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Faculty Positions in Operations Management


Applications are invited for tenure-track/tenured faculty positions in Operations Management at the Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management University (SMU). Applicants must have (or be near completion of) a Ph.D. in Operations Management or a closely related discipline.  Appointments at all levels (Assistant, Associate and Full Professor) will be considered. Senior applicants should have an outstanding publication record in top-level operations journals. Junior applicants are expected to have a proven track record in research and evidence of developing research maturity.

Especially encouraged to apply are the candidates with research interests of relevance to the practice of data analytics, sustainable operations, retail operations, service operations, innovative operations, health care management and new product development, as well as those working at the interface of operations management with other disciplines such as economics, finance, marketing and strategy. Both analytical and empirical research orientations will be considered.

The Lee Kong Chian School of Business is a dynamic and culturally diverse business school with about 3000 students and over 100 full-time faculty members. The school offers undergraduate, master’s (including MBA and Executive MBA), and doctoral programs. The school is ranked 3rd in Asia and 40th worldwide according to the latest UT Dallas Top 100 Business School Research Rankings. The school’s Executive MBA programme is ranked 9th among Asian Business Schools and 32nd globally in the Financial Times Executive MBA Ranking 2016.


Applications including full CV, research and teaching statements, three selected publications or working papers, and names of three references should be sent by December 15, 2017 in electronic form to

Candidates who apply by October 08, 2017 will be considered for preliminary interviews at the INFORMS 2017 Annual Meeting in Houston, Texas.


Last updated on 30 Aug 2017 .