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POSTDOCTORAL ASSOCIATE, Center for Transportation & Logistics (CTL), to join CTL's Megacity Logistics Lab. Will support the lab on research projects with corporate and public sector project partners in the domain of urban last-mile logistics, urban transportation network design, inventory management, and related fields. Will perform a combination of directed research, teaching, and outreach with corporate partners. A strong emphasis will lie on conducting and coleading applied research efforts building on predominantly quantitative, data-driven methods (data analytics, applied optimization and simulation modeling, etc.).
Job Requirements REQUIRED: a Ph.D. in supply chain management, transportation, logistics, operations management, information systems, engineering, economics, business, or a related discipline. Must have in-depth knowledge of one or more of the following research areas: urban logistics, (urban) freight transportation, and/or (supply chain) data analytics. Evidence of the ability to develop and deliver lectures and class material at the graduate level (both master's and doctoral) would be a plus. Familiarity with coding, database systems, statistical software and analytics tools to analyze big data is preferred; as is experience in working with/in industry. Preference will be given to those with both methodological and practical work experience. Job #14905
Internal Number: 14905
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