Assistant/Associate Professor of Operations Management

University of Chicago School of Business


The University of Chicago Booth School of Business invites applications for tenure-track positions at the assistant or associate professor levels in operations management for the 2023-24 academic year.


Successful candidates will have outstanding research abilities and will be committed to achieving excellence in teaching operations management at the MBA level. The candidate must have obtained, or expect to obtain shortly, a PhD or equivalent degree in Operations Management, Operations Research, Management Science, Industrial Engineering, or a related field.

Application Instructions

Booth faculty will be available to interview prospective applicants during the INFORMS Annual Meeting, October 16-19, 2022.  To express an interest for an interview during INFORMS, please complete this form by Friday, September 16, 2022. Interested individuals attending the October conference are also encouraged to submit an application by September 16, 2022 using this site. You will be asked to submit two letters of reference (sent separately by the writer), a current vita, and copies of at most two research papers.

Applications will only be accepted at this site. We will begin formally reviewing applications on September 16, 2022 and strongly encourage you to submit all material by that date to ensure full and timely consideration.  We will continue to accept applications until January 31, 2023.

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