University of North Carolina — Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor (Operations), Kenan-Flagler Business School

The Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is seeking to fill one or more tenure-track or tenured faculty positions in the Operations academic area to start on July 1, 2022. Successful candidates will be both productive researchers and creative and effective teachers capable of contributing to the school’s Undergraduate, MBA, Ph.D., and Executive Development programs. Selected applicants are anticipated to teach and research in areas of Operations Management, such as Business Analytics, Service Operations (e.g. Health Care, Retail, etc.), Supply Chain Management, Sustainability, and/or other related areas. 

Positions require a doctorate (or foreign equivalent) granted, or nearly completed, in Operations Research, Operations Management, or a related field such as Industrial Engineering, Computer Science, Economics, or Statistics, and with research interests in Operations. Hired candidates with a doctorate can anticipate an initial appointment of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor. Hired candidates with a doctorate nearly completed can anticipate an initial appointment of Instructor. 

Successful applicants will have strong research skills, and will be expected to publish in top-tier academic journals. 

Applicants may view the job posting and follow the application process to be considered at: 

Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae; a research statement; sample research paper; and the names, institutions, email addresses, and telephone numbers of three reference letter writers. Reference letter writers will receive an email with instructions for submitting letters of recommendation through the recruitment system. At the time of hire, four letters of recommendation must have been received for selected applicants. 

Materials should be submitted electronically, but be addressed to: Dr. Vinayak Deshpande, Kenan- Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Campus Box 3490, McColl Building, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3490. 

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.