Sunday, September 19, 2010

[DMANET] Faculty positions @ ISE-Lehigh

Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA

The department invites applications for two faculty positions, one
tenure-track at the Assistant Professor level and one at the level of
Full or Associate Professor. We welcome applications from individuals
with strong backgrounds in any ISE-relevant discipline, including
industrial engineering, operations research, systems engineering, and
computer science. Candidates for the junior position with strength in
Large Scale Computational Optimization that utilizes high-performance
computing and/or expertise in energy, healthcare, bioinformatics, or
similar application areas are especially encouraged to apply. Candidates
for the senior position with strengths in healthcare, bioinformatics,
bioengineering or similar application areas are especially encouraged to
apply. The candidate must demonstrate a strong commitment to
undergraduate and graduate education, conduct an active research program
with strong external support, and be willing to explore
interdisciplinary research opportunities within the college and university.

Established in 1926, the ISE Department currently has 17 full-time
faculty members, about 150 undergraduate and 165 graduate students, 40
of whom are Ph.D. students. We offer comprehensive research and
education programs at the B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. levels. The ISE faculty
maintains an outstanding international reputation in a variety of
research areas. Active research topics include discrete optimization,
non-linear optimization, interior point methods, conic linear
optimization, high performance computing, financial optimization,
telecommunications, and a variety of topics in logistics and supply
chain analysis.

Review of applications for the junior position will begin December 1,
2010 and will continue until the positions are filled. Review of
applications for the senior position will be done on a rolling basis and
will continue until the position is filled. Please visit our department
web site and follow the appropriate application
submission link. The application should include a cover letter, a
statement of research and teaching interests, a curriculum vita, names
and addresses of at least three references, and representative research
paper(s). Inquiries about the senior position may be addressed to Prof.
Ted Ralphs, and for the junior position to Prof. Robert

Tamás Terlaky, George N. and Soteria Kledaras '87 Endowed Chair Professor.
Chair, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
P.C. Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Science
Lehigh University, Harold S. Mohler Laboratory
200 West Packer Avenue, Bethlehem, PA 18015-1582
Phone: (610) 758-4050
Fax: (610) 758-4886

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