The Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) Department at the School of Engineering and Computer Science at Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan invites applications for the open tenure-track Assistant Professor position beginning August 15, 2021.
Applicants should have an earned PhD degree in Industrial and Systems Engineering or a closely related field by the appointment date. Applicants with background in all fields of Industrial and Systems Engineering are encouraged to apply. More important than the specific area of research of the applicant is the ability to initiate and sustain a strong externally funded research program. A competitive startup package is available which includes an initial course release.
The successful candidate will teach ISE courses related to their area of expertise; establish a line of peer-reviewed and externally funded research; advance professional relationships with the industry; and, provide service to the department, school, university, as well as professional organizations in their field. They will also support efforts in student recruitment and retention, continuous academic program refinement, and new program development. Candidates must also demonstrate a commitment to diversity and inclusion. Review of applicants will begin in the fall of 2020 and applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Candidates are encouraged to contact the search chair Vijitashwa Pandey, by email email@example.com. For information about ISE and Oakland University, please visit http://oakland.edu/ise and http://oakland.edu, respectively.
Please visit the ISE website for a listing of currently taught courses. Applicants must submit these materials electronically to the university employment website.
PhD in Industrial and Systems Engineering or a closely related field.
Special Instructions to Applicants::
Applicants should submit: (1) Cover letter, (2) CV, (3) Teaching statement, (4) Research statement, (5) Diversity and inclusion statement and (6) Unofficial Transcripts. The teaching statement should include a list of courses that the applicant is willing to teach and/or develop. The diversity statement should describe their interest or efforts in furthering diversity and inclusion, e.g., through mentoring, pedagogy, activism, faculty recruitment/retention, or research on issues related to diversity and social inequality. Contact information for references will be requested in the Professional References section of the application and a link provided through which references can submit letters.
Internal Number: 19710
About Oakland University
As a state-supported institution of higher education, Oakland University has a three-fold mission. It offers instructional programs of high quality that lead to degrees at the baccalaureate, master?s and doctoral levels, as well as programs in continuing education; it advances knowledge and promotes the arts through research, scholarship, and creative activity; and it renders significant public service. In all its activities, the university strives to exemplify educational leadership in a diverse and inclusive environment.