Assistant Professor of Supply Chain Management

Tennessee, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Oct 13, 2020
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Job Title

Assistant Professor of Supply Chain Management


Management and Marketing


Job Category


Job Summary

The Department of Management and Marketing at East Tennessee State University in Johnson City, Tennessee invites applications for a full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor faculty position in Supply Chain Management, beginning in August 2021.


The successful candidate is expected to demonstrate excellence in teaching and conduct high-quality research in the areas of logistics and supply chain management, and engage in institutional, community, and professional service.


Review of applications will begin November 15, 2020, and continue until a candidate is selected and recommended for appointment. In order to be considered for this position, applicants must complete an online application and submit the following items: cover letter outlining their interest and qualifications for the position, curriculum vitae (including at least three references who will be contacted), evidence of teaching excellence, and examples of recent research.


Please contact Dr. Matthew Jenkins (, or Dr. Umit Saglam ( for further inquiries.     


Job Posting:


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

·         Ability to develop, execute, and maintain an independent, high-quality research agenda.

·         Ability to teach both online and in-class supply chain management courses, and other closely related areas including business analytics, decision science, operations management, etc.

Required Qualifications

·         By the time of appointment, candidates must have earned a Ph.D. in Supply Chain Management, Operations Management, Decision Sciences, or a closely related field.

·         Candidates must demonstrate the ability to conduct high-quality scholarly research.

·         Candidates must demonstrate excellence in teaching and have a strong commitment to serving the university, college, department and the professional community.

Preferred Qualifications

While not required, consideration may be given to candidates with: 

·         Ph.D. from an AACSB accredited Business School.

·         Strong research record as demonstrated through publications in top academic journals and show evidence of an ongoing research program/agenda.

·         Effective online and in-class teaching experience in Supply Chain Management at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

·         Professional/business experience in Supply Chain Management.


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