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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Management Science (Operations Research) x 2

Management Science
Salary:   £33,943 to £55,998
Closing Date:   Monday 03 April 2017
Interview Date:   Friday 28 April 2017
Reference:  A1784

We wish to make two appointments at the Lecturer/Senior Lecturer level (equivalent to Assistant/Associate Professor) into the Operations Research group within the Department of Management Science ( at the Management School of Lancaster University (

You will have research interests in Operations Research that complement or overlap with members of the Operations Research group. We are particularly interested in appointing candidates with expertise in simulation and candidates with  interests in the application of operations research in healthcare and medicine.  You will have a PhD (or be close to completing one) and be able to teach at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.  For appointment at the Lecturer level, you will be expected and encouraged to conduct relevant and rigorous academic research and engage with external organisations. For appointment at the Senior Lecturer level, you will have a demonstrable record of high quality publications commensurate with their experience.

The Management Science Department employs about 40 established academic staff, in addition to a high number of research students and a dedicated support team. Members of the Department work on a wide range of research topics and methodological approaches across operations research, operations management and information systems.  The Operations Research group is the leading group in Mathematical Operations Research in the UK. The Management Science department hosts the Centre for Transportation and Logistics (CENTRAL) and has existing research groups in simulation and health systems (

Informal enquiries to Professor Professor Matthias Ehrgott, Head of The Department of Management Science, phone: +44 (0)1524 593888, email: Full details of the post including job documents, salary and how to apply can be found at

Interviews will be held on 27 and 28 April 2017.

We welcome applications from people in all diversity groups.

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