Faculty Vacancies

Vacancy - Management Assistant/Associate Professor

(Recruitment Number 2180714)

Washburn University, School of Business in Topeka Kansas is seeking to hire a full-time assistant professor or associate professor for a nine month, tenure-track appointment beginning August 2015.  Applicants must have a doctoral degree in Management or related POM field.  ABDs will be considered if substantial progress has been made toward completion of the dissertation.  Appointment at the rank of associate professor will be commensurate with experience. 

RESPONSIBLITIES

Teaching responsibilities at the undergraduate and MBA levels include production and operations management, supply chain management, ERP systems, and related areas.  The ideal candidate will have demonstrated excellence in teaching and commitment to scholarship (publication in discipline-based peer reviewed journals) and service commensurate with AACSB International accreditation.    

SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

The School of Business is AACSB International accredited and serves more than 700 BBA, MBA, and MAcc students.  Washburn University is a dynamic and growing institution located in Topeka, the capital of Kansas.  Washburn University is consistently ranked as one of the top public, masters-level universities in the Midwest by U.S. News and World Report.  Topeka has several major manufacturing facilities (Goodyear, Frito-Lay, Mars, Hill’s Pet Nutrition, Delmonte), is home to leaders in information processing and shared services (Guggenheim Partners, SE2, Security Benefit, BNSF), and hosts two distribution centers (Target, Home Depot). 

SALARY

Salary will be competitive and dependent on qualifications and experience. 

EMPLOYMENT

The successful candidate will be required to submit to a background check prior to hire.  Washburn University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Candidates from under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.  Please visit www.washburn.edu/business for more information. 

APPLICATION

Application screening will begin September 1, 2014.  For full consideration, applicants should submit a letter of application, current vita with names and contact information for three professional references, transcripts of all college work, summary of  teaching performance, and copies of recent scholarly work to Jennifer Bixel, Administrative Specialist; Management  Search; School of Business; Washburn University; 1700 SW College Avenue; Topeka, KS  66621, or electronically submit to Jennifer.bixel@washburn.edu with POM Search in the subject line.  We will be present at the AOM meetings in Philadelphia to provide information about the position.