AIRO Young Opportunity

PhD positions in OR

(Academia)

Expires
26 May 2020
Institution
Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, University “Federico II” of Naples
Country
Italy
Description
The Operations Research Group of the Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, University “Federico II” of Naples, announces the following three years PhD programmes:

1. The PhD Programme in
- INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING (ITEE)
http://dottorato-itee.dieti.unina.it/index.php/it/

2. The PhD Programme in
- INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY FOR HEALTH (ITCH)
http://icth.dieti.unina.it/index.php/it/

Both the PhD programmes include 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.

The official announcement of the PhD programmes is now available at the address:
http://www.unina.it/didattica/post-laurea/dottorati-di-ricerca/english-version

The announcement reports all the required bureaucratic and formal requests.The deadline is on May 26th, 2020, 12.00 (CET).
http://www.unina.it/documents/11958/21938158/36th.cycle_call.for.application.pdf

The selection for all the positions will be based on assessment of the qualifications and oral examination (both made remotely).

- INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING (ITEE).
1) 12 positions for Italian and foreign studentsn.
2) 1 position for foreign students, graduated out of Italy and not living in Italy.

- INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY FOR HEALTH (ITCH)
1) 13 positions for Italian and foreign students.
2) 2 positions for foreign students, graduated out of Italy and not living in Italy.

The interested candidates are invited to send an email with their CV and a description of their interests to Antonio Sforza (antonio.sforza@unina.it), Maurizio Boccia (maurizio.boccia@unina.it) and Claudio Sterle (claudio.sterle@unina.it), for a preliminary assessment only aimed at giving them suggestions.

More detailed information about the available positions can be found at the address:
http://www.unina.it/documents/11958/21938158/36th.cycle_call.for.application_attach.A.pdf


Best regards,
Antonio Sforza (Full Professor in OR)
Maurizio Boccia (Associate Professor in OR)
Claudio Sterle (Associate Professor in OR)