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Open rank tenured/tenure track positions - University of South Carolina

  • 1.  Open rank tenured/tenure track positions - University of South Carolina

    Posted 02-05-2024 15:54

    Operations and Supply Chain Management Faculty Positions - Open Rank

    The Management Science Department at the Darla Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina, invites applications for two open rank tenure-track faculty positions within the Operations and Supply Chain Management group. The targeted start date for these positions is August 16, 2024. Our tenure-track faculty are expected to produce impactful empirical research targeting top-tier journals and to demonstrate excellence in graduate and undergraduate teaching. The teaching responsibilities for these positions could include courses in our operations management and/or business analytics curriculum. Our group has a vibrant doctoral program and an expectation for these positions is to contribute to the development of our PhD students. Qualifications for these positions at the rank of Assistant Professor include a PhD or DBA in Operations Management/Supply Chain Management or a closely related field by the start date of employment, along with expertise in conducting empirical research. Applicants for the rank of Associate Professor or full Professor must additionally have the appropriate years of academic experience consistent with academic policy and an established record of excellence in research and teaching. Salary and compensation are highly competitive and commensurate with experience and achievements. All faculty searches are subject to the availability of funding.

    The Operations and Supply Chain (OSC) group at the Moore School is well known for publishing its research in the top-tier OSC journals. Our undergraduate and graduate programs were ranked 3rd and 6th, respectively, in the most recent 2022 Gartner Research ranking of the Top 25 North American Supply Chain programs. The Department houses an active Operations and Supply Chain Center, which cultivates outreach to industry and enhances practice-based pedagogical and scholarly research. Center partners include organizations such as Boeing, Coca-Cola Bottling Consolidated, Continental Tire, Schaeffler, Siemens, and Sonoco Products Company, among others.  Additionally, the Management Science Department plays a significant role in the Moore School's Center for Applied Business Analytics. This center works with local and state business partners to bring in real-world analytics problems to both faculty and students for teaching and research needs. For more information about the Management Science Department, please visit our website:

    All applicants must apply online at and must arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent to Carla Watson at Letters of recommendation must come directly from the references and not from the position applicant. Review of applications will begin on March 5, 2024, and continue until the position is filled.

    The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities or decisions for qualified persons on the basis of age, ancestry, citizenship status, color, disability, ethnicity, familial status, gender (including transgender), gender identity or expression, genetic information, HIV/AIDs status, military status, national origin, pregnancy (false pregnancy, termination of pregnancy, childbirth, recovery therefrom or related medical conditions, breastfeeding), race, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other bases under federal, state, local law, or regulations.

    Keith Skowronski
    University of South Carolina
    Columbia SC