Academic Job 13

Texas Tech University
Tenure-Track Professor in Marketing and Supply Chain Management

Texas Tech University invites applications and nominations for two tenure-track faculty positions at all ranks (assistant, associate, or full professor) to begin in the Fall 2018 in Marketing and Supply Chain Management Area at the Rawls College of Business. At a minimum, candidates must have a graduate business degree in logistics, supply chain management, or closely related field. The ideal candidate will have a Ph.D. in logistics or supply chain management, meaningful industry work experience in supply chain management roles, university level teaching expertise in supply chain management courses, a demonstrated record or potential for publishing in top-tier and sectional-level academic SCM journals, exceptional communication skills, a student centered service orientation, and the ability to also teach undergraduate/graduate SCM and marketing courses. Candidates will be expected to have expertise in core supply chain management related functions (i.e., Logistics, Operations, Sourcing), an inclusive supply chain orientation, and an appreciation for the interface between marketing and supply chain management functions. Candidates who have very strong records of scholarship supported by extramural funding and who have the proven capacity or clear potential to bring externally sponsored research to Texas Tech University are encouraged to apply. Service to the department, college, and university is expected and appropriate to rank. The position has a 2/2 teaching load and very competitive salary. Initial teaching reduction and summer support are determined by rank. This position will assist current faculty with the development and implementation of a new undergraduate major in supply chain management. Effective date of employment will be September 2018 or when the position is filled.

Interested applicants should apply online at using the position number 11036BR and submit (1) a letter of interest, (2) a curriculum vitae, and (3) a summary of teaching evaluations (in particular, the key “instructor effectiveness” metric) for the last three years. For additional information, please contact the Area Coordinator, Dr. Mayukh Dass, Box 42101, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409-2101, 806-834-1924,

Review of applications will begin immediately.

As an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, Texas Tech University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We actively encourage applications from all those who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community at Texas Tech University. The university welcomes applications from minorities, women, veterans, persons with disabilities, and dual-career couples.

Established in 1923, Texas Tech University (TTU) is a public research university in Lubbock, Texas. TTU’s enrollment exceeds 35,000, including students from all 50 states and more than 100 foreign countries. The Rawls College of Business currently enrolls more than 4,000 undergraduates, 800 master-level students, 60 doctoral students, and boasts the first separately accredited School of Accounting in Texas. Currently, the School of Accounting enrolls 14 doctoral students. The Carnegie Foundation classifies TTU as having Highest Research Activity (Tier 1). The TTU Red Raiders are charter members of the Big 12 Conference and compete in Division I athletics. The Lubbock metropolitan area is home to more than 300,000 residents and is nicknamed the Hub City due to it being the economic, educational, cultural, and health care hub for West Texas. Lubbock International Airport is served by American, Southwest, and United airlines and currently offers direct flights to and from Austin, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Las Vegas, and Phoenix.