Assistant Professor Supply Chain Management
University of Lethbridge
Tenure-Track Position in Supply Chain Management
The University of Lethbridge, Dhillon School of Business is seeking applications for one tenure track position in Supply Chain Management at our Lethbridge Campus, beginning January 2020 or as soon as possible. The position requires a minimum of a PhD with a focus on supply chain management or a related field such as operations management and logistics. Expertise in ‘block-chain’ would be considered a definite asset. Rank is at either the assistant or associate professor level. Ph.D. holders in industrial engineering will also be considered, with significant work in supply chain management or in one or two sub-fields of supply chain management. The applicant must have a commitment to effective teaching and have demonstrated an ability to conduct scholarly research. The successful candidate will be expected to teach, develop and foster the growth of first-rate supply chain management program/courses, building on our existing strengths. Although not required, candidates holding professional certification with supply chain related organizations such as CSCMP, ISM, APICS, PMI, ASO etc. will be given preference. We offer competitive salaries, reasonable teaching loads, paid study leaves, comprehensive benefits package, research and teaching support.
Dhillon School of Business
The Dhillon school of Business values both teaching and research excellence. We offer our programs in Lethbridge and Calgary. We have 60 academic staff with diverse research interests and approximately 1700 students across our undergraduate majors and minors. We currently offer supply chain management as a minor in our undergraduate program. Supply chain management courses are also required in our agricultural enterprise major and other management programs. The School has a research-based M.Sc. program and maintains close ties with the business community. Strong international exchange programs are in place for both students and faculty. The School is AACSB accredited. Please visit our website at www.uleth.ca/dhillon for more information about the School, our faculty and our programs.
University of Lethbridge
The University of Lethbridge is a comprehensive university with approximately 8500 students from over 90 countries. The University of Lethbridge has a reputation for providing a high quality undergraduate and graduate education and has been rated #1 for research activities among institutions of our size in Canada. The university website, www.uleth.ca, contains more information about our institution. The main campus is located in Lethbridge, with an additional location in downtown Calgary.
The City of Lethbridge
Lethbridge has a population of roughly 100,000 and is located in southern Alberta. The city is in close proximity to Waterton Lakes National Park and other UNESCO sites. Lethbridge is also within a short driving distance to numerous historical and natural sites and the USA boarder. Lethbridge is considered as a sunshine city of Canada. For more information about the City of Lethbridge, visit its website at: www.Lethbridge.ca.
To apply for the position, please send a cover letter, CV, three letters of recommendation, and evidence of teaching and research on supply chain management to “Careers at the U” on the University of Lethbridge Human Resources webpage at www.uleth.ca/hr. Closing date is Sept. 15th, 2019. Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
The University of Lethbridge hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity and diversity. All qualified persons are encouraged to apply. In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given preference.