Global SCALE Network, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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Position ID:MIT-SCALE-ZLCFAC [#10745]
Position Title: Faculty - Zaragoza Logistics Center
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Zaragoza, Aragon 02139, Spain [map]
Subject Areas: Supply Chain Management
Information Systems
Engineering / Operations Research
Business / operations management (more...)
Appl Deadline: finished (2018/01/16, finished 2018/12/23)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed. ***

The Zaragoza Logistics Center (ZLC) – an innovative institute of supply chain research and education founded in 2003 by the Government of Aragon, the University of Zaragoza, industry partners, and the MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics – seeks a mid-career faculty member to conduct research and teach both at the graduate level as well as executive education in the area of operations, logistics and supply chain management. ZLC is a founding member of MIT’s Global Supply Chain and Logistics Excellence (SCALE) Network of research centers in the area of transportation, logistics and supply chain management. All faculty members are expected to develop, design, and deliver world-class teaching material at the master, doctoral and executive education levels. As part of the research team, faculty members are responsible for creating, supporting, and disseminating new knowledge in logistics, supply chain management, and related fields. Faculty are expected to conduct high quality research in collaboration with industry and government; supervise theses; publish in top international journals, academic proceedings, and practitioner-oriented journals; and participate fully in all industrial and educational programs offered by the center. Faculty members are expected to work with and be in regular contact with researchers, educators, and thought leaders (academic and practitioner) across the world, including researchers at MIT and the international MIT Global SCALE Network centers. The person should also cultivate industry contacts in order to enhance their research and educational efforts.

Candidates should possess:
•A doctorate in logistics, supply chain management, engineering, economics, business, or a related discipline;
•Either a record of professional accomplishment that meets the qualifications for the rank of associate professor in an international research university or a business leadership record which is commensurate with this level of responsibility;
•Experience in the field of logistics and supply chain management;
•A record of referred publications in the field;
•International exposure, reflected in projects, conference participation and/or guest lectures;
•A commitment to the involvement of the ZLC within its community;
•Ability to generate sponsored research and promote technology transfer and entrepreneurship;
•Experience or willingness to develop fundraising activities;
•Good teaching evaluation records;
•Strong interpersonal and communications skills, including the ability to listen, to persuade, and to show appreciation towards the efforts of others;
•Proficiency in English. Spanish language skills are desirable.

We invite inquiries, nominations, and applications, which should include a current C.V. (including a list of referred publications and working papers, as well as current and past research projects), a letter explaining interest and relevant experience, teaching evaluations, and contact information for references. All communications will be strictly confidential. Please contact: Calle Bari 55, Nayade Building 5, 50197 Zaragoza, SPAIN
The review of applications and nominations will begin on March 1st, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled. The position requires residency in Zaragoza, salary will be commensurate with qualifications. Starting date is negotiable, but no later than August 2018.
The ZLC is a culturally diverse teaching and research environment and provides equal opportunity for all applicants. We inform you that your personal data will be stored in our file of candidates and processed in order to manage the selection processes carried out at the Foundation. You may exercise your rights of access, rectification, cancellation and opposition at FUNDACION ZARAGOZA LOGISTICS CENTER in Calle Bari 55 Edificio Nayade 5, 50197 Zaragoza.

MIT Global SCALE Network Centers offer a culturally diverse teaching and research environment and provide equal opportunity for all applicants. Applications from women and minorities are encouraged.

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Contact: Human Resources, 617-253-5320, 617-253-4560 (fax)
Email: email
Postal Mail:
Fundacion Zaragoza Logistics Center
C/ Bari 55, Nayade Building 5
50197 Zaragoza
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