MacEwan University inspires students through a powerful combination of academic excellence and personal learning experiences. Located in culturally enriched, downtown Edmonton, our comprehensive undergraduate university offers over 65 programs to 19,000 full- and part-time students. With a dedication to teaching excellence informed by scholarly research and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to environmental sustainability and opportunities for community engagement. In support of faculty professional development, unique and enhanced services are provided through the MacEwan Office of Teaching and Learning.
The Department of Decision Sciences in the School of Business at MacEwan University invites applications for a full-time tenure-track probationary appointment, at the rank of Assistant Professor in Supply Chain Management, commencing on July 1, 2020. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. All positions are subject to budgetary approval. The Department will consider applicants that have demonstrated expertise in teaching in supply chain management or related disciplines, and evidence of a research plan.
Candidates are expected to possess demonstrated potential to publish and present their research while achieving teaching excellence in supply chain and operations management or management science.
The Decision Sciences Department has 15 full-time faculty members, offering a Bachelor of Commerce major in Supply Chain Management and a Business Management major in Insurance and Risk Management.
Preferred candidates will have:
an earned PhD (or completed no later than Dec. 2020) in Supply Chain and Operations Management, Management Science, or a closely-related field;
evidence of outstanding teaching ability, and a demonstrated primary commitment to undergraduate teaching;
an ongoing program of academic research in supply chain management (e.g., logistics management, procurement and supply management, supply chain coordination, and risk management);
professional/industry experience in supply chain management (e.g., logistics management, procurement and supply management, and information technology) or management science (statistics and quantitative methods).
Applicants should submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a teaching dossier (including teaching philosophy and recent teaching evaluations), and a statement of research interests. The names and contact information for three references should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please be sure to indicate the competition number in your cover letter.
How to Apply
Only applications received electronically will be considered. To apply, go to http://www.macewan.ca/careers and select the job posting (Competition No. 19.11.192).
Closing Date: Open until a suitable candidate is found
Thank you for your interest in employment with MacEwan University. We will be reviewing all applications to select the candidates whose qualifications and experience most closely meet our needs. Only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.
This position is included under the MacEwan University Faculty Association Collective Agreement.
MacEwan University is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We encourage Indigenous people, persons living with a disability, sexual and gender minorities, women, and members of all minority groups to apply and to self-identify. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.
Personal Information Collection Notification (FOIP)
Applicant personal information is collected under s.33(c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, for the purpose of recruitment at MacEwan University. Questions concerning this collection should be directed to: Information Management and Privacy Coordinator, MacEwan University, 10700 – 104 Avenue, Edmonton, AB T5J 4S2. Tel.: 780.497.5423.
Internal Number: 19.11.192
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