College of Business and Management


Department of Management

Management: Business Analytics/Business Statistics/Operations Management

The College of Business and Management at Northeastern Illinois University invites applications for one tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant/Associate Professor rank in management. This positions will start in Fall 2019, pending final funding approval.

Minimum requirement: Applicants should have received a Ph.D./D.B.A degree in an appropriate teaching field from an AACSB-accredited school by the starting date of appointment. ABDs will be considered for a non-tenure-track initial appointment.

Qualifications: The successful candidate should be able to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in the quantitative areas of business analytics, business statistics and operations management; conduct quality research; and participate in service activities to NEIU community. Demonstrated potential for excellence in teaching and research is required. Relevant business experience will also be helpful. 

Send an application letter, vitae, copy of transcripts, the names and contact information of at least three references, most recent student evaluations, and sample research work electronically (via email: to Dr. Jian Li, Chair, Management and Marketing Department, College of Business and Management, Northeastern Illinois University, 5500 N. St. Louis Ave., Chicago, IL 60625. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. 

About Northeastern Illinois University

Founded in 1867, Northeastern Illinois University enrolls about 9,000 students through the College of Arts and Sciences, the Daniel L. Goodwin College of Education, the College of Business and Management and the College of Graduate Studies and Research. Northeastern is regarded as the most diverse public comprehensive university in the Midwest and is designated by the U.S. Department of Education as a Hispanic-Serving Institution. Northeastern offers more than 40 undergraduate degree and certificate programs and more than 50 graduate degree, certificate, licensure and endorsement programs.

Northeastern’s Main Campus is located on 67 acres in a residential area on the Northwest Side of Chicago. The University has three additional locations in the metropolitan area: the Jacob H. Carruthers Center for Inner City Studies, El Centro and the Center for College Access and Success. Northeastern also is a founding member of the University Center of Lake County consortium campus in suburban Lake County, north of Chicago. 


Northeastern Illinois University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and invites applications from Women, Minorities, Veterans and Persons with Disabilities, as well as Other Qualified Individuals. Northeastern Illinois University's positions are contingent upon the University's receipt of its State of Illinois appropriation.