The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate abilities 1) to conduct sustainable funded research in Operations Research with application(s) to healthcare, humanitarian aid, energy, transportation and/or advanced manufacturing. 2) To publish scholarly articles in reputed journals in the research area. 3) to effectively teach graduate and undergraduate courses. and 4) to render services within and outside the university. Student advising, supervision of student project teams, course assessment and other administrative assignments are also required duties.
Candidates must be able to work independently as well as with a diverse team, demonstrate excellent leadership, organizational, and communication skills; and be able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment to serve a diverse student population as well as faculty, alumni, and employers. As such, candidates must be able to operate within and help create an inclusive environment that facilitates student learning and development.
Minimum Experience / Education:
UNC Charlotte gives primary consideration to the earned doctorate or terminal degree in the teaching discipline or a related discipline.
Preferred Education Skills and Experience:
Candidates must have a Ph.D. degree in Systems Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Operations Research, or a closely related field. Candidates who have an undergraduate degree in math or engineering are preferred.
UNC Charlotte is North Carolina's urban research institution. Our campus is located in the piedmont of North Carolina, just two hours from the mountains and three hours from the Atlantic Ocean. A large public university with a small college feel, more than 27,200 students consider UNC Charlotte’s 1,000-acre campus their home away from home.