with major professional organizations in the discipline of supply chain management or related rubrics.
• Ability to work collaboratively with external organizations and stakeholders.
• Ability to foster partnerships with industry professionals and corporations.