Assistant/Associate Professor - Central Connecticut State University in New Britain Connecticut

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Central Connecticut State University

New Britain, Connecticut 06050

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Assistant/Associate Professor of Manufacturing and Technology Management [C-15041] Manufacturing and Construction Management Department

Central Connecticut State University’s Manufacturing & Construction Management Department invites applications for a full-time tenure-track Assistant or Associate position beginning fall 2015.  Rank will be determined based on education and experience.  The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate courses in manufacturing and technology management and contribute actively and effectively to student growth, service, and scholarship.  Candidates are expected to be committed to multiculturalism and working with a diverse student body.  Duties include:

  • Teaching all levels of lecture and laboratory courses in manufacturing and technology management
  • Participate in curriculum development for undergraduate and graduate programs;
  • Advising of undergraduate students and graduate students
  • Support of extracurricular student activities, clubs and competitions
  • Developing an agenda of scholarly activities appropriate to the discipline
  • Commitment to serving a culturally diverse student body
  • Participation and service activities for the university, the profession, and program accreditation activities

Equivalent combination of training and experience may be considered.

Required Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Quality Engineering, Technology Management or Engineering Management or Industrial Engineering or closely related discipline (or expected completion of the Ph.D. degree within one year of hire; to be hired at the rank of assistant professor rank)
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills
  • Evidence of scholarly activity
  • Commitment to serving culturally diverse communities

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Quality Management, Supply Chain Management, Project Management, and/or Lean Management as related to manufacturing
  • Demonstrated skills in the use of software relevant to the identified knowledge areas
  • Industry work experience
  • Evidence of teaching experience at the college level

The University:  CCSU is one of four state universities with the Board of Regents for Higher Education Connecticut State Colleges & Universities.  Excellent professors and a wide array of academic programs prepare students for success in whatever field they choose.  CCSU’s motto is more than a slogan; it articulates the University’s commitment to students: “Start with a dream. Finish with a future.”  The Princeton Review selected CCSU as one of "The Best Northeastern Colleges."  CCSU serves approximately 12,200 students - 9,500 undergraduates, and 2,700 graduates.  CCSU is richly diverse: more than 20 percent of students are of traditional minority heritage.  Visit our web site at

The Community:  CCSU is located in New Britain, a city of some 70,000, within a 10-minute drive to the state capital in Hartford.  New Britain is home to the nationally recognized New Britain Museum of American Arts and offers a range of cultural opportunities, including the New Britain Symphony Orchestra, the New Britain Rock Cats (Double A professional baseball), two theatres, and an extensive park system.  The University is approximately two hours (by car) from both Boston and New York City.

Application & Appointment:  For full consideration, applications must be received by February 2, 2015.  Salary and rank are commensurate with education and experience.  To begin the application process, go to or click on the Apply Now button and submit the following in a single file and in the order given below:

  • Letter of interest addressing all the qualifications for the position
  • Current curriculum vitae
  • Names of three current professional references with mail and email addresses, and phone numbers
  • Unofficial copies of transcripts (redact SSN)
  • ABD candidates, a letter from thesis advisor stating anticipated date of completion is required.

No emailed or hard copies will be accepted.  Please redact any personally identifiable information (e.g., Social Security Number) on any documents submitted.

For more information contact Paul Resetarits, Search Committee Chair, at (860) 832-1834 or

Keyword Phrases

  • Lean
  • Quality
  • Supply Chain
  • Project Management
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Associate Professor
Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter