Research Job Opportunity


Required Background:  PhD in Engineering or Applied Mathematics, preferably
with 3 years of post-doc research experience


Research field: Process Systems Engineering (Supply-chain)


Job offer: Individual job contract for a period up to 5 years, with a gross
salary equivalent to an assistant researcher (at 2009 prices: approximately
45000 euro/year, before tax and social security deductions).


Brief job description: The researcher will join on-going work in the area of
optimal design of supply-chains at the strategic and tactical/ope­rational
levels. These include networks for energy distribution, for industrial
residual products recovery and close-loop logistic chains for reuse of
wasted consumer goods. Related issues considered are the handling of
environmental impacts, uncertainty, energy planning and multi-objective


Full job description: (Jobs): Research Fellow, reference:
C2007-FCT/325/2006 - Supply-chain - INETI- DMS (2nd call)


Place of work: Lumiar Campus, LNEG, Lisbon, Portugal


Application procedure: 

The application should be addressed in English to the E-mail address
<mailto:[log in to unmask]> [log in to unmask]  in a Word file or, preferably in
a .pdf file format. It should  include: 1) a CV (including names and
addresses of referees), 2) a covering letter stating the applicant interests
as a candidate, and 3) a short research proposal description, which merges
his/her interests and background with the reference terms for this call
(maximum length 2A4 pages).


Application dead-line: 20th September 2009






Ana Paula Barbosa Povoa, PhD

Departamento de Engenharia e Gestão,

Engineering and Management Department

Instituto Superior Técnico

Av Prof  Cavaco Silva, 

2780-990 Porto Salvo, 


Tel: +351 21 4233 507; +351 21 8417981

Fax: + 351 21 4233 568

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