Tuesday, June 6, 2017

[DMANET] Update to 4-year faculty PhD position at University Linz, Austria

* Update to previous post.
* Please note the new link to the application portal:

As the largest institution of research and education in Upper Austria,
the Johannes Kepler University Linz has over 20,000 enrolled students
and 3,000 employees. The JKU's four faculties offer over 60 academic
degree programs. In order to strengthen our team at the Faculty of
Social Sciences, Economics & Business, we announce an opening starting
October 1, 2017 for a

* 4-year PhD position
* (UniversitätsassistentIn, must
* hold a Diploma/Master's degree)
* at the Department of
* Production and Logistics Management

Job Reference Number: 3361

Job Duties:
- Conduct independent research on topics relevant to the institute and
publish the respective findings
- Present research results at international conferences
- Take part in the execution of institutional research projects
- Teach university-level courses and co-supervise Master's and Bachelor
- Participate in administrative tasks at the institute

Your Qualifications:
- Diploma/Master's degree in business science, economics, business
informatics, computer science, mathematics, statistics, or a related field
- Strong interest in research issues pertaining to production,
logistics, and supply chain management
- Experience in applying quantitative methods (combinatorial
optimization, linear programming, simulation, metaheuristics)
- Programming skills (preferred C/C++ or Java)
- Strong command of English (spoken and written)

The minimum salary in accordance with the collective agreement is €
2,731.00 gross per month (CA Job Grade: B1). If you have questions,
please contact: Univ. Prof. Sophie Parragh, Ph.D. (sophie.parragh@jku.at).

Application deadline: June 14, 2017.

The Johannes Kepler University wishes to increase the proportion of
academic female faculty and, for this reason, especially welcomes
applications by qualified women. If applicants are equally qualified, a
woman will be given preference for this position. The university
welcomes applications from qualified applicants with physical
disabilities. These applications will be given special consideration.
Prospective applicants interested in the multifaceted position are
requested to electronically send their applications via our online
portal http://jku.at/application to the Johannes Kepler University Linz,
Department of Human Resource Management, Altenberger Straße 69, A-4040
Linz. Please include "Job Reference Number 3361" in your application.
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