The Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) at Rutgers University-New Brunswick invites applications for multiple faculty positions, at all levels, with a start date of fall 2020. These positions were created partially due to the growing opportunities between ISE and the Packaging Engineering Program at Rutgers.
We seek outstanding candidates with a Ph.D. in ISE or a related engineering discipline and a commitment to excellence in research and teaching. In particular, candidates whose research interests may contribute to Packaging Engineering are encouraged to apply. Our faculty inspires and leads innovative high-quality research programs supported by federal and state agencies and industrial partners. The faculty are dedicated and enthusiastic teachers and mentors for our students at all levels. The Rutgers Packaging Engineering Program has a rigorous engineering-based curriculum and an interdisciplinary Ph.D. program. Rutgers ISE Department is routinely ranked among the top twenty nationally in the discipline.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Candidates with a Ph.D. in Industrial and Systems Engineering or a related engineering discipline and a commitment to excellence in research and teaching. We welcome applicants pursuing fundamental, original research applied to compelling, interdisciplinary problems. Research areas of interest include machine learning/AI and data science; applied optimization in distribution and logistics; sustainable packaging and manufacturing; innovation and extended reality; food and pharmaceutical packaging; automation and robotics; supply chain/value chain and product life-cycle management; Industry 4.0 and IoT; biomedical devices; and energy.
Posting Number: 19FA2094
Location: Busch (RU-New Brunswick)
Internal Number: 101425
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.