Tilburg Univeristy, Department of Econometrics and Operations Research

Position ID: TiU-PROF [#19724]
Position Title: Associate / Full Professor in Operations Research
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Tilburg, 5000 LE, Netherlands [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Operations Research or a related field
Application Deadline: (posted 2022/03/11, listed until 2022/09/11)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Econometrics and Operations Research of Tilburg School of Economics and Management, Tilburg University, invites applications for a full-time faculty position: Associate / Full Professor in Operations Research (OR).

Profile We are looking for an enthusiastic colleague who has a PhD degree in Operations Research or a related field, has excellent research qualities, as shown by a publication record in leading journals in Operations Research and/or related fields, and has an excellent track record in teaching.

The position will be embedded in the Department of Econometrics and Operations Research (EOR). The department EOR has three main research themes in OR, namely Deterministic OR, Stochastic OR and Game Theory. The OR research group is also active in applied projects, notably through the Zero Hunger Lab, which provides optimization and data science support to NGO’s and the United Nations. Members of the OR research group have won the prestigious INFORMS Edelman Award for applied OR on two separate occasions. In addition, the OR group performs more theoretical research, including the areas of mathematical optimization (both deterministic and stochastic, discrete and continuous), quantitative logistics, and cooperative game theory. The group has a good track record of acquiring funding for this theoretical work though funding agencies, both at the Dutch and EU levels.

We welcome all qualified applicants whose core interests align with those of the OR research group, but also seek to expand the expertise of our group in (the intersection of) Machine Learning and Optimization.

Job package The position comes with an attractive job package that features benefits including pension benefits, insurance discounts, ample vacation days, and end-of-year bonuses, to mention but a few. Academic personnel recruited from abroad may be eligible for a tax-free allowance for extraterritorial costs equal to 30% of their taxable salary. Application and interviews All applications should be submitted online at the website https://www.tilburguniversity.edu/about/working.

Complete applications should include a cover letter, CV, a publication list, teaching and research statements, evidence of excellent teaching performance, as well as contact details of at least two referees.

For more information, please contact the recruiting chair, Prof. Renata Sotirov, email: r.sotirov@tilburguniversity.edu

Initial interviews may be done via videoconferencing. Subsequent interviews with the most promising candidates will be scheduled through campus visits to Tilburg at mutually convenient time and place.

Review of applications begins on: May 16, 2022

The vacancy stays open until the position is filled.

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Contact: Renata Sotirov, +31134663178
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