Tenure-Track Faculty – Supply Chain Management

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Tenure-Track Faculty – Supply Chain Management
Job Code 2360-Tenure Track faculty
Full/Part Time Full Time
Tenure Information Tenure Track
Rank Assistant Professor
Salary Salary is dependent upon qualifications and professional experience
Department CBA AD-Faculty
Hiring Department Summary

For more than five decades, the College of Business Administration at California State University, Sacramento has consistently achieved its fundamental goal – to cultivate excellence in its graduates and to develop business leaders possessing not only top management skills, but also a broad understanding of their responsibilities to business and their community.
It has maintained its accreditation under the stringent standards of the AACSB since 1963. In the course of our history, we have graduated nearly 40,000 undergraduate and graduate students. We believe about 24,000 alumni remain in the Sacramento region, fueling the success of our vibrant economy.

Essential Duties

Teaching (Graduate and Undergraduate Courses in traditional, hybrid, and on-line modalities); Scholarly and Creative Activities (with an emphasis on publication of peer reviewed journal articles); Service/Contributions to the Institution; Service/Contributions to the Community; Student Advising; New course development and making changes to existing courses; Curriculum development; Assessment; and Supervising student (graduate and undergraduate) research.

Required Qualifications

• A Doctorate in supply chain management, operations management, operations research, management science, industrial engineering, or in another closely related discipline.
• The doctorate degree must be from an institution accredited by AACSB International or ABET (or an equivalent accreditation).
• Applicants in the dissertation stage (ABD) of doctoral study will be considered; however, all requirements for the doctoral degree must be completed by June 2019, to remain eligible for continued employment.

• Evidence of a commitment and ability to teach a diverse student population.
• A record of engagement in scholarly activities.

Preferred Qualifications

Special Knowledge and Abilities:
• Teaching and research interest in supply chain analytics or global supply chains.
• Interest/experience in leading curriculum development processes for academic and professional development programs.
• Demonstrated knowledge of supply chain analytics concepts such as forecasting, data mining, prescriptive analytics, optimization, simulation, decision analysis, stochastic processes, game theory, etc..

• Demonstrated record of teaching, research, and industry experience in supply chain, logistics, and operations management.
• A record of, or potential for, providing services to a public, regional, comprehensive, metropolitan university.
• A record of, or potential for, developing relationships with local and global business communities.

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F0051P
Anticipated Start Date Fall 2018
Initial Application Review 12/04/2017
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

A list of required documents needed to apply to this posting can be found at the bottom of the posting under “Documents needed to apply.”
• A cover letter that addresses required and desired qualifications, that also includes a statement of teaching philosophy, scholarly interests, and commitment to diversity;
• a current curriculum vita/resume including the names and contact information of at least three recent professional references;
• Unofficial copies of transcripts attesting to the highest degree earned (official transcripts required at time of interview).

California State University, Sacramento College of Business Administration faculty members will attend the 2017 annual meeting of the Decisions Sciences Institute in Washington, DC and will be available to answer questions about this opportunity. If you would like more information about the position, please contact Dr. Yang Sun at suny@csus.edu.

Eligibility Verification

Candidate will be required to provide official transcripts of their highest degree earned and must furnish proof of eligibility to work in the U.S.. California State University, Sacramento is a sponsoring agency ( ie. H-1-B Visa).

Campus Diversity Statement

Sacramento is one of the most diverse and integrated major cities in the country, and Sacramento State is committed to providing a quality education for all of our region’s students. Our campus community represents the broad diversity of our state, and we believe that all are enriched and unified by this diversity. Sacramento State is especially interested in candidates who can contribute, through their teaching, research, and service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.

Equal Employment Opportunity

California State University, Sacramento is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and has a strong institutional commitment to the principle of diversity in all areas. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, or disability. Sacramento State hires only those individuals who are lawfully authorized to accept employment in the United States.

It is the policy of California State University, Sacramento to provide reasonable accommodations for qualified persons with disabilities who are employees or applicants for employment. If you need a disability related reasonable accommodation as part of the application and/or interviewing process, visit http://www.csus.edu/hr/departments/equal-opportunity/index.html.

The University is committed to creating an education and working environment free from discrimination, sexual harassment, sexual violence, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking. For more information on mandatory training for new employees, visit http://www.csus.edu/hr/departments/equal-opportunity/Information%20for%20Job%20Applicants.html.

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Background Check Disclaimer

A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with California State University, Sacramento. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current California State University, Sacramento employees who apply for the position.

California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act

The person holding this position is considered a “mandated reporter” under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in the California State University Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Will you have a Ph.D. in hand by the date of appointment or an advanced ABD by the date of the appointment?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • CSU Careers Website
    • CalJobs Website
    • Agency Referral
    • Advertisement/Publication
    • Current eReferral
    • Website
    • HERC Website
    • Newspaper ad
  3. * Are you currently a LECTURER at this or any other California State University?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
Optional Documents