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Industrial Engineering Faculty Position at Ozyegin University

  • 1.  Industrial Engineering Faculty Position at Ozyegin University

    Posted 12 days ago

    Faculty of Engineering

    Ozyegin University, Istanbul, Turkey


    Industrial Engineering Faculty Position 


    Ozyegin University invites applications for all ranks in Industrial Engineering. A Ph.D. degree in Industrial Engineering, Operations Research, Systems Engineering, Operations Management or another closely related discipline is required. Applicants must have a strong commitment to teach at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, to conduct theoretical as well as applied research, and to develop and maintain active collaboration with industry. The potential for interaction with the faculty in the IE department and the Engineering Faculty will be a positive factor in the evaluation of the candidates.  The candidates for Assistant Professor position must demonstrate the ability to conduct internationally recognized research. For higher ranks, an outstanding track record of research and teaching accomplishments is expected.

    Ozyegin University is a private, not-for-profit university located in Istanbul, at the crossroads of Europe and Asia. Founded in 2008, Ozyegin University is a "Third Generation University" that facilitates the transformation of knowledge to value. Internationally competitive salaries and benefits are offered to qualified candidates. The language of education across the school is English. 

    The Faculty of Engineering currently offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in Industrial Engineering (MS, PhD) and Data Science (MS). The Industrial Engineering BS program includes the following specialization tracks: Manufacturing and Service Operations Management, Transportation and Logistics, Decision Support Systems, Finance and Data Science.  


    The IE department leads Industry 4.0 Excellence Center (in collaboration with Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Departments) facilitating multi-disciplinary research on smart manufacturing systems, Industry 4.0 applications for manufacturing, supply chain and logistics in collaboration with Industry partners. The department is also actively involved executive education, offering certificate and degree programs for a variety of sectors including manufacturing, logistics, telecommunications, and banking/finance. Therefore, candidates with research interests in smart manufacturing systems, data science, data-driven optimization, predictive modelling are particularly encouraged to apply.

    Candidates should submit a cover letter, together with their CV, teaching and research statements, up to five representative publications, and complete contact information of at least three professional references. Please direct questions and submit applications by e-mail to: Dr. Ali Ekici, (, +90-216-5649586). Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.

    Burcu Balcik
    Associate Professor
    Ozyegin University