Faculty Fellow of Supply Chain Management

Location
New York, United States
Salary
$75,000.00 - $85,000.00
Posted
Nov 05, 2020
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Job Description:

The Management Department at Niagara University invites applications for a full-time Faculty Fellow position, specializing in Supply Chain Management, beginning in August 2021.      Job Requirements:  The successful candidate must possess a Master’s degree, preferably an MBA. Professional experience of at least ten years in the field of supply chain management is essential, with organizational leadership and/or entrepreneurial experience preferred. Some teaching experience at the college level or in corporate training is required.   Job Duties: The hired candidate will be required to teach four courses in each of the fall and spring semesters. The courses assigned will primarily be in supply chain management – though, may include other areas as department needs dictate – at the undergraduate and/or graduate levels, and in any of traditional (face-to-face), accelerated, and online formats.  Effectively incorporating the university’s learning management system, Canvas, is required. As a full-time faculty member, advising students, attending periodic meetings, and holding regular office hours will also be expected. The position is expected to support the college’s Center for Supply Chain Excellence and to develop meaningful opportunities for academic and career growth for the students in the supply chain management student club.  

About the College (http://www.niagara.edu/business/ )

Home to 650 undergraduate and 250 graduate business students, the College of Business Administration has long-standing AACSB accreditation. Its MBA program was recently named in the Top Tier in North America and the global best 150 by CEO magazine. This combination of outstanding quality and small size fosters close student-faculty relationships permeating all aspects of instruction, research, and service. 

About the Institution http://www.niagara.edu/ )

Niagara University was founded in 1856 by the Catholic Vincentian Fathers, whose mission emphasizes practical training and excellence in service of society. NU’s traditional stone buildings and leafy green campus sit on Monteagle Ridge, overlooking the Niagara River Gorge just three miles north of the majestic Niagara Falls.  Immediately adjacent to Canada, NU’s bi-national culture is built on its close proximity to major manufacturing and business centers in Buffalo and Toronto, attracting from both countries’ significant populations of students and faculty.  Niagara Falls also boasts an affordable cost of living almost 20% below the national average.

Since September, Niagara University has been recognized for its strong record of preparing graduates for real-world success by U.S. News & World Report, The Princeton Review, Money magazine, College Choice, and Colleges of Distinction.

About the Western New York Area

Buffalo NY and the surrounding area are experiencing an economic resurgence with a billion dollars being invested in the medical corridor and other industries (e.g., the largest solar panel manufacturing facility in the United States). The average work commute time is 15-30 minutes. Summer boasts beach living, outdoor art and music festivals, outdoor classes such as dance and yoga, bike and running paths, and patio dining while the winter includes skiing/winter sports, professional sports, and rich offerings in theater and the arts. Enjoy NY's extensive state-park system all year round. Our diverse population creates a variety of dining experiences.

Quality of living: 

Forbes: ranked #1 for affordable living in 2014 

http://www.buffalonews.com/business/buffalo-can-afford-to-boast-forbes-list-gives-city-no-1-ranking

Travel & Leisure #1 on America's Favorite Cities

http://www.travelandleisure.com/americas-favorite-places/cities#buffalo-new-york

 

Things to do

https://www.tripadvisor.com/Attractions-g60974-Activities-Buffalo_New_York.html

https://www.canalsidebuffalo.com/

http://historiclewiston.org/

http://www.buffalospree.com/buffalospreemagazine/archives/2007_04/0407bestrestaurants.html

http://www.fingerlakes.org/things-to-do/attractions

 

How to apply

Please apply through the University website (https://jobs.niagara.edu/JobPosting.aspx?JPID=2281and provide a letter of interest and curriculum vitae.  Candidates will be asked to also provide a teaching evaluation summary and sample research paper.  A review of applications will begin February 1, 2021, and continue until the position is filled.

 

Niagara University is an AA/EOE employer.

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