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Sessional Instructors, Operations and Supply Chain Management Courses, Fall 2018, Haskayne School of Business

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Job ID: 15860

Updated: July 13, 2018

Location: Main Campus

Position Description

The Haskayne School of Business invites applications for sessional instructors to teach the following courses in the area of Operations and Supply Chain Management during the Fall 2018 Session.

This semester runs from September 6 to December 7, 2018. Registrar Scheduled Final Exams are held from December 10 to 20, if applicable.

  • MGST 391 - Business Analytics
    TR 15:30 - 16:45 (possible 2nd lecture)

Business Analytics uses data, information technology, statistical analysis, and quantitative methods to build models that help managers gain improved insight about their business processes and make better, fact-based decisions. Students will analyze complex business problems and apply higher-level modeling techniques including optimization, simulation, decision analysis, queuing theory and forecasting.

  • OPMA 407 - Project Management
    W 18:30 - 21:15

The management of projects in a variety of settings such as software development and installation, disaster relief, new product development, advertising campaigns and financial auditing are examined. Material from the organizational, planning, technical, financial, informational, and logistical aspects of project management will emphasize the interdisciplinary nature of projects. Students learn the use of commercial computer software for planning and scheduling projects.


A graduate degree and/or work experience in a relevant area are required.

To apply, submit a letter of application to the attention of Osman Alp, Area Chair, Operations and Supply Chain Management Area. In support of your application, please provide the following in your application package:

  • Resume
  • Letter of Intent containing a discussion of relevant teaching and work experience in the field
  • Previous teaching evaluations, if applicable
  • Names of three references

Any additional information including a statement of teaching philosophy, previous instruction experiences, any restrictions such as scheduling constraints, etc. would help the selection committee in their selection process. Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered.

The amount of remuneration is calculated according to the Collective Agreement, Schedule B.  Please see the Faculty Association’s website for further information regarding conditions of employment and remuneration. While we accept all applications for this vacancy, we may have candidates with the right of first refusal as per Article 23.12.1 of the University of Calgary Faculty Association Collective Agreement

We thank you for your application.  Only successful applicants will be contacted.

The application deadline is July 12, 2018

The University of Calgary recognizes that a diverse staff/faculty benefits and enriches the work, learning and research experiences of the entire campus and greater community. We are committed to removing barriers that have been historically encountered by some people in our society. We strive to recruit individuals who will further enhance our diversity and will support their academic and professional success while they are here. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. In this connection, at the time of your application, please answer the following question: Are you a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada? (Yes/No)

Additional Information

To learn more about academic opportunities at the University of Calgary and all we have to offer, view our Academic Careers website. For more information about the Haskayne School of Business visit Careers in the Haskayne School of Business.

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