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Assistant/Associate Professor of Systems and Industrial Engineering

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Posting Details

Position Information

Academic Home Department: Systems and Industrial Engineering
Posting Job Title: Assistant/Associate Professor of Systems and Industrial Engineering
Recruitment Type: Tenure-Track Faculty
Position Details

Full Time Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor or Associate Professor - TBD
Area of Specialty-Discipline: Work Measurement, Facilities Planning, Reliability, Simulation, DOE, Stochastic and Deterministic Operations Research, Logistics and Supply Chain Systems
Administrative/Distinguished Title - Working Title if applicable:
Position Status: Regular Faculty
Tenure Track Status: Tenure Track
Terms of Employment: 9-Month
Contract Type: Full-time
Date Position Available: 08/01/2018
Position Qualifications/Responsibilities

Position Qualifications - Responsibilities:

Candidates applying to this position are expected to have strong commitment to excellence in teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, and capability to develop research programs in the area of industrial and systems engineering. The successful candidate will teach online/hybrid undergraduate and masters level courses such as Statistics, Work Measurement, Facilities Planning, Reliability, Operations Research, Human Factors, and Simulation. The successful candidate will also be expected to develop a vigorous, interdisciplinary and sustainable research program in his or her area of expertise. Candidates should have strong interpersonal skills and demonstrate an interest in mentoring and advising students. Responsibilities will include teaching, scholarship, and service.

Required Education - Experience - Skills (Minimum Qualifications):

An earned doctorate degree in Industrial Engineering, Systems Engineering or closely related field (or the foreign equivalent ) is required. At least three years of relevant industry experience required and at least five years teaching experience is desirable. Strong candidates within other areas of expertise may also be considered. We are seeking an individual with strong interest in teaching at the undergraduate level and a strong potential for noteworthy scholarly activity. Other professorial ranks may be considered. A PE license is a plus.

Application Procedure

Application Deadline Date: 01/29/2018
Questions About Position Opening:

Dr. Robert S. Keyser, Assistant Professor, Systems & Industrial Engineering Dept,

Additional Information for Applicants

Review of applications to begin immediately. Position will remain open until filled.

Application Instructions

Please submit your online application via the website in which this posting appeared.

Posting Details

KSU Faculty Posting Number: 000615
USG Applicant Clearing House Position ID: 38019
Departmental/College Overview:

The second-largest engineering college in Georgia, the Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology serves more than 4,500 students, offering 20 undergraduate and graduate degrees in engineering and engineering technology. The Systems & Industrial Engineering Department offers 4 bachelor’s degrees, 3 master’s degrees, 7 certificates, and 4 minors. Two of our bachelor’s programs are accredited by ABET.

Kennesaw State University Campus and Location:

For more than 50 years, Kennesaw State University has been known for its entrepreneurial spirit and sense of community. Offering campuses in Marietta and Kennesaw, the university is located just north of Atlanta and combines a suburban setting with access to one of the country’s most dynamic cities. As Georgia’s third-largest university, Kennesaw State offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees, including a growing number of doctoral programs. Designated by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia as a comprehensive university, Kennesaw State is committed to becoming a world-class academic institution positioned to broaden its academic and research missions and expand its scope on a local, regional and national level.

EEO Statement:

Kennesaw State University, a member of the University System of Georgia, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and/or veteran status. Georgia is an Open Records state.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Letter of Application
  2. Current Curriculum Vitae
  3. Unofficial Academic Transcripts (official transcripts due upon hire)
  4. List of Names and Contact Information of Three References
Optional Documents
  1. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  2. Statement of Research/Scholarship Interests