Professional (Non-Tenure) Track Faculty Position, University of South Carolina
Department of Management Science, Darla Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina
Location: Columbia, South Carolina
Type: Full Time
Academic / College and University
Professional (Non-Tenure) Track Faculty Position – Business Analytics
The Management Science Department at the Darla Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina, invites applications for a Professional (non-tenure) track faculty position in business analytics. The position can be at the rank of Lecturer, Clinical Assistant, Clinical Associate or Clinical Professor. The anticipated start date for this position is August 16, 2022. An ideal candidate will demonstrate a proven ability to teach statistics, data management, data visualization, and related topics at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Since the related courses are expected to be both theoretical and applied in their nature, an ideal candidate would demonstrate a passion and competence for teaching the topics using MS Excel, SQL, R, MS PowerBI, or other statistical software.
This is a full-time, non-tenure track position with full employment benefits. Salary and compensation will be highly competitive and commensurate with experience and achievements. This position is also designed to offer opportunities for long-term employment with the university, with renewable contracts and opportunities for promotion in accordance with established policies for professional track faculty. All faculty searches and hiring are subject to the availability of funding.
The Darla Moore School of Business has been consistently ranked among the nation's top business schools and is particularly well known for its programs in Supply Chain Management and International Business. The undergraduate operations and supply chain program is ranked 5th in North America in the 2020 Gartner Research study. The program was also selected to be a finalist for the INFORMS-UPS George D. Smith Prize two years in a row. The school is home to the Center for Applied Business Analytics (CABA), which plays a major role in the Moore School’s business analytics curriculum, providing expertise in analytically rigorous methods. The center also works with local and state business partners to bring in real-world analytics problems to both faculty and students for teaching and research needs. Currently, the Moore School offers a Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics, an undergraduate Concentration in Business Analytics, and a Master of Science in Business Analytics.
The University of South Carolina is located in the city of Columbia, a rapidly growing metropolitan area of almost 750,000 people that offers excellent quality of life including outstanding schools, varied entertainment options, and strong support for the arts. It is one of the leading research universities in the nation with outstanding research output in business management, medicine, science, and engineering. The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities or decisions for qualified persons on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation or veteran status. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
All applicants should apply online at https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/106062 and should arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent to the attention of Ms. Leslie Jenkins at the email address BANTSearch@moore.sc.edu. Letters of recommendation should come directly from the references and not from the position applicant.
Appointment at the rank of Lecturer requires significant industry experience in business analytics and a master’s degree in Statistics, Business, Industrial Engineering, Machine Learning, or a closely related (analytics-oriented) field. Appointment at the rank of Clinical Assistant Professor, Clinical Associate Professor, or Clinical Professor requires a PhD. ABDs will be considered, provided that the PhD is completed by the beginning date of employment.