The School of Management at Universidad de los Andes (Bogotá, Colombia) seeks applications to fill two full time positions at the Assistant Professor level in the field of Supply Chain Management and related topics. The School provides conference and research funding, a possible teaching load reduction, a vibrant cultural environment, and a variety of other benefits that make these highly sought after appointments.
Candidates must have earned a PhD degree (or be near completion) in the field stated above. They are expected to show a clear commitment to research and actively contribute to the design, delivery and assessment of courses at the undergraduate and graduate level.
Preference will be given to candidates with a record of publications in high-quality peer-reviewed journals and the desire to shape the development of a successful and fast-growing School of Management.
Interested candidates should submit the following documents:
1) A motivation letter.
2) A curriculum vitae, including contact information for three academic references. Referees will not be contacted until the final candidates have been shortlisted.
3) A teaching statement, including course evaluations (if available).
4) A research statement.
5) Copies of two recent papers.
Applications shall be submitted until November 30, 2017. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for a campus visit in Bogotá. Appointments begin in April, 2018 and July, 2018. Remuneration is competitive by European standards.
About the Institution
Universidad de los Andes (UniAndes) is a private, not-for-profit, nondenominational and non-politically affiliated institution. It is ranked 1st in Colombia, 8th in Latin America and 272nd in the world by QS University Ranking. UniAndes is the only private university in Colombia with the higher quality accreditation given by the Ministry of Education for 10 years and aims to be recognized as a research university with excellent and innovative undergraduate and graduate teaching.
The School of Management at UniAndes is triple-accredited (AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA). It offers undergraduate programs in Business Administration with an enrolment of about 1,500 students. Moreover, the School offers a variety of graduate programs: Full-time and part-time MBA, EMBA, MSc in Finance, MSc in Marketing, Master in Environmental Management, Master in Development Practice, and a doctoral program that embraces the different disciplines represented within the faculty. The School’s executive education unit is currently ranked 3rd in Latin America and 31st in the world by the Financial Times.