Department Chair Position, International Business, Supply Chain Management and Aviation, Bissett School of Business – Mount Royal University

About MRU
Founded in 1910 and located in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, Mount Royal University has built a reputation on a strong, liberal education foundation. Our vision is to provide an exceptional undergraduate educational experience for our students. 

We are a community of engaged citizens, providing personalized, experiential and outcome-based learning in an environment of inclusion, diversity and respect. Through our focus on teaching and learning informed by scholarship, we are preparing our graduates for success in their careers and lives.

Mount Royal University presently offers 12 four-year baccalaureate degrees with 32 majors, with a view to grow this mix to 15 degrees and 50 majors by 2025. Current degree offerings are unique, and include four-year bachelor degrees in interior design, midwifery, child studies and health and physical education, as well as arts, criminal justice, business administration, communication, computer information systems, education, nursing and science. Mount Royal also offers robust continuing education programming as well as an internationally-renowned music conservatory.

More than 13,000 credit students attend Mount Royal University annually, with more than 90,000 Mount Royal alumni contributing to their communities worldwide. 

Our faculty provide a teaching and learning environment that welcomes challenging ideas. Our staff are dedicated to supporting our campus so that students are provided with an exceptional educational experience. Our management team provides leadership throughout the University, and inspires others at all levels to be leaders in their own important sectors. 
In support of our students, and in response to our broader community, we know that investing in our employees benefits the University as a whole. Talented and committed employees are the driving force behind student success. Our faculty, staff and management are united in creating a thriving learning environment for our students. 

Mount Royal University is an exceptional community focused on our people.


About the Faculty of Business and Communication Studies

Mount Royal University’s Bissett School of Business, within the Faculty of Business and Communication Studies, is a primary destination for undergraduate students seeking high quality business education. The school employs 100+ faculty, 50 of whom are full-time. The faculty is comprised of a highly motivated group of scholars, who are passionate about teaching while engaged in innovative scholarship. In order to support its objectives, the Bissett School of Business benefits from the associated Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship and the Institute for Community Prosperity – making the school unique among Canadian undergraduate business schools. Approximately 2000 students are enrolled in the school’s programs. For further information regarding Mount Royal University and the Faculty of Business and Communication Studies can be found at www.mtroyal.ca

The Department of International Business and Supply Chain Management offers BBA concentrations in Supply Chan Management and International Business. Both programs are built on a foundation of international trade and supply chain understandings, with highly regarded networks into their respective industry and academic communities. These programs are strategic strengths of the business school. 
The Department is also home to the business law offerings and quantitative methods. Both of these disciplines are embedded in the core BBA curriculum and viewed as growth opportunities for the Faculty.

About the Role
The Department of International Business, Supply Chain Management and Aviation invites applications for the position of Department Chair, with tenure at the rank of Associate or Full Professor, commencing June 1, 2019, subject to final budgetary approval. The department, which includes 12 full-time faculty, 16 Contract faculty, and an Administrative Assistant, is committed to integrity, diversity, and equality in order to foster an inclusive, safe, and respectful environment.

Responsibilities
In collaboration with department colleagues, the Chair will be expected to provide academic leadership by guiding the future direction of the Department. The Chair will be expected to:

• Maintain and communicate a sense of direction
• Act as a responsible advocate for the Department
• Encourage respect for a range of career paths and different forms and fields of teaching and scholarship
• Provide mentorship to tenure-track and new hires
• Foster values of fairness, excellence, and collaboration
• Maintain a sense of pride, achievement, and community among all members (students, staff, and faculty) of the Department.
In terms of administrative capabilities, the Chair will be expected to:
• Work within the practices and policies of the university including collective agreements
• Be responsible for following and shaping departmental policy to ensure effective, efficient and collegial operation of the Department
• Provide mentorship and direction to individual members of the Department
• Work effectively as a representative on the advisory council to the Dean of Business and Communication Studies
• Ensure that Department interests are well represented in university level initiatives. 

The Chair will be expected to offer academic leadership for innovative curriculum development. Promoting student success and advancing scholarship within these two complementary disciplines are the most important mandates of the Chair. MRU is known for its experiential learning with a commitment to co-operative education, community service learning and field schools. The ideal candidate will also be comfortable representing the disciplines with the related professional communities, locally, nationally and internationally. 

Qualifications
Credentials require a masters, with strong preference for a PhD and demonstrated leadership experience, preferably as a Chair or equivalent. The academic appointment will be at the Associate or Full Professor rank; therefore, applicants are required to have tenure at a Universities Canada recognized institution.
The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills and an ability to balance strong academic leadership qualities with demonstrated administrative capabilities. Candidates should also demonstrate an understanding of the challenges associated with leading an interdisciplinary department, appreciate the diversity of our community, and exhibit skills as a consensus builder. 

Closing Date: January 14, 2019

Please apply directly on our website at: https://mtroyalca.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/590

Applications
Applications should include a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, statement demonstrating experience and excellence in leadership, a statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of recent teaching excellence, a statement of scholarly interests, and three (3) reference letters covering various dimensions of your professional life (leadership, teaching, departmental colleagues, etc.)

For further information, contact Dr. Elizabeth Evans, Dean, Faculty of Business and Communication Studies at (403) 440-6315 or eevans@mtroyal.ca.

Recognizing that Mount Royal University is located within the traditional lands of the Niitsitapi (Blackfoot), Îyârhe Nakoda, Tsuu T’ina nations and is also home to the Metis Nation of Alberta, Region III, the Faculty of Business and Communication Studies is committed to meeting the educational needs of all Indigenous peoples and their allies. We value Indigenous knowledge and promote the use of culturally-responsive pedagogies and practices, and promote partnerships with Indigenous learners, families and communities. Indigenous applicants are encouraged to apply.

Dean Position, Faculty of Business Administration, Lakehead University

Fewer than 5% of business programs worldwide have been accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) – and Lakehead University’s Thunder Bay Campus is one of them. Dynamic, modern, and learner-centred, Lakehead University acknowledges all our students as valued leaders of tomorrow, whose education and success are most paramount to our institution. Both campuses in Thunder Bay and Orillia promise an enriching university experience: a blend of academic excellence and opportunity with a variety of social and recreational activities. Lakehead’s small-class environment balances theoretical learning with practical experience to give our students opportunities not found at other business schools. Lakehead students gain a comprehensive understanding of core business disciplines early on before specializing in a field of study – empowering them to succeed on their own terms.

Reporting to the Provost and Vice-President (Academic), the Dean of the Faculty of Business Administration is responsible for the overall management of the Faculty and serves as a strategic and collegial leader to faculty, staff, and students. The Dean contributes to the further development of the Faculty and its programs in research, teaching, and service through a keen understanding of what makes the Faculty both exceptional and unconventional: small classes, emphasized experiential learning, substantial regional impact, and a high degree of contact between students and faculty. The Dean leads the development of and articulates a clear strategic vision for the Faculty and serves as an active and visible ambassador, working closely with internal and external partners and stakeholders, including local business and Indigenous communities.

As the ideal candidate, you possess a PhD Degree in business administration or management, a DBA Degree, or another relevant terminal degree. You are a well-established scholar and a thoughtful, strategic, entrepreneurial leader with a successful academic administrative background. You are passionate about advancing connections with local and global business partners, and relationships with Indigenous partners, by developing informed education, research, and service strategies. You understand the value proposition for a small school with multiple campuses and have supported the development of high quality undergraduate and graduate programs, and you know how to develop and maintain a culture of intense research, scholarly, and creative activity. Your engaging, open communication style helps you build friendly community relationships and expand outreach and donation programs. You are committed to social justice, to diversity, to inclusion, and to collegial governance.

If you are interested in this opportunity, contact Katherine Frank or Robert Fleming at 1-866-822-6022, or please apply online at https://www.kbrs.ca/Career/12650 .

Lakehead University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals including women, racialized persons, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities and other equity-seeking groups. The academic rank of the appointment will be commensurate with the qualifications of the successful candidate. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements.

Position de Chaire de recherche du Canada de niveau 2, Entrepreneuriat (PME/PMO), Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières

L’Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières (UQTR) sollicite des candidatures pour une Chaire de recherche du Canada de niveau 2 dédiée à l’étude de l’entrepreneuriat et/ou des PME et des PMO. La personne recherchée devra compléter et renforcer l’équipe de l’Institut de Recherche sur les PME (INRPME; http://www.inrpme.ca) et apporter une contribution significative au développement des axes de recherche de l’Institut. Toutes les expertises et les perspectives d’étude de l’entrepreneuriat et/ou des PME et PMO pourront être considérées. Ainsi, la personne recherchée peut être un expert ou une experte de l’entrepreneuriat et/ou des PME et PMO avec une spécialisation sur :

  • une thématique particulière, par exemple : la cognition entrepreneuriale; le processus de démarrage; genre, diversité et entrepreneuriat dans les marges; l’entrepreneuriat social et durable; l’accompagnement entrepreneurial; l’éducation à l’entrepreneuriat; l’entrepreneuriat familial; le repreneuriat; les petites et moyennes organisations d’économie sociale; les PME de haute technologie; le développement local ou régional et les PME-PMO; etc.
  • une fonction de gestion: par exemple, la finance entrepreneuriale; le marketing des PME et PMO; la comptabilité des PME-PMO; la gestion des ressources humaines en contexte de PME-PMO; la stratégie de gestion des PME-PMO, la gestion de la performance en PME-PMO, la gestion des systèmes d’information en contexte de PME-PMO, etc.

La polyvalence en matière de théorie et de méthodologie de recherche ainsi que la capacité des candidats et candidates à développer des collaborations fructueuses avec d’autres chercheur·e·s œuvrant dans les domaines de l’entrepreneuriat et/ou des PME et PMO sont des qualités qui feront l’objet d’une attention particulière lors de l’évaluation des dossiers.

 

Les Chaires de recherche du Canada

Les Chaires de recherche du Canada de niveau 2 sont accordées après un processus d’évaluation rigoureux à des chercheur·e·s émergent·e·s exceptionnel·lle·s. Les personnes qui souhaitent obtenir une Chaire de niveau 2 doivent avoir obtenu leur doctorat depuis moins de 10 ans au moment de soumettre le dossier de candidature au Programme des Chaires de recherche du Canada (22 avril 2019). Ceux et celles qui ont obtenu leur doctorat plus de 10 ans auparavant (et dont la carrière a été́ interrompue en raison, entre autres, d’un congé de maternité d’un congé parental ou d’un congé de maladie prolongé) peuvent faire examiner leur admissibilité au moyen du processus de justification des Chaires de niveau 2 du Programme des Chaires de recherche du Canada. Prière de communiquer avec le Décanat de la recherche et de la création de l’UQTR pour obtenir plus d’information sur le processus de justification (drc@uqtr.ca).

 

Engagement envers l’équité, la diversité et l’inclusion

L’UQTR est déterminée à offrir un milieu équitable, diversifié et inclusif essentiel au développement de connaissances et de technologies novatrices. C’est pourquoi l’UQTR s’engage

  • respecter les politiques fédérales de non-discrimination et d’équité́ en matière d’emploi. L’Université́ encourage spécialement les femmes, les membres des minorités visibles, les Autochtones et les personnes handicapées qui ont les compétences requises à présenter leur candidature. Des mesures d’adaptation peuvent également être offertes aux personnes handicapées en fonction de leurs besoins.

 

Le dossier de candidature

Les personnes qui souhaitent présenter leur candidature sont invitées à soumettre leur dossier avant le 14 décembre 2018, dossier comprenant: un curriculum vitæ; une brève description de la programmation de recherche qui sera développée dans le cadre de la Chaire (3 pages); quelques exemplaires de contributions significatives à leur domaine de recherche (articles avec comité de lecture, monographies, etc.); une lettre qui démontre que le programme de la Chaire s’insère bien dans les thématiques de l’INRPME et qui met en valeur les possibilités de collaborations avec les autres membres de l’Institut; les noms de trois experts prêts à écrire une lettre de recommandation en leur faveur. Les candidats et les candidates peuvent également joindre à leur dossier des précisions sur les circonstances particulières qui ont pu entraîner un ralentissement ou une interruption de leurs activités de recherche. L’UQTR tiendra compte de ces circonstances particulières lors de l’examen des dossiers. L’ensemble des documents requis doit être transmis en un seul document PDF à l’aide du formulaire en ligne de déclaration volontaire accessible à cette adresse : www.uqtr.ca/CRC_Declaration_volontaire.

 

Processus de sélection

Chaque dossier sera d’abord évalué par un comité responsable d’identifier les candidatures qui répondent adéquatement aux critères de sélection de l’Université et du Programme des Chaires de recherche du Canada. Les candidatures retenues seront ensuite soumises à un comité qui s’assurera que les règles et les objectifs en matière d’équité, de diversité et d’inclusion de l’Université ont été pris en considération. L’octroi du poste étant conditionnel à l’approbation d’un département de l’Université, les candidates et candidats devront également se soumettre au processus d’embauche d’un département avant de présenter une demande au Programme des Chaires de recherche du Canada. Le candidat ou la candidate retenu·e sera invité·e à présenter un dossier complet au Programme des Chaires de recherche du Canada et se verra offrir, si la Chaire lui est accordée, un poste de professeur·e conduisant à la permanence.

 

Liens utiles

Pour plus d’information sur le Programme des Chaires de recherche du Canada, consultez le site du programme: http://www.chairs-chaires.gc.ca/home-accueil-fra.aspx

Pour plus d’information sur le processus d’attribution des Chaires de recherche du Canada à l’UQTR ou sur les critères de sélection, consultez le site web: http://www.uqtr.ca/CRC_balises.

Pour plus d’information sur la programmation scientifique de l’Institut de Recherche sur les PME (INRPME) et ses axes de recherche, consultez le site web: www.inrpme.ca

Pour plus d’information sur les mesures d’adaptation qui peuvent être offertes aux personnes handicapées, contactez Madame Annie Dubois du Service des ressources humaines de l’UQTR à cette adresse : Annie.Dubois@uqtr.ca

Tier 2 Canada Research Chair Position, Entrepreneurship (SME/SMO), Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières

Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières (UQTR) is calling for applications for a Tier 2 Canada Research Chair dedicated to the study of entrepreneurship and/or SMEs and SMOs. The person sought will complete and strengthen the Institut de Recherche sur les PME [SME Research Institute] (INRPME; http://www.inrpme.ca) team and will make a significant contribution to the development of the Institute’s research topics. All expertise and perspectives regarding the study of entrepreneurship and/or SMEs and SMOs will be considered. Thus, the person sought could be an expert in entrepreneurship and/or SMEs and SMOs with one of the following specializations:

  • A specific theme, such as: entrepreneurial cognition; start-up process; gender, diversity and entrepreneurship; social and sustainable entrepreneurship; entrepreneurial coaching; entrepreneurial education; family entrepreneurship; business transfer; social economy small and medium-sized organizations; high technology SMEs; local and regional development and SMEs-SMOs; etc.
  • A management function: for example, entrepreneurial finance; marketing of SMEs and SMOs; SME-SMO accounting; human resource management in an SME-SMO context; SME-SMO management strategy, performance management within SMEs-SMOs, information system management in an SME-SMO context, etc.

Versatility in research theory and methodology as well as the candidate’s ability to develop fruitful collaborations with other researchers working in the fields of entrepreneurship and/or SMEs and SMOs will be the subject of special attention during assessment of the applications.

Canada Research Chairs

Tier 2 Canada Research Chairs are awarded after a thorough assessment process to exceptional emerging researchers. Candidates who wish to obtain a Tier 2 Chair must have held a Ph.D. for less than 10 years when they submit their application to the Canada Research Chair Program (April 22, 2019). Those who have held a Ph.D. for more than 10 years (and whose careers were interrupted because of maternity leave, parental leave or a prolonged medical leave among others) may have their eligibility examined using the Tier 2 Justification Assessment form from the Canada Research Chair Program. Please contact UQTR’s Deanship of Research and Creation to obtain more information regarding the justification process (drc@uqtr.ca).

Commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion

UQTR is determined to offer a workplace that is fair, diversified and inclusive, which is essential to the development of knowledge and innovative technology. That is why UQTR is committed to complying with federal policies regarding non-discrimination and equity in employment. The University specifically encourages women, members of visible minorities, Indigenous persons and persons with disabilities who have the required qualifications to present their application. Adaptation measures can also be offered to persons with disabilities according to their needs.

Application process

Those who wish to apply are invited to submit their application before December 14, 2018. The application must include: a curriculum vitae, a brief description of the research program that will be developed during the Chair (3 pages); several examples of significant contributions to their research field (articles with a reading committee, monographs, etc.); a letter stating how the Chair program aligns with the INRPME’s themes and highlighting the possibilities of collaboration with the Institute’s other members; as well as the names of three referees who are willing to write a letter of recommendation in their favour. The candidates may also submit with their application any statements regarding special circumstances that caused a slow-down or interruption in their research activities. UQTR will take these special circumstances into account when examining the applications. All documents required shall be submitted in a single PDF document using the online self-disclosure statement form available at: www.uqtr.ca/CRC_Declaration_volontaire.

Selection process

Each application will first be evaluated by a committee responsible for identifying applicants that adequately meet the University’s selection criteria as well as that of the Canada Research Chair Program. The applications retained will then be submitted to a committee who will ensure that UQTR’s rules and objectives regarding equity, diversity and inclusion matters have been taken into consideration. Since granting of the position is conditional to approval by a University Department, candidates will have to undergo the hiring process for the department before presenting an application to the Canada Research Chair Program. The successful candidate will be invited to present a complete application to the Canada Research Chair Program, and successful Chair recipients will be granted a tenure-track professorial position.

Useful links

For more information regarding the Canada Research Chair program, consult the program’s site at: http://www.chairs-chaires.gc.ca/home-accueil-eng.aspx

For more information regarding the Canada Research Chair awarding process at UQTR or the selection criteria, consult the following website: http://www.uqtr.ca/CRC_balises.

For more information regarding the Institut de Recherche sur les PME’s (INRPME) scientific programming and its research topics, consult the following website: www.inrpme.ca

For more information regarding the adaptation measures that can be provided for persons with disabilities, contact Ms. Annie Dubois with the UQTR’s Human Resource Department at: Annie.Dubois@uqtr.ca

Postdoctoral Fellow/Research Associate Position, Operations and Supply Chain Management, TRSM Ryerson University

Area of Research Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Fellow/Research Associate position in Operations and Supply Chain Management. The duration of the postdoctoral fellow position is one year with a possibility for renewal for the second year depending on budget availability. The appointee will take part in various research activities in Operations Management, Supply Chain Management, and Operations Research. In addition, the appointee will work with Dr. Hossein Zolfagharinia (Global Management Studies Department), Ted Rogers School of Management, Ryerson University.

Responsibilities The appointee will investigate two different research areas: (1) transportation systems and network configuration with a focus on land transportation, (2) the application of operations management in the healthcare context. The appointee is expected to lead each stage of the investigation (i.e., data collection and analyses, modeling, developing solution algorithms, manuscript preparation, conference presentations, etc.).

Qualifications The applicant must have a Ph.D. degree in Operations and Supply Chain Management, Management Science, Industrial Engineering, or a closely related discipline before the start date. Research experience in supply chain and logistics management and healthcare operations management is highly desirable. The successful candidate must have strong modeling and computational skills, including but not limited to: 1) optimization under uncertainty (e.g. stochastic programming, robust optimization, chance-constrained programming); 2) familiarity with game theory approaches; 3) Queuing Systems; 4) Dynamic Programming; 5) C/C++/CPLEX programming skills. Excellent written and communication skills are also required. Lastly, priority is given to those who have at least one A* published research article in the ABDC journal quality list.

Application Materials Applications must include a cover letter, current curriculum vitae, two samples of publications, in addition to an electronic submission of the names and contact information of three references to Dr. Zolfagharinia @ h.zolfagharinia@ryerson.ca.

Anticipated Start Date March 1, 2019. Applications received by November 23, 2018 will be given full consideration. However, the review of applications will continue until the position is filled. International applicants are welcome to apply. However, in accordance with the Canadian Immigration regulations, applications from Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

The Ted Rogers School of Management is AACSB accredited and one of the top business schools in Canada, with a long history of providing top-quality business education in Toronto. It offers a Bachelor of Commerce (BComm) and graduate (MBA and MMSc) degrees in six schools. To learn more about these schools, please visit “www.ryerson.ca/tedrogersschool”. Located in the heart of one of the world’s most culturally and linguistically diverse urban centres, Ryerson University’s high quality programs and scholarly, research and creative activities extend beyond the walls of the university.

 

Assistant Professor of Business Analytics/ Supply Chain/ Operations Management, Silberman College of Business, Fairleigh Dickinson University

The Department of Marketing, Information Systems, and Decision Science of the Silberman College of Business at Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU), is accepting applications for a tenure-track position in Business Analytics/Supply Chain/Operations Management for the Vancouver Campus of FDU. Appointment will be at the Assistant Professor rank, with a September 1, 2019 or earlier start date.

Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Business Analytics/Supply Chain/Operations Management from an AACSB-accredited institution (or ABD nearing completion of dissertation), with evidence of or potential for high-quality teaching and research.
The successful candidate should be able to teach Business Analytics, Statistics, Supply Chain/Operations Management courses. It will be a plus if he/she can also teach Management Information Systems.

Fairleigh Dickinson University, founded in 1942, is a private (not-for-profit), coeducational university with an enrollment of more than 12,000 undergraduate and graduate students from throughout the U.S. and around the world. The University’s Metropolitan Campus is located just 10 miles from the heart of New York City, and the College at Florham campus is located 35 miles from New York City near historic Morristown, New Jersey. As part of its global mission, the University established a new campus in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada in 2007, offering undergraduate degree programs in business administration and information technology. FDU also has an overseas campus in Wroxton, England.

The Vancouver campus of FDU, located in Yaletown in the heart of Vancouver, BC, offers four undergraduate and two graduate programs to almost 1000 students from over 70 countries. The predominantly international student body and small class-sizes provide a rich and diverse educational environment.

Silberman College of Business, with about 1900 students on its New Jersey campuses and about 100 students on its Vancouver campus, offers AACSB-accredited undergraduate and MBA programs, and partners with New Jersey, New York City and Vancouver business communities in delivering globally-oriented business education programs. The College is home to the nationally recognized Rothman Institute of Entrepreneurship.
Employment is contingent upon a satisfactory background check. Candidates for hire will be required to sign a waiver authorizing a background check.

Interested candidates may apply for this position through the University’s Web site (www.fdu.edu) by clicking on the Employment link at the bottom of the page and then clicking on Faculty Positions.

Fairleigh Dickinson offers competitive salary and benefits packages, and is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse workforce. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and Permanent Residents will be given priority.

Tenue-track position, Operations Management, Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University

Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University invites applications for one tenure track position 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 background in business analytics and demonstrate potential for research and teaching excellence. The start date will be August 1, 2019. Applicants who plan to complete the requirements for their PhDs within 2019 may be considered. Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

The OM Area at Desautels brings together scholars specializing in analytics, operations management, operations research, and statistics. The OM Area is particularly interested in the candidates whose expertise lies in data-driven research 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 76 full-time professors and offers B.Com., MBA, and Ph.D. degrees. The Faculty offers business analytics concentrations both at the undergraduate and MBA levels. The OM Area is also engaged in the Master in Global Manufacturing and Supply Chain Management (GMSCM) program and the launch of the Master of Management Analytics (MMA) Program. The former is a joint program with Zhejiang University in China and significant industry involvement, whereas the latter is a multidisciplinary pre-experience Master’s degree featuring experiential learning in the field of business analytics. The recent focus on launching the Bensadoun School of Retail Management within Desautels Faculty of Management is a significant initiative. The new retail school will offer academic programs from the undergraduate to the PhD levels with input from global retailers, conduct research on the fast-changing sector, and feature a retail innovation lab to test out new ideas, technologies and products within an academic setting. The members of the area are also affiliated with CIRRELT or GERAD, which are among the most established research centers in North America.

The application deadline is December 1, 2018. Applicants should submit their application package along with the coordinates of up-to-three references and sample research papers to the following website:
https://www.mcgill.ca/desautels/research/specializations/operations-management/recruitment-operations-management.
Please note that while applications will be entertained up until the December 1st deadline, applicants are strongly encouraged to submit their materials at the earliest possible if they plan to attend the Nov 4-7, 2018 Annual INFORMS Conference in Phoenix, AZ.

McGill University hires on the basis of merit and is strongly committed to equity and diversity within its community. We welcome applications from racialized persons/visible minorities, women, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, ethnic minorities, and persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, as well as from all qualified candidates with the skills and knowledge to productively engage with diverse communities. McGill implements an employment equity program and encourages members of designated equity groups to self-identify. Persons with disabilities who anticipate needing accommodations for any part of the application process may contact, in confidence, Professor Angela Campbell, Associate Provost (Equity and Academic Policies) by email or phone at 514-398-1660. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Professeur menant à la permanence, Gestion des opérations, Faculté de gestion Desautels de l’Université McGill

La Faculté de gestion Desautels de l’Université McGill cherche à pourvoir un poste de professeur menant à la permanence en gestion des opérations, au niveau de professeur adjoint ou de professeur agrégé. Titulaire d’un doctorat en gestion des opérations ou dans une discipline connexe, le candidat doit posséder une solide expertise en analytique d’affaires ainsi qu’un profil d’excellence en matière de recherche et d’enseignement. La date d’entrée en service est le 1er août 2019. La candidature de personnes qui prévoient terminer leur doctorat en 2019 pourrait être prise en considération. Le classement du poste et le salaire accordé seront établis en fonction de la compétence et de l’expérience de la personne retenue.

L’unité Gestion des opérations de la Faculté de gestion Desautels réunit des chercheurs spécialisés en analytique, en gestion des opérations, en recherche opérationnelle et en statistique. Elle souhaite plus particulièrement recruter des candidats spécialisés en recherche guidée par les données. Les personnes œuvrant dans une discipline connexe telle que la statistique, l’économie et l’informatique, et qui font une grande place à la gestion des opérations dans leurs travaux de recherche, sont invitées à faire part de leur intérêt pour ce poste. Le candidat retenu devra faire paraître les fruits de ses travaux dans des publications scientifiques réputées, assurer un rendement adéquat en salle de cours et être en mesure d’obtenir des subventions de recherche. La charge d’enseignement ainsi que le salaire versé sont concurrentiels.

La Faculté de gestion Desautels compte au-delà de 76 professeurs à temps plein et propose des formations menant à des diplômes de B. Com, de MBA et de doctorat. La Faculté propose une concentration en analytique d’affaires tant au premier cycle qu’au niveau du MBA. L’unité Gestion des opérations offre également la maîtrise en gestion mondiale de la fabrication et de la chaîne d’approvisionnement, programme mené en collaboration avec l’Université du Zhejiang, située en Chine, et d’importants acteurs du secteur privé. Elle proposera aussi la maîtrise en analytique de gestion, programme multidisciplinaire ne nécessitant pas d’expérience de travail préalable et axé sur l’apprentissage expérientiel en analytique d’affaires. L’ouverture de l’École Bensadoun de gestion du commerce au détail compte au nombre des projets d’envergure de la Faculté de gestion Desautels. L’École offrira des formations allant du premier au troisième cycle en partenariat avec des géants mondiaux du commerce de détail, fera de la recherche sur ce secteur qui évolue très rapidement et abritera un laboratoire pour la mise à l’essai, en milieu universitaire, d’idées, de technologies et de produits novateurs. Les membres de l’unité Gestion des opérations sont affiliés au CIRRELT ou au GERAD, deux des plus prestigieux centres de recherche en Amérique du Nord.

La date limite de dépôt des candidatures est le 1er décembre 2018. Les personnes intéressées doivent transmettre leur dossier, les coordonnées d’au plus trois personnes disposées à fournir des références ainsi que des exemples d’articles de recherche à https://www.mcgill.ca/desautels/research/specializations/operations-management/recruitment-operations-management.

Veuillez prendre note que bien que les personnes intéressées aient jusqu’au 1er décembre pour nous faire parvenir leur dossier, elles sont fortement encouragées à soumettre leur candidature le plus tôt possible si elles comptent assister à la conférence annuelle INFORMS, qui aura lieu du 4 au 7 novembre 2018 à Phoenix, en Arizona.

L’Université McGill recrute en fonction du mérite et s’est fermement engagée à promouvoir et à instaurer l’équité et la diversité au sein de sa communauté. Nous accueillons favorablement les demandes d’emploi des personnes racisées et des minorités visibles, des femmes, des personnes autochtones, des personnes handicapées, des minorités ethniques, des personnes de toute orientation et identité de genre, ainsi que de toute personne possédant les aptitudes et les connaissances lui permettant de travailler en collaboration avec diverses communautés. L’Université McGill met en œuvre un programme d’équité en matière d’emploi et invite les membres des groupes visés à indiquer leur appartenance à ces derniers dans leur dossier de candidature. Les personnes handicapées qui pourraient avoir besoin d’accommodements à n’importe quelle étape du processus de candidature sont invitées à communiquer en toute confidentialité avec la professeure Angela Campbell, vice-principale exécutive adjointe (équité et politiques académiques), par courriel ou par téléphone, au 514-398-1660.

Tous les candidats qualifiés sont invités à postuler. Toutefois, conformément aux exigences de l’immigration canadienne, la priorité sera accordée aux Canadiens ainsi qu’aux résidents permanents.