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School of Industrial Engineering and Management Seeking New Faculty



The School of Industrial Engineering and Management at Oklahoma State University seeks talented and motivated candidates for one faculty position starting in Fall 2017. Rank, tenure and salary will be determined based on candidate qualifications and accomplishments. The candidates are expected to have completed their PhD or satisfied requirements for a PhD by August 2017. Although candidates with at least one degree in industrial engineering are preferred, those with degrees in a closely related discipline will be considered. Candidates must have a strong methodological background, potential to attract funded research and complement as well as enhance the School's current research and educational thrusts. Performance expectations include leadership and creativity in undergraduate and graduate education, funded research, scholarship, and professional service. The School has an ambitious plan for growth, recognition and visibility in the industrial engineering and management field.

Candidates with a strong methodological background in optimization, stochastic modeling or simulation and research/curricular interests in one or more of the following industrial engineering and management areas are sought.

  •   Data Analytics
  •   Energy and climate science
  •   Engineering management
  •   Ergonomics and human factors
  •   Food, Energy, and Water Systems
  •   Healthcare systems
  • Life science
  • Logistics and Transportation
  • Supply chain management
  • Manufacturing processes and systems
  • Quality management and engineering Service systems

Interested applicants should apply online at Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a list of three to five references, and a statement of teaching, research and service interests. Any inquiries may be sent to Sunderesh Heragu, Regents Professor and Head, School of Industrial Engineering and Management, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078 ( More information about the School can be found at

Applications received before December 1, 2016 will receive full consideration. However, applications will be accepted and considered until the positions are filled.

Oklahoma State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/E-verify employer committed to diversity and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.. OSU is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans for its openings. For more information go to