Le 04/12/2020 par Marcel Mongeau :
Postdoc Positions in Data Analytics and Optimization
Applications are invited for up to 2 postdoctoral fellowships in Data Analytics and Optimization
at the University of Waterloo. Each position is for one year with the possibility of extension. Both
positions will start as soon as they are filled.
The postdoctoral fellow(s) will join the research group at WANOPT, the Waterloo Analytics and
Optimization Lab, hosted within the Department of Management Sciences, Faculty of Engineering
and will work under the supervision of Prof. Samir Elhedhli and Prof. Fatma Gzara. WANOPT
provides a vibrant research environment with a focus on the theory and application of
optimization and analytics to engineering and management problems. Successful candidates will
have the opportunity to work on collaborative projects with industrial partners in supply chain
analytics, pandemic related logistics and distribution, and data-driven decision making.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Operations Research, Management Science, Industrial
Engineering, or related fields. Research and training in optimization or data analytics is required.
The application package should include a letter of intent, a CV, the contact information of two
references, and sample publications. The full application should be sent to
firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line "PDF application". Applications received by
December 22nd, 2020 will be given full consideration. Late applications will be accepted until the
positions are filled.
The University of Waterloo regards equity and diversity as an integral part of academic excellence
and is committed to accessibility for all employees. As such, we encourage applications from
women, persons with disabilities, Indigenous peoples, members of visible minorities, and others
who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. At Waterloo, you will have the
opportunity to work across disciplines and collaborate with an international community of
scholars and a diverse student body, situated in a rapidly growing community that has been
termed a “hub of innovation.”
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply, however Canadians and permanent residents
will be given priority.