Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Simulation and Optimisation Modelling

Location
Liverpool
Salary
£37,012 - £45,486
Posted
03 Apr 2012
Closes
03 May 2012
Ref
181
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

 Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Simulation and Optimisation Modelling

Applications are invited for a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer position to work in the areas of modelling simulation and optimisation of large engineering systems such as port terminals and large ocean-going ships. The applicant is expected to join the Liverpool Logistics, Offshore and Marine Research Institute which currently has 10 academic members and more than 20 doctoral/postdoctoral researchers.

The institute is has an international reputation in the design and operation of large maritime systems and logistics supply chains and attracts significant external funding. The successful candidate will be expected to integrate their research into institute’s areas of expertise and to lead research in the development of modelling, simulation and optimisation specific to maritime engineering applications.

Candidates ideally require a blend of skills across engineering, mathematics, computing science and operational research. They must have at least two excellent academic research publications and more than one year postdoctoral research experience in a relevant area. Research experience in container port traffic management and space optimisation is an advantage.

Informal enquiries can be made to Prof. Jin Wang (Tel. 0151 231 2445, Email: j.wang@ljmu.ac.uk)

To find out more about this post and to see the Vice Chancellor talk about what we are looking for go to www.ljmu.ac.uk/inspire

Closing date: 30 April 2012

For further information and to apply online please visit our website: http://www.ljmu.ac.uk/working-at-ljmu/

Alternatively contact the HR Department on 0151 904 6130 or 6131 email: jobs@ljmu.ac.uk

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