Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University invites applications for
(potentially multiple) tenure track (or tenured) position(s) in Operations Management
(OM) at the rank(s) of assistant professor and/or associate professor. In addition to having
a PhD in operations management or related discipline, the applicant must also possess a
strong methodology background (quantitative, empirical or analytics), and demonstrate
potential for research and teaching excellence. The start date will be August 1, 2017.
Applicants with a PhD degree in Operations Management or related discipline (or, plan to
have completed the requirements for their PhDs by December 2017) may be considered.
Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
The OM Area at Desautels brings together scholars specializing in operations
management, operations research, and statistics. Notwithstanding the possibility of
expanding in these areas, the OM Area is particularly interested in candidates with novel
research programs in data and decision analytics and welcomes all candidates from
related disciplines including statistics, economics and computer science provided there is
significant OM component in the research. The appointed individual would be expected
to publish in leading journals, perform well in the classroom and generate research
funding. The teaching load and salary are competitive.
Desautels Faculty of Management has more than 75 full-time professors and offers
B.Com., MBA, and Ph.D. degrees. The OM Area is also engaged in the Master in Global
Manufacturing and Supply Chain Management (GMSCM) program and the CREATE
Program in Healthcare Operations and Information Management. The former is a joint
program with Zhejiang University in China and significant industry involvement,
whereas the latter is a PhD and Post-Doctoral Fellow Training alliance among seven
leading Universities across Canada. All members of the Area are also affiliated with
CIRRELT or GERAD, which are among the most established research centers in North
The application deadline is December 1, 2016. Applicants should submit their
application package along with the coordinates of up-to-three references and sample
research papers to the following website:
Please note that while applications will be entertained up until the December 1st deadline,
applicants are strongly encouraged to submit their materials by October 28th (in particular
if they plan to attend the November 13-16, 2016 Annual INFORMS Conference in
McGill University is committed to diversity and equity in employment. It welcomes
applications from: women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, ethnic minorities, persons of minority sexual orientation or gender identity, visible minorities, and others who may contribute to diversification. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.