The Shanghai University of Finance and Economics (SHUFE), founded in 1917, is a top-ranked, world-renowned research university in Shanghai, China. SHUFE has recruited more than 200 faculty members with oversea PhD degrees in the past 15 years. The School of Information Management and Engineering (SIME) at SHUFE is one of the top research institutes in the area of operations research, optimization, and has attained international recognition. There are several research areas in SIME, including operations research, operations management, mathematical optimization, data analytics, management information system.
SIME invites applicants for multiple tenure-track faculty positions at the rank of assistant, associate or full professors in the fields above. The job start date will be February 2020 or September 2020. Evaluation and selection will begin immediately and continue until the positions have been filled.
Applications should have conducted quality research in one of the following directions: operations research and operations management (e.g. supply chain management, revenue management, and etc.), mathematical programming (e.g., linear and nonlinear optimization, integer programming, distributed and large-scale optimization, and etc.).
Applicants should have Ph.D. degree by the time of appointment, outstanding records in PhD programs, and strong demonstrated potential and interest to conduct research at the forefront of their field.
Applicants that work on interdisciplinary research, especially on methodology-oriented research or its real applications in data-driven problems, will be encouraged.
a challenging job in a dynamic and ambitious university;
a full-time fixed-term appointment for a period of six years; a tenure evaluation will be conducted after five years.
a very competitive salary based on a full-time appointment and depending on experience and qualification;
a broad package of fringe benefits (including housing, moving expenses, startup funding).
How to Apply
Your application should contain the following documents (all in English):
An extensive curriculum vitae including a publication list and teaching evaluations (if any);
Copies of relevant (working) papers;
Name and contact information of three references;
Applicants may register via:
Submission by email is favored:
Submission by mail: School of Information Management and Engineering, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, 777 Guoding Road, Shanghai 200433, P.R.China.
Evaluation and selection will begin immediately and continue until the positions have been filled. We will be interviewing at INFORMS 2019 in Seattle. In your cover letter, please state whether you will attend INFORMS and be available for an interview during the conference.
About Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
The Shanghai University of Finance and Economics (SHUFE), founded in 1917, is one of top teaching and research universities in China, with an international reputation for excellence. More than 200 faculty members with oversea PhD degrees have been recruited in the recent 15 years.