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The Manufacturing and Service Operations Management Society (MSOM) promotes the enhancement and dissemination of knowledge, and the efficiency of industrial practice, related to the operations function in manufacturing and service enterprises. The methods which MSOM members apply in order to help the operations function add value to products and services are derived from a wide range of scientific fields, including operations research and management science, mathematics, economics, statistics, information systems and artificial intelligence. The members of MSOM include researchers, educators, consultants, practitioners and students, with backgrounds in these and other applied sciences.

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  • Colorado Springs, Colorado, The University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS) College of Business has a job opening for an Assistant or Associate Professor of Operations Management. UCCS is one of four campuses in the University of Colorado system and is home to over 10,500 undergraduate and 1,900 graduate students. The AACSB International accredited College of Business enrolls approximately 2,000 students annually. The College of Business offers comprehensive undergraduate degrees, select master’s degrees, and professional programs that emphasize principle-based ethical decision making. Colorado Springs (pop. 400K+) is situated at the base of Pikes Peak, offers many recreational and cultural activities, and was recently ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top Best Places to Live in the U.S. For additional information and to apply, please visit the job posting below: https://cu.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?job=19311&lang=en#.X4oeegFCWRM.mailto
  • College Station, Texas, The Department of Information and Operations Management  (INFO) in Mays Business School at Texas A&M University seeks to add a tenured senior scholar with an Analytics/Artificial Intelligence research focus beginning in fall 2021. The position is preferred at the rank of Full Professor but appointment at the advanced Associate Professor level can be considered. Candidates with exceptional credentials may be considered for an appointment as endowed chair. Successful candidates will pursue and promote a research agenda in Analytics with specific focus on artificial intelligence/ML leading to high quality publications in premier journals; provide intellectual leadership for junior faculty and doctoral students; play a pivotal role in extending the national reputation of the department through scholarship and service; and teach courses across our undergraduate and graduate programs.  Applicants for this position should possess an earned doctorate in business, engineering, or a related field. Accomplished scholars in operations management, information systems, computer science, electrical engineering, operations research, or statistics with a strong record of scholarly contributions in Analytics are encouraged to apply. Additionally, applicants should be able to demonstrate an interest in and ability to collaborate with faculty from other disciplines within the business school. Candidates will be expected to be intellectual leaders in their discipline with a presence in the international research community. Successful candidates with exceptional qualifications may be considered for an endowed chair.
  • Lisbon, Portugal, Católica Lisbon School of Business and Economics (CATÓLICA-LISBON) invites applications for a full-time tenure track Assistant Professor position in Information Systems with a focus on Data Science starting in September 2021. Seasoned Assistant or Associate Professors interested in applying will also be considered in the search at their appropriate level. Applicants must have a PhD degree in a quantitative field such as operations research, computer science, statistics, economics, marketing or management. The ideal candidate will have a strong research record in the field of Digitization and will be using core tools from data science such as information retrieval, search engines, recommender systems, predictive analytics and econometrics to answer questions that are relevant for business decision makers. Preference will be given to applicants with demonstrated ability of using Machine Learning for research. CATÓLICA-LISBON is dedicated to developing the field of data science in its connection and application to industry to tackle business and economics problems, such that successful candidates coming from programs outside business and economics are expected to develop research agendas that bridge to and can address managerial or economic problems. Priority consideration will be given to applications received by November 15 th , 2020 , but applications will be accepted until the position is filled. We will be interviewing via zoom after the INFORMS annual conference. If you wish to be considered for an interview after the INFORMS conference, please mention that in your application package.   Católica Lisbon School of Business and Economics (CATÓLICA-LISBON) CATÓLICA-LISBON is a leading European business school, committed to research production at the highest level, to excellence in developing outstanding graduates for high-level careers, and to offering business leaders a lifelong learning environment. Our programs are internationally recognized: within Europe we are a top 35 business school, our Lisbon MBA and our Master in Management are top 50. The increasingly international character of the school is reflected in our faculty, student body, and international accreditations. Since 2008, CLSBE has had the “triple crown” of international business school accreditations: AACSB, EFMD, and AMBA. Our MSc, MBA, and PhD programs are entirely taught in English, to an increasingly international student body.   Faculty and Research Environment CATÓLICA-LISBON provides a vibrant research environment. The core research faculty consists of more than 40 tenure-track members, with doctorates from top North American (including MIT, NYU, CMU, UCLA, Columbia, Yale, Arizona, UBC, Stanford) and top European (including Bocconi, Ecole Polytechnique, LBS, LSE, Tilburg, RSM Erasmus) programs. Associate and assistant professors include nationals of France, Italy, Colombia, Brazil, Greece, Egypt, Germany, Belgium and China. The CUBE research unit of Católica-Lisbon received the highest rating for research excellence in Portugal of all social science units, including business schools, when evaluated by an international panel. CATÓLICA-LISBON’s faculty in all fields of management have published articles in the top journals of their corresponding areas including Management Science, Strategic Management Journal, Research Policy, Journal of Management, Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Management Information Systems Quarterly, Information Systems Research, Production and Operations Management, Journal of Marketing Research, Marketing Science, Journal of Consumer Research, Journal of Consumer Psychology, Organization Science, Journal of Organizational Behavior, among other highly journals.   Living in Lisbon Lisbon has recently been ranked the safest capital city in Europe. It is a thriving cultural hub with a vibrant restaurant scene, diverse artistic activities and sporting events, good public transportation, historic architecture, among the best weather in Europe, a public healthcare system, and easy access to world-class beaches.   Position Requirements Tenure-track faculty are expected to maintain a research program targeted at top-tier journals in their field. Católica-Lisbon provides them with ample support to do so. Salary is competitive, and funding for research-related activities, including travel to international conferences, is provided. In addition, faculty are supported to apply for research funding from the Portuguese Science Foundation (FCT) and from European funding agencies. Tenure-track positions involve teaching the equivalent of 3 courses per year, in English, at the undergraduate, MSc and MBA levels, and potentially in executive education programs. Candidates must demonstrate the potential to publish in top-tier management journals. For Associate positions, candidates are expected to show a strong research track record in top journals, excellence in teaching, and the ability to add to the research reputation and productivity of the group.     Application Procedure In order to receive full consideration, applicants should send a cover letter, CV, three letters of recommendation (for junior profiles), and samples of written work (applications materials should be submitted via e-mail). Priority will be given to applications received by the 15th of November 2020. Review of materials begins immediately upon receipt. Submissions will be accepted until the position is filled. E-mail: internationalrecruit@ucp.pt
  • Carcavelos, Portugal, Position : Assistant, Associate or Full (tenure track) Professor in the field of Operations Management or Information Systems Starting date : September 1, 2021 Institution : Nova School of Business and Economics (Universidade Nova de Lisboa) Location : Lisbon, Portugal Position description : Nova School of Business and Economics (Nova SBE), a triple-accredited institution (AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA), announces the opening of positions at the Assistant, Association or Full (tenure track) Professor level in Operations Management or Management of Information Systems, effective September 1, 2021. Applicants should have, or be about to complete, a Ph.D. degree in Operations Management, Supply Chain Management, Management of Information Systems (or a related discipline) and a solid research record or strong commitment towards research. Candidates need to demonstrate their ability to publish in leading international business peer-reviewed journals. Selected applicants are also expected to contribute to teaching in the areas of Operations Management, such as Supply Chain Management, Service Operations (e.g. Health Care, Retail, etc), Project Management, Business Analytics, Management of Information Systems, Big Data Analytics or other related areas. Compensation and teaching load is competitive with top universities in Europe. School description : Nova SBE offers programs in management, economics, and finance at the undergraduate, master, MBA, and doctorate levels, as well as executive education. The school provides an international research environment and consistently ranks among the top business schools in Europe. To support the development of a research-oriented career, Nova SBE provides a very balanced teaching workload, compensation competitive with other business schools in Europe, and research-supporting incentives. English is the working language of the school and knowledge of Portuguese is not a requirement. The Lisbon area offers an outstanding combination of relatively low cost of living, exceptional lifestyle, and an extensive set of cultural and leisure opportunities. Application details: Applications should include a cover letter, CV, research papers and three recommendation letters. The application deadline is November 30, 2020, and applications will be accepted online. Details to be found here: https://www2.novasbe.unl.pt/Portals/0/Files/Openings/Faculty/Professor%20of%20Management.pdf Additional information can be obtained from: Faculty Recruitment Department ( faculty.recruitment@novasbe.pt ) Prof. Pedro Oliveira ( pedro.oliveira@novasbe.pt )                                              
  • Winnepeg, Manitoba, Canada, The Department of Supply Chain Management (SCM) at the Asper School of Business ( http://umanitoba.ca/asper ), University of Manitoba ( http://www.umanitoba.ca ), invites applications for a tenure-track or tenured position at the Assistant, Associate or Professor rank in Supply Chain Management with a strong background in areas such as Lean Management, Project Management, and/or a Logistics focus. The Asper School of Business is accredited by the AACSB and is the major business school in the province of Manitoba. The School offers undergraduate, MBA, M.Sc., and Ph.D. degrees. The Department of SCM was established July 1, 2004, bringing together eight scholars of transportation, supply chain management, management science, and operations management, including the Director of the Transport Institute ( http://www.umti.ca ). The Department of SCM and the Transport Institute share a joint mandate to become a Centre of Excellence in Logistics, Transportation, and Supply Chain Management.   Candidates must have completed or have nearly completed a Ph.D. in Operations management, Supply chain Management, Logistics and Transportation or a closely-related field with a strong background in big data analytics (BDA). For this position, we are seeking candidates that would complement the current research profile of the department. This position requires strong research orientation and candidates should have a strong record of high-quality publications or a promising research agenda and the potential to publish in top-tier supply chain journals. To be considered at the Associate Professor and Professor level, candidates must have demonstrated a strong record of high quality publications, strong leadership skills, evidence of graduate student supervision, and evidence of strong teaching. Ideally, candidates should have the ability to teach in one or more of the areas of Operations Management, Supply Chain Management and Logistics and Transportation. Duties include research, teaching at undergraduate and graduate levels, and professional service for the School, the University, and the community. The normal teaching load at the Asper school is four courses (e.g., 2 + 2). The University of Manitoba is located in Winnipeg, a cosmopolitan city with a population over 800,000. Winnipeg is the capital of the Province of Manitoba, is a culturally diverse community and is known for its variety of summer and winter festivals. The city has all the facilities of a major centre, but with the atmosphere of a smaller, friendlier city. It provides a high quality of life at modest expense and offers access to some of the most beautiful lake country and recreational facilities in North America. For more information on the city of Winnipeg, visit  www.tourismwinnipeg.com Reviewing of applications will begin November 30, 2020, and position will remain open until we have the successful candidate. The starting date is July 1, 2021, or as soon as possible thereafter. Salary and rank will commensurate with qualifications and experience. To receive full consideration, please submit by November 25, 2020 – by way of e-mail attachments – your curriculum vitae, one or two research papers, teaching evaluations, and three references including their name and phone numbers.   S.S. Appadoo e-mail: SS.Appadoo@umanitoba.ca Head, phone: 204-474-6870 Department of Supply Chain Management The University of Manitoba is strongly committed to equity and diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from women, racialized persons, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.   If you require accommodation supports during the recruitment process, please contact UM.Accommodation@umanitoba.ca or 204-474-7195. Please note this contact information is for accommodation reasons only.   Application materials, including letters of reference, will be handled in accordance with the protection of privacy provision of The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (Manitoba). Please note that curriculum vitae may be provided to participating members of the search process    

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