Production and Operations Management - Assistant / Associate
California State University, Fresno
Location: Fresno, California
Type: Full Time
Years of Experience:
Less than 2
Internal Number: 3575941
Production and Operations Management - Assistant / Associate
Job No: 520404 Work Type: Instructional Faculty – Tenured/Tenure-Track Location: Fresno Categories: Unit 3 - CFA - California Faculty Association, Tenured/Tenure-Track, Full Time, Faculty - Business/Management
Department of Management - Production and Operations Management
Assistant / Associate Professor
Fall 2023 (August 2023)
The Department of Management in the Craig School of Business at California State University, Fresno invites applicants for a full-time, Assistant or Associate level, tenure-track position in Management. We are seeking applicants with primary teaching and research interests in production and operations management.
The successful candidate will be prepared to be an inspirational educator in both the undergraduate and graduate programs; will conduct scholarly and applied research; engage in service-related activities; and perform outcomes assessment. Department faculty are committed to student success and continue to develop new course curriculum, including service-learning courses, and Hyflex or fully web-based instruction. There may be opportunities to teach in the Executive MBA and/or Accelerated Bachelor's in Business Administration programs for additional compensation. Our campus culture requires an environment that cooperatively works with faculty, staff, and students in the department, college, and university. Specific assignments are dependent on departmental needs and the background of the individual.
Our Students: California State University, Fresno is committed to serving our students with a focus on inclusion. Fresno State has been recognized as a Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI); an Asian American/Native American/Pacific Islander-Serving Institution (AANAPISI); and has been designated to the Community Engagement Classification by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.
Required Education (from an accredited institution or foreign equivalent.):
An earned doctorate (Ph.D. or DBA) in Operations Management or a closely related discipline from an AACSB accredited institution (or equivalent) is required.
Applicants nearing completion of the doctorate (ABD) may be considered. For employment, the doctorate must be completed by 8/1/2023.
Demonstrated commitment to working effectively with faculty, staff, and students from diverse ethnic, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds;
Evidence of scholarly and research activity (e.g., conference presentations, book chapters, publications);
Teaching experience at the undergraduate level.
Demonstrated success in teaching excellence as an instructor of record;
Evidence of publications in scholarly journals.
Application Procedures: To ensure full consideration, applicants should submit all application materials by the review date. The committee may elect to review applications submitted after this date. All positions automatically close on March 31, 2023. Apply online at http://careers.fresnostate.edu
Application Review Date: 11/30/2022
Attach the following:
Cover letter specifically addressing required experience and preferred qualifications
Current curriculum vitae
Names and contact information of three professional references.
Statement addressing your commitment to working with faculty, staff, and students from diverse ethnic, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds (e.g., a diversity statement).
Candidates invited for an on-campus visit must submit by mail/e-mail within the designated deadline. The Search Chair will send information and requests for these items:
Three current letters of recommendation
Search Chair: Dr. Zhanna Sahatijian Department of Management Craig School of Business California State University, Fresno 5245 N. Backer Avenue, M/S PB7 Fresno, CA 93740 Email: Zhannab@mail.fresnostate.edu
About Fresno State
California State University, Fresno is an engaged University. We focus on broadening students' intellectual horizons, fostering lifelong learning skills, developing the leaders of tomorrow, promoting community involvement, and instilling an appreciation of world cultures. We nurture cultural competence by celebrating the rich diversity of the campus community and welcoming the participation of all. Members of the University community work effectively with faculty, staff, and students from diverse ethnic, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds. For information on the University's commitment and dedication to creating a university known for its integrity, civility, equity, respect, and ethical behavior, visit: http://www.fresnostate.edu/academics/diversity
Tenure-Track Faculty members gain a clear path to tenure through the University's Probationary Plan Process. For additional information, please visit: www.fresnostate.edu/academics/facultyaffairs/procedures/facultyrtp/. We value our commitment to the success of our faculty by providing services from the Center for Faculty Excellence to Research and Sponsored Programs.
About the College and Department:
The Craig School of Business (CSB) empowers future business leaders by helping students embark on successful careers in business and economics. With approximately 3,000 majors, we offer bachelor's degrees in Business Administration (with 12 different options) and Economics, and both a traditional and executive MBA. The Craig School of Business is the first CSU business school to receive a naming endowment, a ten million dollar pledge from Sid and Jenny Craig, and also the first in the CSU to be accredited by AACSB, International - this in 1959. Our priority for engaged learning experiences is addressed through internships, mentorships, applied projects, service-learning, professional events, an international program, and a highly involved regional business community. The CSB is recognized by the Princeton Review as a top business program.
The Fresno State campus sits in the midst of the San Joaquin Valley, a valley rich in the traditions and representation of Native American peoples and cultures. We are grateful to be in the traditional homelands of the Yokuts and Mono peoples, whose diverse tribal communities share stewardship over this land.
Other Campus Information:
In compliance with the Annual Security Report & Fire Safety Report of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, California State University, Fresno has made crime-reporting statistics available to applicants, students, and employees online at www.fresnostate.edu/police/clery/index.shtml. Print copies are available by request from the Campus Police Department.
A background check (including criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily for this position. Any offer of employment may be withdrawn, or employment may be terminated based upon the results of the background investigation.
The person holding this position is considered a "limited reporter" under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements outlined in CSU Executive Order 1083 Revised July 21, 2017, as a condition of employment. You can obtain a copy of this Executive order by accessing the following website: http://www.calstate.edu/eo/EO-1083.html.
California State University, Fresno is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, or protected veteran status.