Postdoc position

Prof. Jitamitra Desai
Job Description: 

The Division of Systems and Engineering Management (SEM) at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore invites applications for multiple post-doctoral positions, effective ideally in the August 2013 – January 2014 timeframe (or until the positions are filled). The initial appointment will be for a period of one year. This can be extended depending on the candidate’s research performance and budget availability. Candidates are required to have a PhD in Operations Research. The successful candidate will have demonstrated experience in optimization, particularly discrete, global and/or stochastic optimization, with related engineering and management applications. A strong background in computational optimization is preferred. Applicants should have a proven record of research publications in top-tier journals. Strong written and oral communication skills are expected.

Nanyang Technological University, located in Singapore, is one of the world's leading research universities, and has been consistently ranked in the top 50 in global world engineering rankings. Additional information about the university is available at Singapore has a population of more than 5 million, and is one of the most cosmopolitan cities in the world. If you are interested in applying for these positions, please send your CV and one sample publication to Prof. Jitamitra Desai (

Job Categories: 
Postdoctoral fellowships
Discrete optimization, Stochastic Optimization, Global Optimization