View Full Version : Research and Teaching Assistant / Ph.D. Position (f/m/d) in Business Analytics and Operations Research

14-06-2021, 18:00
The Chair of Production Management (
https://www.bwl.uni-mannheim.de/en/stolletz/) in the Area Operations at the
Business School of the University of Mannheim invites applications for a
Ph.D. position. The starting date is 01.09.2021 or later. The Chair's
research focuses on the development of methods in Business Analytics and Operations Research, specifically

* Performance analysis and optimization of stochastic systems,
* Applications of AI methods, or

* Combinatorial or nonlinear optimization

with projects in Industry 4.0, airport operations, automotive production,
workforce planning, or management of distribution centers. Some projects are
funded by industry partners, the European Union, or the German science
foundation (DFG). Beside the work on a research project, the Ph.D. student
supports the team in teaching and administration.

The ideal candidate finished her/his studies (or is close to finishing) in
Business Analytics, Operations Management, Operations Research, Management
Science, Computer Science, Industrial Engineering, Mathematics or related
fields with very good results. Individuals with advanced skills in business
analytics, especially in stochastic modeling, in optimization algorithms, or
in artificial intelligence are encouraged to apply. High-potential
candidates are expected to have excellent English language skills or
excellent German language skills.

The University of Mannheim Business School is Germany's premier business
school and provides an outstanding international research environment. The
chair actively supports collaborations within the international research

The University of Mannheim is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified women
are therefore particularly encouraged to apply. Applicants with disabilities
are treated with preference given comparable qualification.

Please send your application with the usual documents (letter of motivation,
CV, overview of previous academic achievements, etc.) in written form or via
email until July 31st, 2021 to

University of Mannheim

Chair of Production Management

Prof. Dr. Raik Stolletz

68131 Mannheim

Phone: 0621 1811 578

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