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10/05/2017
Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Operations & Business Analytics
University of Oregon

Company Information: The University of Oregon is one of only two Pacific Northwest members of the Association of American Universities and holds the distinction of a “very high research activity” ranking in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. The UO enrolls undergraduate and graduate students representing all 50 states and nearly 100 countries. In recent years, the university has increased the diversity of its student body while raising average GPAs and test scores for incoming students. The UO’s beautiful, 295-acre campus features state-of-the art facilities in an arboretum-like setting. The UO is located in Eugene, a vibrant city which often appears on lists of the most livable communities in the country. It enjoys the cultural amenities of a larger city – hosting concerts that span the musical spectrum, the world-famous Bach Festival, and many other festivals and celebrations – and the accessible real estate, lack of traffic, and relaxed lifestyle of a small city. Recreational possibilities abound, ranging from hiking or mountain biking picturesque trails to playing nationally-ranked golf courses to running the same paths on which Olympic athletes train. (Known as Tracktown USA, Eugene hosts the US Olympic Track & Field trials, as well as numerous other sporting events tied to the Pac-12 athletic conference.) Eugene lies just 60 miles from ski resorts in the mountains to the east and 60 miles from the scenic Oregon coast to the west. In the heart of Oregon wine country, Eugene also enjoys a nationally-recognized food scene.

Position Title: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Operations & Business Analytics

Duties and Responsibilities: The Operations and Business Analytics (OBA) Department is interdisciplinary, with faculty focused on publishing in leading journals across the domains of operations management, applied statistics, and management information systems (MIS). The ideal candidate for the Business Analytics position will have synergies with current departmental faculty in both the areas of applied statistics and operations research, and have a strong background in statistical methodologies. The OBA Department supports the mission of the Lundquist College of Business by teaching students how to manage firms’ complex operations and how to leverage data to make managerial decisions.

Position Qualifications: Requirements: Ph.D. in related discipline (statistics, econometrics, operations research); demonstrated superior teaching competence and a record of scholarly accomplishment consistent with rank. Teaching responsibilities may include undergraduate and graduate courses plus electives consistent with the candidate’s background and interests and department teaching needs. Open until filled. For full description, qualifications, and application procedure visit: http://careers.uoregon.edu/cw/en-us/job/520575/assistantassociatefull-professor-of-operationsbusiness-analytics

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Benefits: The University of Oregon is proud to offer a robust benefits package to eligible employees, including health insurance, retirement plans and paid time off. For more information about benefits, visit http://hr.uoregon.edu/careers/about-benefits.

Website: http://careers.uoregon.edu/cw/en-us/job/520575/assistantassociatefull-professor-of-operationsbusiness-analytics

Application Information: Applicants should provide: (1) a cover letter, (2) a vita summarizing education, publication record, service, and professional experience, (3) a statement of research interests, (4) copies of scholarly working papers or publications, (5) a teaching portfolio including syllabi of courses taught and teaching evaluations, and (6) contact information for three references. Materials may be combined as needed to upload into the available fields on the application.

Contact Email: uocareers@uoregon.edu

Application Deadline: 12/01/2017