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Assistant Professor in Supply Chain/Operations Management

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Posting Details

Position Information

Working Title Assistant Professor in Supply Chain/Operations Management
Department Management
Full Time or Part Time? Full Time
Position Number tbd
Commitment to Inclusive Excellence

Northern Kentucky University is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action institution. We embrace inclusiveness, equity, and global awareness in all dimensions of our work and seek excellence through diversity among our students, administrators, faculty, and staff. Application by members of diverse groups is encouraged.

Purpose of Position

The Department of Management within the Haile/US Bank College of Business at Northern Kentucky University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in Operations Management/Supply Chain Management. We are looking for a colleague who is committed to student success and who is committed to supporting our new undergraduate major in Global Supply Chain Management.

Northern Kentucky University is located in the suburbs of the Greater Cincinnati area – just seven miles south of downtown Cincinnati. The metro area is home to a superb mix of cultural, entertainment, and commercial benefits and has a population of 2.2 million residents. NKU serves approximately 15,000 students, and is a member of the NCAA’s Division I Horizon League.

The Haile/U.S. Bank College of Business is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and serves approximately 2,100 students, offering both undergraduate and graduate degrees. Northern Kentucky University offers a balance of teaching and research which, along with its Midwest location, provide an excellent quality of life. Additional information may be found on the college website at

Primary Responsibilities

The candidate should be prepared to teach both undergraduate and graduate level courses in Supply Chain Management, Operations Management and related areas.

Demonstrated commitment to intercultural competence, inclusive excellence, and initiatives that advance the success of underrepresented groups.

Salary and benefits are AACSB competitive.


Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in Supply Chain Management/Operations Management or a closely related field from an AACSB recognized program.

The candidate must have prior teaching or business experience necessary to teach both undergraduate and graduate level courses in Supply Chain Management, Operations Management, and related areas.

Applicants must demonstrate a commitment to teaching excellence and quality academic research.

Review of applicants will begin July 15, 2017.

To apply, submit a letter of interest, a current curriculum vita, summary of teaching performance, and contact information for three references.

Questions should be directed to the Search Chair, Dr. Tracey Sigler at

Any candidate who is offered this position will be required to go through a pre-employment criminal background check as mandated by state law.

Minimum Education Ph.D
Preferred Education Ph.D

Posting Detail Information

Requisition Number 2017F225
Job Open Date 06/15/2017
Job Close Date 07/15/2017
Open Until Filled Yes
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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. References
  3. Curriculum Vitae
  4. Evidence of teaching style and effectiveness
Optional Documents
  1. Other