Hong Kong R&D Centre for Logistics and Supply Chain Management Enabling Technologies is a limited company incorporated

in April 2006. The mission of the LSCM R&D Centre is to foster the development of core competencies in applied R&D in logistics and supply chain related technologies and facilitate adoption of these technologies by industries in Hong Kong and China to enhance their competitiveness. LSCM is funded by the Innovation and Technology Fund. It is governed by a Board of Directors comprising members from the industry, from the host universities and Government officials. The Board is supported by an executive team headed by the CEO. LSCM is now searching for suitable candidates to fill the position of Chief Executive Offic er. Three latest major technology areas of the Centre include RFID hardware and systems, networking and infrastructure technologies and applications and decision support technologies. For further details about LSCM, please visit the website at http://www.lscm.hk.

THE POSITION (remuneration from HK$1.7 million to $2 million p.a.) The CEO is the executive head of LSCM and reports to the Board of Directors. His or her main responsibilities are: a. to formulate effective strategies and business plans and make recommendations to the Board of Directors on implementation programmes for the realization of LSCM's public mission; b. to provide strong leadership in the development of LSCM as an organisation of technological and management excellence; c. to build LSCMs R&D capability, develop and manage LSCM's R&D programmes; d. to implement an effective strategy for transfer of technologies developed by LSCM; e. to develop a management structure and implement management practices of a high standard of corporate governance and public accountability; and f. to engage industry, universities and industry support organizations to create synergy and optimize LSCM's contribution. Applicant should possess the following attributes/qualifications: a. a person of high personal integrity, commitment and a strong sense of mission to contribute to the Hong Kong economy; b. experience in the logistics related fields and is conversant with technological developments (a PhD in a relevant science or engineering discipline is desirable); c. strong business and technical background in the development, application and commercialization of technologies; d. proactive and result-oriented personality, and must be able to formulate/implement plans independently; e. strong drive, management skills and leadership qualities; and f. excellent command of both spoken and written English and Chinese, including Putonghua and Cantonese. TO APPLY Please send application under "Personal and Confidential" cover enclosing a personal resume, availability, current salary and other details to the following: Innovation and Technology Commission 20th Floor, Wu Chung House, 213 Queen's Road East, Wanchai, Hong Kong Attn: Assistant Commissioner (Infrastructure & Quality Services); Or via email to: apply-lscmceo@itc.gov.hk Information provided would be used for the purpose of the current recruitment exercise only. Candidates who are selected for interview will normally receive an invitation about four to six weeks after the closing date. The closing date for applications is 14 May 2011. Enquiries: Tel: (852) 2737 2608 or Email: enq-lscmceo@itc.gov.hk

Supervisor, TV Franchise Forecasting

SUMMARY OF POSITION WB Home Entertainment Inc. is seeking a Supervisor, TV Franchise Forecasting for the Sales Planning & Analysis department. JOB RESPONSIBILITIES Non Theatrical Franchise (NTF) Forecasting:
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Work under the direction of the manager to determine the appropriate forecasting method, predictor variables and statistical model validation techniques for NTF and DTV titles. Provide New Release POS, Shipment and Returns Forecasts for all National Accounts by budgeted title. Provide replenishment forecasts (leads) to Operations on all franchise titles. Work with the manager to determine the appropriate forecasting method and forecast validation technique. Communicate franchise forecast/actual results to Account Executives, Director of Sales Forecasting, Executive Director of Sales Forecasting and WHV Executive Management. Partner with Marketing & Sales Account Executives to achieve agreement on the ultimate forecast. Ensure company goals are consistent with departmental forecast. Provide ad hoc data management and analysis support for promotion and TCAT forecasting as needed. Develop Adoption and Decay Curves for Franchise/NTF titles at daily through weekly level by POS Nat. Account Must be well versed in statistical forecasting - from simple linear to cutting edge non-parametric and non-linear modeling techniques. Data / Project Management: Create and maintain hybrid data sets Teradata (Bus. Obj., MSI, SAS) & Local (SAS) for WHV and competitive (Nielsen) titles. Work with Research and Marketing to develop sources for external market driver information sources (Nielsen/NPD/IRI, etc.). Work with IT in defining key metrics for causal model development.

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Develop price elasticity models for new release titles. Design automated sensitivity analyses of forecasting processes, including model selection and testing. Build logic to limit large differences in forecast outputs. Develop single to multi-disc, New market entry analytics, including non-parametric forecasting algorithms. Define and execute variance reports, including Post Event Analyses and Score Cards. Research major variances. Provide ad hoc analysis for business decisions.

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BS degree in Statistics/Math or equivalent work experience required. MS/Ph.D. in Statistics/Biostatistics preferred. 3+ years experience in new product business analysis preferred. Must have experience extracting & segmenting data to facilitate analysis. Must have expert/advanced SAS experience. Must have expert /strong knowledge of statistical methods and analytical tools and techniques. Must have a high degree of proficiency with SAS, SQL, Excel, Access and PowerPoint. Must have expert understanding of retail principles & retail operations. Must have working knowledge of data mining techniques (decision trees, pattern recognition - not simply OLAP) Must be able to analyze volumes of data to determine business implications and make actionable recommendations. Must have strong affinity for data management and be comfortable with SQL. Must be able to present findings confidently to senior management & customers. Must have strong interpersonal & communication skills. Must be extremely organized & detail oriented. Must have ability to work in fast paced & high volume work environment, assess & solve problems, and handle multiple tasks while maintaining accuracy.

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American University Kogod School of Business Temporary Faculty Position in Production, Operations Management, and Business Statistics The Department of Information Technology invites applications for a temporary faculty position at the assistant professor level in production, operations management, and business statistics for Academic Year 2011-12 (beginning August 29, 2011), subject to final budgetary approval. Qualifications. An earned doctorate in business or a related field (for example, operations research or management science) or anticipated completion of a doctorate by August 29, 2011. Demonstrably successful record of teaching courses in production, operations management, and business statistics. Responsibilities. Teaching a total of eighteen credit hours of applied production and operations management (POM) at the undergraduate and graduate levels and applied business statistics and POM at the graduate level with courses in Fall 2011, Spring 2012, and Summer 2012 (through mid August 2012). A secondary teaching focus in information technology (IT) and/or business analytics is highly desirable. Participation in school and university activities, especially serving IT stakeholders in the department including students, clubs, and a research center. Application. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. An application must include a cover letter, current and complete curriculum vitae or résumé, three letters of recommendation, and copies of all teaching evaluations. Applicants are strongly encouraged to communicate by email. Requests for information and applications should be directed to: Ms. Takei Roach Academic Affairs Coordinator Kogod School of Business American University 4400 Massachusetts Ave, NW Washington, DC 20016-8044 takei@american.edu For additional information on the Kogod School of Business, consult www.american.edu/kogod. American University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff, and student b ody. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Operations Analyst Supervisor-Motion Assembly Operations Analyst Supervisor-Motions Assembly: TRUMPF Inc., Farmington, CT: Analyze information for management to conceptualize and define operational problems w/in Motion Unit (MU) Assembly production area; Formulate and apply wide range of mathematical modeling and other optimizing methods to develop decision support systems and interpret information to assist management with organizational decision making, policy formulation and supply chain management functions within MU Assembly production area, incl. materials and resources allocation, new assembly line implementations, and facility layout planning to optimize profit, performance and yield; Utilize systematic problem solving techniques to simulate practical impact on daily operational problems and achieve best outcome; Supervise daily activities and mentor MU personnel. Email resumes to Sharon Malkemus: Sharon.Malkemus@us.trumpf.com

Homeland Security Faculty Position Khalifa University, Abu Dhabi, UAE Khalifa University of Science, Technology, and Research invites applications to fill a full-time faculty position in the field of homeland security.The position, based in Khalifa University's new Institute for International and Civil Security, will start in June or July, 2011. Rank is open, and compensation will be commensurate with the applicant's qualifications and experience.Khalifa University is a co-educational institution serving students from the United Arab Emirates, the broader Middle East, and beyond.All classes and other campus activities are conducted in English. The Institute will offer world-class education programs, with an emphasis on Middle East security and civil (i.e., "homeland") security.A Master of Arts degree program will be launched in Spring 2011, with undergraduate, Ph.D., and specialized professional programs under development. Candidates will have earned a doctorate in Political Science, International Studies, Emergency Management,Criminal Justice, o r Engineering.Exceptions can be made for candidates with Ph.D.s in other fields, provided they have substantial academic and/or professional experience in the field of homeland security. We are seeking research-active faculty who can teach the introductory graduate level homeland security course, and who also have expertise in one or more of the following areas: terrorism and counterterrorism; terrorist financing; intelligence; risk analysis; weapons of mass destruction; transnational crime; the environment and security; technology and security; critical infrastructure protection; surveillance, protection and response technologies; port and border security; trade and supply chain security; food and water security; international security law and law enforcement; the relationship between homeland security, civil society, and human rights; and research methods. Candidates should have sufficient breadth and creativity to contribute to curriculum development relevant to the U.A.E., the Gulf, and the broader Middle East. Expertise and/or experience in the region, including fluency in Arabic, are desirable (but not necessary). Successful applicants must demonstrate the capacity for excellence in teaching and research.The teaching load will be between two and four courses per year, with course load in a given year depending on involvement in research projects, workshops, curriculum development, and other professional activities.The position will also include an emphasis on advising and mentoring students from the United Arab Emirates, as well as students from the region and beyond. Highly competitive salary and benefits packages are offered to final candidates. Khalifa University of Science, Technology & Research is a new multicultural, coeducational institution with signifi cant support from the government of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. In pursuit of a grand vision to be recognized as a leading international research university that cultivates and sustains an academic culture founded on critical thinking, human values, interdisciplinary pursuits, technical excellence, and lifelong learning. The University insists on the highest standards of academic excellence in all that it does, balancing demands for rapid growth with an uncompromising commitment to quality. It is committed to attracting, developing, and retaining a diverse faculty and staff by developing a challenging, rewarding, and enriching intellectual environment and by providing world-class facilities and resources. It is also committed to graduating a superlative cadre of scientists and engineers who will be leaders and innovators in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, UAE society, the region, and the world. Applicants should submit a cover letter describing their qualifications and research agenda, a curriculum vitae, and a writing sample (of article or book chapter length).Applications at the assistant professor level should include three letters of recommendation. For higher ranks, applications should include the names of at least three references with contact information .All application materials should be e-mailed to Regina Nockerts (regina.nockerts@kustar.ac.ae).

Geisinger Health System is a $3 billion health system and health plan in North Central Pennsylvania covering a 42 county service area with over 2 million lives. Geisinger has been lauded nationally for its innovations in patient care delivery and care coordination as well as operational and financial performance. President Obama called Geisinger a model for delivering high quality care at lower than average costs. Geisinger has also been a recognized pioneer in utilizing the electronic medical record to improve patient care.

As part of our strategic commitment to nationally preeminent quality and efficiency, Geisinger is seeking health systems, healthcare, industrial engineering, operations research and analytics professionals (ranging from Bachelor's to Masters to PhD prepared candidates) to support and/or lead operations improvement and redesign efforts and contribute to an emerging operations research program. (Health care experience is preferred but not required.) Specific open positions include Director of Performance Innovation, Senior Performance Innovation Consultant, Performance Innovation Consultant (Clinical or healthcare experience strongly preferred for consultant positions) and Innovation Data Analyst ² Intermediate to Senior. This recruitment is part of leadership effort to leverage performance improvement methodologies inclu ding Lean Six Sigma, evidenced based medicine, and operations research methodologies (including simulation, predictive modeling, process and flow redesign, innovative staffing models, etc.) to improve clinical and financial outcomes. To learn more about Geisinger and to apply for our job opportunities, please go to our website at www.geisinger.org.

Senior Analytics Role at a hot eCommerce Startup! Headquartered in New York City, Rent the Runway is a VC -backed e-commerce startup. The "Netflix for fashion", Rent the Runway provides a platform for women to rent luxury brands for 90% off retail prices. Launched in November 2009, it is an exclusive invitation-only community that has already reached over 850,000 members. Women shop our site and select dresses and accessories, which are then shipped (UPS) or couriered for a pre-specified rental window, and then returned with a pre-paid return envelope via USPS. We are in an exciting period of hypergrowth, and are now seeking a senior analytical lead to build and drive decision-support systems for our complex operational processes. Operations is the backbone of our customer experience and unit economics, and encompasses fulfilling mixed orders, tracking inventory during the rental window, receiving from the customer, and processing & cleaning in a relatively short cycle time before the next rental window. Reporting to the VP of Analytics, this role will be responsible for analytical leadership on all operations -related initiatives for Rent the Runway. These include in-depth analysis, tactical recommendations and overseeing implementation of the recommendations. Responsibilities include the following:
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Build models to steer the optimal warehousing growth strategy as operations scale. Variables to anal yze include choice of locations, inventory receipt & distribution framework, carrier selection etc. Develop predictive capabilities around inventory availability within our inventory and reservation lifecycles Build a simulation model of our reservation calendar, and develop algorithms to trade-off and optimize ship costs, demand fulfillment and inventory availability Drive analytical clarity around COGS, and the unit economics from a profitability perspective Build and drive weekly and monthly operational dashboards that inform key tactical and strategic decisions Play a pivotal interfacing role with technology to ensure all key data elements are tracked in the inventory/fulfillment systems and surfaced to the organization Constantly nurture a data-driven analytical culture and drive insights

The ideal candidate will be an analytical multi-tasker who can support other analytical needs of the company including pricing, marketing and site analytics, when needed. Candidate requirements:
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If interested, please contact Vijay Subramanian (vs@renttherunway.com)

The School of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology invites applications for a tenured or tenure-track faculty position. Appointments at the assistant professor, associate professor and full professor level will be considered. The position is anticipated to be filled at the assistant professor rank, however, appointments at the associate and full professor level might be considered for outstanding candidates. The targeted start date for the position is August 14, 2011, and the search will remain open until the position is filled. Applications from women and minorities are encouraged.

The successful candidate will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in a field of civil and environmental engineering based on systems concepts, develop a sponsored research program, advise and mentor students at the undergraduate and graduate level, collaborate with other faculty in multidisciplinary research, interact and participate in outreach activities, and be involved in service to the institute and the profession. The school seeks a person with expertise in urban complex systems, infrastructure systems integration, life-cycle analysis, application of technologies for improved system performance, and/or civil infrastructure and sustainability. The successful applicant must have an earned Ph.D. degree in civil engineering or a closely related field. Applicants must have evidence of scholarship/research and record of external funding for research for consideration of appointment at the associate or full professor level. Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, including academic and professional experience, a list of conferen ce and journal publications, a one-page statement of teaching philosophy, a one-page statement of research interests and objectives, and the names and contact information for at least three references as a single PDF file) to: Infrastructuresearch@ce.gatech.edu. Please format the file name as, for example, Smith.J_Infrastructure Application and include "Georgia Tech Infrastructure Syst ems Search" in the subject line of the email. Requests for further information should be directed to: Chair, Infrastructure Systems Search Committee Georgia Institute of Technology School of Civil and Environmental Engineering 790 Atlantic Drive Atlanta, GA 30332-0355 The Georgia Institute of Technology is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, and applications from women and underrepresented minorities are encouraged.

Supervisor, TNR Forecasting SUMMARY OF POSITION Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Inc. seeks a Supervisor, TNR Forecasting for the Sale s Planning & Analysis department. JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
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Work under the direction of the manager to determine the appropriate forecasting method, predictor variables and statistical model validation techniques for theatrical new release titles. Provide New Release POS, Shipment and Returns Forecasts for all National Accounts by budgeted title. Provide replenishment forecasts (leads) to Operations on all theatrical titles. Work with the manager to determine the appropriate forecasting method and forecast validation technique.

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Communicate theatrical forecast/actual results to Account Executives, Executive Director of Sales Forecasting and WHV Executive Management. Partner with Marketing & Sales Account Executives to achieve agreement on the ultimate forecast. Ensure company goals are consistent with departmental forecast. Develop Adoption and Decay Curves for theatrical titles at daily through weekly level by POS Nat. Account. Must be well versed in statistical forecasting - from simple linear to cutting edge non-parametric and non- linear modeling techniques. Create and maintain hybrid data sets Teradata (Bus. Obj., MSI, SAS) & Local (SAS) for WHV and competitive (Nielsen) theatrical titles. Work with Research and Marketing to develop sources for external market driver information sources (Nielsen/NPD/IRI, etc.). Work with IT in defining key metrics for causal model development. Develop price elasticity models for new release titles. Design automated sensitivity analyses of forecasting processes, including model selection and testing. Build logic to limit large differences in forecast outputs. Develop single to multi-disc, New market entry analytics, including non-parametric forecasting algorithms. Define and execute variance reports, including Post Event Analyses and Score Cards. Research major variances.

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BS degree in Statistics/Math or equivalent work experience required. MS/Ph.D. in Statistics/Biostatistics preferred. 3+ years experience in new product business analysis required. Must have experience extracting & segmenting data to facilitate analysis. Must have expert/advanced SAS experience. Must have expert /strong knowledge of statistical methods and analytical tools and techniques. Must have a high degree of proficiency with SAS, SQL, Exc el, Access and PowerPoint. Must have expert understanding of retail principles & retail operations. Must have working knowledge of data mining techniques (decision trees, pattern recognition ² not simply OLAP). Must be able to analyze volumes of data to determine business implications and make actionable recommendations. Must have strong affinity for data management and be comfortable with SQL. Must be able to present findings confidently to senior management & customers. Must have strong interpersonal & communication skills. Must be extremely organized & detail oriented. Must have ability to work in fast paced & high volume work environment, assess & solve problems, and handle multiple tasks while maintaining accuracy.

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THE UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT URBANA-CHAMPAIGN College of Business HEAD OF THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION Nominations and applications are invited for the Headship of the Department of Business Administration in the College of Busi ness at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The candidate must possess an earned doctorate or equivalent and should give evidence of demonstrated excellence in research, teaching, and service sufficient to merit the rank of full professor in the Department. Preference will be given to a person who shows promise to provide strong and effective academic leadership for the Department. The candidate should be able to lead a diverse, multi-disciplinary group of faculty and students. The candidate should also be capable of constructive and successful interaction with business organizations and other external groups to generate resources for the Department. As Department Head, he or she is responsible for academic, administrative and budgetary matters as well as effective liaison within the College and University.

The Department of Business Administration at UIUC is a major teaching and research unit located within the College of Busines s, which also contains the Departments of Accountancy and Finance. The Department of Business Administration has approximately 50 full-time faculty and offers undergraduate, professional, and doctoral programs. It includes the areas of marketing, operations management, organizational behavior, strategic management and business policy, international business, management information systems, legal environment, entrepreneurship, and management of technology. Salary is competitive. The position is available August 16, 2011 or negotiable after close date. To receive full consideratio n, applications must be submitted online by February 15, 2011. Application materials must include a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, and list of three references. Please use the following guidelines for applying: 1. Submit your application and supplemental materials (excluding recommendation letters) at https://jobs.illinois.edu/. 2. Recommendation letters may be submitted via mail or email to: Julie K. Monroe, Assistant Director of Administration Department of Business Administration University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 350 Wohlers Hall 1206 S. Sixth St. Champaign, IL 61820 e-mail: jkmonroe@illinois.edu Phone: (217) 333-4240; Fax: (217) 244-7969 Applications and materials other than recommendation letters will not be accepted via mail or email. Illinois is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and ideas who embrace and value diversity and inclusivity. (www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu)

Assistant Research Director University of Pennsylvania The Wharton School Wharton Interactive Media Initiative Reference Number: 110230085 Join the Wharton Team! The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania seeks an experienced Assistant Research Director at the Wharton Interactive Media Initiative. You will work with world -renowned faculty, staff and professional organizations in an innovative, cuttingedge environment. We offer excellent benefits, a competitive salary, and a variety of professional development opportunities. Duties: The WCAI Associate Research Director will support research programs in customer analytics, interfacing closely with faculty a nd doctoral students as well as the corporate partners who sponsor it. The ideal candidate will take responsibility for managing project timelines and facilitating research projects, including meeting with corporate partners to understand available data sets, preparing data sets so that they are accessible to external scholars, creating reports for corporate partners, and coordinating research meetings, with support and guidance from the Research Director. The job will also give the candidate broad exposure to customer analytics functions at some of the world's leading companies and will introduce the candidate to the academic research process, including interfacing with top faculty from around the world. The ideal candidate will have 1) experience managing analytics projects and communicating analytical findings to client organizations and/or 2) strong database skills and familiarity with common customer and online user data sources, e.g. Omniture, Comscore, CRM databases. This position may require some travel as well as some evening and weekend work. An undergraduate degree or equivalent experience in a data-oriented discipline or industry (e.g., statistics, engineering, computer science, business) is required. Experience with the R statistical language or SQL is strongly preferred. Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have experience managing analytics projects and communicating analytical findings to client organizations and/or strong database skills with familiarity with common customer and online user data sources, e.g. Omniture, Comscore, CRM databases. This position may require some travel as well as some evening and weekend work. A bachelor's degree and 1 to 2

years experience or equivalent experience in a data-oriented discipline or industry (e.g., statistics, engin eering, computer science, business) is required. Experience with the R statistical language or SQL is strongly preferred. This position is contingent u pon funding and a background check. For more information about working at Penn and to apply for this position, please submit a letter of intent and resume online at the University of Pennsylvania's Human Resources website: http://jobs.hr.upenn.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=193063 Alternatively you may search by reference number 110230085 at http://jobs.hr.upenn.edu/ About the Wharton School: The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania ² founded in 1881 as the first collegiate business school ² is recognized globally for intellectual leadership and ongoing innovation across every major discipline of business education. The most comprehensive source of business knowledge in the world, Wharton bridges research and practice through its broad engagement with the global business community. The School has more than 4,900 undergraduate, MBA, executive MBA, and doctoral students; more than 9,000 annual participants in executive education programs; and an alumni network of more than 85,000 graduates. The University of Pennsylvania values diversity and seeks talented students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds. The University of Pennsylvania does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, color, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, or status as a Vietnam Era Veteran or disabled veteran in the administration of e ducational policies, programs or activities; admissions policies; scholarship and loan awards; athletic, or other University administered programs or employment. Questions or complaints regarding this policy should be directed to: Executive Director, Office of Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Programs, Sansom Place East, 3600 Chestnut Street, Suite 228, Philadelphia, PA 191046106 or by phone at (215) 898-6993 (Voice) or (215) 898-7803 (TDD). http://www.hr.upenn.edu/ 12779

University Of Maryland Department of Radiation Oncology Full Time Instructor, Operations Research Position Description: The Division of Medical Physics in the Department of Radiation Oncology at the University Of Maryland School Of Medicine is recruiting a highly motivated individual for a full time Instructor position at its downtown c ampus. The department is an integral component of the NCI designated, University of Maryland Greenebaum Cancer Center. The successful applicant will be responsible for developing a research program in biomedical computing and computational science as it relates to the field of oncology, including developing solutions to large-scale optimization problems and machine learning applications. In addition, this position will teach, mentor and supervise junior staff (i.e. post docs & graduate assistants) to help t hem to understand/ translate their research work and application to clinical activities. Candidates for this position must have a Ph.D. in medical physics, industrial and systems engineering, operations research or a related physical science. Facility and Equipment: The Medical Physics Division is currently comprised of 14 faculty physicists, 9 dosimetrists, and 12 post-doctoral fellows/graduate students. The Department of Radiation Oncology at the University of Maryland provides a full range of clinical services at the University of Maryland Medical System and two community practice centers. Services provided include conformal radiotherapy, IMRT, cone-beam CT-guided radiotherapy, on-line portal imaging, stereotactic radiosurgery/radiotherapy and brachytherapy. The Department of Radiation Oncology is currently equipped with state-of-the-art equipment including 1 Varian trueBEAM, 2 Varian Trilogy, 2 Varian Clinac IX, 1 Varian 21EX, 2 Elekta SL linear accelerators, 3 multi -slice large bore CT simulators with 4D capabilities, and 2 additional CT simulators. The department has access to clinical PET/CT and MR scanners. Campus-wide shared resources include small-animal imaging CT, PET and MR scanners. Treatment planning systems from multiple vendors include Philips, Varian, BrainLab, Prowess and Nucletron. Employer and Environment: The main facility for the Department of Radiation Oncology is located in downtown Baltimore, close to the Inner Harbor waterf ront and professional sports stadiums. We are surrounded by historic neighborhoods with unique shops and restaurants for every style

and taste. We also benefit from being in close proximity to a myriad of museums, musical and dramatic arts venues, and wonder ful walking, hiking and biking trails. Interested applicants should mail or send electronically their curriculum vitae with names of three references to: Warren D. D'Souza, PhD, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 22 South Greene St, Baltimore, MD, 21201. Telephone: (410) 328-2323 email: wdsou001@umaryland.edu. The University of Maryland, Baltimore is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

University of Southampton School of Mathematics/School of Management Reader/Senior Lecturer in Operational Research/Management Science £45,366 - £57,021 pa | Ref:5310-11-J The LANCS Initiative (see http://www.lancs-initiative.ac.uk) is a £13 million project to expand UK research capacity in the foundations of Operational Research (OR). LANCS is a collaboration between four of the leading OR research groups in the UK (Lancaster, Cardiff and Nottingham are joined with Southampton in the Initiative). Benefiting from their position within the research-oriented culture of a Russell Group University, the Schools of Management and Mathematics are seeking to consolidate strength in Operational Research/Management Science (OR/MS). Through the LANCS Initiative, three excellent appointments have already been made at Lecturer level. Applications are now invited for the post of Reader/Senior Lecturer in OR/MS. All four of these posts are joint appointments between the two Schools. You should have a PhD in OR/MS or a related discipline and an established high quality research track record, ideally including successful research grant applications. You will be expected to have research expertise (and future research plans) closely aligned to one of the research themes of the LANCS Initiative, currently Healthcare, Transportation and Logistics, Optimisation, Stochastic Modelling, Heuristic Understanding and Systems to Build Systems. We particularly welcome applicants with research interests in developing new methodology that is applicable to actual practical problems. Experience of teaching, assessment of students and dissertation project supervision is essential. Duties, as determined by the Heads of the Schools of Mathematics and Management, will include: conducting research at international level in OR/MS, applying for externally funded research grants, actively contributing to the research activities of the LANCS initiative and teaching undergraduate and postgraduate students including the supervision of research students. As part of the role, you will also be expected to support the effective management and administration within the two Schools, including helping to support the junior LANCS staff. The position is available from 1 September 2011 or as soon as possible thereafter. For an informal discussion about this role please contact:
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Professor James Vickers, Head of the School of Mathematics, tel: +44 (0)23 8059 5113, email: J.A.Vickers@soton.ac.uk Professor Sally Brailsford, tel: +44 (0)23 8059 3567, email: S.C.Brailsford@soton.ac.uk Professor Chris Potts, tel: +44 (0)23 8059 3651, email: C.N.Potts@soton.ac.uk

To apply online visit www.jobs.soton.ac.uk Alternatively telephone 023 8059 2750. Please quote the reference number 5310-11-J on all correspondence. The closing date for this position is 19 April 2011 at 12 noon. As part of your completed application, you will be required to include addresses of three referees and your full CV. Interviews are likely to take place at the end of May 2011. As part of the interview process, you will be invited to give a research presentation. At the University of Southampton we promote equality and value diversity. www.jobs.soton.ac.uk

Do you thrive in a rapidly growing, fast paced, entrepreneurial environment? Do you aspire to work with a highly intelligent workforce that develops and markets revolutionary technology solutions to major global companies? Are you interested in working with experts in supply chain planning and forecasting to expand your knowledge base and skills? If so, we want you to join our talented team at Terra Technology as a Supply Chain Software Implementation Consultant. Terra Technology is the most-trusted provider of innovative supply chain solutions for consumer products companies. With a dynamic, results-oriented work culture and excellent opportunities for professional growth, we value intelligence, resourcefulness, work ethic and a results-driven attitude. As an integral part of our Consulting organization, the Supply Chain Software Implementation Consultant is primarily responsible for implementing supply chain planning (SCP) and forecasting applications for Terra clients. It will be your responsibility to integrate, configure and develop robust, scalable and expandable customer implementation solutions using Terra software. Your general supply chain knowledge and expertise in SCP/ERP tools may be called upon as part of Terra consulting engagements with clients that use those tools. This is an ideal opportunity for someone with a proven track record of success in client facing roles, with keen technical and analytical abilities, and who has excellent consultative skills and the drive to learn from industry experts and grow within this dynamic company. You will spend your time contributing to the following important functions:
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Bachelor/Master/PhD degree in Engineering, Mathematics, SCM/Logistics, Computer or other Sciences Supply Chain background and/or PL/SQL/SQL*Plus knowledge SAP implementation experience Work at a supply chain and/or ERP consulting or software company Work in the supply chain organization of a consumer products company UNIX/Windows Shell scripting Oracle Developer, Consultant, DBA .Net experience Ability and desire to expand your own expertise Analytical and technical aptitude Ability to deliver quality work on time Solid verbal and written communication skills

If you're a smart, client services oriented professional with interest in supply chain and aptitude with technology who seeks a challenge in an entrepreneurial environment, then apply to our Techno/Functional Supply Chain Software Consultant position today and take advantage of this fantastic opportunity to work with a leader in the supply chain technology industry. Please apply by clicking on the following link: https://careers-terratechnology.icims.com/jobs/1021/job

Senior Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Operations Management at Melbourne Business School The Melbourne Business School at the University of Melbourne seeks candidates for a faculty position in the area of operations management and related disciplines at the rank of tenure track Assistant professor. These positions are available to begin in January, 2012. The successful candidates for the tenure track Assistant professor are expected to hold a doctorate degree from a highly ranked business school, publications in highly ranked journals, and a strong pipeline of research. Candidates with industry and/or teaching experience are preferred. Some prior experience in teaching at the graduate program level is desirable but not essential. The school supports high-quality managerially relevant research targeted at top academic and practitioner journals. The Melbourne Business School is Australia's premier business school and is jointly owned and led by corporate Australia and the University of Melbourne. It has vibrant MBA and executive education programs, which are consistently internationally ranked a s among the finest in the region. Its degrees are awarded by the University of Melbourne, which is one of Australia's leading universities, as well as one of its oldest. It also has extensive executive education programs through Mt Eliza Executive Edu cation. There are 37 academic faculty members, many of whom have international research reputations and publish regularly in top tier international journals. Areas of current research strength include Accounting, Decision Sciences, Economics, Econometrics, Marketing, General Management, Organizational Behaviour and Strategy. The city of Melbourne has a population of over 4 million people, a temperate climate and is often touted as one of the world's most livable cities. Salary, terms and conditions are negotiable, but will be competitive with North American and oth er leading international business schools. The search will continue until the position is filled. For more information about the position, contact the head of the cluster, Professor Chris J. Lloyd at c.lloyd@mbs.edu

Senior Analyst, Analytics Senior Analyst, Analytics (3 positions): Articulate data -driven solutions to inform decisionmaking for departments including Marketing, Enrollment Mgmt., Student Svcs., Student Operations & Finance. Develop methods & processes for implementation. Use quantitative methodologies for forecasting, resource staffing/scheduling, CRM (customer relationship mgmt.), cross-channel marketing. Data governance incl. defining metrics for new reports, database mgmt., etc. Statistica l modeling e.g. time series, survival, discrete dependent variable. Stochastic simulation, mathematical optimization (linear, non-linear & integer programming), sampling/survey analysis, test design & analysis. Requirements: MS in Statistics, Operations Re search, Industrial Engineering or Economics + 2 years of relevant experience. Laureate Education, Inc., 650 S. Exeter Street, Baltimore MD 21202. Apply via ema il to Jmahl.Stewart@laureate.net with Job# 6761 in the subject line. Equal Opportunity Employer.

Operations Research Scientist Positions in the Global Transportation Strategy Group of Amazon.com The Global Transportation Strategy group is looking for a passionate, talented and inventive Operations Research Scientist to join the team. Trans Strategy is responsible for optimizing the transportation network for Amazon.com. The group owns the strategic planning and project management for initiatives involved with the transportation network including long-term forecasting, optimization, and process improvement. The Operations Research Scientists in the group provide business analysis using mathematical modeling tools to answer important questions for Transportation. You will partner closely with many groups such as operations, IT, retail, and finance teams to support various business initiatives.
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Familiarity with Transportation/Logistics concepts - forecasting, planning, optimization, and logistics - gained through work experience or graduate level education. Technical aptitude and familiarity with the design and use of complex logistics software systems. Experience working effectively with software engineering teams and the ability to develop system prototypes. Ability to code in Java, C++ or another object oriented language and exposure to scripting languages, relational databases and Linux. Experience with mathematical libraries like CPLEX, XPRESS, and SAS. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. The role requires effective communication with senior management as well as with colleagues from computer science, operations research and business backgrounds. A graduate degree in operations research, statistics, engineering, mathematics or computer science is requirement, PhDs highly desired.

If interested, please send your resume to Lin Wan (linwan@amazon.com).

Chairman and Faculty Positions in Industrial Engineering Department of TOBB University of Economics and Technology Industrial Engineering Department of TOBB University of Economics and Technology (TOBB ETU) seeks applications for both Department Chairman position and several faculty positions. The applicants for Department Chairman position must hold full professor rank, and they must have a strong research record and project experience. The applicant must have a PhD degree in Industrial Engineering or Operations Research. The applicant is preferred to have some international and administrative experience. Faculty position applications for all ranks will be considered although our preference is for the assistant professor rank. The applicants for faculty positions must have a PhD in Industrial Engineering or in a related field. The preferred areas of research are logistics, supply chain, manufacturing systems, applied statistics and data mining, quality management, service systems (in particular the health-care systems), energy systems, and stochastic optimization. As a new university in Turkey, established in 2003, TOBB ETU has showed remarkable progress, and obtained a very respectable status among universities in Turkey. TOBB ETU ranked first in publication per faculty among all Turkish universities for the last four years in a row. TOBB ETU has been running a cooperative education system since its establishment, the first and unique cooperative education initiative in Turkey. The language of education at TOBB ETU is Turkish. The department currently offers BS and MS degrees, and will launch its PhD program in the near future. For further information, please visit www.etu.edu.tr Applicants should email their CVs, statements of purpose and research, and the names of at least three references to Prof. Ömer Saatçioglu, the Chairman of the Faculty Search Committee, at saatcioglu@etu.edu.tr. Applications will be evaluated on a continuous base until the positions are filled. The Faculty Search Committee Industrial Engineering Department TOBB University of Economics and Technology Sogutozu Cad.No:43, Sogutozu, Ankara, 06560 Turkey Tel: (+90 312) 292-4341 Fax: (+90 312) 292-4091

Tenure-Track Position in Management Information Systems The Haskayne School of Business is seeking qualified candidates to fill a tenure-track position at the assistant/associate professor level in Management Information Systems. We are looking for candidates that have Ph.D. training and active research programs in the economics of information systems, and whose goals are to publish high quality research in the premier journals in information systems and allied fields. The successful candidate will be expected to teach at undergraduate and graduate levels. Applicants should have, or expect to complete, a PhD by summer 2011. Anticipated starting date is July 1, 2011. Accredited by AACSB International, the Haskayne School of Business at the University of Calgary is a progressive and innovati ve business school with an international reputation for influencing the practice of management and leadership through quality research and teaching. With more than 3,000 full and part-time students currently enrolled in Bachelor's, Master's, Ph.D. and Executive education programs, the business school boasts more than 16,000 alumni in 70 countries around the globe. With a population of over one million, Calgary is one of Canada's largest head-office cities and enjoys a vibrant economic climate based on energy, high-tech, financial services, and tourism. This business environment provides a variety of opportunities for scholars. Situated in the foothills of the Canadian Rocky Mountains, the city offers excellent year-round recreational opportunities. Interested individuals are asked to submit their curriculum vitae to: Dr. Barrie R. Nault David B. Robson Professor, and Director, Informatics Research Centre Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary (403) 282-0095 fax nault@ucalgary.ca All applications received before March 21, 2011 will receive full consideration. The position will remain open until filled. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. The University of Calgary respects, appreciates and encourages diversity.

Senior Manager, Quantitative Commercial Insights Gaithersburg, MD Req # 5194 The Quantitative Commercial Insights Manager will provide analytical expertise to the Commercial Organization by constructing predictive models, performing data mining and reporting, promotional response analysis, marketing mix optimization, and other technical quantitative analyses. This position will be responsible for working with cross-functional business partners to design, build, and validate business models. They will lead the quantitative analysis of sales and marketing information, develop models to support customer segmentation, prepare ROI analyses, and have responsibility for translating technical information into presentations with insights for senior management. The candidate must demonstrate strong communication skills as well as talent for influencing without authority. Detailed understanding of secondary data sources including patient-level data is preferred. Position: Major Responsibilities:

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Application of advanced statistical procedures on a wide array of data sets (examples include advanced regression analysis on aggregated and disaggregated data models, discrete choice modeling, ANOVA and ANCOVA tests, cluster analysis, factor analysis, time-series forecasting); Optimization design and programming; Customer segmentation and analysis across multiple brands; Process development and management for the allocation and inventory management of promotional resources; Identification of core areas to be represented in modeling, simulation tools, and model / tool development; Profile existing processes and evaluate areas for improvement; Provide technical expertise, leadership, and guidance for a broad range of projects across the portfolio including both project and process management

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Addressing business issues that require a cross-functional analytical approach; Create user-friendly decision-support analytical tools based on empirical findings for business applications; Prepare and present summary of results to cross-functional business partners with varying levels of technical understanding; Identify and structure business problems with customers that reflect mutually agreed upon market dynamics and use data processing skills to build complex computer models that express those dynamics; Own responsibility for ensuring organizational understanding and alignment on assumptions, computer models, and statistical analyses used when managing projects for business partners that are responsible for owning outcome; Apply in-depth skills and ensure knowledge exchange across other areas (e.g., in-depth knowledge of key data sets, modeling capabilities, etc.); Demonstrated high level understanding of key points of integration with other colleagues

Education: Advanced Quantitative degree in one of the following fields: Statistics, Operations Research, Engineering or Economics Required
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Prefer at least 5 years experience in statistical / promotional response analysis Skilled in ANOVA -ANCOVA, Regression Analysis, Optimization and Simulation (emphasis on probability and statistics); Significant experience w/ SAS/Base, SAS/Stat, Excel, PowerPoint; Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team environment; Ability to combine strong quantitative foundation with business acumen to inform critical business decisions at all levels; Experience with proactive project management, strategic thinking, and ability to provide valued-added insight through analysis; Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously

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Bilkent University Faculty of Engineering INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING FACULTY POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT

The Industrial Engineering Department at Bilkent University is in the process of hiring faculty members and seeks candidates for multiple positions. Appointments may be made at Assistant Professor, as well as at Associate Professor or F ull Professor rank for candidates with commensurate experiences and accomplishments. A PhD degree in a related field is required. The department emphasizes both high quality research and teaching. Faculty duties include teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels, research, supervision of theses and other related tasks. The department welcomes candidates with backgrounds and interests in all of the following fields: Health care: Operations research applications in managerial, clinical and public health problems, medical decison making, deterministic and stochastic methods in cancer reasearch. Energy: Expertise in energy related problems including capacity and technology selection, network design, and pricing. Production Systems: Stochastic and deterministic methods for planning and coordination issues in production and service environments; special interest in design of processes and operational analysis of production and service systems. Optimization: Optimization theory, linear, conic and nonlinear programming, numerical algorithms, large-scale optimization, and stochastic programming. Stochastic Processes: Theoretical aspects of stochastic processes, applied probability, Markov decision processes, queueing models. The application package should enclose the professional interests and goals of the candidate in both teaching and research. It should include a resume and the contact information of at least three references. Please send all nominations and applications to: Professor hsan Sabuncuo lu, Faculty of Engineering Bilkent University Bilkent, Ankara TR-06800, Turkey Email: sabun@bilkent.edu.tr Information about the university and the department can be found at http://www.bilkent.edu.tr/ and http://www.ie.bilkent.edu.tr/

BAR ILAN UNIVERSITY, ISRAEL DEPARTMENT OF MANAGEMENT Faculty Position in Operations Management The Department of Management at Bar Ilan University invites applications for one tenure -track faculty position starting October 1, 2011. The rank for the position is open and will depend upon the qualifications of the chosen applicant. Candidates should apply to Dr.Tova Rosenbloom to rosenbt1@mail.biu.ac.il. Please attach a current CV including research and teaching interests and a list of publications, at least three referees¹ names and details by April 1st, 2011.

FULL TIME POSITION FOR SENIOR OPERATIONS RESEARCHER Innovative Scheduling (www.InnovativeScheduling.com) has immediate openings for Senior Operations Researchers. Innovative Scheduling, located in Gainesville, FL, is conducting cutting-edge research to solve very large-scale and complex planning and scheduling problems arising in logistics and transportation, developing optimization and

simulation algorithms to solve them, and packaging these algorithms within web-based map-based decision support systems. As team members of Innovative Scheduling, Senior Operations Researchers will be responsible for designing, developing, and deploying these systems. Requirements: 1. M.S. or Ph.D. degree in Operations Research, Industrial Engineering, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, or related discipline. 2. Ability to model business problems and develop innovative algorithms for solving them. 3. Excellent programming skills in object-oriented programming languages, such as C++, C#, or Java. 4. Ability to manipulate and extract information from very large, complex data sets. 5. Expertise in using commercial solver software, such as CPLEX. 6. Practical experience in applying quantitative techniques to solve real-world problems. 7. Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills. 8. Team-worker, goal-oriented, go-getter, and ability to meet deadlines. Why you should join Innovative Scheduling: 1. 2. 3. 4. Ability to work on interesting simulation and optimization projects. A highly qualified and talented team. Very friendly and collegial atmosphere. Flat organization. Competitive salaries, benefits, and profit sharing program. 5.Excellent growth opportunities. 5. Among the best places to live and raise a family. Wonderful weather. No state tax. Great schools.

If you are interested, please send your detailed resume and a cover letter explaining why you will be a great fit for the position to: jobs@InnovativeScheduling.com. For any questions, feel free to call (352) 334-7283; Ext. 301. Division of Economics and Business Tenure Track/Tenured Faculty Member Applied Economist ± Energy or Minerals Q4 Energy Q48 Energy and Government Policy Q3 Nonrenewable Resources and Conservation Q38 Nonrenewable Resources and Government Policy L94 Electric Utilities L95 Gas Utilities L71 Mining, Extraction, and Refining: Hydrocarbon Fuels L72 Mining, Extraction, and Refining: Other Nonrenewable Resources C7 Game Theory and Bargaining L5 Regulation and Industrial Policy C6 Mathematical Methods and Programming The Division of Economics and Business invites applications for an anticipated tenure-track or tenured assistant professor, associate professor or professor. We manage the world's premier academic program in Mineral Economics (M.S. and Ph.D. degrees) and offer a B.S. in Economics and an M.S. in Engineering and Technology Management. Applicants must have a Ph .D. or equivalent by the August 2011 starting date education and skills in one or more of the JEL fields listed above; and research interests focusing on applied economics or operations research related to energy or mineral topics. Particular consideration will be given to applicants with a technical background or industry experience. The rank of Assistant Professor requires demonstrated potential to become an excellent teacher and scholar. The ranks of Associate Professor and Professor require a documented

record of quality teaching, excellent applied scholarly research, and a strong record of external research funding. For more information, see the complete job announcement and directions on how to apply at: http://inside.mines.edu/HR-Academic-Faculty. Mines is an EEO/AA employer, encouraging women and minorities to apply.

Praxair Research and Development has an immediate opening for a full-time development specialist position within our Business Analytics and Optimization Group. Full Time Position in Business Analytics and Optimization Apply analytics and operations research techniques to solve challenging business problems. The project portfolio will impact all aspects of Praxair's business units. Project opportunities will include but are not limited to risk analysis, revenue management, and business analytics. The candidate will be asked to combine an understanding of business problems with data based decision making to significantly impact operating profit. The candidate will be involved in technology development programs from concept initiation through commercialization, and be expected to work closely with the Business Organizations globally. As a result, they will need to develop credible business cases for new technology programs, actively participate in the technical development, and lead multi-disciplinary project execution teams. They will also be expected to stay abreast of new technology developments in their field of expertise, and actively contribute ideas for new programs. Position requirements and education: The ideal candidate will have a PhD degree in Engineering, Operations Research or a related field while specializing in optimization and risk analysis. Priority will be given to those with previous industrial experience in using analytics to improve business decisions. Related background in data mining, statistics, and other modeling techniques is also valuable. Besides technical capability, they should willing and able to champion new ideas and technology within Praxair. To do this effectively, the candidate should demonstrate high levels of enthusiasm and leadership capability, strong verbal and written communication skills, a team-oriented focus, and an ability to find innovative technical solutions that best meet the needs of the customer. The candidate should be willing to travel globally, and be comfortable in interfacing with people from a variety of cultures and business backgrounds. Please submit your application to our website at www.praxair.com and apply to job posting # 1100121.

The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania seeks an experienced a Director of Corporate and Institutional Relations, at Wharton Interactive Media Initiative. You will work with world -renowned faculty, staff and professional organizations in an innovative, cutting-edge environment. We offer excellent benefits, a competitive salary, and a variety of professional development opportunities. DIRECTOR OF CORPORATE AND INSTITUTIONAL RELATIONS University of Pennsylvania, The Wharton School Wharton Interactive Media Initiative http://www.wharton.upenn.edu/ Duties: The ideal candidate will manage business development as well as corporate and institutional relations for the Wharton Customer Analytics Initiative. This person will be the face of the organization to external sponsors and constituents. Responsibilitie s will include cultivating new corporate partners, maintaining relationships with current partners, developing and managing potential individual-level donors and stewarding relationships with relevant industry associations and professional organizations. This person will work closely with Wharton External Affairs and other university development staff. With the assistance of the Associate Director for Communications, the Director will develop materials to promote and explain the initiative to potential corporat e partners and donors. The Director will act as an ambassador across the university for the Wharton Customer Analytics Initiative, helping t o identify collaboration within Wharton and across the university. With the assistance of the Associate Director for Communications, the Director will construct, organize, and manage relationships with a Board of Advisors for WCAI in addition to engaging wit h and

supporting alumni special-interest groups. In addition the Director will represent WCAI at corporate events and industry speaking engagements. This position requires an ability to travel nationally and internationally as well as some evening and weekend work. Experience in a data-oriented discipline/industry (e.g., statistics, operations, computer science) is desirable. Qualifications: Bachelor's degree (or equivalent in experience) required .6-7 years of progressively responsible experience required with emphasis on experience in business development, fundraising and corporate relations. Ability to function with a high degree of independence yet still work collaboratively within the WCAI team. Experience interacting with CEO level contacts and directors of analytic s is desirable. Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, are required. Background in a data-oriented discipline/industry (e.g., statistics, operations, computer science) is preferred. Travel and some evening/weekend work and a valid driver's license required. This position contingent upon a background check and funding. For more information about working at Penn and to apply for this position, please submit a letter of intent and resume online at the University of Pennsylvania's Human Resources website: http://jobs.hr.upenn.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=192878 Alternatively you may search by reference number 110129882 at http://jobs.hr.upenn.edu/ About the Wharton School: The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania ² founded in 1881 as the first collegiate business school ² is recognized globally for intellectual leadership and ongoing innovation across every major discipline of business education. The most comprehensive source of business knowledge in the world, Wharton bridges research and practice through its broad engagement with the global business community. The School has more than 4,900 undergraduate, MBA, executive MBA, and doctoral students; more than 9,000 annual participants in executive education programs; and an alumni network of more than 85,000 graduates. The University of Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Texas A&M University Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering Assistant Professor Faculty Position The Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISEN) at Texas A&M University is seeking to hire a Tenure Track Assistant Professor with expertise in Systems Engineering. The ISEN Department comprises 24 full time faculty and over 650 undergraduate and 260 graduate students with strengths in all areas of industrial and systems engineering. The Department offers an on-line Master's degree with a Systems Engineering specialty. An individual is sought who will contribute to teaching and research in organizational, functional and relational issues embodied in the engineering of complex technological, social and service systems, with particular emphases on energy, aerospace, health care delivery and distributed manufacturing systems. Candidates must have a PhD in industrial and systems engineering or a closely related discipline and strong skills in systems modeling and computation, systems integration and architecting, complex adaptive systems, and engineering management and organization. The successful candidate will be expected to develop a focused research program in this area, to teach graduate and undergraduate courses, and to supervise masters and Ph.D. students. The ability to lead and support interdisciplinary research addressing large and complex problems is particularly desired. The Department receives applications electronically. Applicants should visit http://ise.tamu.edu/faculty_app/ to upload their application materials. In addition to current curriculum vitae, applicants should provide a one page statement describing teaching and research goals. Review of applications will start immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Texas A&M University is committed to sustaining an intellectually and culturally diverse faculty and encourages women and minorities to apply. More information about the Department and University can be found at http://ise.tamu.edu. Inquiries and questions can be directed to facsearch@iemail.tamu.edu. Texas A&M University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

Uses expertise to conduct logical analyses of management issues and information requirements that will be used enhance and streamline company operations. SUMMARY Uses expertise to conduct logical analyses of management issues and information requirements that will be used enhance and streamline company operations. Develops analytical solutions using an expanded arsenal of modeling algorithms and applying best modeling practices and processes for packaging those analytical solutions. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
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Provides solutions to business problems by developing new modeling algorithms and utilizing internal and external (outsourcing) resources to deliver the solutions. Leads and supports concurrent projects at company sites throughout California. Oversees the completion of projects including planning; assigning, monitoring and reviewing progress and accuracy of work. Functions as the analytical solutions expert for new business opportunities. Identifies and initiates new projects that utilize an operations research toolset to provide quantifiable benefit to the company. Prepares management reports indicating solution or range of possible alternatives in rank of desirability and probability of success. Supports and sustains current mathematical models and extend their functionality so that they continue to provide benefit to the organization. Must maintain satisfactory attendance, to include timeliness. Responsible for understanding and complying with applicable quality, environmental and safety regulatory considerations. If accountable for the work of others, responsible for ensuring their understanding and compliance. This job description reflects management's assignment of essential functions; it does not prescribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES N/A QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
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Masters of Science degree in Applied Mathematics, Operations Research, Industrial Engineering plus 3 years of experience applying mathematics for business functions and processes in manufacturing, supply chain, or distribution. Skilled in identifying analytical solutions behind business problems. Strong structured and systems approach to business problem resolutions. Knowledge and strong aspirations for business modeling, stochastic simulation and mathematical optimization. Experience challenging and improve the status quo. Skilled in programming and data processing. Skilled in project management, leadership, presentation and communication skills (both verbal and written). Experience working work with, communicating, and motivating people at all levels of the organization. Experience managing a project team to deliver results on a strict timeline. Skilled in numerical optimization (linear and integer), stochastic modeling, development of custom heuristics to approximate optimization, time series analysis, multivariate statistical analysis, forecasting, neural networks, and genetic algorithms.

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Skilled in data mining from large and disparate data sets; designs and creates user interfaces for data collection and custom decision support systems. Experience designing and coding decision support systems with an analytical core; experience converting and using data in different formats. Skilled in the use of MS Office (including spreadsheet modeling in Excel and expertise with developing sophisticated tools in VBA) at an expert level. Experience with one or more of the following languages: C, C++, Java, Perl, ML, Flexscript, and SQL (MS Access, MS Sequel Server, Oracle, or MySQL). Experience using Flexsim software (or ample experience with similar software). Skilled in the use of CPLEX and OPL (or solid experience with similar optimization language such as XPRESS -MP, GAMS, or LINDO).

PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit, use hands to finger, handle or feel and talk or hear. WORK ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. EEO/AA M/F/V/D http://jobs.gallo.com/psp/ert/EJGAPP/PSFT_HR/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_CE.GBL?Page=HRS_CE_JOB_DTL&Action=A&JobOpening Id=3115&SiteId=1&PostingSeq=1

Statistical/Operations Research Analysts

Senior Analyst, Analytics (2 positions): Articulate data -driven sol¶ns for decisionmaking. Use quantitative methods for forecasting, CRM, cross-channel mkting. Data governance: define metrics for reports, DB mgmt. Stat. modeling e.g. time series, survival, discrete dependent variable. Stochastic simul., mathem. optimiz. (linear, non -linear, integer programming), sampling/survey anal., test design & anal. Reqs: MS Stats., Ops. Research, IE or E con + 2 yrs. relevant exp. Laureate Education, Inc. 650 S. Exeter St. Baltimore MD 21202. To apply email Jmahl.Stewart@laureate.net w/ Job# 6631 in subj line. EOE.

FACULTY OPENING IN QUANTITAVE METHODS AT WAKE FOREST WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY's Schools of Business is pleased to announce that it has an open position for a non -tenure-track teaching position in the quantitative methods area beginning in August 2011. The position may be filled with a visiting instructor, assistant or associate professor for a term of one year, or with a lecturer/professor of practice for a renewable three year term. In addition, highly qualified (meeting the tenure standards of the Schools of Business) applications may be considered for a teaching position with tenure. The title and the term of the appointment will depend on the candidate's qualifications and preferences. The position is primarily a teaching position involving up to six statistics and/or mana gement science sections (normally three preps) in the school's various graduate and undergraduate programs. Student advising and general service may also be required. Ph.D. or D.B.A. in quantitative methods or a related field is preferred but not a require ment. ABDs and master's degrees will be considered with a proven track record of teaching effectiveness in introductory statistics and management science topics.

Wake Forest University is a private, coeducational institution dedicated to academic excellence in liberal arts, graduate and professional education. Founded in 1834, the University is ranked among the top twenty-five national universities. With 4,500 undergraduates and 2,500 graduate and professional students, the student-faculty ratio is 11:1. Wake Forest is a collegiate university offering a vibrant intellectual community with a rich cultural life, an impressive array of facilities and an acti ve athletics community. From its founding, the university adopted the motto "pro humanitate" which is exemplified by a deep institutional commitment to public service and engagement with the world. For quick facts about the University, go to http://www.wfu.edu/visitors/quickfacts.html . Wake Forest is located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina ² part of the beautiful Piedmont Triad metropolitan region which has a population of more than 1.5 million and is listed among the top 35 best places to live in North America by Cities Ranked and Rated. Known as the state's "City of the Arts," Winston-Salem offers a vast array of arts experiences ranging from music venues to galleries to theatre and film festivals. The city is also ranked among the top 50 US cities for affordability on national surveys. Wake Forest University welcomes and encourages diversity and seeks applications and nominations from women and minorities. Wake Forest seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce to maintain the excellence of the University, and to offer studen ts richly varied disciplines, perspectives, and ways of knowing and learning. The position will remain open until filled. Please apply using University's on line system at https://wakehr.silkroad.com/epostings/index.cfm?version=1&company_id=16141

The Data Engineer is a data mining and visualization expert and will be one of the first members of a promising, funded ventu re, and will play a lead role in the realization of proprietary and analytical technology. [This position is initially contract-based with the intent to move to full-time employment] Specific responsibilities include:
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Experience analyzing data such as web traffic data, pharma data, financial data using analytics tools such as Google Analytics, Webtrends, and others Experience with Data Mining and Visualization concepts and technologies Specific experience with Spotfire or other desktop applications strongly desired Experience implementing data warehouse and working with BI tools in intelligence reporting, business analysis, and data mining. Experience and background in database architecture, design, and implementation Programming background to filter data for analysis Programming experience in C#, SQL, HTML desirable

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BS degree in computer engineering, computer science, or electrical engineering required, MS or PhD preferred Ability to learn quickly and work without guidance Ability to articulate, and present data findings in a calm and confident matter Ability to lead and collaborate English writing skill is a must.

To inquire or apply, send resume cover letter to resumes@optimaleffect.com.

Analytics Consultant 3 Jobs come and go, but a rewarding 'CAREER' is a lifelong goal achieved over time. Working at Wells Fargo offers career-building opportunities, many exciting challenges and the satisfaction of knowing you can make a difference. Job Description This is a senior business planning and consulting position on the Capacity and Resource Planning Team of the Wells Fargo Home Equity operations division. The successful candidate will partner with senior managers, help develop operating plans, and provide guidance to the executive leadership team regarding important resource management decisions. S/he will organize and lead the Capacity Planning Management Process on behalf of the Home Equity Business Strategy and Analysis organization. The successful candidate will have strong business skills/experience (relationship management, project management, business planning) and outstanding technical/analytical skills (operations research, quantitative modeling, analytics, programming). The senior consultant will perform the administration and maintenance of existing capacity planning tools as well as play an influential role in the design and development of future tools. In addition to the Home Equity operation teams, this individual may also work extensively with Information Management (MIS), Finance, Project Management, and other technology groups within Wells Fargo. Location: AZ-PHX-Northwest Phoenix; IA-West Des Moines; NC-Charlotte; OR-Beaverton We will give considerable preference to qualified candidates already located in Phoenix. Are you interested in applying for this position? Then please visit our website at www.wellsfargo.com/careers and reference Requisition #3448633. Wells Fargo is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V Basic Qualifications 6+ years reporting and analytical experience or a minimum of a Masters degree in programs such as applied mathematics, statistics, engineering, physics, accounting, finance, economics or computer sciences with 3+ years directly applicable work experience. Minimum Qualifications 1. Excellent communication and teamwork skills; ability to communicate complex ideas in clear, succinct terms; ability to establish strong partnerships with various colleagues and work independently on projects as an internal consultant; strong customer-focus. 2. Experience solving complex capacity planning and resource scheduling problems. 3. Advanced skills in Excel and Visual Basic programming for Application (VBA). 4. Proficiency with SAS programming or similar statistical modeling tools. 5. Proficiency with database querying language (SQL) or similar tools. 6. A Master's degree in Operations Research, Industrial Engineering, Decision Science, Statistics, Mathematics, or similar fields, or at least eight years of relevant experience. 7. Must have authorization to work in the United States. Preferred Skills 1. Experience applying advanced mathematics (stochastic modeling, discrete-event simulation, optimization, probability and statistics) within the financial services sector, particularly mortgage or home equity operations is preferred. 2. Candidates who have a combination of rigorous technical training in engineering, math, or science, along with excellent business experience and/or an MBA (or equivalent) are highly preferred.

Sr. Operations Research Analyst

A leader in aviation and aviation training products is looking for the best to journey with us into the future of navigation! For more than 70 years, Jeppesen, a Boeing subsidiary, has made it possible for pilots and their passengers to safely and efficiently reach their destinations. We are the world's leading provider of aeronautical data, and are combining our company's enduring spirit of innovation with a legacy of leadership in aviation to deliver 21st century navigation and optimization solutions. We have now expanded into the Marine and Rail industries, and are rapidly growing on a global scale! At Jeppesen, we believe in a balance between personal growth and professional development. We hire the best to grow our company's future. Visit our website to learn more about Jeppesen's pioneering spirit, and to apply for our open positions. Summary: Helps Jeppesen's leadership make better decisions that lead to enhanced products and services, improved quality, and increased productivity of business operations. To accomplish this, applies advanced analytical methods related to operations research, industrial engineering, data mining, reporting applications, data management, and process engineering. Translates analytical findings into results that lead to business growth and works with cross-functional teams to implement recommendations. Since 2000, the expanding Operations Research Department has consistently applied a wide variety of operations research techniques throughout the enterprise to improve operations and to support decision-making related to resource utilization, inventory optimization, capital investments, market strategy, product development and pricing. Jeppesen was awarded the Franz Edelman Award for Achievement in Operations Research and the Management Sciences in 2000, and the INFORMS Prize in 2010. Essential Functions:
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Solves business problems through the application of advanced analytical techniques including, e.g., mathematical programming, computer simulation and spreadsheet modeling. Identifies meaningful relationships and patterns in large data sets to extract implicit, previously unknown, but useful information Promotes a culture of innovation and continuous improvement throughout Jeppesen's worldwide enterprise by engaging all employees in efforts to solve business problems, both large and small. Leads cross-functional teams, made up of internal and external customers, in solving business problems that directly support the company's strategic vision and provides follow-up to ensure all action items are completed. Collaborates with academic, government, and industry researchers to keep current with developments in areas of expertise. Provides training and mentoring for others to transfer expert knowledge related to process design/improvement and advanced analytical problem solving techniques.

Education/Experience: Bachelor's degree in technical or in a related field of study and typically 20 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. A Master's Degree and at least 15 years of experience or a PhD and at least 10 years experience. Preferred education is in Operations Research or related area. Solid experience with proven results related to improving processes, solving problems, and managing projects. Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
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Ability to think logically, use computers proficiently, work well with people, and demonstrate good oral and written communication skills. Highly developed leadership, project management, facilitation, training, and coaching skills a plus. Serves as organization spokesperson on advanced projects and programs. Acts as advisor to management and customers on advanced technical research studies. Lean and/or Six Sigma certifications are preferred. Experience with the aviation, marine, rail, or logistics industry is a plus.

Jeppesen offers a competitive salary, a comprehensive selection of benefit options, including 401(k) with company match. All job offers are contingent upon successful completion of drug screen and background verification. ***APPLY NOW*** In order to apply for this position, please follow the below link to the Jeppesen website: http://careers.jeppesen.com/JobDescription.asp?JobNumber=643854&lang=en Jeppesen is an Equal Opportunity Employer. THE COLLEGE OF WILLIAM & MARY MASON SCHOOL OF BUSINESS WILLIAMSBURG, VA CLINICAL PROFESSOR OF OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT The Mason School of Business at the College of William and Mary is seeking to fill a teaching position in the operations management/information technology area. This is a non-tenured, fixed term, renewable contract position. Candidates should have a terminal degree in industrial engineering, operations management, information technology, or quantitative methods, proven teaching skills, and some industry experience. The successful candidate will be asked to develop and implement an introductory undergraduate course in operations emphasizing a process view of the organization. Specifically, we need someone who is familiar with the production planning process (e.g. S&OP) which involves knowledge of procurement, manufacturing, distribution and sal es at strategic, tactical and operational levels. The position begins in summer, 2011. William and Mary is a premier liberal arts university, chartered in 1693, and has long been considered one of the "Public Ivies." The graduate business school has been recognized as a "Top-50" school by Business Week, the Financial Times and the Wall Street Journal. The College is situated in historic Williamsburg, Virginia and is within an hour's drive of Richmond, Norfolk, and Virginia Beach. Washington DC is within three hour's drive. More information about the school can be found on the web at http://mason.wm.edu/. Submit your application at our online site at https://jobs.wm.edu and attach your vitae, letters of reference, teaching evaluations, and examples of scholarly work. All materials must be submitted electronically by February 15th, 2011. For details please contact the Search Coordinator at searches@mason.wm.edu. Review begins on February 15th and will continue until an appointment is made. Position is contingent upon funding approval. The College is an EO/AA Employer.

Department of Management Science & Innovation University College London We are seeking applications for one or more faculty positions at any level in the areas of management science, operations research or operations management, with an anticipated start of 1 September 2011. We will also consider part-time and visiting positions.

University College London (UCL) is London's leading multi-disciplinary university and one of the world's foremost research universities. UCL has 21,000 students and 4,000 academic staff in 54 academic departments. Academic staff and former students of UCL have won 20 Nobel Prizes. The Department of Management Science & Innovation offers BSc, MSc and PhD programs in management, technology entrepreneurship, information management for business and management science & operations. Candidates should have a focus on publishing articles in top journals. We are looking for people with both a theoretical and empirical research focus, in all areas of operations management and management science, including those involving interfaces with marketing, organizational behavior or information systems. Salary is competitive with top US business schools, and research facilities and support are excellent. The teaching load is light and designed to maximize research time: two courses per year. See www.ucl.ac.uk/msi for more information about the Department of Management Science & innovation. If interested, please send an e-mail with an expression of interest to Jackie Sheehan (jacqueline.sheehan@ucl.ac.uk), with a CV. We will then invite shortlisted applicants to submit a formal application.

Systems Engineering Tenure-Track Faculty Opening All Levels The Department of Systems and Information Engineering (SIE) has an immediate opening for a scholar with a pr oven track record in health care systems engineering. The ideal candidate should have a broad perspective on the application of systems engineering to health care and is expected to engage in ongoing funded research and to collaborate with the medical research community. She/he will teach at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. SIE specialization areas include human factors, computational statistics and simulation, risk and decision analysis, optimization and control, and system integration. To lea rn about the range of SIE research areas, visit: http://web.sys.virginia.edu/ Candidates will be considered from all areas of specialization. Candidates must possess an earned doctorate in Systems Engineering or a related discipline, with demonstrated record of academic scholarship and a commitment to teaching excellence. For a complete job description and to apply on line go to: https://jobs.virginia.edu/ Open the link titled, SEARCH POSTINGS, Enter Posting # 0606842 Screening of applicants begins January 26, 2011 and continues until filled. The University of Virginia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Apply Here: http://www.Click2Apply.net/9n5zhnm Enterprise Risk Analyst General Purpose and Scope of Position: As a member of the Enterprise Risk Management team, the Risk Analyst will be responsible for supporting the use of data-driven decisions across the organization. This role will focus on providing business impact analyses, identification of the scope of business risk and assisting with early monitoring. The Enterprise Risk Analyst will take a lead role in analyses and understanding the larger context of how data is used across the operating Divisions. Specific Responsibilities Include: Analysis

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The Operations Research and Analysis Engineer position will be located at the FedEx Ground headquarters near Pittsburgh, PA. The Operations Research and Analysis Engineer will apply optimization, simulation, mathematical, s tatistical and data analytic techniques to research, develop and apply strategic decision support and simulation models/solutions in the area of long-term network design, capacity planning, and process improvements. Research, design and develop tactical applications to support field operations. Design, develop and maintain strategic network planning models to aid in long-term capacity planning process and monitor shortterm capacity shortfalls. Conduct ad-hoc modeling requests ² quantify operational impact of new business rules, operational policies, new initiatives/ products to support decision-making process. Required education: Bachelors degree in engineering or other quantitative discipline or operational engineering experience.

Preferred education: Bachelors degree in industrial engineering with masters degree in engineering or MBA. No experience required; candidates with additional years of experience are encouraged to apply. Additional Skills:
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FedEx Ground offers a competitive salary and benefits package. Please apply to position 12132 on fedex.com to be considered an applicant for this position or use the link below. http://fedex.hodesiq.com/careers/job_detail.aspx?User_ID=&FedexID=712132&Locale=en

The Sr. Scientist will lead the demand modeling and optimization algorithm work required to support Vistaar's B2B pricing optimization customers. The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in the continued growth and development of Vistaar's pricing science practice. Responsibilities Include:
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Senior Operations Research Analyst CitationAir is seeking a motivated and creative analyst to join its Operations Research group. The incumbent will lead the effort to develop and use advanced analytical tools in customer understanding and marketing strategies by collaborating with various departments in the company. In addition, the incumbent will work closely with current group to improve the operational efficiency through innovation in processes and tools.

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Solid statistics background and an advanced degree in Operations Research, Statistics, Econometrics or related field; At least three (3) years of commercial or industrial experience, with significant experience in data mining, customer analytics and revenue management; Strong problem solving and analytical skills; Strong proficiency in one or more statistical modeling tools: SAS, R or similar; Strong proficiency in manipulation and analysis of large datasets with PL/SQL; Ability to communicate effectively in written and spoken English across different levels of management; Excellent teamwork skills; Airline/travel industry experiences a plus; Programming experience and proficiency a plus.

Compensation Competitive salary with full benefits including Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance, 401k plus Company Match, Paid Time Off, Paid Vacation and more. Application Process Interested candidates should apply online: www.citationair.com/employment. *Only qualified candidates will be contacted.* About CitationAir CitationAir is an industry leader offering individuals and businesses the advantages of private jet travel through its innovative programs, including Jet Card, Jet Shares, Jet Management and Corporate Solutions products. CitationAir's parent company is Cessna Aircraft Company, a Textron (NYSE: TXT) company. To learn more, please visit us online: www.citationair.com.

DIRECTOR, CENTER OF OPERATIONAL ANALYSIS Department of Operational Sciences Graduate School of Engineering and Management Air Force Institute of Technology The Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT) is seeking applications and nominations for the position of Director, Center for Operational Analysis (COA). The COA is a multidisciplinary research and education center focused on defense-related operational modeling and analysis to enhance war-fighter efficiency and effectiveness at all levels. The Director is responsible for strengthening existing partnerships, enhancing the visibility, relevance and excellence of the research portfolio; and attracting high quality research personnel. The COA resides within the Department of Operational Sciences (see http://www.afit.edu/en/ens/index.cfm) which is one of six departments in AFIT's

Graduate School of Engineering and Management. AFIT offers a unique blend of academic and military cultures as the fully-accredited graduate school of the United States Air Force located at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base (WPAFB) near Dayton, Ohio. This site provides an ideal environment for our 130 graduate faculty and 800 graduate students to collaborate with other organizations colocated at WPAFB, including the headquarters for Air Force Materiel Command , Air Force Research Laboratory, Aeronautical Systems Center, and the National Air and Space Intelligence Center. AFIT's Department of Operational Sciences offers defensefocused, research-based M.S. and Ph.D. programs in operations research and logistics management to over 150 graduate students. The COA supports faculty members' research projects (currently in excess of $4M per annum) through senior-level sponsor interactions, advocating selected initiatives, maintaining a physical computational laboratory of 1560 ft sq., coordinating the efforts of 14 research and support staff, and promoting technology transfer of research results. The COA Director position includes tenure-track faculty rank in the Department of Operational Sciences. The successful candidate must possess an earned doctorate in Operations Research, Logistics, Industrial Engineering, or closely related field with experience in graduate-level research development and consultative activities related to defense sector operational problems. Candidates should exhibit a publication record, experience in obtaining external research funding, managing multiple projects and budgets involving personnel at various levels, and sound academic and professional leadership abilities. Significant prior experience with the Department of Defense is strongly preferred. AFIT is a member of the NSF ADVANCE LEADER Consortium (www.wright.edu/leader/) and candidates are expected to share AFIT's commitment to this and other campus diversity initiatives. Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. To apply, send a signed letter of application summarizing relevant qualifications and research leadership philosophy, a vita, and the names and contact information of three professional references (including email addresses) to: Dr. Heidi Ries, Dean for Research COA Director Search Committee Chair AFIT/ENR 2950 Hobson Way Wright Patterson AFB, OH 45433-7765. A hard copy of the application letter is required. Supporting material may be sent electronically to: Heidi.Ries@afit.edu. Review of applications will begin 31 January 2011 and continue until the position is filled. This position requires U.S. Citizenship, and the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Excellent civil service retirement benefits are included. AFIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We welcome applications from all qualified and eligible candidates, and particularly encourage members of historically underrepresented groups to apply. California State University, Northridge Tenure Track Faculty Position Operations Management/ Supply Chain Management Qualifications: Candidates must possess a strong background in operations management and particularly in supply chain management. Ph.D. degree in Operations Management, Supply Chain Management, or a closely related field from an accredited doctoral program is

required at the time of appointment (August 24, 2011). Prior teaching experience is highly desirable and evidence of research potential is required. Applicants must demonstrate a commitment to working with an ethnically and culturally diverse student population. CSUN is a Learning Centered University. The successful candidate will be expected to join faculty and staff in a commitment to active learning, to the assessment of learning outcomes, and to multiple pathways that enable students to graduate. At time of appointment, the successful candidate, if not a U.S. citizen, mus t have authorization from the Bureau of Citizenship and Immigration Services to work in the United States. Evidence of degree(s) required at time of hire. Responsibilities: The position involves teaching both MBA level and undergraduate courses. The normal teaching load is 12 units per semester with two preparations; however, a 9-unit load is normally assigned to faculty who are actively engaged in research and publication. Faculty are expected to perform the curricular and administrative duties associated with an academic appointment. In order to earn promotion and tenure, faculty are required to engage in research that results in refereed journal publications, and to demonstrate an ongoing commitment to effective teaching and community service. Application Deadline: Priority will be given to applicants who submit resume, three letters of recommendation, evaluations of teaching, and research papers by January 31, 2011. The position is open until filled. Inquiries and nominations should be addressed to: Systems and Operations Management Dept. College of Business and Economics California State University, Northridge Northridge, CA 91330-8378 e-mail contact: ali.behnezhad@csun.edu Phone no.: (818) 677-2470

Industrial and Systems Engineering - Department Head, Industrial and Systems Engineering / Full or Associate Professor at Rochester Institute of Technology R‡I‡T FACULTY POSITION POSTING FORM Rochester Institute of Technology, Kate Gleason College of Engineering Job Title/Rank: Department Head, Industrial and Systems Engineering / Full or Associate Professor PC#001986 IRC43179 Department: Industrial and Systems Engineering Job Category: Faculty, Tenure Track Starting Date: July 1st, 2011 DETAILED DESCRIPTI ON: The Rochester Institute of Technology invites applications and nominations for the position of Department Head, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering. The Department Head will help guide the Department's growth in research programs while maintaining high standards for academic excellence. Appointments at the rank of full or associate professor will be considered with an anticipated start of August, 2011. The Department Head provides leadership and direction for the Department with oversight in areas such as research, curriculum development, the acquisition of external funding, facilities, faculty and staff recruiting and retention, and budgeting. The Department Head reports to the Dean of the Kate Gleason College of Engineering and interacts with other leaders of the college, institute, industry, and state and federal agencies. We are seeking individuals who are committed to contributing to RIT's core values, honor code, and statement of diversity.

THE COLLEGE/ DEPARTMENT: The current environment for Industrial and Systems Engineering at RIT is dynamic and exciting. From 2004 to 2009, enrollment in the ISE department's graduate programs more than doubled to its current size of 67 students, and undergraduate enrollment grew 60% to 187 students. The department had its largest graduating class ever in May, 2009. As a response to this enrollment growth, the faculty has also grown in size. Indeed, one-third of the faculty is new to the department in the past three years. The department also benefits from RIT's stature as a university. U.S. News and World Report ranks RIT #2 in "best value, regional universities" in the northeast, and RIT ranks in their top 10 list of "programs that work." Additionally, research expenditures have increased nearly 100% over the past five years. There have been two major building expansions to the Kate Gleason College of Engineering in the past twelve years, and each has enhanced the infrastructure available for Industrial & Systems Engineering. At present, RIT i s in the final planning stages of yet another new building, which will house new degree programs in biomedical and chemical engineering. Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) is one of the largest private universities in the U.S., attracting students from all 50 states and 100 countries. RIT has been recognized on The Chronicle of Higher Education's "Great Colleges to Work For" list for two consecutive years. The Kate Gleason College of Engineering has established its reputation as preeminent in career-oriented engineering education with a rapidly growing commitment to research. It offers bachelor degree programs in biomedical, chemical, computer, electrical, industrial, mechanical and microelectronic engineering, and comprehensive, innovative graduate programs in a range of engineering disciplines including a broad-based cross-disciplinary doctoral degree in microsystems engineering. Rochester, located on Lake Ontario, is the 79th largest city in the United States and the third largest city in New York Stat e. The Greater Rochester region, which is home to nearly one million people, is rich in cultural and ethnic diversity, with a populati on comprised of 20% African and Latino Americans and another 7% of international origin. It is also home to the largest deaf community per capita in the U.S. Rochester ranks 7th among the "10 Best Cities to Raise a Family" by Child Magazine; 6th among 379 metropolitan areas in "Best Places to Live in America" by Places Rated Almanac; 1st in Expansion Management Magazine's ranking of metropolitan areas having the best "Quality of Life in the Nation"; and is among Essence Magazine's "Top 10 Cities for Black Families." Rochester was twice named one of "America's Friendliest Cities" by American Demographics Magazine. QUALIFICATIONS: REQUIRED:
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HOW TO APPLY: RIT and the ISE department are committed to maintaining excellence in undergraduate education while fostering innovative research and scholarship. We are proud to pursue these goals while providing a campus environment rich in its cultural diversity. Candidates should submit a statement that clearly articulates their vision, both as a department he ad and as a faculty member, of how they will contribute to RIT's mission. Candidates may apply online at http://apptrkr.com/169295. Faculty search: for IRC43179. Please submit your cover letter; a vision statement; a vita; and the names, addresses and phone numbers for three references. Questions for the search committee regarding this position may be directed to Denis Cormier at drceie@rit.edu.

A review of applications will begin immediately. To ensure full consideration, applicants are encouraged to apply by January 3rd, 2011. The position will remain open until an acceptable candidate is found. The Rochester Institute of Technology is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All individuals with the ability to contribute in meaningful ways to the university's continuing commitment to cultural diversity, pluralism, and individual diff erences are encouraged to make application. jeid-bfc0f81b6526576e5b865b188430cb37

Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies Post Doctoral Fellow - Epidemiology Benefit- Risk Visualization Titusville, NJ Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development, L.L.C., a member of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Post Doctoral Fellow - Epidemiology Benefit- Risk Visualization, located in Titusville, NJ. The Post Doctoral Fellow - Epidemiology Benefit- Risk Visualization will be a member of the Department of Epidemiology. The position is intended to capitalize on the increasing focus on quantitative drug benefit-risk assessment, the movement towards personalized medicine, and the increasing breadth and depth of medical record and insurance claims databases. The focus of this postdoctoral fellowship is to use both clinical and observational data to conduct, communicate and display benefit-risk assessments for insight and decision-making both on a personalized level and a patient subgroup level. Please refer to the JNJ website for a complete description. A PhD in Health Economics, Health Technology Assessment, Quantitative Sociology, Quantitative Clinical/Public Health or equivalent field is required OR a PhD in Statistics, Statistical Programming, Informatics, Physics, Engineering, Computer Sci ence or equivalent field will be acceptable if the candidate has experience in Health Technology Assessment, Sociology or Decision Analysis. A strong quantitative and software background with experience in visualization is required, preferably with experience in Statistics, E pidemiology or Machine Learning. Very strong programming skills and experience with statistical packages required. Ability to write VBA code for Excel and/or familiarity with .NET platform is a plus but not required. Experience with probabi listic models is preferred. Familiarity with decision trees , multi-criteria decision analysis and conjoint analysis/stated choice methods, a plus. Experience with or knowledge of drug development a plus. The successful candidate must have strong verbal and written communication skills - particularly for technical topics and non-technical audiences. This position will be based in Titusville, NJ. As a valued team member, you'll receive a competitive salary and great benefits including medical/dental, a 401(k), a pension plan and a comprehensive wellness program. If interested, please apply directly on-line at our web site www.careers.jnj.com noting Req. Code 1997100826. The Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies has a strong commitment to diversity and welcomes applications for all individuals. EOE M/F/D/V

Department Head Position, Department of Information and Operations Management, Mays Business School, Texas A&M University The Department of Information and Operations Management Department (INFO) at Mays Business School seeks a scholarly and energetic professor to lead its vibrant faculty. Over the past few years the department has made significant progress in developing a world class program in supply chain management and is now looking for a new department head to take it to the next level. During the past four years, seven research-focused tenure-track professors have been hired, more than 200 undergraduate supply chain management majors added, a PhD program in supply chain management initiated as well as an industry advisory board.

The department consists of an active faculty that is committed to excellence in research, teaching, and service. They hold 35 editorial review board positions, 12 associate and senior editor positions and have won several editorial awards. The faculty regularly publish in the leading journals in their field. The department's undergraduate supply chain program was recently ranked third nationally for scope of program and sixth nationally for industry value by AMR Research. The Mays Business School student body is comprised of approximately 4100 undergraduate and 800 graduate students. The School is consistently ranked among the prominent public business schools in the nation by Business Week, U.S. News and World Report, Financial times, Princeton Review, and Forbes. For more information about Mays visit mays.tamu.edu. The desired qualifications for appointment to the position of Head include: 1) Ph.D. in Operations Management or a related area, 2) Qualifications for the Rank of Professor; candidates with an exceptional scholarly record will be considered for an endowed position, 3) Significant record of teaching and scholarship in Operations Management or a related area, 4) Ability to provide academic and administrative leadership to the Department, and 5) Ability and desire to work effectively with the multiple stakeholders of the Department, College, and Texas A&M University. The Head of the Department of Information and Operations Management works with and reports to the Executive Associate Dean of Mays Business School. All applications, nominations, and/or requests for additional information for the position should be directed to Dr. Bala She tty, Executive Associate Dean (e-mail: INFO-Head-Search@mays.tamu.edu). Texas A&M University (www.tamu.edu), a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities, is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. Research staff position in CASTLE Lab, in the Department of Operations Research and Financial Engineering, Princeton Universi ty

Start date: February 1, 2011 or as close as possible thereafter. CASTLE Laboratory is looking to add to its research staff to solve stochastic optimization problems in energy systems analysis. The appointment will be made at the rank of Associate Professional Specialist, and requires designing, coding and testing algorithms, and working with research sponsors to meet their needs. We are looking for candidates with a Ph.D. in operations research, computer science, engineering systems or electrical engineering with strong skills in mathematics and computer programming. Prior knowledge of stochastic optimization is desirable but not necessary, but we do expect strong training in probability, statistics and mathematical programming. The successful candidate will be expected to publish and present research results in appropriate professional publications and venues. Strong oral and written communication skills are a must, as well as an enthusiasm for exciting research. CASTLE Lab (www.castlelab.princeton.edu) specializes in solving high-dimensional stochastic optimization problems. We have a computer cluster with over 200 threads spread over 10 nodes. The lab is currently supported by two senior staff members, 5-7 Ph.D. students and a host of undergraduates who participate in our energy and algorithmic research. We maintain a strong record of publications and presentations in the major conferences. Applications will be considered from the date of this announcement until filled. To apply, please visit our website at http://jobs.princeton.edu, create an online application, and submit a CV and cover letter with contact information for three references to Requisition Number 1000960. Princeton University is an equal opportunity employer and complies with applicable EEO and affirmative action regulations. Manager, Category Management & Decision SupportCPG Industry

Beam Global Spirits & Wine, Inc.

Consumers from all corners of the globe call for our spirits brands. We are proud of our portfolio of brands, including: Jim Beam® Bourbon, Courvoisier ® Cognac, Sauza ® Tequila, DeKuyper Cordials Laphroaig ® Single Malt Scotch, Maker's Mark ® Bourbon, Canadian Club ® Canadian Whisky, Cruzan ® Rum, and EFFEN ® Vodka. Beam Global Spirits & Wine is wholly owned division of Fortune Brands, Inc. (NYSE:FO), a leading consumer brands company. Its operating companies have premier brands and leading market positions in distilled spirits, home and security products, and golf products. Home and security brands include: Moen faucets, Aristokraft, Omega, Diamond and Kitchen Craft cabinetry, Therma-Tru door systems, Simonton windows, and Master Lock security products. Golf brands include: Titleist, FootJoy, and Pinnacle. For more information on Beam Global Spirits & Wine, its brands, and its commitment to social responsibility, please visit www.beamglobal.com and www.drinksmart.com. Job Description As a Manager, Category Management for the Cordial and Regional Brand Business Unit [CRU], you will report directly to the Senior Director of Marketing for CRU. Your role is to partner with CRU and Sales leadership to deliver profitable growth for Beam?s portfolio of cordial and region al brands, by providing actionable Category Management and Distribution recommendations to CRU and Sales leadership. Category Management initiatives to include shopper and retailer insight, sku and shelf set optimization, channel strategy, pricing str ategy, promotional effectiveness, etc. The primary responsibility of this role is to provide actionable, fact based, and sales ready recommendations that allow CRU and Sales leadership to increase sales of CRU products. These recommendations should be driven by quantitative analysis, and translated into actionable sales initiatives and selling tools that are easy for sales personnel to understand and implement. To provide these recommendations you will need to deliver: Analytical Excellence:
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Structure and lead market research in cooperation with Beam?s Global Insights team [e.g., shopper and retailer insight, competitive intelligence, price elasticity, etc.] Structure and lead project initiatives that are highly statistical in nature, synthesizing the available data in order to pro vide conclusions and recommendations: o Cluster stores and consumer segments into like groups o Recommend category management strategies to Beam sales teams, our distributors, and retailers o Optimize sku and shelf sets, including sku rationalization and shelf adjacencies o Define distribution improvement goals and initiatives o Recommend improvements to retail, channel, and pricing strategies o Recommend improvements to sales & marketing initiatives based on promotional effectiveness

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This role presents a fantastic opportunity to join Beam Global Spirits & Wine, Inc., the largest US-based spirits firm in the world. Experience and Skills Required
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Statistics, economics, mathematics, finance, engineering or other like quantitative major preferred Marketing, statistics, and micro-economic coursework required Strong statistical software [SAS, SPSS, etc.], database, MS -Excel, and MS-PowerPoint skills required Essbase and Business Objects experience preferred Required skills: o Attention to detail o Excellent written and verbal communication skills o Ability to synthesize complex data to simple compelling message o Outgoing personality with dynamic presentation skills o Adept at managing multiple projects and competing priorities in a dynamic environment o Self-motivated, proactive individual with ability to identify issues/opportunities for improvement

To apply, please send resume and salary history to John Flayter - Email: john.flayter@beamglobal.com

Carnegie Mellon University Tepper School of Business www.tepper.cmu.edu Assistant Professor of Operations Research The Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University seeks candidates for a tenure-track position as Assistant Professor of Operations Research beginning in Fall 2011. Applicants are expected to have a Ph.D. in Operations Research or a related field, a demonstrated potential for outstanding research, and strong teaching skills. The specialty of the candidate should be in the broad field of mathematical programming. Areas of possible interest include optimization, constraint programming, data mining, financial engineering, computational game theory, but are not restricted to this list. The Operations Research faculty at Tepper teaches in the Masters of Business Administration (MBA) and the Masters of Computational Finance (MSCF) programs, as well as in the doctoral programs in Operations Research and in Algorithms, Combinatorics, and Optimization. The ideal candidate is expected to create and enhance cross-campus research activities and to contribute to the school's course offerings at both the masters and doctoral levels. Applicants should submit a current curriculum vitae and up to five publications or working papers to orgroup@andrew.cmu.edu and three recommendation letters (via the Postal Service) to Ms.Rosanne Christy, Faculty Search Coordinator for Operations Research, Carnegie Mellon University, Tepper School of Business, Posner 233, 5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213. If you have any questions about the application, please contact Ms. Christy at 412-268-1320. In order to ensure full consideration, applications must be received by JANUARY 1, 2011. Information Systems Tenure-Track Junior Faculty Position Tenure-track faculty opening in Information Systems, starting in September 2011. We are looking for people who are interested in how IT may transform businesses, markets, and economic processes. We have a particular interest in applicants with research and teaching interests in the development and application of machine learning techniques to business problems or in other related areas of business analytics. Applicants may hold a doctoral degree in any business discipline, Information Systems, Computer Science, Economics or Operations Research. We are primarily seeking candidates at the Assistant Professor level. Applicants should have completed or be nearing completion of a Ph.D., and should demonstrate potential of excellence in research and teaching. Teaching assignments encompass BS, Masters, and Ph.D. programs. Applicants should send a current curriculum vita, evidence of research such as publications, working papers, or dissertation proposal to: isgroup@andrew.cmu.edu and three recommendation letters (via the Postal Service) to Mr. Phillip Conley, Information Systems Faculty Recruiting, Carnegie Mellon University, Tepper School of Business, Room 369 Posner Hall, 5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3890 (Phone: 412-2686212). In order to ensure full consideration, completed applications must be received by Friday, JANUARY 14, 2011. Carnegie Mellon is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with particular interest in identifying women and minority applicants for faculty positions.

The Centre for Operations Excellence (COE) at the Sauder School of Business invites applications for a 1 year renewable Post Doctoral Fellowship position in Operations Research. Appointments will begin on April 1, 2011 or earlier. Applicants should have completed (though not necessarily defended) their Ph.D. dissertation.

The COE is an academic research centre dedicated to the teaching, research, and practice of operations research and operations management. It administers a Master of Management in Operations Research (MMOR) program. The cornerstone of this program is an industry project where each student is matched with a partner organization. The COE initiates and manages the projects which run during the summer months. Since the COE's inception in 1998 over 90 projects have been completed in sectors as diverse as health care, manufacturing and supply chain management, transportation and shipping, financial services, education, government, etc. Details about COE activities and past projects are available at: http://www.coe.ubc.ca. The COE seeks a candidate with a strong methodological background in operations research and in interest in applications. During the project season (mid-April till the end of August) the successful candidate will work with students, faculty and staff in: (1) establishing project outcomes and deliverables for COE industry projects; (2) determining an appropriate analysis strategy; (3) developing and implementing technical solutions; and (4) providing guidance and assistance to Masters and PhD students involved in COE projects with operations research and statistical methodology, software, modeling, analysis and timely execution. Once the summer projects are completed, the candidate will be responsible for: (1) developing publishable research based on COE projects; and (2) assisting in preparing grant proposals and meeting reporting needs of funding agencies; and performing other related duties. Candidates must have demonstrated excellent research skills and the ability to communicate and collaborate well with others. The position will be administered by the Centre for Operations Excellence at the Sauder School of Business, UBC. Academic supervision will be provided by Dr. Harish Krishnan, Director of the COE, and his colleagues. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. UBC hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity. Applicants should send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, one or two research papers and arrange for the submission of three letters of refer ence by mail or e-mail to: Ms. Annie Ko Program Manager, Centre for Operations Excellence Sauder School of Business, University of British Columbia 2053 Main Mall, Vancouver, B.C., Canada V6T 1Z2 E-mail: annie.ko@coe.ubc.ca All applications received by January 30, 2011 will be considered, but the search will continue till the position is filled.

Join our Operating Strategy Team @ Gap Inc.

Description The Operating Strategy team is focused on driving top line and bottom line benefits for Gap Inc. through superior inventory management by using science and analytics to identify and take action on opportunities to improve inventory productivity. The primary focus of this position is providing data analysis and quantitative modeling for all aspects of Gap Inc's inventory management, including demand planning, store allocation and replenishment, DC ordering and replenishment, packing, and DC and store capacity utilization as well as pricing.
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Ability to work both at a detail level as well as to summarize findings and extrapolate knowledge to make strong recommendations for change Experience developing short and long term visions for solutions that have significant business impact Demonstrated examples of working with business partners to deliver a solution that met objectives Knowledge of inventory management, merchandising, pricing, supply chain management and optimization principles and concepts Experience developing and working with inventory optimization and/or forecasting approaches for retail software or the retail industry Ability to collaborate with cross-functional teams and work independently with minimal supervision MS in Operations Research, Statistics, Industrial Engineering or Management Science required, PhD preferred. 3+ yrs. of professional experience (1+ yrs with PhD). Hands-on experience with data analysis, statistical, optimization and simulation packages (SQL, MATLAB, SAS etc) is must Inventory management, pricing experience is highly desirable Experience working for retailers, consulting to retailers is highly desirable Ability to communicate effectively with cross -functional teams Experienced at working with business process owners to understand the process impact To Apply directly to this job opportunity, please click here: https://gapinc.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?lang=en&job=01011 Engineering Management and Systems Engineering Tenure-Track Faculty Position

The Department of Engineering Management and Systems Engineering of The George Washington University School of Engineering and Applied Science is seeking a candidate for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor. The successful candidate is expected to develop externally sponsored research programs, to supervise doctoral students, and to teach and provide academic advising of students at all levels. Basic Qualifications: The position requires teaching interest in the general area of engineering management with demonstrated research ability and a background in a relevant subfield of engineering management such as technology or project management; engineering economics; crisis and emergency management; energy, sustainability, and environmental management; or cyber security. Applicants requesting appointment at the Assistant Professor level must possess superior teaching and research potential and strong potential to attract externally funded research. Applicants requesting appointment at the Associate Professor level must have a significant record of publications and research funding. All applicants must have earned doctorate in hand by August 1, 2011. The George Washington University is located in the center of Washington, D.C. The metropolitan area sustains the second largest concentration of research and development activity in the United States, creating a continuing demand for rigorously trained engineers and many research opportunities. The Department of Engineering Management and Systems Engineering conducts major off-campus degree programs at locations in the Washington metropolitan area and across the United States. The candidate selected for this position is expected to participate in these programs. Salary levels are competitive. Application Procedure: Only complete applications will be considered. Please send curriculum vitae, statement of research and teaching interests, publication list, sample publications, and the names, addresses, telephone numbers and emails of three references to: Ms. Zoe Dansan, Coordinator, Faculty Search Committee Department of Engineering Management and Systems Engineering School of Engineering and Applied Science The George Washington University Washington, D.C. 20052 Review of applications will commence on December 6, 2010 and will continue until the position is filled. The start date for the position will be September 1, 2011. The George Washington University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

IHG is looking for a Revenue Management Systems Product Manager - is it YOU? Do you see yourself as the Revenue Management Product Manager - Project REVolution for the Global Sales & Marketing team? What's your passion? Whether you're into tennis, shopping or karaoke, at IHG we're interested in YOU. At IHG we employ people who apply the same amount of care and passion to their jobs as they do their hobbies - people who put our guests at the heart of everything they do. And we're looking for more people like this to join our friendly and professional team. IHG Americas' Regional Corporate Office is centrally located at the beautiful Ravinia Complex just outside Atl anta's Perimeter (I285), offering a convenient commute from all areas of Metro Atlanta. In addition to being easily accessible from all major hi ghways, the complex provides a free shuttle service between the office, the nearby Perimeter Mall and MARTA tra in station for alternative commuting options during business hours. Our office complex offers many amenities and personal conveniences, including and on-site dry cleaner, florist, private health club, wellness center and restaurants. Atlanta, situated near the North Georgia Mountains, has something for everyone, world class educational institutions, interactive venues, historical sites, beautiful performing arts facilities, professional sports teams - Braves Falcons, Hawks and Thrashers, and is home to unique venues including CNN, the Georgia Aquarium, The King Center, World of Coca -Cola, The Carter Center, High Museum of Art, and Zoo Atlanta. Our Americas Corporate office, based in Atlanta, Georgia, is currently seeking a Revenue Management Product Manager for Project REVolution in our Global Sales & Marketing organization. This exciting role will be a one stop shop for driving all s trategy, new development, and performance enhancements for specific set of products within a product category. The Product Manager coordinates among tactical analysts, developers, and functional subject matter experts to create holistic product solutions for customers/stakeholders across multiple channels. The Product Manager will manage the end to end product lifecycle from idea inception through development and launch, leveraging specialists, operators and stakeholders along the way. They define product needs via a "roadmap" of initiatives mapped out over a pre-determined cycled timeline. Bachelor's or Master's degree in Operations Research, Business/Economics, Operations Management or a relevant field of work, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experienced. 8+ years work experience, including 3 years experience in conceptualizing and solving pricing and revenue management business problems in car-rental/casino/retail/airline industries with demonstrated travel industry experience and understanding of multiple disciplines/processes related to the position. Technical skills and Knowledge y y

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Understands pricing/revenue management and possesses a background in industries such as hotels, casino, rental car, airline and retail establishments. Understands the impact of different pricing and revenue management strategies and a demonstrated ability to conceptualize and solve business problems related to different components of Revenue Management Systems. (Forecasting, Pricing, Optimization, Controls etc.) Ability to write business requirements and work with Product Management/IT to implement recommended solutions wi thin Revenue Management/CRS Systems Maintains vision for Total Hotel Revenue Management and evolution of Revenue Management into areas like Groups, Non-rooms etc. and how they can be implemented within RMS/CRS. Understands the interdependencies between systems and departments. Demonstrated ability to present new concepts, research findings, and business outcomes to various groups including corporate clients, senior management, potential vendors, and industry consultants.

Strong project management experience in organizing, planning and executing projects from conception through implementation. In depth experience in detailed product development discovery, documentation, and design work, with analytical skills and ability to perform research and use the results of analysis to make effective strategic decisions. Demonstrated hotel industry knowledge reflecting the entire customer experience lifecycle (reservations - stay - ongoing relationship management). Demonstrated knowledge of travel distribution channels (web, CRO, gds, or tpi) and reservations sales "building blocks". Demonstrated ablitiy to use prototyping or simulation in product creation. Experience in formal requirements methodologies such as vision, scope, con text, use cases, etc. preferred. Preferred skills - IHG revenue systems knowledge, hotel operation concepts, channel knowledge (CRO, Web, GDS, etc.), technology knowledge, project management experience, ability to translate business requirements into specific functionality, analytical understanding of hotel pricing concepts and yield management optimization. You must meet the legal requirements to work in this country.

Relocation assistance NOT available for this role. You already know IHG has some of the best benefits available. If you're successful in getting this job, you'll be able to take advantage of those benefits and make the most of our commitment to give you Room to grow. If you're ready to make the move to a great, new career opportunity, go to www.ihg.jobs and apply for ATL001971 now! IHG is an equal opportunity employer M/F/D/V Band 6 Salary range - $66,985.00 - $82,000.00

MGSM is an acknowledged leader of business management education in Australasia and Asia with an international reputation for providing high quality, flexible postgraduate and executive education programs. We are consistently ranked one of the top business schools worldwide and have world class campuses in Sydney and Hong Kong with more than 13,000 alumni in 51 countries. Macquarie Graduate School of Management (MGSM) Where successful people go to go further MGSM is an acknowledged leader of business management education in Australasia and Asia with an international reputation for providing high quality, flexible postgraduate and executive education programs. We are consistently ranked one of the top business schools worldwide and have world class campuses in Sydney and Hong Kong with more than 13,000 alumni in 51 countries. MGSM develops leaders with a global mindset who create sustainable value and are good citizens. We are seeking to recruit exceptionally well-rounded scholars who excel as teachers, are engaged in vigorous research, and are actively engaged with business or the community as educators, researchers or consultants for the following position:
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This is a rare opportunity to join a dynamic organisation that excels in the development and delivery of management education. Competitive packages and support are available for suitably qualified candidates. For further information about MGSM visit http://www.mgsm.edu.au/jobs For further information about this position and to apply visit http://www.jobs.mq.edu.au Closing date for applications is Sunday, 30 January 2011 MGSM is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to diversity and social inclusion. Applications need to be submitted through the Macquarie University online recruitment system. Where circumstances such as disability or remote location prohibit your access to our online system or for any enquiries about this position please contact guy.ford@mgsm.edu.au

Strong track record in mathematical programming with a focus on optimisation under uncertainty, ideally with some experience in applications to engineering, finance and/or healthcare. Lecturer in Computing Salary £42,500 - £47,450 per annum

Imperial College London is a world leading university whose reputation for excellence in teaching and research attracts students and staff of the highest international quality. The three Faculties - Engineering, Natural Sciences and Medicine - together with the Business School explore the interface between science, medicine, engineering and management. The Department of Computing at Imperial is one of the largest computing departments in the UK and is a world leader in academ ic research in computer science. It is unique in the UK in supporting world -class fundamental research across the full range of areas in Computer Science. In addition the Department is embedded in the largest Engineering Faculty in the country, with all academic departments being located on a single campus. This concentration of talent across Computing and Engineering as a whole creates a stimulating and vibrant research culture that promotes multidisciplinary collaborations and attracts internationally leadin g researchers and scholars. Research is structured around the research themes of Computer Systems, Human Centred Computing, Logic and Artificial Intelligence, Theory of Computational Systems, Quantitative Analysis and Optimization, Distributed Software Engineering and Visual Information Processing. Applications are invited for a Lecturer position in the Department of Computing in any of the above areas. Candidates should have a PhD (or equivalent) in an appropriate computing subject. The post holder is expected to have a proven international record relevant to the above areas and will be expected to play a full part in the teaching and administrative activities of the Department. For more detail, please refer to the full job description. For further information on the Department visit http://www.imperial.ac.uk/computing. Priority consideration will be given to Imperial College staff at risk of redundancy Committed to equality and valuing diversity. We are also an Athe na Silver SWAN Award winner, a Stonewall Diversity Champion and a Stonewall Top 100 Employer 2010. Closing Date: 10 January 2011 (midnight GMT/BST) How To Apply Our preferred method of application is online via our website at: http://www3.imperial.ac.uk/employment . Please download the following application form and save to your computer. Once completed, please upload your application form prior to submitting your application. Non-Clinical Lecturers, Non-Clinical Senior Lecturers and Clinical Senior Lecturers application form In addition to the application form, you should attach a full CV (including a list of publications) that covers any aspects o f your career not covered by the online form, a 2-3 page statement of your research plans over the next 5 years and a brief statement of your teaching interests. Should you have any queries please contact: Margaret Hall - margaret.hall@imperial.ac.uk Job description and person specification If, when attempting to open a job description or application form, a "connecting to workspace" box appears, please press the cancel button on the box and the document will open.

University of California, Merced Professor in Technology Management and Entrepreneurship UC Merced is a dynamic new university campus which opened in September 2005 as the tenth campus of the University of California and the first American research university built in the 21st century. The School of Engineering is seeking applications and nominations for a faculty position in Technology Management and Entrepreneurship. We are seeking a distinguished

senior scholar at the Full Professor or Associate Professor level. Experience in managing technology or innovation processes is desirable. An interest in interdisciplinary work is essential and the successful candidate will work with colleagues in the School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts to develop the Ernest & Julio Gallo School of Management. A PhD in a relevant field and demonstrated excellence in research and teaching are required. This position will remain open until filled. To apply, or for more information, please visit our website: http://jobs.ucmerced.edu/n/academic/position.jsf?positionId=2973. AA/EOE Full-time or Visiting Faculty Position at Sabanci University, Istanbul, Turkey The Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences (FENS) at Sabanci University is inviting applications for full time or visiting faculty positions at all levels in the Manufacturing Systems/Industrial Engineering Program. Applicants should have completed a doctorate in Industrial Engineering/Operations Research or a related discipline, and must demonstrate high potential for excellence in research and teaching. At least two years relevant experience in business and/or academia will be a definite asset. Candidates will be expected to teach at both undergraduate and graduate levels. Candidates with a strong background in interdisciplinary research (e.g., in the fields of energy systems, information science, healthcare systems, bioinformatics, telecommunication systems, h igh performance computing, nanotechnology, etc.) are particularly encouraged to apply. Sabanci University, a privately funded premier academic institution, started instruction in the 1999-2000 academic year in its new state-of-the-art campus located in the suburban Istanbul, inland from the Tuzla coastline. The University offers a total of eleven undergraduate and nineteen graduate programs in three faculties: Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, and Faculty of Management. The University aims at establishing a very high standard of academic excellence and a research oriented atmosphere both for its faculty and for its students. The medium of instruction is English. More detailed information about Sabanci University is available at the web site http://www.sabanciuniv.edu and for the Program at http://fens.sabanciuniv.edu/msie/eng/. Candidates must submit their curriculum vitae through the web based applicant tracking system using ³Faculty&Staff´ link on the Sabanci University web site. Applicants must also send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, a clear statement of current a nd planned research and teaching activities, and the names of at least three references to: Prof. Dr. Gunduz Ulusoy Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences Sabanci University Orhanli, Tuzla, 34956 - Istanbul, Turkey Phone: +90 216.483.9503, Fax: +90 216.483.9550 E-mail: gunduz@sabanciuniv.edu Post-doc or Senior Researcher Position at Sabanci University The Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences (FENS) at Sabanci University is inviting applications for Postdoctoral or Senior Researcher positions in the Manufacturing Systems/Industrial Engineering Program. Applicants should have completed (or be near completion of) a doctorate in Industrial Engineering/Operations Research or a related discipline, and must demonstrate potent ial for excellence in research. S/he will be expected to contribute to the ongoing research in the Program. Candidates with a strong background in interdisciplinary research (e.g., in the fields of energy systems, information science , healthcare systems, bioinformatics, telecommunication systems, high performance computing, nanotechnology, etc.) or with a special interest in the following research areas of the program are particularly encouraged to apply:
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Sabanci University, a privately funded premier academic institution, started instruction in the 1999-2000 academic year in its new state-of-the-art campus located in the suburban Istanbul, inland from the Tuzla coastline. The University offers a total of twelve programs in two faculties (Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences and Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences) and graduate-only programs in the Faculty of Management. The University aims at establishing a very high standard of academic excellence and a research oriented atmosphere both for its faculty and for its students. The medium of instruction is English. More detailed information about Sabanci University is available at the web site http://www.sabanciuniv.edu and for the Program at http://fens.sabanciuniv.edu/msie/eng/. Candidates must submit their curriculum vitae through the web based applicant tracking system using ³Faculty&Staff´ link on the Sabanci University web site. Applicants must also send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, a clear statement of current a nd planned research and teaching activities, and the names of at least three references to: Prof. Dr. Gunduz Ulusoy Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences Sabanci University Orhanli, Tuzla, 34956 - Istanbul, Turkey Phone: +90 216.483.9503, Fax: +90 216.483.9550 E-mail: gunduz@sabanciuniv.edu

Global design, engineering, planning, and environmental advisory firm Exciting suite of infrastructure and resource based projects. This Fortune 500 Company provides professional technical and management support services to a broad range of markets. Having completed some of the world's most challenging and complex projects, with more than 40,000 employees world wide, this global service provider is strategically poised to continue delivering world class solutions to their expanding client base and venture into emerging markets. *As a result of continued growth and success on key regional resources and infrastructure projects the Perth simulation team is expanding. Discrete event simulation of transport and resources infrastructure has become a key requirement in the design and operations of supply chains. The Group provides modelling services and support to high profile projects in Australia, Asia and Africa. *The Role
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The H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Georgia Tech invites nominations and applications for tenure track faculty positions beginning in August, 2011. Faculty openings in the areas of Applied Probability, Optimization, Economic Decision Analysis, Health Care Systems, Quantitative and Computational Finance (a joint program with the School of Mathematics and the College of Management), Supply Chain Logistics, Production Systems, and System Informatics and Control, are available. Applicants should possess a Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering, Operations Research, Statistics, or a related field with a distinguished record of accomplishments and research publications, and the potential to develop an innovative research and educational program. Successful candidates will be expected to lead independent research at the cutting edge of their field, attract external funding, build a strong research program, successfully mentor graduate students, and develop and teach undergraduate and graduate courses. Appointments may be made at a rank commensurate with the individual's record. Interested individuals should 1. complete the "Faculty Candidate Application" at http://www.isye.gatech.edu/candidate, and 2. upload a current curriculum vitae, letter of application, including a list of references, and an indication of the research areas in which they intend to participate. Georgia Tech is an Equal Education/Employment Opportunity Institution and offers a dynamic academic environment with competitive salary and benefits. Georgia Tech has a culturally diverse faculty and strongly encourages applications from female and under-represented candidates.

Uses expertise to conduct logical analyses of management issues and information requirements that will be used enhance and streamline company operations. Develops analytical solutions using an expanded arsenal of modeling algorithms and applying best modeling practices and processes for packaging those analytical solutions. How to Apply Please complete the entire online application along with any prescreening questions that pertain to this opportunity. Incomplete applications will not be considered. About Us - Winery Seventy-Five years ago, with humble beginnings, brothers Ernest and Julio Gallo began E. & J. Gallo Winery. Today, we are the world's largest family-owned winery. We distribute wines to 90 countries and are the largest exporter of California wine. E. & J. Gallo Winery employs a creative and talented team of more than 5,000 people. We truly believe that the contributions of our employees are what make our Winery a dominant force in the ever-growing wine industry.

If you want to work with great people and enjoy a career in a dynamic industry expected to double in the next 10 years, see w hat opportunities await you at E. & J. Gallo Winery! SUMMARY Uses expertise to conduct logical analyses of management issues and information requirements that will be used enhance and streamline company operations. Develops analytical solutions using an expanded arsenal of modeling algorithms and applying best modeling practices and processes for packaging those analytical solutions. QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
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Masters of Science degree in Applied Mathematics, Operations Research, Industrial Engineering plus 3 years of experience applying mathematics for business functions and processes in manufacturing, supply chain, or distribution. Skilled in identifying analytical solutions behind business problems. Strong structured and systems approach to business problem resolutions. Knowledge and strong aspirations for business modeling, stochastic simulation and mathematical optimization. Experience challenging and improve the status quo. Skilled in programming and data processing. Skilled in project management, leadership, presentation and communication skills (both verbal and written). Experience working work with, communicating, and motivating people at all levels of the organization. Experience managing a project team to deliver results on a strict timeline. Skilled in numerical optimization (linear and integer), stochastic modeling, development of custom heuristics to approximate optimization, time series analysis, multivariate statistical analysis, forecasting, neural networks, and genetic algorithms. Skilled in data mining from large and disparate data sets; designs and creates user interfaces for data collection and custom decision support systems. Experience designing and coding decision support systems with an analytical core; experience converting and using data in different formats. Skilled in the use of MS Office (including spreadsheet modeling in Excel and expertise with developing sophisticated tools in VBA) at an expert level. Experience with one or more of the following languages: C, C++, Java, Perl, ML, Flexscript, and SQL (MS Access, MS Sequel Server, Oracle, or MySQL). Experience using Flexsim software (or ample experience with similar software). Skilled in the use of CPLEX and OPL (or solid experience with similar optimization language such as XPRESS -MP, GAMS, or LINDO). EEO/AA M/F/V/D

To Apply: For a complete description and to apply on-line please use the link below and complete the entire on-line application. Incomplete applications will not be considered. http://tinyurl.com/EJG-3115 Rosalind Franklin Fellowship, University of Groningen

The Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Groningen offers three Rosalind Franklin Fellowships for outstanding female scientists. The department of Operations solicits applications from ambitious, creative women, who aim for a career towards f ull professorship in Operations Management/Operations Research in a European top research university. The department of Operations contributes to a range of bachelor and master programmes (from Supply Change Management to Operations Research). Our research in a variety of OM/OR subfields is conducted in th e KNAW accredited research institute OPERA, see: http://tinyurl.com/rug-feb-OPERA. Successful candidates will set up their own research projects in the area of their choice and will be expected to attract external funding. They will also be expected to participate in and contribute to the development of the teaching programme of the faculty. The positions include entry into a tenure track system, leading to promotion following a successful tenure evaluation within 5 years. The Rosalind Franklin Fellowship is a 5-year programme. Salaries start at a minimum of ¼ 44,000 gross per year. Candidates will be expected to concentrate on both research and teaching, with generous research time. To support this the Rosalind Franklinfellow will be granted with a PhD student; research and financial facilities are available. For non Dutch applicants a favorable income tax regime (30%) is applicable. For further information see: www.rug.nl/feb/vacatures/rff. For questions: Prof. Dirk Pieter van Donk (research director): d.p.van.donk@rug.nl

Algorithms and Formulations Architect - Pittsburgh, PA, USA CombineNet, Inc. seeks a full-time optimization algorithms expert for its research and development department in Pittsburgh. If you are exceptionally qualified, highly motivated, and interested in working in a dynamic and innovative environment, we would like to hear from you. Please send a cover letter and your resume to jobs@CombineNet.com. Position description: CombineNet develops new optimization technology for clearing market problems. This position will concentrate on further improving the performance of our combinatorial optimization engine, used for clearing complex markets. R&D at CombineNet is a demanding career with many short and long term rewards. Our development environment supports direct translation from client need to product feature. Close interaction with our engineering staff assures that our product development decisions are rooted in client experience. Our algorithm benchmarking is conducted on real data from our clearing problems. Tasks include but are not limited to:
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Full Time Position in Mathematical Modeling and Optimization ExxonMobil's Corporate Strategic Research has an immediate opening for a full-time staff position in mathematical optimization within our Complex Systems Science Section. The laboratory is located 50 miles from New York City in scenic western New Jersey. We are looking for creative and resourceful individuals to join our research and development team to solve a multitude of challenging problems in the area of process modeling, experimental design or parameter estimation. The successful candidate will join a dynamic group of scientists performing breakthrough research for all sectors of the corporation, developing new approaches to solve our most challenging optimization problems. The candidate should have a Ph.D. degree in Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Chemistry, Applied Mathematics or other related scientific discipline, with a strong understanding of empirical process modeling, experimental design, parameter estimation and related methods. Experience in mathematical modeling is highly desirable. Knowledge and experience in high performance computing is important. The candidate should also have strong communication skills with an ability to interact with a variety of researchers and business partners in different disciplines. The candidate should also have a desire and ability to grow into new science areas and learn new skills. ExxonMobil offers an excellent working environment and a competitive compensation and benefits package. Please submit your coverletter and resume to our website at www.exxonmobil.com/ex and apply to Mathematical Modeling and Optimization. ExxonMobil is an Equal Opportunity Employer Operations and Services Research Scientist Bell Labs Ireland Bell Labs, the innovation engine of Alcatel-Lucent, is a worldwide research and development community that focuses its efforts on key technologies for telecommunications including Operations Research for services operations. It is internationally renowned as the birthplace of modern information theory, the transistor, the laser and the UNIX operating system. Bell Labs Ireland Bell Labs' research facility in Dublin, Ireland is a leading end-to-end systems and solutions lab working in the areas of thermal management, wireless sensor networks, autonomic networking, semantic data access, and services-centric operations research. We currently have vacancies at various levels (from post-doctoral to technical leadership) for operations research scientists focused on service systems. Main duties and responsibilities:
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A comprehensive benefits package exists including relocation costs. Applications by email to Julie Byrne (Julie.Byrne@alcatellucent.com), Bell Labs Ireland.

Department of Management Science & Innovation University College London We are seeking applications for one or more senior faculty positions at tenured associate or full professor level in the areas of management science, operations research or operations management, with an anticipated start of 1 September 2011. University College London (UCL) is London's leading multi-disciplinary university and one of the world's foremost research universities. UCL has 21,000 students and 4,000 academic staff in 54 academic departments. Academic staff and former students of UCL have won 20 Nobel Prizes. Candidates should have a strong track record of articles in top journals. We are looking for people with both a theoretical and empirical research focus, in all areas of operations management and management science, including those involving interfaces with other areas. Salary is competitive with top US business sch ools, and research facilities and support are excellent. The teaching load is light and designed to maximize research time: two courses per year. See www.ucl.ac.uk/msi for more information about the Department of Management Science & innovation. If interested, please send an e-mail with an expression of interest to Jackie Sheehan (jacqueline.sheehan@ucl.ac.uk), preferably with a CV. All applications will be dealt with in complete confidence.

The Department of Transport Engineering and Logistics at the Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, offers a faculty position in the area of Transport Engineering and Logistics. Individuals with research interests in freight operations, supply chain management, network design, transport economics and transport demand modelling are especially encouraged to apply. Job Description: We are seeking young applicants starting their academic careers or having started them recently. However, more senior candidates with an exceptional track record will also be considered. Candidates need not be fluent in Spanish at the moment of applying. They must exhibit excellent oral and written communication skills, an aptitude for teamwork, and a scholarly interest in high quality engineering education. It is advantageous to have earned a Ph.D. in Transport Engineering or a closely related field, with a demonstrated research potential in transport engineering and operations research. While industrial experience is desirable, a strong commitment to rigorous and relevant research is essential. Applicants must be able to show that they will be capable of publishing regularly in the near future; a list of ISI publications could boost the application.

Applicants must exhibit an appetite for excellence and a strong vocation for all aspects of academic life: a motivation for continuously improving their teaching skills; an interest for becoming involved with our doctoral programme; and abilities for developing and maintaining an active research life. It is desirable that the latter has the goal of strengthening our country 's competitiveness and efficiency. It is also expected that the successful candidate will create new undergraduate and graduate courses in some of the topics listed. Requirements: Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in related discipline or be about to complete it. It is important that the applicant be able to work collaboratively, and international experience is desirable. Information and application: Information concerning the position and Department is available here http://www.ing.puc.cl/transportengineering-logistics-position

Senior Operations Research Analyst - Greenwich, CT CitationAir is seeking a motivated and creative analyst to join its Operations Research group. The incumbent will lead the ef fort to develop and use advanced analytical tools in customer understanding and marketing strategies by collaborating with various departments in the company. In addition, the incumbent will work closely with current group to improve the operational efficiency through innovation in processes and tools. Responsibilities
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Compensation Competitive salary with full benefits including Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance, 401k plus Company Match, Paid Time Off, P aid Vacation and more. Application Process Interested candidates should apply online: www.citationair.com/employment. *Only qualified candidates will be contacted.* About CitationAir CitationAir is an industry leader offering individuals and businesses the advantages of private jet travel through its innovative programs, including Jet Card, Jet Shares, Jet Management and Corporate Solutions products. CitationAir's parent company is Cessna Aircraft Company, a Textron (NYSE: TXT) company. To learn more, please visit us online: www.citationair.com.

Operations Research Faculty George Mason University The George Mason University, Department of Systems Engineering and Operations Research invites applications for a tenuretrack position at the Assistant Professor-level in the broad area of stochastic modeling. Areas of interest include Monte-Carlo and discrete event simulation, dynamic stochastic systems, and stochastic optimization, but are not limited to this list. We are especially interested in candidates who combine a strong methodological research record with a keen interest in application areas of high impact. Candidates must show demonstrated evidence of excellent teaching ability and outstanding research potential. Candidates must have an earned Ph.D. in operations research, industrial engineering, systems engineering, or related fields of study; or be w ithin completion of such a degree at the time of initial appointment in fall 2011. The successful candidate will be expected to teach in the department's undergraduate and graduate programs; and to establish a strong research record of publication, research funding and doctoral student supervision. The faculty of the Systems Engineering and Operations Research Department maintain an outstanding reputation in a variety of research areas. The department is home to 17 faculty members, whose combined research expenditures in the last fiscal year exceeded $4 million. Further information about the department can be found on its Web site at www.seor.gmu.edu/. Questions about the position should be directed to Professor Chun-Hung Chen, SEOR Search Committee Chair at cchen9@gmu.edu. For full consideration, please apply at http://jobs.gmu.edu for position number F9423z. Review of applications will begin in midJanuary 2011 and will continue until the position is filled. EOE Industrial & Systems Engineering Faculty Positions Industrial & Systems Engineering Postdoctoral Positions Khalifa University of Science, Technology & Research Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Khalifa University is seeking candidates for faculty appointments at all levels and for postd octoral fellowships. Hiring is open in all areas of Industrial & Systems Engineering, including operations research, systems engineering, industrial engineering, and applied statistics, with particular interest in supply chain and logistics systems modeling and analysis, health systems, risk assessment, and bio-statistics. Successful candidates will join the Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering, with potential for joint appointments in other units in the College of Engineering or in the future College of Medicine & Health Sciences. Faculty members will be expected to initiate and lead funded research projects and teams and to develop undergraduate and graduate courses. Applicants must have earned a doctoral degree in Industrial & Systems Engineering or a related field. All applicants must demonstrate a proven track record of, or high potential for, high-quality scientific research, as evidenced by their publication records and/or letters of recommendation. Faculty candidates must also demonstrate a clear commitment to education and to curricular development and innovation. Khalifa University offers highly competitive salary and benefits packages. Khalifa University of Science, Technology & Research is a new multicultural, coeducational institution with significant support from the government of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. The university is pursuing a grand vision to be recognized as a leading international research university that cultivates and sustains an academic culture founded on critical thinking, human values, interdisciplinary pursuits, technical excellence, and lifelong learning. The University insists on the highest standards of academic excellence, balancing the demands for rapid growth with an uncompromising commitment to quality. It is committed to attracting, developing, and retaining a diverse faculty and staff by developing a challenging, rewarding, and enriching intellectual environment and by providing world-class facilities and resources. It is also committed to graduating a superlative cadre of scientists and engineers who will be leaders and innovators in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, UAE society, the region, and the world.

To apply please send your CV, research and teaching statements, and a list of references, highlighting "Industrial and Systems Engineering (KU-317)" in the subject line to careers@kustar.ac.ae. For more information, please contact Prof. Chelsea C. White (chelsea.white@kustar.ac.ae), Chair, Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering.

Operations Research Analysts ² Transportation Volpe Center/USDOT Kendall Square, Cambridge, MA We have exciting career opportunities across the Volpe Center for recent graduates and mid-level Operations Research Analysts (ORA) interested in conducting analysis of policies, programs, operations and systems to support the development of our clien ts, operations, decision-making, and strategic planning as well as in the deployment of advanced technology at the local, regional, and national level. As an ORA, you will formulate, plan, and conduct analyses using a variety of analytical techniques (e.g. surveys, literature reviews; trade-off analysis, economic and/or regulatory impact analysis, etc.), document findings and present results before a variety of audiences. You will also assess the readiness of transportation agencies and technologies for adoption. If you have strong quantitative and qualitative analysis background and excel in an entrepreneurial and collaborative environment, then this job is for you! You must have superb problem-solving, communication and presentation skills. Experience or interest in transportation is a plus. Annual salary range: $62,758- $97,787 per year. TO APPLY: go to www.volpe.dot.gov, click on Jobs at Volpe, Professional Jobs, Operations Research Analyst (RITA.VOLPE -20110007) to complete your on-line application. We will review applications and contact candidates for interviews on an ongoing basis through January 14, 2011 (application deadline). Transcripts are required (instructions on how to submit transcripts are listed in the How to Apply tab on the official announcement). Questions: elizabeth.leon@dot.gov When you work at the Volpe Center you work with people like you: talented professionals who enjoy putting their expertise to work in the service of others and resolving real-world transportation problems. We are located in Kendall Square, and offer competitive benefits and a flexible and family-friendly work environment. The John A. Volpe National Transportation Systems Center (Volpe Center) is an innovative, fee-for-service organization within the U.S Department of Transportation (DOT). We work primarily for DOT, as well as other federal agencies and state, local, and international entities by providing comprehensive technical, analytical, and institutional support in the development and improvement of transportation and logistics systems. Visit our website Volpe Center | USDOT to learn more about us. (EEO/AA)

APPLY YOUR SCIENCE TO SERVE SOCIETY For more than 35 years, the AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships have provided scientists and engineers with a unique opportunity to apply their knowledge and skills to national and international issues in the federal policy realm, while learning first-hand about establishing and implementing policy. Fellows select assignments in Congressional offices or federal agencies. This is a yearlong opportunity, beginning September 1 and ending August 31. Most federal agencies

offer Fellows the ability to renew for a second year. AAAS seeks candidates from a broad array of backgrounds and a diversity of geographic, disciplinary, gender, and ethnic perspectives. Fellows have ranged in age from late 20s to early 70s. They represent a spectrum of career stages, from recent PhD graduates to faculty on sabbatical to retired scientists and engineers. Fellows also come from a range of sectors, including academia, industry, non-profit organizations, and government labs. AAAS partners with more than 30 scientific societies that also sponsor fellowships. They conduct separate application and selection processes and provide different stipend and benefits support. Individuals interested in the AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships are encouraged to apply with all scientific societies for which they qualify. Please see our website at www.fellowships.aaas.org for details. Eligibility & Criteria: To be considered for a fellowship, all successful applicants must:
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Hold a doctoral level degree (PhD, MD, DVM, etc.), in any of the following : Social/Behavioral sciences, Medical/Health disciplines, Biological, Physical or Geosciences. Applicants with a MS in engineering and three or more years of post-degree professional experience also qualify. All degree requirements must be completed by the application deadline. Have solid scientific and technical credentials and the endorsement of three references. Show a commitment to serve society. Exhibit good communication skills, both verbally and in writing, to decisionmakers and non-scientific audiences. Demonstrate integrity, problem-solving ability, good judgment, flexibility, and leadership qualities. Hold U.S. citizenship.

Note: Federal employees are not eligible What we offer: Stipend: Approximately $74,000 to $97,000 (depending on years of experience and previous salary). Relocation Allowance: Up to $4,000 for first-year Fellows with stipends via AAAS if move is greater than 50 miles outside Washington, D.C. Health Insurance: Monthly reimbursements for Fellows who receive stipends via AAAS. Insurance coverage via agency for those hired directly as temporary federal employees. Travel/Training: Minimum of $4,000 for Fellows receiving a stipend via AAAS, to be used for fellowship assignment-related travel, conferences, and/or training. Varies by placement and must be approved by supervisor. Apply: The deadline is December 5th, 2010. AAAS accepts online applications only. Full details at www.fellowships.aaas.org At Cardinal Health, we're developing the innovative products and services that make healthcare safer and more productive. Join a growing, global company genuinely committed to making a difference for our customers and communities. Transportation is responsible for the movement of materials and products between suppliers, manufacturing, warehousing and the customer. Management of transportation assets and systems to gain greater service, cost efficiency and optimization of processes.

Accountabilities in this role Act as internal consultant for Transportation Strategy, serving corporate and field management teams Perform analyses and quantitative modeling to support strategic, tactical, and operational decisions in the following areas:
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Network design: including number, role, and size of facilities for Medical Manufacturing. Analysis of Consolidation Center benefits. Modeling of network after significant operational or customer changes. Medical 3PL: analysis of opportunities; price modeling; implementation and operational support; reporting and analysis related to existing 3PL customers as needed. Freight Pay and Audit: analytical and operational support for freight payment team; analysis of freight payment data to support field and management decision making; identification of operational improvements. Contracts: support contract/pricing team during contract negotiations with transportation carriers. PF and Field support: key resource for field locations and Penske personnel; provide data, analytical support, reporting, and advice as needed. Systems: evaluate new systems (such as TMS); work with project teams on system design and upgrades (such as Med Products Transformation) to understand impact on transportation. Operations Excellence Support: Support Black Belt and Green Belt projects Other projects where trade-offs need to be made between objectives in facility, transportation, inventory, and sales groups Listen to clients and quickly understand complex problems. Identify key components that should drive decision making. Model and quantify the financial and operational impact of various alternatives on key components. Use 3rd party optimization software or develop tools in house if needed. Communicate complex analytical results to clients so they comprehend and accept findings and recommendations Ability to drive measurable operational improvements through direct or indirect management.

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Apply online at www.cardinalhealth.com/careers - position #10004258

Operations Research Analyst Princess Cruises is one of the world's premiere cruise lines, with 17 ships sailing to hundreds of worldwide destinations. Outstanding customer service is the cornerstone of our success, and this value is shared by our employees at all levels, both shipboard and shoreside. Princess Cruises is The Consummate Host®. We achieve this high standard by focusing on our service, our people, innovation, integrity, accountability and consistency. Our core values sum up our philosophy: We serve. We respect our team. We innovate. We are steady. We are accountable. We do it right. These beliefs are part of everything we do, and have helped to make us one of the most successful cruise lines in the world. We are now recruiting a Operations Research Analyst to join the Yield Management team at our corporate offices in Santa Clari ta, CA (just north of Los Angeles). Responsibilities

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An advanced degree in Operations Research, Mathematics, Engineering or related field is required. Five years of experience in forecasting, stochastic modeling, statistics, linear programming, optimization algorithms and related quantitative techniques. Strong proficiency in various spreadsheet and database tools, including but not limited to: Visual Basic, SQL, and C++. Creative and innovative thinking in developing solutions to complex business problems. Ability to effectively work multiple tasks and prioritize among objectives and project deadlines. Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to interact effectively with all levels of business and IT management. Working knowledge of computerized Yield Management or Revenue Management systems, preferably in the travel and/or cruise industry. Advanced proficiency in database management preferred.

Benefits This position is in a department that has adopted a 9/80 alternative workweek schedule that provides you with one day off every two weeks. During each two-week pay period, employees in this department typically work four nine-hour days plus one day off, and four nine-hour days and one eight-hour day. Princess Cruises offers a flexible benefits package including medical/dental insurance, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, and cruise travel privileges. How to Apply Apply online at http://careers.princess.com. Enter the job title into the keyword search to access the job. Princess Cruises is an equal opportunity employer.

URBANA-CHAMPAIGN Department of Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering Faculty Openings (F1000151)

The Department of Industrial and Enterprise Systems E ngineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign invites applications for two full-time faculty positions at all levels in the areas of: (1) Mechanics and Engineering Design, and (2) Operations Research/Industrial Engineering. Applicants at all ranks will be considered. All candidates must have a doctoral degree by the appointment start date. For the mechanics and engineering design position an earned doctoral degree in civil, mechanical or aerospace engineering will be an advantage. For complete position announcement and application instructions, see http://jobs.illinois.edu. Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2010, and will continue until the positions are filled. The proposed start date is August 16, 2011. Questions should be referred to Amy Holland, holland6@illinois.edu, (217) 244-5703. Illinois is an Affirmative Action /Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes individuals with diverse bac kgrounds, experiences, and ideas who embrace and value diversity and inclusivity. (www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu).

Queen's School of Business invites applications for a tenure-stream entry-level position in Management Science/Operations Management. Candidates must have a PhD (or be near completion). Applicants must exhibit high potential for outstanding scholarly research and for excellent teaching contributions in support of the School's various programs. Possession of a prior MBA degree, or equivalent, will be a strong plus for applicants. COMPENSATION: Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Appointees will have access to substantial internal funds both for research and course development through Queen's School of Business Research Program and the Faculty Development Fund. INSTITUTION: Queen's University has a long and rich tradition of academic excellence, dating back to a royal charter granted by Queen Victoria in 1841. Queen's School of Business is one of the world's premier business schools, with an outstanding reputation for innovation and quality. Our MSc and PhD programs in Management attract highly qualified research-oriented students in seven different fields of study. Our undergraduate Commerce program has among the highest entrance standards in Canada and is widely viewed as the country's best undergraduate business program. Queen's has gained international recognition for its MBA and executive education programs. BusinessWeek ranks Queen's full-time MBA #1 outside the U.S.; Queen's Executive MBA #1 in Canada and #21 in the world; and our open enrolment executive education programs #1 in Canada and #10 in the world. Queen's School of Business is also home to Centres focused on business venturing, corporate social responsibility, knowledge-based enterprise and corporate governance. The School is fully accredited by U.S.-based AACSB, Brussels-based EQUIS (the accrediting arm of EFMD ² the European Foundation for Management Development), and U.K.-based Association of MBAs. The learning environment at Queen's is supported by outstanding library and computing facilities. More information is at: business.queensu.ca. This is an international search, open to candidates of all nationalities. However, in accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. Queen's University is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. The academic staff at Queen's University are governed by a Collective Agreement between the Queen's University Faculty Association (QUFA) and the University, which is posted at: qufa.ca. The appointments are subject to final budgetary approval. The effective date of the appointment will be July 1st, 2011, but is flexible. Applicants should submit a cover letter, curre nt CV, three letters of recommendation, teaching evaluations and a sample publication, thesis proposal or completed thesis, electronically to: omrecruiting@business.queensu.ca. Management Science/Operations Management Recruitment Queen's School of Business ² Rm. 346 Goodes Hall ² Kingston, Canada K7L 3N6

Rotterdam School of Management Erasmus University Faculty position in Operations/Logistics/Supply Chain Management The Rotterdam School of Management (RSM), Erasmus University, invites applications for a tenure-track position in the broadly defined area of Operations/Logistics/Supply Chain Management and/or Management Science (with a focus on Operations or Supply Chain Management research). The position is at the Assistant or Associate Professor level in the Department of Management of Technology and Innovation. The Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, located in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, is a top-ranked international business school renowned for its ground-breaking research in sustainable business practice and for the development of future global business leaders. Offering an array of bachelors, masters, doctoral, MBA and executive education programs, RSM is consistently ranked amongst the top 10 business schools in Europe; it has a research ranking of 3rd in Europe, with its full-time and executive MBA programs ranked in the top 30 world-wide, and its international CEMS MSc Program ranked 2nd in Europe.

Applicants should have (or must be near to completion of) a Ph.D. in Operations Management, Management Science, or a closely related field. Candidates also need to have demonstrated a potential for excellence in research and teaching. Base salaries are in the range of ¼53,000 - ¼90,000 per annum with attractive benefits. Substantial tax benefits apply to non-Dutch citizens, conditional on permission granted by the Dutch Tax Office. For further information regarding,
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Applicants should send an electronic copy of their letter of interest, curriculum vitae, a research statement, a teaching sta tement, two recent (working) papers and names of three referees to Carmen Meesters-Mirasol (e-mail: cmeesters@rsm.nl), or to Nishant Mishra (e-mail: nmishra@rsm.nl). Screening will start immediately and continue until the position has been filled. Representatives of the Department of Management of Technology and Innovation at RSM will be interviewing candidates at the INFORMS Annual Meeting in Austin, TX in November 2010. Those who would like to be considered for an interview at INFORMS, should submit their applica tion at the above mentioned email addresses no later than November 2.

Operations Research Analyst position at RSG Media Systems LLC As a member of the Optimization team at RSG Media, you will design, develop, and support optimization software for large -scale revenue management and price optimization problems focused in the media sector. You will be responsible for designing, developing and implementing new heuristics and algorithms; collaborating with other members of development and testing teams, and working with product management to get an understanding of business requirements; keeping abreast of analytical developments and trends in the optimization and/or revenue management and price optimization area; and performing other duties as assigned by your management. Required
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Postdoctoral Position in Optimization and Network Science SUMMARY The Risk Analysis and Decision Support Systems Group (D-6) is seeking outstanding post doctoral candidates in operations research, computer science and electrical engineering with a particular emphasis on the development of novel optimization methods for analyzing, protecting and restoring infrastructures with large scale failures. D-6 performs basic and applied research focused on homeland security and defense, especially in applications related to large scale networks and risk analysis. We specialize in the development and use of decision and optimization models. Our customers include the Departments of Homeland Security, Energy, and Defense. We are looking for outstanding candidates to work on the development of new approaches for solving difficult optimization and modeling problems in protecting complex and inter-dependent infrastructures under large scale failures. The successful applicant will perform basic research related to real world applications, e.g., design smart grid resilient to cascading failures, inte rdict trafficking of WMD, and develop communication protocols for networks with reduced capacity. The successful applicant will join our multidisciplinary team with expertise in mathematical programming, graph theory, dynamic systems, and statistical physics. REQUIRED SKILLS
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EDUCATION A Ph.D. in computer science, operations research, applied mathematics, electrical engineering, or related field completed wit hin the last five years or soon to be completed is required. NOTES TO APPLICANTS An interested candidate should send a cover letter addressing the required and desired skills, a resume, and contact information for three references to Dr. Feng Pan at fpan@lanl.gov and Dr. Aric Hagberg at hagberg@lanl.gov. PRE-EMPLOYMENT DRUG TEST The Laboratory requires successful applicants to complete a pre-employment drug test and maintains a substance abuse policy that includes random drug testing. GOVERNMENT CONFLICT OF INTEREST To ensure that you and LANL avoid any potential conflicts of interest, all current/former Government Officials must read and respond, if applicable, to the LANL Applicant Disclosure Form located at www.lanl.gov/jobs, job number 220452. TO APPLY For complete job description and to apply on-line visit: http://www.hr.lanl.gov/JobListing/SingleJobAd.aspx?JobNumber=220452 Please submit a resume, publications list and a cover letter outlining current research interests. CONTACT For specific questions about the status of this job, call (505) 665-6406. Candidates may be considered for a Director's Fellowship and outstanding candidates may be considered for the prestigious J. Robert Oppenheimer, Richard P. Feynman or Frederick Reines Fellowships. For general information refer to the Los Alamos National Laboratory Postdoctoral Program page at http://www.lanl.gov/source/science/postdocs/

The Pennsylvania State University Harold and Inge Marcus Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Faculty Position The Harold and Inge Marcus Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering at The Pennsylvania State University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in I ndustrial Engineering, Operations Research, or closely related discipline (or near completion of their doctoral studies) with a demonstrated research potential. They must also possess excellent verbal and written communication skills. Candidates are expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses, establish and lead an innovative research program, supervise graduate students, pursue external funding opportunities, and provide service to the University. Interested candidates are encouraged to visit the Department website (http://www.ie.psu.edu) to learn more. The Department is consistently highly ranked by US News & World Report for both its graduate and undergraduate programs. The start date for the position is Fall 2011. Interested applicants should submit Curriculum Vitae, research statement, teaching statement, and at least three references. Applicant screening will begin on November 15, 2010 and continue until the position is filled. To receive full consideration, all materials should be received by December 17, 2010. Please direct questions and send applications by email to the Faculty Search Committee. Faculty Search Chair Harold and Inge Marcus Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering The Pennsylvania State University 310 Leonhard Building University Park, PA 16802 USA Email: IE-FacultySearch@lists.psu.edu Penn State is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity, and the diversity of its workforce. TENURE TRACK FACULTY POSITION DECISION SCIENCES Assistant/Associate Professor The Department of Decision Sciences of The George Washington University's School of Business invites applications for a tenure track faculty position beginning Fall 2011. Department faculty teach courses at the undergraduate, masters, and doctoral levels. Courses are offered both on campus and in distance mode. Please visit the Department website at http://business.gwu.edu/decisionsciences/ for additional information. Basic Qualifications: PhD in Operations Management or a related field. Applicants for the position must demonstrate the potential for outstanding scholarly research as evidenced by publication in peer reviewed journals and distinguished teaching in Operations Management at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. ABD candidates will be considered, but candidates must complete all degree requirements by August 1, 2011. Preferred Qualifications: Preference will be given to candidates with an interest in project management and/or supply chain management. Application Procedure: Only complete applications will be considered. Candidates should send an electronic copy of their current vita, along with a statement of their teaching, research, and other professional interests to Candi ce Johnson, (dnsc@gwu.edu). Review of applications will begin on October 15, 2010 and will continue until the position is filled. The George Washington University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Faculty Positions in Operations Research:

The Department of Management Sciences at the University of Waterloo invites applications for full-time, professorial appointments in Operations Research at any level to begin January 2010 or later. Applicants should hold a PhD, or be near completion of their doctorate, and have a strong technical background in industrial/systems engineering or a related field. We seek individuals who have demonstrated research and teaching potential in areas such as energy, healthcare, logistics and supply chain management. Individuals in any field of operations research are encouraged to apply, but we are particularly seeking those with interests and experience in the application of probabilistic modelling in industry settings. Management Sciences is a dynamic and growing interdisciplinary department in the Faculty of Engineering that has active research and teaching activities in Information Systems, Operations Research and Management of Technology. The Department offers a co-op undergraduate degree in Management Engineering, as well as MMSc, MASc and PhD programs. Examples of courses that could be taught by the successful candidate include introductory and advanced topics in operations research/industrial engineering: optimization, simulation, decision analysis, stochastic processes, work processes and facility design. Applications are to be submitted electronically at https://www.mansci.uwaterloo.ca/OFAS/ . Applicants should submit a cover letter along with a curriculum vitae detailing educational background, research and work experience, and copies of up to four selected publications. Letters of recommendation are not required on application but will be requested if a candidate is shortlisted. Consideration of candidates will take place as applications come in and will continue until the positions are filled. For further information, please contact the Chair of Management Sciences: Bev Rodgers - Department Advisory Committee on Appointments Department of Management Sciences, University of Waterloo, 200 University Avenue West, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, N2L 3G1. brodgers@uwaterloo.ca All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadian citizens and Permanent Residents will be given priority. The University encourages applications from all qualified individuals including women, members of visible minorities, native peop les, and persons with disabilities.

Assistant/Associate Professor of Operations/Supply Chain Management, Tenure Track Position School of Economics & Business Administration Saint Mary's College of California Saint Mary's College anticipates an opening of a full-time tenure track Assistant or Associate Professor of Operation/Supply Chain position, beginning fall 2011, pending budgetary approval. Founded in 1863, Saint Mary's College of California is situated in the economically vibrant, culturally rich, and scenic San Francisco Bay Area and at the gateway to the fast growing Asian economies. As a comprehensive and independent institution, Saint Mary's offers undergraduate and graduate programs integrating liberal and professional education. Saint Mary's reputation for excellence, innovation and responsiveness in education stems from its vibrant heritage as a Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts institution. An outstanding, committed faculty and staff that value inquiry, learning and student interaction bring these traditions to life. The College is committed to the educational benefits of diversity. Built upon the Catholic values and 350 years of Lasallian tradition in education, Saint Mary's College emphasizes social justice and global perspectives in its scholarly research, curricular and co-curricular programming. Thus, we are particularly interested in faculty candidates whose research and teaching interests investigate operation/supply chain issues and their interactions with society and environment (sustainable business; triple bottom lines) or examine operation/supply chain management questions in an international context with an explicit focus on Asia business issues. Responsibilities The new faculty member will be able to teach required and elective operation/supply chain management courses at both undergraduate and graduate levels, as well as some quantitative methods courses. Teaching assignments at Saint Mary's College

of California include courses at off-site locations in San Francisco, Silicon Valley and San Ramon. Research responsibilities include developing an active research program on cutting-edge operation/supply chain issues and their relationships with society, environment or Asia business. In addition to teaching and research, all faculty members have responsibilities for advising students and serving on committees and are expected to contribute to the mission of the College, which is informed, animated and expressed through its Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts traditions. Qualifications Candidates must have an earned doctorate in operation/supply chain management or a closely related field, before commencing his or her academic appointment. Candidates must demonstrate a track record or potential for teaching excellence, scholarly research and publication in the field; ability to teach, advise and mentor a culturally and educationally diverse student body; appreciation of and deep respect for the learning/teaching environment and for the students, staff, and faculty who comprise it and the willingness to become a stakeholder in the Lasallian commitment to that environment; demonstrated commitment and success working in a diverse and multicultural community. Salary & Benefits Salary is competitive with other non-profit higher education institutions and commensurate with qualifications, experience, budget and internal equity considerations. Rank and placement will be determined by demonstrated evidence of teaching, research, and scholarship. Excellent benefits package, including health, dental, vision, life and long-term disability insurance; tuition remission available to eligible faculty and their dependents; including a variety of leave programs and a generous TIAA/CREF retirement program. To Apply Candidates should submit a letter of application; a complete and current vita; and as available, graduate transcripts; student evaluations, copies of publications; and four academic references. Candidates who submit names of references should expect that references will be contacted, in confidence, by the College and that credentials will be confirmed prior to hire. Candidates who become finalists will be expected to sign a consent authorizing a broader inquiry. Please submit application materials, nomination and inquiries to: Professor Yung Jae Lee, Chair of Search Committee at ylee@stmarys-ca.edu. All applicants shall also submit their applications online at www.stmarys-ca.edu. In addition, if you'd like to meet with a faculty member at the 2010 INFORMS Annual Meeting in Austin, TX, please email Professor Michael Wagner at mrw2@stmarys-ca.edu. Deadline Consideration and review of applications will begin on August 15, 2010 and continue until filled. Application materials, nominations and inquiries will be held in strictest confidence. For more information about Saint Mary's mission and history go to: http://stmarys-ca.edu/print.php?url=http://www.stmarysca.edu/about/mission_history/mission/index.html Saint Mary's College of California is an EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. In compliance with applicable law and its own policy, Saint Mary's College of California is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty, staff and student population and does not discriminate in its admission of students, hiring of faculty and staff, or in the provision of its employment benefits to its faculty and staff and its educational programs, activities, benefits and services to its students, including but not limited to scholarship and loan programs, on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex/gender, marital status, ancestry, sexual orie ntation, medical condition or physical or mental disability.

Waste Management, Inc., the leading provider of comprehensive waste and environmental services in North America, currently has an opportunity for a Operations Research Specialist at our downtown Houston, TX, headquarters. Job Summary Formulate and apply mathematical modeling and other optimizing methods to develop and interpret information that assists the entire Waste Management organization with decision-making, policy formulation, or other managerial functions. Additionally the Operations Research Specialist frequently concentrates on collecting and analyzing data and developing decision support software. The Operations Research Specialist will develop and supply analytic support for optimal time, costing, pricing, or logistics networks for evaluation and/or implementation. Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

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Formulate mathematical models (linear and non-linear) of problems, relating constants and variables, restrictions, alternatives, conflicting objectives, and their numerical parameters. Conduct simulation (discrete event) studies of existing and proposed systems, including definition of data requirements; capture and validation of information, model formulation, design experimentation, and application of appropriate statistical analysis. Observe current WM systems and processes, interacting with the appropriate personnel. Utilizing a variety of sources, collect and analyze information to support the modeling and analysis. Collaborate with leadership to identify, define, and solve a variety of problems. Design, conduct, and evaluate experimental operational studies in cases where models cannot be developed from existing data. Work closely with IT team to convert the built Operations Research tool prototypes into production. Prepare management reports defining the problem; documenting the analysis and recommending courses of action in order to determine the best outcomes. Develop business methods and procedures, including accounting systems, file systems, office systems, logistics systems, and production schedules. Develop training curriculums, presentations, methods or materials that inform the internal clients about the data -driven solutions developed for supporting decision making.

Supervisory Responsibilities Minimal supervisory skills are required in this job. Education and Experience Required: Master's degree, or equivalent experience, in Operations Research, Applied Mathematics or similar area of study, and five or more years previous experience. Preferred: 5+ years experience in applying several operations research methods like mathematical modeling, optimization modeling, stochastic simulation, probability and statistical analysis, decision analysis, and applied gaming theory. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required
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Demonstrated ability to apply operations research techniques including decision analysis, optimization, simulation and statistical and stochastic modeling. Significant experience utilizing mathematical programming software packages such as IBM ILOG CP LEX, LINDO, or Xpress. Demonstrated ability to develop simulation models and conduct studies utilizing commercial simulation software such as Arena, AutoMOD, Witness, etc. Strong problem solving and analysis skills: ability to identify root causes of problems, create effective practical solution approaches, implement solutions under the tactical demands of business operations. Programming experience, preferably in C or C#. Demonstrated work and familiarity with data mining and visualization tools. Experience with working as part of an integrated solutions development team to provide value to systems engineering and development for specific decision support application. The only way to be considered for this position is to apply online through our website. http://wm.taleo.net/careersection/wm_cs_pro/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en

Waste Management, Inc., the leading provider of comprehensive waste and environmental services in North America, currently has an opportunity for a Data Mining Analyst at our downtown Houston, TX, headquarters. Job Summary The Data Mining Analyst will perform data analysis, utilize data mining techniques, design and produce statistical models to address a variety of business opportunities for Waste Management. The incumbent will develop algorithms and use advanced analytic tools to develop and evaluate a broad spectrum of analytics for large data sets. The Data Mining Analyst will work w ith members of Waste Management's leadership team to identify and analyze business problems; as well as document, implement, and present the technical information to various internal customers. Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following.

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Develop statistical models and methodologies to predict, quantify or forecast various operational and performance metrics. Perform data analysis; develop algorithms and computational solutions as necessary to support the business units. Provide expertise and support when implementing model results in WM's ongoing business processes. Ensures data quality and reliability and provide feedback to business process owners and to the IT department. Identify new data sources that will maximize analytic capabilities for the various business units of WM. Observe current WM systems and processes, interacting with the appropriate personnel. Utilizing a variety of sources, collect and analyze information to support the modeling and analysis Collaborate with WM leadership to identify, define, and solve a variety of problems and support various corporate initiatives. Prepare management reports defining the problem; documenting the analysis and recommending courses of action in order to determine the best outcomes. Develop business methods and procedures, including accounting systems, file systems, office systems, logistics systems, and production schedules.

Supervisory Responsibilities Minimal supervisory skills are required in this job. Education and Experience Required: Master's degree, or equivalent experience, in Economics, Operations Research, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science or similar area of study, and five or more years previous experience. Preferred: 5+ years demonstrated experience in applying several data mining methods, developing algorithms, statistical analysis, and developing predictive models. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required
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Strong problem solving and analysis skills: ability to identify root causes of problems, create effective practical solution approaches, implement solutions under the tactical demands of business operations. Demonstrated experience working with complex, large-scale data sets in an advanced data mining analytic role. Advanced practical knowledge and demonstrated experience of statistical models and methods. Demonstrated knowledge of large relational databases, and SQL programming. Demonstrated knowledge and working experience in SAS toolsets. Programming experience, preferably in C or C# Excellent communication capabilities: including written, interpersonal and presentation skills. Committed and motivated team player. Demonstrates a customer service mindset. Provides demonstrated work and familiarity with data mining and visualization tools. Experience working as part of an integrated solutions development team to provide value to systems engineering and development for specific decision support application. The only way to be considered for this position is to apply online through our website. http://wm.taleo.net/careersection/wm_cs_pro/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en

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