The Management Information Systems (MIS) department in the Fowler College of Business at San Diego State University (SDSU) invites applications for a tenure-track position in Supply Chain Analytics at the assistant professor level. The appointment will begin in August 2020 and is contingent on state funding.
We seek candidates with a teaching and research interest in the area of supply chain analytics and related fields. The person holding this position will be responsible for developing and teaching graduate and undergraduate courses in all aspects of supply chain management, including analytics, sourcing, operations, logistics, enterprise systems, risk management, etc.
Qualified applicants will have:
A doctoral-level degree in supply chain management or a closely related discipline by August 2020,
Demonstrated potential for teaching excellence
High-quality research publications commensurate with years of experience.
Candidates should have:
A solid foundation of supply chain curriculum knowledge (e.g. analytics, optimization, statistics, supply chain frameworks and processes, analysis and application software, etc.)
Valuable and desirable for this position:
A record work on grant funded research
Experience with AI for supply chain applications
Information for the applicant:
The person holding this position is considered a “mandated reporter” under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.
A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with a California State University. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.
SDSU is a Title IX equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against persons on the basis of race, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, age, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, or covered veteran status.
Internal Number: VPAA# 2020/21-45
About San Diego State University
The MIS department is a multidisciplinary department with ten full-time tenured or tenure-track faculty members in the areas of information systems, data science, and supply chain management.
MIS faculty are active in high-impact research. Recent accomplishments include research in cybersecurity funded by the U.S. Navy; research in high-quality education for geographically isolated and underserved populations funded byu the U.S. Department of Education; the creation of the SDSU Artificial Intelligence (AI) Lab, with grants to research the use of remote sensor arrays (e.g., audio, eye-tracking, computer vision) and artificial intelligence for purposes ranging from physical therapy to counter-terrorism, along with projects in robotics, virtual reality, and augmented reality; and grants to deliver elite K12 distance education to geographically isolated and traditionally underserved populations.
MIS faculty publish in leading business and Information Systems journals, such as Journal of MIS, MIS Quarterly, Journal of the AIS, and the Journal of Econometrics. Our research and faculty have been featured in outlets such as The Economist, the Washington Po...st, Los Angeles Times, Bloomberg BNA, HBO and Wired. The MIS department has active partnerships within the Fowler College of Business and across the SDSU campus in areas such as Accountancy, Statistics, and Homeland Security among others.
The MIS department offers the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) – Information Systems Major, Master of Science in Information Systems (MSIS), Master of Science in Cybersecurity Management (MSCM), and MBA specializations in supply chain management, information systems, and project management.
FOWLER COLLEGE OF BUSINESS
The Fowler College of Business enrolls approximately 5,500 undergraduate business majors and about 500 graduate students pursuing the MBA, MSIS, and MSA degrees, and will launch a new Masters of Cybersecurity Management program in the Fall of 2020. A Ph.D. in Data Science is in development.
The Fowler College of Business is accredited by AACSB (since 1959), has over 52,000 alumni and offers programs ranked by U.S. News & World Report, U.S. Veterans Magazine, and SportBusiness.
Founded in 1897, San Diego State University is a dynamic public research university and the oldest and largest university in the region. SDSU serves approximately 36,000 students, offering baccalaureate degrees in 91 areas, master’s degrees in 76, and doctorates in 23. SDSU is ranked 7th nationally in terms of ethnic diversity and the awarding of degrees to ethnic minorities and ranks among the Top 10 universities nationally in applications for admission.
The Carnegie Foundation classifies SDSU as a “Doctoral University with Higher Research Activity.” During the past academic year, SDSU received a total of 756 external grants and contracts totaling nearly $135 million and, during its current capital campaign, the university has raised more than $725 million in campaign contributions. For more information, see www.sdsu.edu.
SDSU is a large, diverse, urban university and Hispanic-Serving Institution with a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusive excellence. Our campus community is diverse in many ways, including race, religion, color, sex, age, varying ability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, pregnancy, medical condition, and covered veteran status. We strive to build and sustain a welcoming environment for all. SDSU is seeking applicants with demonstrated experience in and/or commitment to teaching and working effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds and members of underrepresented groups.