The Department of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research at Columbia Engineering invites applications for several Lecturer in Discipline positions. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis with a start date of January 2019.
Lecturers in Discipline are full-time non-tenure-track faculty members who meet a need for instruction in specialized fields. The Industrial Engineering and Operations Research Department is committed to hiring outstanding teachers to support the growing needs of its exceptionally strong undergraduate and MS programs. The IEOR department promotes a culture of innovation and experimentation in teaching including blended and online learning environments.
We seek candidates with teaching interests in Financial Engineering, Data Science or Operations Research. A successful candidate will be involved in all aspects of the educational mission of the Department, which includes developing curriculum and courses for relevant graduate and undergraduate programs, executive programs for practitioners, and industry contacts for sponsored projects for experiential learning courses. Since this is a teaching position, applicants must have excellent teaching credentials and communication skills. Experience with blended and online learning and/or industry experience is a plus. Candidates must hold a PhD or its professional equivalent in Operations Research, Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Financial Mathematics, or related disciplines.
The Department is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.
For additional information and to apply, please see: http://engineering.columbia.edu/faculty-job-opportunities or http://pa334.peopleadmin.com/postings/1822. Applications should be submitted electronically and include the following: curriculum-vitae including a statement of teaching interests and plans, and contact information for three experts who can provide letters of recommendation. At least three of the letters of recommendation must address teaching ability. Candidates will be considered on a rolling basis. Candidates that are invited to interview will be required to give a 50-minute technical presentation. Applicants can consult www.ieor.columbia.edu for more information about the department.