Assistant Professor, Quantitative Methods (Tenure-Track)
University of New Brunswick
The Faculty of Business Administration (FBA), at the University of New Brunswick Fredericton campus, invites applications for a tenure-track position in Quantitative Methods. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor and will commence as of August 1, 2019, or as soon thereafter as possible. This position is subject to final budgetary approval.
Applicants must have a PhD in an area related to Quantitative Methods (Operations Research, Operations Management, Management Science, Industrial Engineering etc.). Applicants who are ABD at the time of application will be considered but must demonstrate that their completion date will precede the start date for the appointment. The successful candidate must have a demonstrated record of excellence in university teaching and research or evidence of the potential to develop such a record. Teaching assignments will be at the undergraduate and graduate level and will cover different aspects of the Quantitative Methods curriculum including Statistical Methods and applications, Optimization Theory and applications, Business Analytics, Project Management and Supply Chain Management. Candidates with research or teaching interests in Business Analytics are also encouraged to apply.
The FBA is innovative in its programs, curriculum design and outreach activities. It has more than 840 students in the undergraduate program and 100 students in the graduate program. Further information relating to the University of New Brunswick and the Faculty can be viewed at www.unb.ca and www.unb.ca/fredericton/business.
Review of applications will begin immediately with applications being accepted until the date of April 26, 2019. Applications are to include a cover letter, a current curriculum vitae, evidence of research and teaching effectiveness (if appropriate), a brief statement covering research interests and teaching philosophy, and the names and contact details (including email addresses) for three academic references. Application packages are to be submitted to:
Dr. Devashis Mitra, Dean
Faculty of Business Administration
University of New Brunswick
PO Box 4400
Fredericton, NB, E3B 5A3
The University of New Brunswick is committed to employment equity and fostering diversity within our community and developing an inclusive workplace that reflects the richness of the broader community that we serve. The University welcomes and encourages applications from all qualified individuals who will help us achieve our goals, including women, visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.