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Two Endowed Faculty Positions in the School of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Georgia Tech

  • 1.  Two Endowed Faculty Positions in the School of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Georgia Tech

    Posted 10-20-2021 09:19


    Endowed Faculty Positions

    The H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, Georgia, invites applications for endowed chair positions in the areas of health systems (Virginia C. and Joseph C. Mello Chair) and supply chain management (Manhattan Associates/Dabbiere Chair). Appointments will be made at the Professor rank.

    Endowed Faculty Positions | ISyE | Georgia Institute of Technology | Atlanta, GA 

    Successful candidates will be internationally recognized researchers who lead independent research programs at the cutting edge of their field. They will have a strong desire and a demonstrated ability to attract external funding, facilitate corporate relationships, and provide leadership within the school, Georgia Tech, and the professional community. Candidates are also expected to demonstrate an exceptional commitment to the teaching and mentoring of a diverse student body. Along with undergraduate and graduate teaching, each position requires a balance of research and service responsibilities. Expectations of holding an endowed appointment include providing an annual stewardship report coordinated by the School's Development Office and building and maintaining a relationship with the donor(s) as appropriate.

    Georgia Tech is a top-ranked public research university situated in the heart of Atlanta, a diverse and vibrant city with great economic and cultural strengths. The Institute is a member of the University System of Georgia, the Georgia Research Alliance, and the Association of American Universities. Georgia Tech prides itself on its technology resources, collaborations, high-quality student body, and its commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI). Georgia Tech has policies to promote a healthy work-life balance.

    To apply for a position, please use refer to the position description and use the "Apply Now" option to submit an application. Applicants are asked to provide: (1) a letter of application; (2) curriculum vitae; (3) a statement of research interests; (4) a statement of education interests addressing teaching interests as well as their advising/mentoring philosophy; (5) a statement describing their understanding of, prior engagement in, and plans for future activities to support diversity, equity, and inclusion; and (6) the names and contact information for at least three references. A Ph.D. or equivalent qualification is required by the start of the appointment, and a background check must be completed prior to employment.

    Interested applicants should prepare and submit materials via the application system no later than November 1, 2021, for full consideration. 

    Requests for additional information about these positions or the search process may be directed to the search committee chair, Dr. Nicoleta Serban ( 

    Pinar Keskinocak
    ISyE Georgia Tech
    Atlanta GA