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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor
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  • Apply nowJob no: 507354
    Work type: Faculty Full-Time
    Categories: Engineering/Computer Science
    Department: 19060000 - EG-INDUSTRIAL / SYSTEMS ENG

Job code: lhw-e0-89768681

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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor
Assistant/Associate/Full Professor
Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor

Job Description:

The Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) in the Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering at the University of Florida (UF) is seeking applications for multiple full-time tenure-track or tenured faculty positions in the areas of data analytics and operations research. Applicants with both strong methodological and application focuses are particularly encouraged to apply. Application areas include, but are not limited to smart production and manufacturing systems, supply chain management, energy systems and health systems.

Applications at all levels will be considered. In addition to having a doctorate degree in ISE or a related discipline, the applicant must possess a strong academic background and demonstrate potential for research and teaching excellence. Successful candidates will be expected to contribute to our research and educational programs, including developing and sustaining an externally-funded research program, developing a high-quality publication record, supervising Ph.D. students, and teaching both undergraduate and graduate courses in ISE. Any potential candidates at the associate level should have the capability to develop/co-develop center-level research activity. Any potential candidates at the full professor level will be expected to have a clear agenda for substantially adding to current department funded research combined with a passion for mentoring and leading junior faculty to success.

UF Department of Industrial and Systems Engineeringoffers BS, ME, MS, and PhD degrees. We have over 450 undergraduate students and 150 graduate students. The Department hosts active research in various application areas including healthcare systems, energy systems, finance, transportation systems and supply chain systems. We also currently host methodological research in data analytics, human-systems, optimization and stochastic analysis. Individuals joining ISE will discover many opportunities to engage in interdisciplinary work across campus and will find a strong dedication to excellence in research and education. More information about the department can be found at

The Herbert Wertheim College of Engineeringis currently implementing a major expansion of its faculty and is investing in state-of-the-art facilities to support interdisciplinary research and to enhance engineering education delivery. As part of this expansion plan, the College will reach 300 faculty members in the near future. For more information about these initiatives, please visit The University of Florida is one of the top-10 best public universities, according to the 2018 U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges rankings.

University of Floridacounts among its greatest strengths -- and a major component of its excellence - that it values broad diversity in its faculty, students, and staff and creates a robust, inclusive and welcoming climate for learning, research and other work. UF is committed to equal educational and employment opportunity and access and seeks individuals of all races, ethnicities, genders and other attributes who, among their many exceptional qualifications, have a record of including a broad diversity of individuals in work and learning activities. The selection process will be conducted in accord with the provisions of Florida's 'Government in the Sunshine' and Public Records Laws. Search committee meetings and interviews will be open to the public, and applications, resumes, and many other documents related to the search will be available for public inspection. The University of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Advertised Salary:

Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Minimum Requirements:

PhD degree in Industrial & Systems Engineering or a related discipline.

Preferred Qualifications:None

Special Instructions to Applicants:

For consideration, interested candidates must submit an application package at This package will consist of a cover letter, a statement of research interests, a statement of teaching interests, a statement of interest and experience in working with diverse and under-represented groups in engineering, and a detailed curriculum vita, together with contact information for at least three academic references. Review of applications will begin immediately with the first full committee screening occurring on August 31, 2018. The search will continue until all positions are filled. The anticipated start date for positions is January 1, 2019 with some flexibility based on individual needs. For additional questions, you may contact the search committee chair Dr. Yongpei Guan

Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end date.

Final candidate will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered "official" if a designation of "Issued to Student" is visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at

The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call 352/392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 800/955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law.

Health Assessment Required:No

Advertised:15 May 2018Eastern Daylight Time

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