Academic Employment Opportunities

Position Information
Position Rank: Full Time Tenure Stream - Assistant/Associate Professor
Discipline/Field: Operations Management and Information Systems
Home Faculty: Schulich School of Business
Home Department/Area/Division: Operations Management and Information Systems
Affiliation/Union: YUFA
Position Start Date: July 1, 2018

Schulich School of Business, York University, Toronto Canada

Consistently ranked in the top tier of the world's best business schools and #1 in Canada, the Schulich School of Business is known for its global reach, innovative programming and the diversity of its student body, faculty and staff. Schulich enrolls some 3,000 students in undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate business degree programs leading to careers in the private, public and not-for-profit sectors. Located in Toronto, Canada, the School's multimillion-dollar, award-winning complex is on York University's main campus. Schulich's downtown Miles S. Nadal Management Centre is situated in the heart of the city's financial district.

Operations Management and Information Systems (OMIS)

The Schulich School of Business is seeking an outstanding scholar and educator in Operations Management and Information Systems for a tenure-stream position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor, effective July 1, 2018. Applicants should have demonstrated (or the potential for) outstanding research and teaching in at least one of the sub-areas, namely, Supply Chain Management, Data Analytics, Operations Management or Information Systems.

Candidates will have a PhD in Operations Management, Information Systems or a related field. Preference will be given to candidates who are able to effectively communicate with both undergraduate and senior managerial audiences in graduate and executive education settings; supervise PhD students; teach in either the Masters of Business Analytics Program or the proposed Masters of Supply Chain Management Program, as well as the BBA, MBA and PhD Programs; have demonstrated outstanding research and scholarship (or potential thereof), evidenced by publications or late-round revisions in relevant top-tier journals, and preferably those journals in the Financial Times 50 group; demonstrable evidence of teaching effectiveness, with curriculum development as an asset; and be eligible for prompt appointment to the Faculty of Graduate Studies. Pedagogical innovation in high priority areas such as experiential education and technology enhanced learning is an asset.

York University is an Affirmative Action (AA) employer and strongly values diversity, including gender and sexual diversity, within its community. The AA program, which applies to Aboriginal people, visible minorities, people with disabilities, and women, can be found at or by calling the AA office at 416-736-5713. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Applicants should e-mail an application letter, curriculum vitae, samples of research papers, three signed letters of reference, and information regarding teaching to: Professor Richard Irving, Area Coordinator, Operations Management and Information Systems, Schulich School of Business, York University, at - (Subject line: "Assistant/Associate OMIS position").

Deadline for applications is November 15, 2017. All York University positions are subject to budgetary approval.


Posting End Date: November 15, 2017