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Lecturer in Operations management, 2020-2021 (Online)

Recruitment Period

Open date: May 8th, 2020

Next review date: Monday, Jul 13, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Wednesday, Sep 30, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Description

The Graduate School of Management at the University of California, Davis, seeks part time instructors to teach one or more courses in the area of Operations Management for the 2020-2021 academic year. These courses are part of the curriculum for the online MBA program.

Applicants should have a PhD or advanced coursework in Management Operations, and be familiar with standard business and management operations frameworks. Experience teaching with the case method and teaching in an online format preferred.

Course Description:
252V - Managing for Operational Excellence

"Explores operations in manufacturing and service sectors from both inside and outside a company. Quantitative methods and their organizational implications are also examined."

Instructors will hold 10 live online sessions, one per week in a 10-week quarter, reviewing and expanding upon material presented to students in a pre-recorded format. Instructors are also required to assist with course grading and work with the course coordinator to ensure consistency across sections. A fast and stable internet connection is required.

Potential candidates should submit their application online via the RECRUIT system only. Please submit a CV, evidence of teaching ability, diversity statement and contact information for three references. The initial review date for this recruitment is June 12th, 2020, however the position will remain open until filled. Only completed applications will be reviewed.

Applicants should submit their application and supporting materials via our online recruitment system at recruit.ucdavis.edu

Unit 18 Lecturers are governed under a collective bargaining agreement (American Federation of Teachers (AFT) - Non-Senate Instructional Unit). Under this contract, once a lecturer accumulates enough quarters of service, the lecturer can be reviewed for a Continuing Lecturer position. For more information about this contract, visit http://ucnet.universityofcalifornia.edu/labor/bargaining-units/ix/contract.html.

The Graduate School of Management is interested in candidates who are committed to the highest standards of scholarship and professional activities, and to the development of a campus that supports equality and diversity. The University of California is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. This position is covered by a collective bargaining unit. UC Davis is a smoke and tobacco free campus.

CONTACT: Academic Operations and Planning at the Graduate School of Management (jobs@gsm.ucdavis.edu).

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Job location

Online

Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • Evidence of Teaching - Examples include course syllabi, course materials or course evaluations.

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion - Contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion documented in the application file will be used to evaluate applicants. Visit https://academicaffairs.ucdavis.edu/faculty-equity-and-inclusion for guidelines about writing a statement and why one is requested.

Reference requirements
  • 3-4 required (contact information only)