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Requisition ID:  8466

Polytechnic Assistant/Associate Professor of SOET - Vincennes IET

Job Summary

The School of Engineering Technology at Purdue University invites applications for a tenure-track, full-time appointment at either the Assistant or Associate Professor level in the area of industrial engineering technology, with knowledge in supply chain and or logistics. Applicants are expected to have earned a Ph.D. in industrial engineering technology, industrial engineering, or related supervision or management disciplines. This position will be at the Vincennes location.

The Purdue Polytechnic transformation requires faculty with both high technical competence and the ability and desire to teach in active classrooms. We are looking for candidates to teach students in our Industrial Engineering Technology (IET) and related Engineering Technology degree programs with strengths in supply chain, logistics, organization leadership and/or quality systems that cut across the disciplines. Expertise in computing and computer-based methods in relation to operations management is highly desirable.

In addition to teaching and research, the candidate will be expected to aid in curriculum development for the IET program, providing depth in supply chain and operations management. The candidate can participate in our graduate program, teaching new and existing classes, and mentoring graduate students in funded research at both the M.S. and Ph.D. levels.

Education & Qualifications

Applicants must have a PhD in engineering technology, engineering, computer science, organizational leadership, operations management, or a related discipline. This position requires the ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing for both classroom effectiveness and external engagement. People with the proven ability to contribute to an inclusive workplace are particularly encouraged to apply. Relevant, recent industrial experience and prior teaching experience are highly desirable.

Purdue Polytechnic Institute & Application Procedure

Purdue University's Polytechnic Institute is committed to advancing diversity in all areas of faculty effort including discovery, instruction, and engagement.  Candidates should address at least one of these areas in their cover letter, indicating their past experiences, current interests or activities and/or future goals to promote a climate that values diversity and inclusion. The Purdue Polytechnic Institutes transformation plan can be accessed at https://polytechnic.purdue.edu/answering-the-call.

All candidates must apply through Success Factors (SF) and include: 1) a cover letter, 2) a resume or CV, 3) a clear statement of teaching and research interests, 4) a statement addressing inclusivity, and 5) the names of three references. https://career8.successfactors.com/sfcareer/jobreqcareer?jobId=8466&company=purdueuniv&username= 

Screening will begin January 1, 2020 and conclude when the position is filled. A background check is required for employment in this position.

Purdue University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. Purdue views, evaluates, and treats all persons in all University related activities solely as individuals on the basis of their own personal abilities, qualifications, and other relevant characteristics. All qualified applicants for employment will receive consideration without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin or ancestry, genetic information, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability or status as a veteran.