Contact: Gwendolyn Brown

Assistant to the Chair

Industrial and Operations Engineering

(734) 763-1332

1877 IOE

GSI & Grader Applications

GSI Application for Winter 2017


The Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering at the University of Michigan invites applications and nominations for faculty positions beginning September, 2017.

We seek outstanding candidates for faculty positions at the rank of Associate Professor and above. We will be considering candidates in all areas of Operations Research, Analytics, Data Science and related disciplines. Application areas of interest include but are not limited to: Climate Science, Energy, Humanitarian Logistics, Life Science, Manufacturing, Risk Analysis, Service Systems, Supply Chain Management, Sustainability, and Transportation Systems.

Candidates must have a Ph.D. and must demonstrate a strong commitment to high-quality research and evidence of teaching potential. Candidates should have a record of achievement commensurate with a senior faculty member and are expected to provide organizational and research leadership, develop sources of external funding, build relationships with industry, and interact with faculty colleagues.

Candidates should provide (i) a current C.V., (ii) a list of references, and one page summary statements describing: (iii) career teaching plans; (iv) research plans, and (v) course (teaching) evaluations for candidates with prior teaching experience.  Candidates should have their references send recommendations to us directly at  The deadline for ensuring full consideration of an application is October 15, 2016, but the positions will remain open and applications may still be considered, at the discretion of the hiring committee, until appointments are made.  

We seek candidates who will provide inspiration and leadership in research and actively contribute to teaching. We are especially interested in candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community and who will build collaborative ties with other departments within the College of Engineering and the University. The University of Michigan is responsive to the needs of dual career families.

Please submit your application to the following:


If you have any questions regarding the web application submittal process or other inquiries, please contact, Gwendolyn Brown at or (734) 763-1332.  

The University of Michigan is a non-discriminatory, affirmative action employer.