Friday, October 14, 2016

[DMANET] Faculty position at MEF University, Istanbul, Turkey



*Industrial Engineering Faculty Position*

The Department of Industrial Engineering at MEF University invites
applications for a full-time faculty position at all ranks to start in
Spring 2017. The candidate is expected to hold a Ph.D. degree in Industrial
Engineering, Operations Research, Management Sciences or in a closely
related field.

Candidates should demonstrate potential for outstanding research and the
promise of excellent teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The
successful candidate will be expected to develop a program of funded
research in his or her area of expertise. Faculty duties include research,
teaching at undergraduate and graduate levels and supervising undergraduate
and graduate students. The department welcomes candidates who preferably
have background and interests in one or more of the following areas: data
analytics, manufacturing, supply chain management, simulation, stochastic
processes, and health care.

MEF University is a private non-profit foundation university in Istanbul,
Turkey, established in 2012. The university aims to become a cutting-edge
research university with world-class scholars and educators. The language
of education is English and the teaching method employed is primarily the
"Flipped Classroom" model, where classes enable an active learning
environment and develop systems-thinking and problem solving skills in the
students. The prospective faculty members are expected to implement the
Flipped Classroom pedagogy. More information about the department and the
university can be found at

Curriculum vitae should be submitted alongside a teaching statement, a
research statement, and names and contact information of three references
to the recruitment chair, Prof. Erhan Erkut (
Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.

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