Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, Marketing & Supply Chain Management
Wayne State University
Location: Detroit, Michigan
Internal Number: 76_210907
Essential Functions: The Department of Marketing and Supply Chain Management at Wayne State University's Mike Ilitch School of Business is seeking to fill two Tenure-Track/Tenured faculty positions for the Fall of 2023. One position will be at the assistant professor level, while the other one maybe at the associate or full professor levels. Candidates will be expected to conduct research suitable for publications in top-tier journals, teach courses in areas of interest at the undergraduate and graduate level, participate in department and school activities, and perform related duties as assigned. We expect the candidate to be a fully engaged participant in the life of the Mike Ilitch School of Business. A typical teaching load is 2+2, teaching students majoring in supply chain management (SCM). Support for conference travel and research assistance is available. For further information about the SCM program see https://ilitchbusiness.wayne.edu/supply-chain/index.php
Qualifications: Requirements for the position include a Ph.D. in Supply Chain Management from an AACSB accredited program or a Ph.D. in a related field. The ideal candidate needs to provide evidence of potential to publish in top academic journals in areas that complement well with the research focus of the program's faculty members. The ideal candidate would have interest in and experience teaching courses related to purchasing, logistics, or production planning and management; and would have interest in, or experience in, the complex manufacturing (including the automotive industry) or health care industries.
Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.