Postdoctoral Researcher in Combinatorial Optimization
The Combinatorial Optimization group at ETH Zurich, headed by Prof. Rico Zenklusen, has an opening for a Postdoctoral Researcher. The position is initially for one year with the possibility of extension for a second year. The starting date is flexible between fall 2016 and spring 2017.
Interests of our research group include exact and approximation algorithms, polyhedral approaches, and matroid and submodular function optimization. We are looking for a highly motivated candidate with excellent academic qualifications and strong communication skills. The candidate should hold or obtain a PhD in Mathematical Optimization or Theoretical Computer Science before the start of the appointment.
The Combinatorial Optimization group is part of the Institute for Operations Research within the Mathematics Department of ETH Zurich. We are a well-connected research group with strong international visibility. We offer a very stimulating working environment with a highly competitive salary and benefits, excellent working conditions in the center of Zurich, and a low teaching load.
To ensure full consideration, the application should be sent before July 31, 2016. Late applications may be considered on a case-by-case basis.
To apply, please upload your application documents online using the link below, including a CV, list of publications, cover letter, and names and contact information of 3 references.
For further information, please contact Prof. Rico Zenklusen at (please do not send any application documents per email).
To apply, please use the "Apply now" button here.