The Palumbo~Donahue School of Business Administration invites applications for an Assistant Professor position in Supply Chain Management, beginning Fall 2018. This is a non-tenure track appointment renewable on an annual basis for up to three years. Depending on enrollment growth and administrative approval, there is also the possibility the position will convert to a tenure-track position at some point. Responsibilities include scholarship and a base teaching load of six (3-3 load) classes per year at the undergraduate and graduate levels. We seek candidates who are able to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in Supply Management/Purchasing. Additional knowledge in SCM information systems would be beneficial.
The School’s strategic plan includes sustainability principles, business ethics and an entrepreneurial mindset as learning themes for all students. We also will launch a Center of Excellence in Supply Chain Management in Fall 2018 to promote collaboration among faculty, students, and the business community.
Support and Programs:
We offer a collegial environment, competitive salaries, easy access to the Pittsburgh business community and support for high-quality research and teaching. The Department supports several degree programs, including the B.S.B.A, the MBA and the MBA-Sustainability. A Master of Science in Supply Chain Management degree and certificate program will be rolled out in the fall of 2018.
Duquesne is a comprehensive university with about 9,500 undergraduate and graduate students in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The School of Business has approximately 1,700 undergraduate and graduate students. All programs are accredited by AACSB. For more information about the business school and university, see: www.duq.edu.
Applicants should have earned (or anticipate by August 2018) a Ph.D. in Supply Chain Management. Also required is either an established or emerging record of performance in teaching and scholarship. Applicants must also be able to demonstrate a collegial and collaborative orientation and be willing to contribute to the growth and development of our programmatic efforts in Supply Chain Management.
Practitioner experience in areas of primary or secondary interest is desirable. Also desirable is experience with graduate teaching, online instruction and/or executive education.
Catholic in its mission and ecumenical in spirit, Duquesne University values equality of opportunity as an educational institution and as an employer. We aspire to attract and sustain a diverse faculty that reflects contemporary society, serves our academic goals and enriches our campus community. We particularly encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups and support dual-career couples through our charter membership in this region's HERC (http://www.hercjobs.org/oh-western-pa-wv/).
We invite applicants for this position to learn more about our university and its Spiritan heritage by visiting http://www.duq.edu/about/mission-and-identity/mission-statement. Those invited to campus for an interview may be asked about ways in which they see their talents contributing to the continued growth of our community and furthering its mission.
Duquesne University uses Interfolio to collect all faculty and staff job applications electronically. Please submit a letter of intent that describing your interest in the position, a curriculum vitae, a personal philosophy of teaching, a statement on scholarship, and contact information for three confidential references to http://apply.interfolio.com/46345. Priority will be given to applications received by January 5, 2018.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience.
Duquesne University, a private, Catholic institution, prides itself on being mission-centered and mission-driven. Our employees contribute to our culture of academic excellence and our mission of serving God by serving students. In turn, they enjoy a supportive working environment that values individual talents, encourages teamwork and rewards accomplishments.
A nationally ranked top-tier unive...rsity, Duquesne has established a legacy of excellence in liberal and professional education. Our 14:1 student-faculty ratio allows our students to work closely with expert faculty. Duquesne has also won accolades and recognition among the nation’s top 20 small research schools for our research initiatives and faculty productivity.
Situated on a 50-acre campus within the city, Duquesne provides a small-town feel in an urban setting. The Pittsburgh region offers a variety of cultural, education and professional opportunities, as well as a safe and affordable lifestyle.
We strive to attract, recruit and retain a dynamic, diverse workforce. Our employees benefit from an array of campus resources that provide convenience and cost savings, including a variety of dining options, a full-service Starbucks, a retail bank and credit union, a fitness center and year-round wellness programs and onsite parking. Employees also may take advantage of the many educational, cultural and sporting events sponsored by the university.