Assistant/Associate Professor of Logistics/Supply Chain
Athens State University
The College of Business (COB) at Athens State University invites
applications and nominations for a tenure/tenure track
Assistant/Associate Professor of Logistics/Supply Chain Management.
This is a tenure/tenure track position reporting directly to the
Logistics Department Chair in the College of Business.
RESPONSIBILITIES: In addition to the duties listed below, faculty
members must adhere to the general faculty guidelines as specified
by Athens State University and perform other duties as assigned by
the Dean of the College of Business and the Provost / Vice
President for Academic Affairs.
- Teaching undergraduate and/or graduate courses in logistics and
supply chain management (e.g., procurement/purchasing, logistics,
global SCM) and related courses in a variety of formats
(face-to-face, online, hybrid);
- Conducting research leading to scholarly publication and
providing service to the College, University, profession and the
- Additional responsibilities as assigned by administrative
personnel (Department Chair, Dean, Provost).
• Applicants must have a Ph.D. or DBA in Logistics/Supply Chain
Management or closely related field.
• ABD candidates will be considered provided there is evidence that
the doctorate degree will be completed within one year of
• Candidates must have the ability to effectively teach courses in
logistics and supply chain management.
• Demonstrated professional experience in the field of
logistics/supply chain management is strongly desired.
• An established record of publishing empirical research in peer
reviewed academic journals or a demonstrated potential to do so is
Salary Bands: AS 18; AO 20
To view salary schedules visit: https://www.athens.edu/human-resources/salary-schedule-tables/
Salary will be Commensurate with experience and
Special Instructions to Applicants
Unofficial transcripts should be from the college or university
which verifies minimum qualifications for the position. Upon an
offer of employment, official transcripts from all colleges and
universities attended must be submitted. Continued employment is
contingent upon receipt of transcripts from all colleges and
Please provide contact information for three professional
references on your application.
To be considered for this position please visit our web site and
apply on line at the following link: https://jobs.athens.edu/postings/search
About Athens State University
Located in historic Athens, Alabama, Athens State University offers
junior and senior-level coursework to community college graduates
and transfer students holding sufficient credits from other
institutions. Presently, over 3,100 students have selected Athens
State because of its neighborly environment where 50 majors and
degree programs are offered, with courses taught by a supportive
and exceptional faculty. Approximately 80% of the students are
enrolled in at least one online course. The typical student is a
working adult who commutes. Recently, the University was featured
in the 2015 Best Value Online College Rankings by OnlineU.org for
four online programs including computer science, accounting,
education and human resources. The University offers undergraduate
degree programs in Liberal Arts, Teacher Preparation, and Business.
The University employs more than 350 full and part-time employees
with approximately 90 full-time faculty members in three colleges:
College of Arts and Sciences, College of Business, and College of
Education. Seventy-five percent of the full-time faculty members
hold a terminal degree. The University is accredited by the
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on
Athens, Alabama is located in north Alabama equidistant between
Nashville, TN and Birmingham, AL. Athens is home to several events
and festivals that have been featured as the Southeast Tourism
Society’s “Top 20 Events in the Southeast” including the Athens
Storytelling Festival and the Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers
In accordance with Athens State University Policy and guidelines,
the applicant chosen for employment will be required to sign a
consent form for a criminal background check. Employment will be
contingent upon the receipt of a clearance notification from that
criminal background check.
Non-Discrimination Policy Statement Athens State University, as
an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution, complies with
all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination
and affirmative action. Athens State University does not
discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age,
marital status, gender, gender identity, gender expression,
pregnancy, sexual orientation, disability, religion, genetic
information, or veteran status in employment, or admissions to or
participation in educational programs and activities. Inquiries or
concerns may be addressed to the Office of the Vice President of
Enrollment and Student Support Services, 300 N. Beaty St., Athens,
AL 35611, 256- 233-8175.