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Current Faculty Opportunities

Current faculty opportunities at Scheller:

Postdoctoral Fellow Vacancy - Sustainable Operations

The Scheller College of Business at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, Georgia seeks applications for one Postdoctoral Fellow position in Sustainable Operations under the supervision of Professor L. Beril Toktay and affiliated with the Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business. Preference will be given to applicants whose interests are in circular economy and/or energy and climate change. The applicant will be expected to contribute to the activities of the Center up to 20% of their time. The initial appointment is for 10 months starting on August 15, 2021, and may be extended depending on mutual consent, satisfactory performance, and the availability of resources. There is flexibility with regards to the starting date to accommodate the selected candidate.

Qualifications: Applicants must be pursuing a Ph.D. in Operations Management or a related field, and be on track to complete their Ph.D. by the start date of the position. Applicants must have strong modeling, analysis and writing skills, and demonstrated interest in industry engagement. The selected candidate must be able to meet eligibility requirements for work in the United States at the time the appointment is scheduled to begin and to continue working legally for the proposed term of the appointment.

Compensation: This is a full-time non-tenure-track research faculty, benefits-eligible appointment with the possibility of extension, remunerated at approximately $53,000 for twelve months. The position also includes funds for conference travel and research expenses.

To Apply: Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, and the names and contact information of three references as a single pdf file, as well as at least one published or working paper by email to acsb@scheller.gatech.edu. Please include the position title in the subject line of your e-mail.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To receive full consideration, please submit your application no later than May 21, 2021. The selection process for the chosen candidate will include passing a pre-employment background screening, submitting a research application, official transcripts, and other employment-related actions.

Attracting a diverse applicant pool is a critical part of our recruitment efforts. The Voluntary Disclosure Form will be e-mailed to you by a third-party upon receipt of your application. We would very much appreciate the favor of your reply.

Georgia Tech provides equal opportunity to all faculty, staff, students, and all other members of the Georgia Tech community, including applicants for admission and/or employment, contractors, volunteers, and participants in institutional programs, activities, or services.  Georgia Tech complies with all applicable laws and regulations governing equal opportunity in the workplace and in educational activities. Georgia Tech prohibits discrimination, including discriminatory harassment, on the basis of race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetics, or veteran status in its programs, activities, employment, and admissions.  This prohibition applies to faculty, staff, students, and all other members of the Georgia Tech community, including affiliates, invitees, and guests.

Visiting Assistant Professor - Finance

The Scheller College of Business at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, Georgia is seeking candidates for one academic non-tenure-track faculty position as a Visiting Assistant Professor in Finance to begin fall 2021 This is a one-year appointment, not to exceed two years. The salary is competitive with leading research universities. 

The preferred qualifications for this position are as follows:

  • Prior experience in teaching undergraduate and graduate students
  • Active research agenda
  • Ph.D in Finance or associated area

Principal tasks will include curriculum/syllabus design, content and materials development, teaching, research, and service activities. The selected candidate(s) will be expected to complete activities and support for developing and teaching undergraduate and/or graduate students, depending on chosen candidate’s degree certification.

The Finance faculty are collaborative and provide a highly supportive environment for all College personnel. The research accomplishments are available at www.scheller.gatech.edu/finance.  The 2019 U.S. News and World Report “Best Undergraduate Business Programs Rankings” reflected Scheller College in the top five in Quantitative Analysis.  The College has a high-tech, $1 million trading floor to prepare students for careers in investment banking and financial services.

Applications should be submitted no later than May 1, 2021 at the following link https://bit.ly/3m9RH4q. For early considerations, please apply by April 15, 2021. Your correspondence should be addressed to the Chair, Non-Tenure Track Finance Recruiting Committee.  The vita should include the last ten years of work history. If applicable, please also include private and public institutions of higher learning, degree information, research and/or service interests, and other relevant information.  The candidate must be eligible to work in the United States.

A minimum of three names including the contact information of one personal and two professional references should be submitted along with your application. Please provide this link to the person(s) writing the confidential letter of recommendation to support your application: https://gatech.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0pTIUMUI7WuL7Js. The top candidates selected may be required to give a presentation based on their efforts/experience in the field.  For questions about this vacancy, you may contact Suzanne Lee, Search Committee Chair, at suzanne.lee@scheller.gatech.edu

                                                                                                                                                                                                                   

Georgia Tech provides equal opportunity to all faculty, staff, students, and all other members of the Georgia Tech community, including applicants for admission and/or employment, contractors, volunteers, and participants in institutional programs, activities, or services.  Georgia Tech complies with all applicable laws and regulations governing equal opportunity in the workplace and in educational activities. Georgia Tech prohibits discrimination, including discriminatory harassment, on the basis of race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetics, or veteran status in its programs, activities, employment, and admissions.  This prohibition applies to faculty, staff, students, and all other members of the Georgia Tech community, including affiliates, invitees, and guests.

Research Associate I: Institute for Leadership & Social Impact (ILSI)
*This position is on hold until further notice.*
The Institute for Leadership and Social Impact in Scheller College of Business at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, Georgia is seeking a Research Associate I, a non-tenure track faculty position, with a principal focus on program development, management, teaching, community partnerships, and global studies in the areas of nonprofit organizations, social innovation and servant leadership to begin June 1, 2020.  This position will work with Professor Terry Blum, Director and Tedd  Munchak Chair in Scheller College and Dori Pap, Managing Director, as the ILSI engages in revitalization and updates its strategy. The focus of the position is on implementing new strategies and tactics, strengthening ILSI’s thought leadership at Georgia Tech in the areas of servant leadership, and enhancing its focus on social impact. The selected candidate may support overall research efforts such as related to the areas of non-profit leadership, global civil society, social entrepreneurship, corporate social responsibility, marginalized populations, social impact, leadership development and servant leadership. 

A Master’s Degree is the preferred degree, with six to eight years of experience, preferably within Georgia Tech, with three or more directly in the Institute’s focal areas of servant leadership and social impact.

Expected duties include: teaching the Impact Forum courses for undergraduates, and developing and teaching a version of it  for graduate students; leading and collaborating  on our current core programs such as the Impact Speaker Series, the Ideas to Serve and Map the System Competitions, the Leadership for Social Good study abroad program; developing team projects for the undergraduate leadership minor and  team projects for the pro bono nonprofit consulting class; and assisting with new programs that will come on board through implementation of strategic priorities.   The role also requires preforming financial management, event and administrative duties that require the knowledge of Georgia Tech systems like Work Day, One USG, Banner, as well as knowledge of procuring and supporting  grants and gifts that support ILSI’s research efforts and delivery of leadership training and education programs to undergraduate, graduate, faculty and executive audiences.  Expanding and fostering ILSI’s close collaboration with our current and potential partners on campus and nonprofit partners is essential.

This position will also contribute to cultivation of new funding opportunities, managing projects that are funded, and developing and coordinating closely relationships with other units and Colleges at Georgia Tech as needed.     

Georgia Tech’s Scheller College of Business is ranked among the top 30 MBA programs by BusinessWeek and U.S. News & World Report. Georgia Tech is one of the nation’s leading research universities and consistently ranks among the top public universities in the country. Atlanta is the 9th largest metropolitan area in the U.S. and serves as a cultural and economic hub for the region.

To apply, please email the following to terry.blum@ile.gatech.edu :

     1. A cover letter and vita including education, research interests, work experience and other relevant information.
     2. Names and contact information of three professional references who can provide letters of recommendation. 

To assure full consideration, applications should be sent no later than May 25, 2020. Initial screening of applications will begin immediately, and will continue until the position is filled.  All application documents must be in Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF format and submitted electronically by email. Packages sent by regular mail will not be accepted.

Attracting a diverse applicant pool is a critical part of recruitment and we welcome your participation. To contribute to the process, please complete the voluntary disclosure form which will be sent to you upon receipt of your application.  Your individual responses will be kept confidential and will not be included in the selection process.

Georgia Tech is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.