At a minimum, qualifications include (1) M.B.A. or Master\u2019s degree in statistics, operations management, business analytics or another closely related field (U.S. or foreign equivalent); (2) prior experience or demonstrated ability to teach in an educational institution or corporate/executive setting; and (3) five years of corporate/industry experience and demonstrated expertise in analytics and/or supply chain management. Applicants must demonstrate a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and in engaging in service to the Operations and Supply Chain Management Department, the Opus College of Business, and the University of St. Thomas.
The successful candidate must be willing and able to teach graduate and undergraduate courses in business analytics and operations management. We are interested in candidates who have a demonstrated commitment to providing leadership in teaching, professional engagement, or service toward building an equitable and diverse academic environment.
Significant industry experience in business analytics, operations management and/or information systems is essential. Preference will be given to candidates with experience in R, Python, Tableau, Alteryx, SQL, and/or Power BI. A demonstrated interest in emerging technologies \u2013 including artificial intelligence, Blockchain, robotics, the Internet of Things \u2013 is also preferred.
Candidates should show strong promise to contribute to the intellectual and practical lives of students and other stakeholders and to remain current in the field through professional practice, content creation, and engagement with the local business community. Doing so entails a commitment to play an integral role in the Opus College of Business and its mission to develop \u201ceffective, principled business leaders who think globally, act ethically and create enduring value for society.\u201d
How to Apply
In order to be considered for this opportunity, all interested applicants must apply online at https://www.stthomas.edu/jobs/ . There are multiple parts to the application process. Applicants will first be asked to create an applicant profile and upload their supplemental application materials:
Curriculum vitae or resume
Evidence of teaching effectiveness, including a statement on teaching philosophy and any student evaluations.
A statement of the commitment of the candidate to diversity, equity and inclusion.
Please do not upload any additional documents into the other available fields within the candidate profile at this time. Further application materials may be requested at a later date, but no additional materials beyond those requested above are asked of you at this time.
After creating and submitting an applicant profile, you will be taken to the job specific application. Here you will be asked to copy/paste a cover letter, detailing your interest in the opportunity.
To ensure full consideration for the position, all application materials should be received by May 21, 2021; however, the position will remain open until filled. Questions about the position should be directed to the Search Committee Chair, Senior Associate Dean Michael Garrison, at firstname.lastname@example.org . If you encounter issues with the application process, please email the Office of Human Resources at EMPLOYMENT@stthomas.edu .
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