Monday, March 5, 2012

[DMANET] Full Professorship in Management Science

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RWTH Aachen University

Full Professor (chair, W3, tenured) in Management Science

School of Business and Economics

We are seeking qualified applicants for teaching and research in the
area of Management Science. The starting date is April 1, 2013 or
earlier. We expect an internationally outstanding research record with
publications in top-ranked operations research and management science
journals. A mathematical/quantitative background and an incline
towards applications is indispensable.

The successful candidate will closely collaborate with the chairs of
operations research and operations management. These three together
form the core of the school's new research area "operations research
and management." The applicant is expected to actively shape this area
and contribute to its success. This necessarily requires the
willingness and ability to collaborate with mathematicians, computer
scientists, and engineers in line with RWTH Aachen University's
mission of an integrated interdisciplinary technical university.

Teaching duties imply a participation in the school's mandatory
bachelor and master courses for students in business and economics,
engineering, mathematics, and computer science. The lecture
"quantitative methods" will be shared with other chairs of the

A university Ph.D. degree is required; additionally, Habilitation
(post-doctoral lecturing qualification), an exemplary record of
research achievement as an assistant / an associate / a junior
professor or university researcher and/or an outstanding career
outside academia are highly desirable. Ability in and commitment to
teaching are essential. German is not necessary to begin but will be
expected as a teaching language within the first 5 years.

The application should include supporting documents regarding success
in teaching.

Please send a cover letter stating research aims and a CV to:

RWTH Aachen
Dekan der Fakultaet fuer Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Prof. Dr. Oliver Lorz
Templergraben 55
52062 Aachen

The deadline for applications is March 31, 2012.

For informal inquiries please do not hesitate to contact (by email)
the chair of the search committee:

Prof. Dr. Marco Luebbecke

This position is also available as part-time employment per request.

RWTH Aachen University is certified as a family-friendly university
and offers a dual career program for partner hiring. We particularly
welcome and encourage applications from women, disabled people and
ethnic minority groups, recognizing they are underrepresented across
RWTH Aachen University. The principles of fair and open competition
apply and appointments will be made on merit.

The official text of the opening (in German) can be found here:
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