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Multiple PhD positions with scholarship available in the ISE Dept. at Wayne State University for Fall 2022

  • 1.  Multiple PhD positions with scholarship available in the ISE Dept. at Wayne State University for Fall 2022

    Posted 01-24-2022 10:51
    Edited by Qingyu Yang 01-24-2022 10:53

    The department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Wayne State University welcomes applicants for multiple Ph.D. positions with full scholarship (GTA) for Fall 2022. The students will work in one of the research areas of Data Science, Optimization, Advanced Manufacturing, Quality/Reliability, Healthcare, Logistics and Supply Chain.  

    All the necessary information for application is available through Wayne State University's Graduate School website ( The application material should be submitted online through (

    Application Deadline: The deadline for receiving applications is Feb 1st of the calendar year. The decisions regarding financial support for Fall term applicants will be made in late February of the same calendar year. 

    Admission Criteria: Along with the completed application form, the student needs to submit a Statement of Purpose, GRE and TOEFL (for international students) Scores, Transcripts, Resume/CV, Copies of publications, and three Recommendation Letters. Students with a track record conducting research, publishing papers (Journals, Conferences, etc.), and industry experience will be prioritized. 

    Wayne State University is a premier, public, urban research university located in the heart of  Detroit, where students from all backgrounds are offered rich, high-quality education. Wayne State is Carnegie classified as a doctoral university with high research activity, with 13 academic schools and colleges offering more than 350 undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees. Our deep-rooted commitment to excellence, collaboration, integrity, diversity, and inclusion creates exceptional educational opportunities preparing students for success in a diverse, global society. In addition, the Detroit metropolitan area is a vibrant center of manufacturing, services, health care, culture, entertainment, and sports, with affordable housing and an airport with direct connections to most big cities in the world.

    Wayne State University
    Detroit MI