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The Culverhouse College of Commerce at The University of Alabama invites applications fortwo tenure-track faculty positions at the Assistant Professor level in Operations Management(OM) starting no later than August 16, 2018 in the Department of Information Systems,Statistics, and Management Science. Candidates must have completed a doctorate in OM or aclosely related field (e.g., Operations Research, Industrial Engineering) by the start of theappointment. Application submissions from experienced Assistant Professors are stronglyencouraged.Ideal candidates should demonstrate a proven ability to produce high-impact research and excelin undergraduate and graduate (M.S., MBA, and Ph.D.) teaching. Candidates should havemethodological expertise in optimization or applied probability (i.e., queuing theory and/orMarkov decision processes). Research interests and experience in data-driven decision-makingand analytics applied to inventory control, supply chain management, transportation, healthcare,and/or sustainability are desirable. However, candidates with other research interests will also beconsidered.Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and achievements. Prior to hiring, thecandidate must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation. Applicants mustapply online at https://facultyjobs.ua.edu/postings/41185 and include a one-page cover letter,curriculum vitae, research statement, one or two representative examples of research papers, anda list of at least three references with contact information. Required documents not attached atthe time of application will disqualify the application.The review of applications will begin immediately. Applications will be accepted until October29, 2017. Individual meetings will be held at the 2017 INFORMS Annual Conference, withpreference given to individuals whose applications are received by September 29, 2017. Allinquiries should be directed to the search committee chair, Dr. Emmett Lodree, firstname.lastname@example.org.Founded in 1831 and located in the historic city of Tuscaloosa, The University of Alabama is themain campus of the university system and the largest in the state with a total enrollment of over37,000 students. The Culverhouse College of Commerce, founded in 1919, now includes over8,500 students and over 150 full-time faculty members. With a metropolitan population of about120,000, the Tuscaloosa area offers excellent quality of life with many cultural and outdooractivities.The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity institution.All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color,religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, disability, or protectedveteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status.
The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences
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