Purdue University — Hockema Chair of Digital Transformation

The Krannert School of Management (http://www.krannert.purdue.edu/) at Purdue University invites applications for a tenured faculty position in Hockema Chair of Digital Transformation.  This position is set to begin on August 17, 2020.

Qualifications include:

  • Applicants must have a Ph.D. completed in any field in Management, Economics, Applied Mathematics, Applied Statistics, Computer Science, or Decision-Analysis.
  • Ability to work in a university atmosphere as part of a team.
  • Strong evidence of recent research productivity and teaching excellence in any management or economics fields, including evidence of conference presentations, exemplary research publications, and exemplary teaching.

Responsibilities for the position will include conducting research, teaching undergraduate and/or graduate courses, and participating in course/curriculum development and other school activities.  Applications will be accepted and evaluated until the position is filled.  Preference will, however, be given to those who apply before November 29, 2019.  

Applications should include a cover letter, Curriculum Vitae, statement of research interests and direction, statement of teaching interests and philosophy, evidence of research activity (1-2 writing samples or reference to research available online) and teaching performance (include teaching evaluations if available), and three letters of reference. A background check will be required for employment in this position.  

Please note:  Purdue University’s School of Management is committed to advancing diversity in all areas of faculty effort including: scholarship, instruction, and engagement.  Candidates should address at least one of these areas in your cover letter, indicating their past experiences, current interest or activities, and/or future goals to promote a climate that values diversity and inclusion.  

For more information on Krannert School of Management, our programs, and our distinguished faculty, please visit: http://www.krannert.purdue.edu/. 

Please apply online at https://career8.successfactors.com/sfcareer/jobreqcareer?jobId=7526&company=purdueuniv&username= 

Questions, if any, should be addressed to Professor Karthik Kannan via email at the address: kranchair-recruiting@purdue.edu.

For a complete list of benefits, please visit our website at:  https://www.purdue.edu/hr/Benefits/

Purdue University’s vision is to be at the forefront of advancing Data Science-enabled research and education by tightly coupling theory, discovery, and applications while providing students with an integrated, Data Science-fluent campus ecosystem.

Purdue is home to a large number of world class faculty spread across multiple colleges, engaged in fundamental research in Data Science, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence, as well as the applications of these methodologies and techniques to advance knowledge in other domains. Over the past five years alone, Purdue’s commitment to these areas has attracted over 100 new tenure-track faculty with expertise in data science fundamentals and applications.Purdue fosters a diverse, inclusive community through our Cultural and Resource Centers: Asian American and Asian Resource and Cultural Center; Black Cultural Center; Diversity Resource Office; Latino Cultural Center; Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Center (LGBTQ); Native American Educational and Cultural Center; Susan Bulkeley Butler Center for Leadership Excellence; and ADVANCE-Purdue and the Center for Faculty Success.  Krannert’s Jane Brock-Wilson Women in Management Center supports the leadership development and acceleration of career growth of women

And the Dr. Cornell A. Bell Business Opportunity Program is celebrating its 50th year of producing the  

next wave of business and community leaders through one of the oldest diversity programs within a top- ranked, undergraduate business school.

Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.