Clinical Asst/Assoc Professor, Decision Sciences

Drexel University

Deadline May 13, 2014
Date Posted January 15, 2014
Type Non tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

Drexel is ranked one of the best national universities in the category of Best National Universities in Americas Best Colleges for 2012 by U.S. News & World Report for the eighth consecutive year and in the top 100 for the fourth straight time.  Drexel also ranked sixth among national universities in the U.S. News list of "Up-and-Comers," those schools most often cited by university administrators nationwide as making "the most promising and innovative changes in the areas of academics, faculty, student life, campus, or facilities." 


With more than 8,200 employees and over 23,500 students, Drexel is the fifth largest private-sector employer in Philadelphia and has a vibrant community of students, faculty and professional staff, and encourages the richness diversity brings to the workplace.  Like its students, Drexel's employees are known for being passionate, entrepreneurial and innovative.


Job Overview:

The Department of Decision Sciences at Drexel University invites applications and nominations for a clinical (non-tenure track) faculty position at the assistant or associate professor level in the fields of Business Analytics and/or Statistics beginning September 2014. The LeBow College of Business is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.



Candidates must demonstrate evidence of teaching excellence, and be able to teach at the undergraduate and MBA levels. Candidates holding a Ph.D. degree in Business Analytics, Applied Statistics, Operations Research, Operations Management, Industrial Engineering, or a related area will be given preference. Candidates being able to teach courses in Data Mining are preferred. The ability to teach courses in operations management is welcome, but not necessary.


Esssential Functions:

Full time faculty member is required to teach at least 3 out of 4 quarters per year. Teaching requirement will include undergraduate, master and MBA level courses.


Other duties as assigned.


Supplemental Posting Information:

Drexel University offers an attractive benefits package including tuition remission, a generous retirement package with matching funds (up to 11 percent) and an opportunity to join a talented team of professionals directly helping the University achieve its record growth and quality reputation."


Background investigations are required for all new hires as a condition of employment, after the job offer is made. Employment will be contingent upon the University's acceptance of the results of the background investigation.


Drexel University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and is proactively committed to diversity and inclusion in all of its policies, practices and services.  We are especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute to the varied diversity and excellence of the academic community, and all of its complements.


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