Wednesday, June 14, 2017

[DMANET] Assistant Professor position in Combinatorial Optimization, University of Twente

The University of Twente (The Netherlands) has an opening for a position as
assistant professor in the group Discrete Mathematics and Mathematical
Programming (4 years).

Our group consists of currently 8 permanent staff in research and teaching,
plus Postdocs and PhD students, covering a range of topics in

-Combinatorial & Mathematical Optimization,
-Design & Analysis of Algorithms,
-Algorithmic Game Theory.

We also work in different application areas such as energy, logistics,
as well as traffic networks. See also
Specifically, our group is engaged in a 'decentralized energy management'
initiative, where we develop mathematics and ICT to improve the efficiency
of energy and smart grid technology, matching energy supply to the
requested demand over time. See also

We look for a talented post-PhD with passion for research and teaching.
Your background should be in Mathematics, Theoretical Computer Science
or related areas. The new position is meant to strengthen the mathematical
foundations of our decentralized energy management team, so a background in
Combinatorial Optimization or Mechanism Design will help. What we offer is
an active research environment, with lots of opportunities for sparring your
new ideas with researchers with different backgrounds.

Please find the full job advertisement at!/vacature/1049712

Feel free to contact:
Johann Hurink (
Marc Uetz (

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