ANNOUNCE Faculty Position at Virginia Tech

""hazhir rahmandad"" <hazhir@
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ANNOUNCE Faculty Position at Virginia Tech

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Faculty position of potential interest for members of the SD community. Feel
free to forward to others who may be interested.


The Grado Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) at Virginia
Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) is seeking
candidates for up to three tenure-track faculty positions at the
assistant/associate professor level. The starting date for these positions
is August 10, 2008.

We seek to hire up to three faculty members in support of the university
initiative in innovative technologies and complex systems. We are
particularly interested in strong candidates with research interests that
span subsets of manufacturing and manufacturing processes, production,
logistics, management systems engineering and management of product and
systems design.

We seek innovative, self-motivated, and achievement-oriented people to join
our world-class faculty. Our faculty serves a large and diverse group of
students that rank among the best in the world, and does so in the charming
town of Blacksburg, in the heart of the beautiful and mountainous region of
Southwest Virginia.

Applicants should have a potential to develop a strong program of research
and scholarship. A doctoral degree and at least one degree in Industrial
Engineering (or closely related field) are required.

Applicants should access (posting
number 071049) to provide a cover letter and complete vita including
graduate transcript. The cover letter should include a candidate's
statement highlighting the unique strengths of the candidate and indicating
teaching interests and course development plans. A clear statement of
research foci and match to the study of innovative technologies and complex
systems should be provided.

Applicants should have three references send letters of support to ISE
Search, Grado Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Virginia
Tech, Blacksburg, VA, 24061 (or electronically to The
review of applications will commence January 15, 2008 and continue until the
positions are filled. Prospective candidates are encouraged to visit the
departmental web site for further
information about the department.

Virginia Tech has a strong commitment to the principle of diversity and in
that spirit seeks a broad spectrum of talented candidates including women,
minorities, veterans and people with disabilities. Virginia Tech is the
recipient of the NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation Award to increase
the participation of women in academic science and engineering careers.
Posted by ""hazhir rahmandad"" <>
posting date Fri, 2 Nov 2007 16:24:18 -0400