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Tenure-track Position in Operations Research at HEC Montréal

  • 1.  Tenure-track Position in Operations Research at HEC Montréal

    Posted 12-02-2019 16:35

    Dear colleagues,

    The Department of Decision Sciences at HEC Montréal is seeking highly qualified applicants for one full-time, tenure-track position in Operations Research beginning June 1, 2020. Ranks will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

    The Department of Decision Sciences at HEC Montréal is composed of 28 professors and 4 full-time lecturers, specialized in Operations Research , Financial Engineering, and Statistics. The faculty is members are participating in the activities of internationally recognized research centers (GERADCIRRELTCRMMILA) and contribute to the mission of the IVADO institute for data-driven value creation.

    HEC Montréal offers undergraduate programs as well as graduate degrees, an MBA, an EMBA, an MSc and a PhD in administration. Courses are mainly taught in French but also in English and Spanish. The MSc program offers several specializations including: Data Science and Business Analytics, Financial Engineering, and Business Intelligence. The PhD program is a bilingual (English and French) program offered jointly with McGill University, Concordia University and UQÀM, and includes specializations in Management Science, Data Science, and Financial Engineering.

    Minimum qualifications – Candidates must:

    • Have completed or nearly completed a PhD in Operations Research, Industrial Engineering, or in a related relevant field. We encourage in particular applicants that demonstrate a strong interest in performing research and teaching in Business Analytics with a focus on theory, computation, and/or applications.
    • Show excellent potential in research, an aptitude to supervise students at the MSc and PhD levels, and a desire to engage in one of our research groups as well as contribute to the mission of the IVADO.
    • Show excellent potential in teaching with demonstrated communication skills in either French or in English and a clear interest in becoming competent in both.

    Interested candidates can find more information online ( While applications will be accepted until the position is filled, material should be received by January 06, 2020 in order to receive full consideration.

    Best regards,


    Erick Delage
    Chairholder of Canada's Research Chair
    in Decision Making under Uncertainty
    Department of Decision Sciences
    HEC Montréal, Qc.