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Topic: Postdoctoral Position at the University of Minnesota 

1.  Postdoctoral Position at the University of Minnesota

Posted 26 days ago

Postdoctoral Position

University of Minnesota

Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering


Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Department of Industrial and Systems (ISyE) at the University of Minnesota ( The postdoctoral fellow will work closely with Professor Saif Benjaafar and other ISyE faculty and researchers on one or more collaborative projects in the broad areas of innovative operations, market analytics, and sharing economy.


The position requires someone with a strong background in operations research, operations management, economics, information systems, or other closely related fields.  Applicants with interests in either analytical or empirical work are encouraged to apply. The position is for one year, renewable up to 2 years.


Applicants should submit a personal statement describing their research interests and accomplishments, a detailed C.V., a sample paper, and at least two letters of reference. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To receive full consideration, please submit your application material no later than March 30, 2018.


Application material and reference letters should be submitted to Professor Saif Benjaafar via email at Requests for additional information should also be directed to Professor Saif Benjaafar.