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Supply Chain Lecturer position at University of Kentucky

  • 1.  Supply Chain Lecturer position at University of Kentucky

    Posted 10-30-2019 21:54

    The Department of Marketing and Supply Chain at the University of Kentucky is pleased to invite applications for a lecturer (non-tenure track) position in Supply Chain Management with an anticipated start date of August 15, 2020. The successful candidate must hold a Master's degree with more than 15 years of work experience in Supply Chain Management, Operations Management, or a closely related field. A Ph.D. degree is preferred.  

    Candidates must have an excellent teaching record or show strong potential in teaching both undergraduate and graduate level courses. Candidates will be expected to teach a variety of courses, which may include logistics management, supply chain strategy, or quality and lean operations. Candidates must also have relevant industry experience and demonstrate the ability to establish working relationships with industry for student projects. Part of the job responsibility of this position is to help the department maintain and develop our industry partners and to organize and advise students for industry projects and case competitions.

    With 15 tenured or tenure track faculty and five lecturers or senior lecturers, our department offers a collaborative work environment with a wide range of faculty expertise. The compensation package is highly competitive and commensurate with the candidates' qualifications. Applications received by Nov. 30th will receive full consideration; however, the position will remain open until filled.

    All interested applicants must apply via the UK Jobs site Please include along with the application: 

    • A cover letter
    • Curriculum vitae
    • Sample course syllabus
    • Names and contact information of 3 references

    For more than 90 years, University of Kentucky's Gatton College of Business and Economics has been preparing principled leaders for the global economy, producing high quality, influential research, and supporting economic growth in Kentucky and beyond. Accredited by the AACSB International (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), Gatton proudly offers a full range of undergraduate, graduate, and professional business and economics degrees. Housed inside the 220,000 square foot state-of-the-art Gatton College building, the college accommodates the fastest growing enrollment on UK's campus, reaching over 4,000 students by 2019. Through teaching, research, and outreach, the Gatton College has a direct, tangible influence on the lives of Kentucky's citizens and people around the world.

    The University of Kentucky is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity University that values diversity and is located in an increasingly diverse geographical region. It is committed to becoming one of the top public institutions in the country. Women, persons with disabilities, and members of other underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply. The University also supports family-friendly policies.

    Haoying Sun
    Assistant Professor
    University of Kentucky
    Lexington KY