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Faculty Position in Operations and Supply Chain Management at the Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary

  • 1.  Faculty Position in Operations and Supply Chain Management at the Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary

    Posted 14 days ago
    Dear Colleagues,

    The Haskayne School of Business at the University of Calgary invites applications for a continuing appointment in Operations and Supply Chain Management at the level of Assistant Professor (Tenure-track), Associate Professor (with Tenure), or Professor (with Tenure). Applications are encouraged in a related field of Supply Chain Management and Logistics, Healthcare Operations, and Energy Operations. The appointment will commence on July 1, 2021 or at a mutually agreeable date.

    Application Deadline: October 28, 2020

    Candidates must have:

    • A completed (or close to be completed) doctorate degree in operations management, supply chain management, operations research, management science, industrial engineering, or another closely related field
    • A strong record of research commensurate with the professorial rank desired
    • A demonstrated capability in graduate- or undergraduate-level teaching and willingness to undertake graduate student supervision
    • A demonstrated willingness to provide service to the university and to interact with the business community in operations and supply chain management and business analytics.

    The Haskayne School of Business is growing in graduate programs in Business Analytics and Supply Chain Management. The successful candidate is expected to teach in these new initiatives. Research support is offered to all new faculty hires. The Haskayne School of Business strives to create a diverse and equitable work environment in gender and ethnicity.

    Applicants at the Assistant Professor rank must have completed their doctorate degree or must be close to completion by the position start date and provide a research plan for the upcoming five years.

    Applicants at the Associate Professor rank must have a minimum of four years of experience in an academic position focused in an area related to operations and/or supply chain management, provide evidence that the individual is an excellent scholar with a rich research portfolio that includes publications in top peer-reviewed academic journals, and provide evidence of strong teaching effectiveness in a post-secondary institution.

    Applicants at the Full Professor rank must have a minimum of 10 years of experience in an academic position focused in an area related to operations and/or supply chain management, provide evidence that the individual is an excellent scholar with a rich research portfolio that includes publications in top peer-reviewed academic journals, provide evidence of high quality personnel training and effective teaching, and provide evidence that the individual can create collaborations with businesses and industry to raise funds to support research centers and student experiences.

    Accredited by AACSB International, the Haskayne School of Business is a progressive and innovative business school. Our mission is to create and communicate knowledge of critical significance, while contributing to the development of our students as leaders of moral character with professional ability equal to the best in their field. With 3,500 full and part-time students currently enrolled in bachelor's, master's, PhD and executive education programs, the business school boasts more than 18,000 alumni in 60 countries around the globe.

    Interested individuals are encouraged to submit an application online via the 'Apply Now' link at

    Careers at the University of Calgary


    Please be aware the application process allows for only four attachments. Your four attachments should be organized to contain the following (which may require you to merge documents, such as working papers):

    • Cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information of three references
    • statement of research interests
    • statement of teaching philosophy and teaching dossier
    • two (preferably working) papers

    Questions may be addressed to

    Osman Alp, Selection Committee Chair
    (email: osman.alp@ucalgary.ca)

    Confidential reference letters will be requested by the chair of the committee for selected candidates.

    Application Deadline: October 28, 2020. Candidates can indicate if and when they will be presenting at the INFORMS Annual Meeting in their cover letter.



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    Osman Alp
    Operations and Supply Chain Management
    Haskayne School of Business
    University of Calgary
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