Visiting Assistant Professor in Quantitative Methods


West Lafayette, Indiana

The Krannert School of Management invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor position in the Quantitative Methods Area starting Fall 2019.  A Ph.D. degree or M.A. /M.S. degree with five years teaching experience in applied statistics, operations research, quantitative methods, management science, or a closely related field is required. Candidates with teaching interests in business statistics, data analysis, six sigma and quality management, SAS software and applications, and spreadsheet modeling and simulation are preferred. The successful candidate should be able to teach business analytics, management science, and other quantitative methods courses to undergraduate and/or graduate students. Teaching load is at least 12 credit hours for an academic year. The School of Management offers a competitive compensation package. A background check will be required for employment in the position.

Review of applications begins in May of 2019, and continues until the position is filled. Applications should include curriculum vitae, teaching and/or research statements, and evidence of teaching ability, as well as three letters of reference. 

Interested applicants should apply at

Inquiries can be directed to or to

Professor Yanjun Li or Professor Jen Tang

Krannert School of Management

Purdue University

West Lafayette

Indiana, 47907, USA

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

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