3 fully funded PhD positions @ OR-UniBS

Where: University of Brescia, Italy

When: application deadline June 19th, 2024

Title: Analytics for Economics and Management (AEM)

The Operations Research Group at the University of Brescia (OR-Brescia) is looking for candidates for 3 fully funded PhD positions in Analytics for Economics and Management (AEM). The PhD students in Operations Research will join a vibrant research group internationally recognized for its extensive research on the application of optimization models and algorithms to problems arising in a variety of application areas. From 2021 to 2023, the members of OR-Brescia published around 50 papers in top-tier and peer-reviewed international journals with Impact Factor, plus several contributions in books and international conferences.

The list of research topics in which OR-Brescia is currently active includes Vehicle Routing Problems (with special emphasis on last-mile logistics applications), Location Problems (with special emphasis on fairness in customers’ service), Passenger Transportation (with special emphasis on coordination and fairness issues), and Inventory-Routing Problems.

OR-Brescia has a wide network of international collaborations, with research projects conducted together with top international universities and research centers. All PhD students are encouraged to spend visiting research periods at international organizations of such a network, through ad hoc mobility agreements.

For further information on the PhD program, visit the following website: https://aem.unibs.it

AEM in a nutshell:

  • Contract Type: Scholarship of 36 months (potentially extendable to 48).
  • Commitment: Full time.
  • Location: Brescia (Lombardia, Italy).
  • Official language: English.
  • Starting date: November 1st, 2024.

The call for applications to the PhD program is available at:

Contact: Prof. Carlo Filippi carlo.filippi@unibs.it

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