31 Dec 2019
1 year postdoc at LIX and L2S
We are looking for a candidate for a one-year non-renewable postdoctoral position over a joint DigiCosme-funded project between the Laboratoire d'Informatique de l'Ecole Polytechnique (LIX) and the Laboratoire des Signaux et Systemes a Centrale-Supelec (L2S), both on the plateau de Saclay, France (a 1h commuter train ride from Paris).
The project is titled "SparseWars. Episode II: Parsimony Battles". The broad topic is compressed sensing. We want to find out whether (and how) random projections can help solve recovery problems faster, in the framework of basis pursuit and sparse coding.
An approximate estimation of the net monthly salary is 2200EUR/month. The
recruitment has to be finalized by 31st dec 2019.
All queries to be directed to leoliberti at gmail.com
In order to apply, send a single PDF containing: (i) academic (long) CV with list of publications; (ii) motivation letter. Make sure you mention your academic website with downloadable publications in your CV/motivation letter.
Matthieu Kowalski, LS2
Leo Liberti, CNRS LIX
01 Nov 2019
PhD in operations research and data science
We are looking for a highly motivated candidate for a PhD in operations research and data science. The PhD is in collaboration with Padam (www.padam.io), a company working on a turnkey platform and developing simulation tools for on-demand transportation systems.
At the interface of 2 hot and trend topics, the project will be oriented on the following aspects:
- The design of exact and heuristics algorithms for routing problems to efficiently tackle instance of the company
- The use of original data science and probabilistic methods to improve routing decisions
To achieve this goal, the candidate will have to suggest novel algorithms combining advanced optimization techniques (e.g. mathematical programming models, hyper- and meta- heuristics) with robust and data-driven optimization techniques.
Applicants should have (or be about to finish) a relevant master degree. Good knowledge of operations research techniques (integer linear programming, graphs etc.) and data science/machine learning tools are strongly recommended. The applicant should also have good programming skills in any programming language. Expertise in working with a unix-like system (e.g. ubuntu) and knowledge in database models will be appreciated.
The PhD thesis will take place in 2 locations:
- Paris XIII University - 99, av. Jean-Baptiste Clément - 93430 Villetaneuse
- Padam - 34 boulevard Sebastopol - 75001 Paris
For more information contact:
Emiliano Traversi email@example.com
Roberto Wolfler Calvo firstname.lastname@example.org
|Paris XIII University, Villetaneuse
31 Oct 2019
Zalando Ph.D. Fellowship Program (internship for PhD students)
We are building the most intelligent pricing strategy in fashion industry.
Operating in more than 15 markets and having a complex logistics.
Our aim is to bring together the power of pricing and forecasting in-order to steer our sales and improve our customer experience in all markets.
The Zalando PhD Fellowship Program is designed to encourage and support promising PhD students who are engaged in innovative and relevant research in areas related to computer science and machine learning and in general artificial intelligence (AI) at an accredited university.
The program is open to students in any year of their PhD study and is flexible with respect to start and end dates of the internship.
Applications are evaluated based on the strength of the student’s research statement, publication record and their programming skills.
We accept applicants from around the world.
Optimization layer within a neural network
Directly learning the gradient of a function from data
PDE based time-series forecaster
WHERE YOUR EXPERTISE IS NEEDED
Apply state of the art deep learning methods such as having an optimization layer within the forecaster network
Multi-task learning with more than 400K tasks and graph learning to solve our real-world problems in pricing and forecasting
Graph learning to reveal article interactions
Apply technologies and tools proficiently to maximize output and efficiency
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR
Senior PhD students with a strong background in mathematics
Fluent in Python programming
Knowledgeable about state of the art deep learning solutions and familiar with optimization algorithms
Proficiency in English
PERKS AT WORK
Acquire stakeholder management skills in a fast paced e-commerce environment
Large amount of data and one of the best ML infrastructure in Europe
Centrally located offices, municipality services, flexible working times, free beverages and fruits, diverse sports and health offerings
A workplace run on trust, empowerment and feedback; positive, inspiring working atmosphere
A full-time, paid internship for at least 4 months, starting ASAP
We celebrate diversity and are committed to building teams that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.
Zalando is Europe’s leading online platform for fashion, connecting customers, brands and partners across 17 markets. We drive digital solutions for fashion, logistics, advertising and research, bringing head-to-toe fashion to more than 23 million active customers through diverse skill-sets, interests and languages our teams choose to use.
Job Category: More Central & Business Roles
Experience Level: Internship / Working Students
Reports to: Principal Data Scientist
Team Size: 5-10
Contact Recruiter Joanna Litwin - E-Mail: email@example.com
Please note that all applications must be completed using the online form - we do not accept applications via e-mail.
15 Oct 2019
Post Doctoral Position in Logistics and Supply Chain Management
The Engineering Management and Decision Sciences division at the College of Science and Engineering, Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) - Qatar seeks applications for a Post-Doctoral Position in the area of Logistics and Supply Chain and Operations Management to start as soon as possible. The position is typically for one year with possibility of additional yearly extensions depending on the research performance of the Post-Doctoral researcher. The position is full-time at HBKU in Qatar and a competitive financial package of about $88,000 (tax free) per year is provided. Review of applicants will begin immediately. The posting is expected to remain open until the position is filled.
Required Qualifications & Skills for the Post Doc positions
· Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering, Operations Research, Supply Chain Management or related field from a reputable university
· Applicants should have strong modeling and mathematical skills as well as coding and mastering appropriate optimization and simulation packages
· Applicants must be active researchers with demonstrated good record of scholarly journal publications in one of the above-mentioned research streams or related topics
· English language proficiency is a must.
To apply, please e-mail your curriculum vita, to Dr. chefi Triki at firstname.lastname@example.org
Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU), a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science, and Community Development (QF), was founded in 2010 to continue fulfilling QF’s vision of unlocking human potential. HBKU is a homegrown research and graduate studies University that acts as a catalyst for positive transformation in Qatar and the region while having a global impact.
|Hamad Bin Khalifa University
15 Oct 2019
Tenure Track position in Discrete Mathematics
You will be a member of the discrete mathematics group. Many important activities in mathematics are organized on a national level in the Netherlands. We are actively involved in these national efforts, for instance through the national research cluster DIAMANT and the NETWORKS programme. We also contribute to the national programme Mastermath by offering courses on a master/PhD level.
|UvA’s Faculty of Science, Amsterdam
02 Oct 2019
Borsa della durata di 8 mesi (scadenza 2 ottobre 2019, ore 13.30) sulla gestione ottimizzata del controllo glicemico nel paziente perioperatorio. La sede
di lavoro e' Firenze (Careggi e Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell'Informazione).
Per ulteriori informazioni potete contattare:
Paola Cappanera (email@example.com) o Maddalena Nonato (firstname.lastname@example.org)
|Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Careggi, Firenze
02 Oct 2019
PostDoc position at LUISS
The Department of Economics and Finance at LUISS has some openings for postdocs two of them on the following research projects:
- Stochastic methods in algorithmic game theory, Prof. Marco Scarsini.
A notice of competition by way of comparative evaluation is hereby issued for the awarding of 1 research grant at the Department of Economics and Finance of Luiss Guido Carli in the scientific area of Mathematics.
- Games on networks and Markov chains, Prof. Marco Scarsini.
A notice of competition by way of comparative evaluation is hereby issued for the awarding of 1 research grant at the Department of Economics and Finance of Luiss Guido Carli in the scientific area of Mathematics.
|Department of Economics and Finance at LUISS
01 Oct 2019
Postdoc position on ERC CoG CoCoSym
We are looking for a highly motivated and creative post-doctoral researcher
to work on the ERC funded project Symmetry in Computational Complexity
(CoCoSym) under the supervision of Libor Barto at the Department of
Algebra, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University, Prague.
The project concerns the complexity and approximability of fixed-template
constraint satisfaction problems over finite domains and their
generalization to infinite domains and weighted relations.
The duration of the position will be between one and three years. The
starting day is flexible, applications will be considered until the
position is filled. The position carries no teaching load. The position is
fully funded from the ERC grant, funding for conference travel is also
Applicants should send a CV, a statement of research experience and
interests, and a list of publications (that may include a short annotation
of at most three of their best papers) in a single PDF file to Libor Barto (
email@example.com). Applicants should also arrange for at least two
recommendation letters to be sent directly to the same email address.
Informal inquiries are welcome.
|Charles University, Prague.
30 Sep 2019
One postdoc position within the ERC Advanced Grant project "Algorithmic and
Mechanism Design Research in Online Markets" (AMDROMA) led by Stefano
Leonardi is available at Sapienza University of Rome.
The project AMDROMA considers research questions in algorithms and
mechanism design that are central for large-scale online markets. The focus
of the work will be on the development of new algorithmic data analysis
methods for online and streaming computation in clustering and matching.
The project also intends to apply these new methods to provide algorithmic
solutions for online market applications under various constraints such as
fairness, privacy, truthfulness, etc. The research will focus on
theoretical investigation, data driven modeling, and experimental
The research work will be carried on under the supervision of Prof. Stefano
Leonardi and Dr. Chris Schwiegelshohn.
Postdocs of AMDROMA are expected to contribute in defining research
problems of interest of the project, finding and analyzing novel solutions,
writing research papers, and collaborating with PhD students and other
postdoctoral researchers. Applicants should hold a PhD or be close to
complete a PhD in computer science, computer engineering, or related
There are two levels for the position: Junior and Senior Postdoctoral
Researcher. Fresh PhDs will be considered for the first level and everybody
else for both levels.
The position can start as soon as possible. The position can be extended up
to three years. Salary is competitive at the European level.
Applications including a CV and a statement of research should be sent to
Stefano Leonardi firstname.lastname@example.org
|Sapienza University of Rome
30 Sep 2019
OR specialist position at Optit
Optit (www.optit.net) is looking for young talents in OR to reinforce its OR team.
You will join a fast growing group of skilled OR specialist, working closely with data scientists (BI, ML, ..), a full stack internal SW development factory and business consultants, to qualify, design, develop and deliver top notch DSS in Energy & Utilities, Logistics and Transportation, Services and other industries, in Italy and abroad.
We expect good modelling and implementation skills, passion for innovation and application of OR in the real world, teamworking and entrepreneurship. We offer a stimulating and dynamic working environment, growth opportunities, international vision.
Our offices are based in Bologna and Cesena, but we may consider adoption of flexible smart working approach.
30 Sep 2019
The Max Planck Institute for Informatics is looking for excellent
female computer scientists, offering them PostDoc positions to develop
their scientific ideas without exertion of influence. The PostDoc
positions are funded by the Lise Meitner Award. It is a two-year
tax-free postdoctoral research fellowship including business expenses.
This grant is according to the fellowship rules of the Max Planck
Society: it usually amounts to 3,000 Euro/month and is completed by
compensation for business expenses of 10,000 Euro/year.
Fellows will be chosen based on the strength of their academic
background and research credentials. Applications should include a CV,
a cover letter, a publication list, a short research plan (one page is
enough), and two references, that will be contacted later to provide
|Max Planck Institute (MPI) for lnformatics, Saarbrücken
30 Sep 2019
Multiple Postdoc positions available at Université libre de Bruxelles
(ULB), Brussels, Belgium
Flexible start date. Research will be conducted within the Algorithms Group
The positions would be to work on a project entitled “Efficient data
structures and algorithms for modern computing devices in the age of big
data.” with Prof. John Iacono (http://di.ulb.ac.be/algo/iacono/).
Candidates are expected to have expertise and a history of publications in
one or more of the following: algorithms, data structures, algorithm
engineering, algorithms for modern hardware.
Applications (cover letter and CV) should be sent to postdoc@JohnIacono.com.
30 Sep 2019
Post Doctoral Position (1 year)
Development of an integrated decision support system (DSS) for the management of irrigation distribution systems.
The aim is to obtain an increase in crop yield, minimize water waste and optimize the functioning of the hydraulic network by means of appropriate optimal irrigation scheduling.
Reference e-mail: email@example.com
|University of Bologna
25 Sep 2019
Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica (CWI) (Amsterdam) has vacancies in the Networks and Optimization research group for two talented PhD students / Early Stage Researchers on the subject of Polynomial Optimization, Efficiency through Moments and Algebra within the research consortium POEMA.
POEMA is a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network (2019-2022), which offers 15 PhD positions within the full consortium, including two at CWI. Its goal is to train scientists at the interplay of algebra, geometry and computer science for polynomial optimization problems and to foster scientific and technological advances, stimulating interdisciplinary and intersectoriality knowledge exchange between algebraists, geometers, computer scientists and industrial actors facing real-life optimization problems.
The proposed PhD projects are investigating the development of new algebraic and geometric methods combined with computer algebra techniques for global non-linear optimization problems and their applications. The PhD positions at CWI will focus on polynomial optimization problems with applications to combinatorial optimization and quantum information theory.
The positions are expected to start from October 2019 (at the latest per 1 January 2020).
15 Sep 2019
Data Scientist (Operational Research)
Microlise is one of Europe's largest telematics and transport management
solutions providers with the HQ in Nottingham, Our mission is to empower
our customers such as Tesco, Sainsbury's, DHL, ASDA, Waitrose, Co-op, Eddie
Stobart, Royal mail, MAN, DAF, TATA to reduce their costs and environmental
impact by maximising the efficiency of their transportation operations. We
achieve this with our great employees who continue to develop and deploy
innovative, industry-leading technology solutions and services that enable
our customers to optimise fleet utilisation and driver performance, to
reduce costs and to improve service delivery.
The Data Science and Research team which consists of four PhD-level Data
Scientists, a Junior Data Scientist and a senior Research Programmer
collaborate with a number of universities on various R&D projects and
MSc/PhD research studies as well as work on a great variety of
collaborative R&D projects with partners and customers globally in the area
of Operational Research, Predictive modelling, Analytics, and Artificial
31 Aug 2019
Ph.D./Post-doc positions in OR and OR/ML in Montreal
Applications for fully funded Ph.D. and post-doc positions in
Montreal in the domain of Operations Research, as well as in the
intersection between Operations Research and Machine Learning.
These positions aim at advancing the collective capabilities to model and solve
hard optimization problems and the understanding of how external data
sources and real-time data can be used to improve the decision-making
* Research Topics
Research topics may be aligned with the interests of the students. Several
pre-defined research projects are also available (some of them in
collaboration with industrial partners). Topics may generally include the
- Large-scale optimization for dynamic (combinatorial) planning problems
(e.g. Benders decomposition, Column Generation, Lagrangian Relaxation)
- Optimization under uncertainty (e.g. stochastic programming, robust
optimization, improvement of uncertainty sets and scenario generation
through external data)
- Improvement of (à priori and real-time) planning through integration of
external data sources via machine learning
- OR based algorithms to efficiently solve machine learning problems
Research applications may include domains such as Logistics and
Transportation (e.g., vehicle sharing systems, facility location, network
design), Telecommunications, and Revenue Management (e.g., assortment
planning; discrete choice models).
>>> Particularly applications are invited for a post-doc position on machine
learning and optimization for high-frequency limit-order book data.
This position is at the Department of Finance at HEC Montréal
and interested candidates are encouraged to apply as soon as possible. <<<
* Research supervision and environment
The students will work under the supervision of Dr. Sanjay Dominik Jena,
professor at the Department of Management and Technology (
mantech.esg.uqam.ca) at the Management School of Université du Québec à
Montréal (École des Science de la Gestion, UQAM). Sanjay Dominik Jena is
also member of the worldwide renowned research center CIRRELT (
www.cirrelt.ca) and the Canada Exellence Research Chair in Data Science for
Real-time Decision-making (www.cerc-datascience.polymtl.ca). Students may
be co-supervised by other members of these research centers and will be
registered either at the joint Ph.D. program in Management (including ESG
UQAM, HEC Montréal, McGill and Concordia) or at the respective university
of the other supervisor(s).
Montreal is a dynamic Metropolis, located in the province of Québec,
Canada. The city is bilingual (French/English) and known for its
international atmosphere. Montreal offers a vibrate research environment,
hosting five major universities and several research centers in the domains
of Operations Research and Machine Learning. The successful candidates will
be working in one of the above-mentioned research centers.
* Candidate profile
Students are expected to carry out top-level research. They will develop
efficient solution algorithms to difficult planning problems such as those
in the above-listed domains. Candidates for a PhD position should have a
Masters degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science, Operations Research,
Applied Mathematics, or a related field. Candidates for post-doc positions
should have a PhD in the aforementioned domains. All candidates should
belong to the top of their academic classes and demonstrate good
programming and mathematical skills. Experience in mathematical
programming, machine learning, or data analysis is an asset. Candidates
should possess a good level of written and oral English. Even though they
may eventually learn French during their stay, French knowledge is not
* Application procedure
Interested candidates should send their application package electronically
to Sanjay Dominik Jena (firstname.lastname@example.org). The application should
contain the following documents:
- Cover letter explaining the motivation to perform a Ph.D. in one of the
domains mentioned above in Montreal, your research interests, as well as
your preferred starting date
- Detailed curriculum vitae with list of publications (if any)
- Grade records of Bachelor and Master programs
- Reference letters or contact details of references (one of them should be
the supervisor of the candidate's Master studies)
- results of GRE or GMAT (if available)
If you have further questions regarding these positions, possible research
topics, etc., please contact Sanjay Dominik Jena (email@example.com).
For a start in January 2020, admission deadline is end of August 2019 at
most of the universities. We therefore encourage to apply early, since, if
considered for the entry at a Business school, a GRE/GMAT will be required
which takes some time of preparation. Post-doc positions do not have
specific starting dates.
|UQAM, CIRRELT and HEC Montréal
31 Aug 2019
PostDoc position for a project on lastmile with crowdsourcing
Delivery of products purchased by online customers is an increasingly important problem for e-commerce companies, representing a substantial para of their costs. The final step --- last mile delivery, which conveys the product to the customer --- is a key stage in the process.
Several business models proposed recently exploit the concept of crowdsourcing in which, in addition to professional couriers, ordinary citizens are invited to participate in the delivery process. However, current models present a set of weaknesses and do not adequately address many of the concerns associated with real-world implementation.
This project will address such concerns. The main concept is to have in-store customers delivering parcels on their way home to customers that ordered on-line, besides maintaining a backup of professionals for delivering the remaining parcels. This approach will reduce environmental impacts and urban congestion at low marginal cost to the company.
The underlying problem associated to LastMile can be modeled as a mixed-integer optimization problem. The most elementary models are deterministic, but for realistic outcomes they must be extended to stochastic contexts. We expect that the solution process will involve a intricate framework, making use of optimization solvers as well as ad hoc components specific to this problem.
An important part of the problem involves modeling the probability of acceptance for outsourcing tasks, as well as their impacts on delivery costs. This will involve dynamically analyzing data and extracting relevant information, making use of the state-of-the-art in machine learning.
•Modeling practically relevant situations yet unaddressed
•Researching new compensation schemes for guaranteeing sustainability of the models
•Researching efficient optimization algorithms for simultaneously matching parcels to couriers and optimizing the routes of the firm’s own fleet.
•Mathematical modeling and optimization
João Pedro Pedroso - http://orcid.org/0000-0003-1298-7191
Ana Viana - http://orcid.org/0000-0001-5932-5203
Xenia Klimentova - http://orcid.org/0000-0003-1085-0810
Pierre Hosteins - http://orcid.org/0000-0003-4186-9127
Katarzyna Gdowska - http://orcid.org/0000-0002-7964-3724
Abdur Rais - http://orcid.org/0000-0003-1906-9684
30 Aug 2019
PhD Student in Supply Chain Management and Business Analytics
A PhD student position, funded through a full-time research and teaching
assistantship, is available at HEC Liège – Management School of the
University of Liège.
The successful candidate will prepare a doctoral thesis in the fields of
operational research and supply chain management under the supervision of
Prof. Yasemin Arda. The thesis subject will be related to the current and
future research projects of the group on operational research methods
(mathematical modelling and optimization, stochastic programming,
combinatorial optimization, exact solution approaches (e.g.,
branch-and-price), heuristic solution approaches (e.g., metaheuristics),
etc.) and their applications in supply chain management (network design,
production planning, scheduling and sequencing, vehicle routing, pricing,
healthcare operations management, etc.).
20 Aug 2019
Fellowship (assegno) on Behavioral Analytics in Healthcare
Behavioural change is an important factor in the maintenance of health and well-being in a number of conditions; a change in a person's behaviour can often be an indication of a change in their health state. Monitoring behaviour and detecting change as part of self-management can therefore be an effective tool for the maintenance of stable health in chronic diseases.
By monitoring behaviour, changes that correlate to prodromes or early warning signs can be identified and corrective or preventative action taken early. The activity will be devoted to the characterization of common patterns and in the identification of pattern change in time series of behavioral data. In particular, the development of data visualization techniques, clusting models and anomaly detection in behavioral data will be required.
|University of Milano Bicocca
16 Aug 2019
PhD position: Optimization of Power-to-Hydrogen system under uncertainty
Hydrogen is the only carbon-free storable fuel. When combined with
renewable energy sources (wind, solar, hydro, wave and tidal), it has the
potential to become one of the main contributors of a sustainable future as
a green energy vector. The project aims to handle dynamic management of a
decentralized Power-to-Hydrogensystem where electricity is converted into
hydrogen fuel for a zero-emission mobility. Multiple economic agents with
conflicting interests are involved in the renewable electricity-based
hydrogen supply chain.
This PhD thesis will focus on bilevel modeling the Stackelberg game played
between two decision makers: a renewable energy supplier and a hydrogen
asset operator. The former competes in a day-ahead energy spot market and
offers other services (such as ancillary services) besides energy while
facing an uncertain energy generation, changing spot prices and a varying
demand. The latter focuses on producing hydrogen while respecting
operational constraints and limitations at a minimum cost.
Bilevel programs are inherently hard to solve, especially under
uncertainty. Therefore, there will be a strong emphasis on finding
efficient exact and/or heuristic solution methodologies. Different types of
real-life or realistic data will be available for testing.
We are offering a 3-year CIFR PhD thesis at PersEE Innovation, a Lyon-based
startup company (Sezin Afsar), in collaboration with Ecole des Ponts
ParisTech (Michel De Lara).
Keywords: supply chain, renewable energy, hydrogen, stochastic
optimization, bilevel optimization, game theory
Required Technical Skills:
• Master’s degree or equivalent in Industrial Eng, Computer Science,
Applied Math or any relevant subject from a European institution
• Experience in Python/C/C++ and solvers such as GAMS, CPLEX or Gurobi
• General knowledge of mathematical programming and optimization. Expertise
in stochastic and integer programming is an advantage.
• Familiarity with at least one of relevant fields (energy systems and
renewable energy, supply chain management, metaheuristics…)
• Adaptability to team work
• Curiosity and enthusiasm to learn
• Being open to new ideas and innovations
• Willingness to contribute to a cleaner future
• Speaking French is a plus
Candidates may send their CV, transcript, motivation letter and references
to firstname.lastname@example.org until 16/08. Start date will be 01/12
15 Aug 2019
n. 2 posti di Ricercatore a tempo determinato tipologia B
||Dip. Ingegneria Informatica, Automatica e Gestionale "Antonio Ruberti" Roma
02 Aug 2019
PhD in Information and Communication Technologies for Health (ICTH)
The Operations Research Group of the Department of Electrical Engineering and Information
Technology, University “Federico II” of Naples, announces the following three years PhD
- INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY FOR HEALTH (ITCH)
Applications of foreign students and students coming out of University of Naples will be
considered of high priority.
The PhD programme includes a curriculum in Operations Research for students with background in
optimization and computer science. The OR topics of the PhD positions will be both
methodological and applicative, with particular emphasis on integer/network optimization and data
science for healthcare.
Be careful that two application options are available.
1) 12 positions for Italian and foreign students: the selection of the applicants will be based on the
preliminary assessment of the qualifications, and then on an oral colloquium (to be done on place in
2) 2 positions for foreign students, graduated out of Italy and not living in Italy: the selection of the
applicants will be based on the preliminary assessment of the qualifications and then on an oral
colloquium (to be done either on place or via Skype call).
More detailed information about the available positions can be found at the address:
|University of Naples “Federico II” – Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology (UNINA-DIETI)
02 Aug 2019
PhD in Information Technology and Electrical Engineering (ITEE)
The Operations Research Group of the Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, University “Federico II” of Naples, announces the following three years PhD programme:
The PhD Programme in
- INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING (ITEE)
The PhD programme includes a curriculum in Operations Research for students with background in optimization and computer science. The OR topics of the PhD positions will be both methodological and applicative, with particular emphasis on integer/network optimization and data science for logistics, transportation, communication networks and healthcare systems.
Be careful that the application options for the programme are different!
- INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING (ITEE).
1) 14 positions for Italian and foreign students: the selection of the applicants will be based on a preliminary assessment of the qualifications, and then on a written exam and an oral colloquium (both to be done on place in Naples).
2) 1 position for foreign students, graduated out of Italy and not living in Italy: the selection of the applicants will be based on the preliminary assessment of the qualifications and then on an oral colloquium (to be done either on place or via Skype call).
|University "Federico II" of Naples, Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology (DIETI-UNINA)
01 Aug 2019
The School of Computer Science at Ariel University invites
applications for Post-doctoral Fellowships in Combinatorics for two
years, with a possibility of extension for an additional year,
starting October 1, 2019 (the starting date is negotiable). The
successful applicant will work with Prof. Dan Hefetz on the ISF funded
project "Topics in Probabilistic Combinatorics".
We welcome applications from candidates specializing in Combinatorics,
who (will) have completed a Ph.D. degree in Mathematics or Computer
Science by September 30, 2019 (but not earlier than October 1, 2012).
Preference will be given to applicants with a proven track record in
some areas of Probabilistic Combinatorics.
Post-doctoral Fellowships are strictly research positions and do not
carry any teaching responsibilities.
Stipends for a one year fellowship are approximately 132,000 Israeli
Shekels and are commensurable with entry level academic salaries in
Candidates should arrange the following application materials to be
sent to Dan Hefetz at email@example.com. Informal enquiries about the
positions can be sent to the same email address.
- List of publications
- Research statement
- Three letters of recommendation to be sent directly by the reference writers
The deadline for applications is August 1, 2019.
|School of Computer Science at Ariel University
31 Jul 2019
Post Doctoral Fellowship in Computer Science
A postdoctoral position in computer science is available at the
Research Chair in Distributed Computing of the
Universite du Quebec en Outaouais, Canada,
under the supervision of Prof. Andrzej Pelc.
Requirements: * Ph.D. in Computer Science or Mathematics obtained between
October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2019
* Strong academic background in algorithms and graph theory.
* Strong research record and potential in one or more of the
- design and analysis of combinatorial algorithms
- algorithmic aspects of distributed and parallel computing
- algorithms for interconnection networks
- algorithmic aspects of fault tolerance
Further information about the
Research Chair in Distributed Computing, and
about topics related to prospective postdoctoral research
of the successful candidate can be obtained at:
Duties: Research in the above areas. NO teaching duties.
Knowledge of French is NOT necessary.
Duration: 12 months
Beginning: January 2020 (flexible)
Stipend: $40 000 per year (Canadian dollars).
Location: The Universite du Quebec en Outaouais is situated in Gatineau,
across the river from Ottawa. The National
Capital region of Ottawa offers a variety of possibilities
for cultural and sports activities (swimming, sailing, hiking,
skating, cross-country and downhill skiing). The campus of the
University of Quebec is a 10 min. drive from downtown Ottawa.
Applications including a detailed CV (with e-mail address),
a statement of research interests, a complete list of publications,
an abstract of Ph.D. Thesis and reprints (preprints) of 2 best papers
should be sent in a zipped file by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please arrange to have three letters of reference sent directly to the same
e-mail address. Deadline for applications and reference letters is July 31, 2019.
Informal enquiries at
|Université du Quebec en Outaouais, Gatineau