Lecturer in Supply Chain and Operations Management

Athens, Georgia, United States

Job description

The Department of Management in the Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia seeks qualified applicants for a full time, non-tenure track Lecturer position starting August 2018.

Candidates with a Ph.D. in Supply Chain and Operations Management or related areas are preferred. If not terminally degree qualified, at a minimum, a Master degree with 5 or more years of private- or public-sector work experience in service operations, supply chain and operations management or related areas is required. Candidates with a master’s degree must document exceptional accomplishments in service operations, supply chain and operations management or a related area and must be approved for a terminal degree exception before hire. One or more years of teaching experience in the form of classroom instruction or corporate training and development is preferred. Evidence of successful teaching experience or corporate training is required in the form of student surveys/evaluations, peer evaluations, or annual reviews; research is not a consideration. As such, we seek individuals who can provide high quality instruction at the undergraduate and MBA levels within the supply chain and operations management area with broad teaching interests in operations management, supply chain, service operations, or project management as well as other topics, as needed. The successful candidate will also be proactively involved in departmental service and undergraduate or Master student mentoring.

The position may be renewed annually, contingent on effectiveness. Compensation is competitive.

The University of Georgia is the first public-chartered university in the nation and the Terry College is the state’s flagship business school, with undergraduate, full-time MBA, professional MBA, and executive MBA programs consistently ranked among the top-20 public universities. The Terry College is housed in new, state-of-the-art facilities. To learn more about the University, College, Department, and specific programs, please visit http://www.terry.uga.edu/academics/offices/management .

Athens, Georgia is generally regarded as one of the best college towns in the United States. It is nicknamed “The Classic City” because of its architecture and vibrant music, art, and food scene. Athens is located about 60 miles northeast of Atlanta, with affordable real estate prices and a low cost of living.

How to apply

Interested applicants should submit electronic versions of their cover letter, curriculum vita, teaching evaluations, and three letters of recommendation via
http://facultyjobs.uga.edu/postings/2642 Applications submitted in other ways will not be considered. Please address any questions about the application process to the search committee chair, Dr. Richard (Rich) Daniels ( rdaniels@uga.edu).

Completed applications received by November 15, 2017 are assured full consideration. We will accept applications until the position is filled, however.

The University of Georgia, a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities, is the state's oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education. Its motto, "to teach, to serve, and to inquire into the nature of things," reflects the University's integral and unique role in the conservation and enhancement of the state's and nation's intellectual, cultural, and environmental heritage.