Postdoc position in Operations Research at KU Leuven

Posted by: Roel Leus
Contact:[email protected]

The research group ORSTAT of KU Leuven (Belgium) works in the areas of Operations Research (OR) and Statistics. The ongoing research projects cover a wide range of challenging subjects in these two fields.


ORSTAT has a vacancy (ref. BAP-2022-150) for one full-time postdoctoral researcher in OR starting in September 2022, for a period of one year. The researcher to be hired will work together with prof. Hande Yaman and prof. Roel Leus.  Some of our research interests are: combinatorial optimization, integer (linear) programming, stochastic and robust optimization, algorithm design, …  The candidate will be able to fully spend his/her time on research; we hope to stimulate collaboration between the different members of our group.  We also expect the candidate to be willing to co-supervise some of the junior PhD-researchers in the group.  We offer a dynamic and pleasant working environment, in a group that is actively involved in scientific research at the highest international level.


Profile: candidates should have a strong research profile in OR, preferably with a sound expertise in mathematical programming and algorithm design.


Offer: we offer employment as postdoctoral researcher for 1 year.  The tentative starting date is September 19, 2022, depending on the availability of the candidate.


Interested? For more information please contact Prof. Hande Yaman ([email protected]) or Prof. Roel Leus ([email protected]). You can apply for this job no later than April 22, 2022 via the online application tool; see


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