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Texas Chrisitan University

Location: Fort WorthTX 76109 Document ID: A7024-0EK8 Posted on: 2013-01-1701/17/2013 Job Type: Regular

Job Schedule:Full-time

Information Systems and Supply Chain Management De


The Department of Information Systems and Supply Chain Management (INSC) of the Neeley School of Business at TCU invites applications for chair of the department.  We are seeking candidates with a distinguished record of accomplishment in supply and value chain management, with demonstrated potential to be an effective department chair.  The appointment as INSC chair requires an initial 4-year administrative commitment.  We are searching for an inspiring teacher-scholar, leader and colleague who will enhance the INSC departmental initiatives, including growing the supply chain and information systems majors and programs.  The INSC department chair will also coordinate curriculum development and planning.


The Department offers undergraduate majors in Business Information Systems and in Supply and Value Chain Management.  The Neeley School anticipates starting a Master of Science in Supply and Value Chain Management in the Fall semester 2013, and currently offers a certificate in Supply and Value Chain Management.  Neeley faculty in Operations Management and Statistics are also members of INSC.  The Supply Chain Management undergraduate program was tied for 17thbest in the country in the recent supply chain management study by Gartner Supply Chain Leaders.  The consulting editor of the Journal of Operations Management holds an endowed chair at TCU.


About Texas Christian University and the Neeley School of Business

TCU has approximately 9700 undergraduate and graduate students, with 1800 undergraduates and 350 graduate students in the Neeley School of Business. Located in Fort Worth, Texas, the Neeley School is situated in one of the nation’s top communities for business growth with undergraduate and graduate programs recognized among the nation’s leaders by numerous publications and organizations, including Bloomberg Business Week, the Economist, U.S. News and World Report, and The Princeton Review.   The faculty and staff are committed to developing ethical leaders with a global perspective who will help shape the future business environment. The Neeley School offers a broad range of undergraduate and graduate programs including executive and international programs.  For further information on TCU see http://www.tcu.edu, and for further information on the Neeley School of Business see http://www.neeley.tcu.edu



Candidates for the position should possess an earned doctorate in supply and value chain management or a related area, and should currently hold the rank of full or associate professor.  Expectations for the successful candidate include strong evidence of distinguished scholarly accomplishment and teaching excellence, and evidence of administrative leadership experience, which might include previous chair experience, experience as a center director, graduate program director, a position of leadership in a professional organization, or similar activity.  The salary range is competitive and commensurate with qualifications.



Applications must include a cover letter and curriculum vitae.  Applications must be submitted electronically through the TCU HR system at https://tcu.igreentree.com/CSS_Faculty/CSSPage_Welcome.asp.  From there, click on “Find Openings” and then select “Business Positions.”  The system is not compatible with the Safari browser.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.


Please direct any questions to:

Jacqulyn Curry

Texas Christian University

Office of Human Resources



TCU is an EEO/AA employer 

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