POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT

Assistant Professor
Department of Technology
Southern Illinois University Carbondale

The Department of Technology at Southern Illinois University Carbondale seeks applicants for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor starting August 16, 2019. The successful candidate should be able to teach several required courses at the undergraduate and graduate level, be active in scholarly activities, and develop an externally funded research program. Ambitious but realistic plans for future research activities compatible with existing capabilities should be submitted with the application. The candidate will be expected to develop a strong publication record by publishing in refereed archival journals and conference proceedings.

Qualifications: A Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering, Operations Research, or related discipline is required. Applicants who have completed all but the dissertation and who expect to complete all requirements for the doctorate prior to August 16, 2019 will be considered. If official evidence of completion of all requirements for the Ph.D. is not received by August 15, 2019, the position offered will be a nine-month, term, non-tenure track appointment at a lower salary rate, in accordance with University policy https://policies.siu.edu/personnel-policies/chaper2/ch2-faps/conting.php. Applicants with background in the areas of Industrial Engineering, Quality Engineering, and Operations Research are encouraged to apply. Applicants must possess a strong interest in teaching both undergraduate and graduate courses and demonstrate potential for pursuing independent, externally funded research. Strong written and oral communication skills are required.

Application Deadline: February 1, 2019 or until filled.

Application Procedure: Applicants must submit a complete application consisting of a cover letter, CV, statements of teaching and research interests (1-2 pages each), and a list of three references. Submissions may be mailed or e-mailed to the addresses below. Electronic submissions are preferred.

Chair, Faculty Search Committee
College of Engineering- Department of Technology
1230 Lincoln Drive Mail Code 6603
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Carbondale, IL 62901

Email: AE&Tsearch@engr.siu.edu

SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of 
individuals with disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance its
ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to
serve a diverse student population. All applications are welcomed 
and encouraged and will receive consideration.