Career Opportunities

Applications Invited for Faculty Positions: Multiple Ranks

The IEMS Department at Northwestern University is pleased to announce two faculty positions at the assistant or associate level as well as visiting professor of instruction positions, all to begin September, 2018.  The search is broad, with a preference in the areas of operations and logistics in services, healthcare, ecommerce, manufacturing, or other application domains for the Applied Operations Research position and applied probability, simulation, optimization and machine learning for the Operations Research position.  Please apply to the ONE position that best fits your research area; do not apply for both positions.

APPLIED OPERATIONS RESEARCH

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OPERATIONS RESEARCH

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How to Apply

To apply for one of these positions, please click on the appropriate link above.

Please note: Have all material prepared before beginning the application process, as you cannot edit the application form once it has been submitted.

  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum vitae detailing educational background, research and work experience
  • Research paper (Required for Assistant Professor level)
  • Statement of teaching philosophy (Required for Assistant Professor level and Visiting Professor of Instruction level)
  • Statement of purpose (Required for Visiting Professor of Instruction level)
  • Statement of current and future research program (Required for Assistant Professor level)
  • Teaching evaluations for the last four years (Required for Visiting Professor of Instruction level)
  • Contact information for references.  Three references are required, up to five references will be accepted.

Your references will be contacted directly by the online system to submit their letters and you will be notified as letters are received. For applicants at the assistant professor level, we encourage you to have reference letters submitted by December 1, 2017. We will continue to review applications until the position is filled.

 

IEMS VISITING PROFESSOR OF INSTRUCTION: Patrick and Amy McCarter Fellow in Residence

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Questions

For questions regarding the assistant or associate faculty positions, please contact us at facultysearch@iems.northwestern.edu or (847) 491-3576.

For questions regarding the visiting professor of instruction positions, please contact us at tir@iems.northwestern.edu or (847) 491-3576.