We are currently seeking candidates for two tenure-track positions (#004371, #004372) at the assistant/associate professor levels in the area of operations research and data analytics. The ideal candidate will
1. have a Ph.D. in Systems Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Engineering Management, or a related field;
2. actively seek external research funding and develop a strong research program;
3. demonstrate potential in publishing in highly regarded journals;
4. have a strong commitment to teaching excellence;
5. actively contribute to the further development and growth of the SEEM Department; and
6. have the ability and interest to work closely with local industries.
UNC Charlotte is located in one of the nation’s fastest growing metropolitan areas on an expanding modern campus. Our campus is located in the piedmont of North Carolina, just two hours from the mountains and three hours from the Atlantic Ocean. UNC Charlotte is part of one of the oldest public university systems in the United States, offering a wide range of undergraduate and graduate degree programs to over 27,000 culturally diverse students. Charlotte is the largest city in North Carolina and has been ranked as one of the best business locations in the U.S., being the second largest financial center in the U.S. with a historically strong energy, manufacturing, health care and logistics/distribution industries.
The College offers a BS in Systems Engineering and an MS in Engineering Management that was recently ranked as one of top online graduate engineering programs in the country. In addition the faculty members in the department participate in doctoral education through an interdisciplinary Ph.D. in Infrastructure and Environmental Systems (INES). The Department has approximately 150 undergraduate and 90 graduate students.
The starting date for these two positions is August 2016. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled. Only electronic application submissions through https://jobs.uncc.edu will be accepted. Position numbers are 004371 and 004372.
Please include: a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a one-page statement of research, a one-page statement of teaching, and a list of three references. For further questions, please contact: Systems Engineering Faculty Search Committee at UNCC-SEEM@uncc.edu.
We strongly support diversity among students and colleagues; therefore we are actively seeking applicants who can contribute to the Department, College and University Diversity Plans.
As an EOE/AA employer and an ADVANCE Institution that strives to create an academic climate in which the dignity of all individuals is respected and maintained, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte encourages applications from all underrepresented groups.