Assistant Professor in Supply Chain and Operations Management

The Supply Chain & Operations Management Group at the Krannert School of Management, Purdue University seeks applications for a faculty position at the tenure track assistant professor level starting fall 2019. We look for candidates with a strong commitment to produce high-quality research, particularly in the area of big data/data science with focus on e-commerce operations, smart manufacturing, behavioral operations, and/or healthcare operations. A Ph.D. in supply chain and operations management, industrial engineering, computer science, data science, statistics, or a related area is desired. All candidates are expected to supervise Ph.D. dissertation research and to teach at the graduate and undergraduate levels

The Supply Chain & Operations Management faculty at Krannert is a vibrant group, fostering a supportive and productive environment. For more information about the group and our faculty, please visit our web site at

The search committee is being chaired by Professor Zhan Pang, to whom all enquiries should be directed at

Applicants should submit a letter describing their research accomplishments, a current curriculum vitae and three representative publications, to

A background check will be required for employment in this position.

Purdue University’s Krannert School of Management is committed to advancing the diversity in all areas of faculty effort, including scholarship, instruction and engagement.  Candidates should address at least one of these areas in their cover letter, indicating past experiences, current experiences or activities, and/or future goals to promote a climate that values diversity and inclusion.

The review process will begin immediately, and applications will be accepted until the end of January 2019.

Purdue University fosters a diverse, inclusive community through our Cultural and Resource Centers: Asian American and Asian Resource and Cultural Center; Black Cultural Center; Diversity Resource Office; Latino Cultural Center, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Center (LGBTQ); Native American Educational and Cultural Center; Susan Bulkeley Butler Center for Leadership Excellence. Purdue is an ADVANCED institution.

Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.