Academic Staff – MEP Instructional

Dec 31, 2012
Jan 30, 2013
Employment Status
Full Time

Academic Staff – MEP Instructional
College of Management
Department of Operations and Management

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer; nine month academic year appointment; appointment date is August 26, 2013. Position is non-tenure-track; one-year contract with renewal intended, subject to funding and performance.

Master’s degree required. Demonstrated knowledge and ability to set-up and operate production and manufacturing equipment and processes, and manage various aspects of day-to-day operations environment. Candidate must exhibit the ability to teach at the post-secondary level.  Preferred: production and manufacturing work experience; related supervisory or management work experience; business start-up or entrepreneurial experience in manufacturing environment.

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, teaching INMGT-314 Manufacturing Enterprise Practicum and other courses related to Operations and Management.  Additional duties include management of manufacturing/production laboratory and supervising student laboratory assistants. 

The Operations and Management Department is housed in the College of Management and primarily serves undergraduate majors in Management, Business, Manufacturing Engineering, Engineering Technology, Construction, Packaging, Graphic Communications Management, as well as graduate majors in Training and Human Resource Development, Risk Control, and Operations and Supply Management. The department currently has 35 full-time and part-time faculty/staff and offers in excess of 50 courses and 100 different sections.

A member of the University of Wisconsin System, UW-Stout serves approximately 9,300 students in 20 graduate and 40 undergraduate programs. UW-Stout is a 2001 Malcolm Baldrige Award Recipient, supporting a progressive, learning-centered, quality-based educational environment that is focused on continuous improvement. A leader in adopting new technology, UW-Stout is a digital campus and all faculty and staff are required to use available technology in their positions including course delivery. Increasingly, courses are offered via alternative delivery methods and time frames. 

The university is located in Menomonie, situated in western Wisconsin, 60 minutes east of Minneapolis-St. Paul on Interstate 94; located in the scenic Chippewa Valley Region with a population base of more than 200,000. Menomonie is a city of 16,000 surrounded by lakes, streams and woodlands. For more information about the Chippewa Valley region, go to

As an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer, UW-Stout is committed to inclusive excellence and is actively seeking applications from individuals from diverse groups. In compliance with the Wisconsin Fair Employment Act, employment will be contingent upon a criminal background check.

It is the policy of UW Stout to provide reasonable accommodations to qualified applicants with disabilities.  If you need assistance, or accommodation in applying because of a disability, please contact us using the information below.  Employment opportunities will not be denied because of the need to make reasonable accommodations for a qualified individual's disability.

Unless confidentiality is requested, names of applicants must be released upon request.  Finalists cannot be guaranteed confidentiality.  

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All applications must be submitted online at by February 15, 2013.

Minimum academic year salary of $55,000.  The UW System provides an excellent benefits package including participation in the Wisconsin State retirement plan.

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Your application will not be considered complete until all required documents are attached and all required fields are completed.  Please note: Once you have submitted your application and attached materials you will not be able to go into the system and change them.  Applications MUST BE submitted online at:  Search for this position via either link:  UW-Stout Jobs Portal or

Please be sure you have included the following documents:
- Cover letter specifically addressing their experiences and its appropriateness to the position
- Current resumé
- Three (3) professional references with current email addresses/phones numbers who have current knowledge of the
   applicant’s abilities to perform in this position

Confidential inquiries and questions may be directed to:
Dr. Diane Olson, Committee Chair
Operations & Management Department
University of Wisconsin-Stout
Phone:  715-232-5129