The Center for Operations Research and Econometrics at the Université catholique de Louvain has multiple vacancies for post-doctoral researcher positions. Research topics will focus on the application of operations research in power system operations and electricity market analysis, with a specific focus on sustainable growth through demand response and renewable energy integration. Candidates will specifically contribute to the execution of the research agenda of the ICEBERG ERC Starting Grant:
For a list of recent research projects, applicants are encouraged to consult the following web pages:
The main activity of the post-doctoral researcher will be to conduct post-doctoral research under the supervision of Professor Anthony Papavasiliou, and disseminate this research in journal publications. The post-doctoral researcher may also be involved in teaching activities. The grant is for two to three years and carries full benefits and a monthly net salary.
The grant is for two to three years and carries full benefits and a monthly net amount of approximately 2,200 €.
In order to inquire about vacancies, please contact Professor Papavasiliou with a CV. If openings matching your background are available, you will be asked to submit a full application.
Full applications should include:
• A CV
• Unofficial transcripts of undergraduate and graduate studies
• 3-5 letters of recommendation (references can email their recommendation letters to firstname.lastname@example.org)
• Unofficial transcripts (official transcripts will be required if admitted - English translations are required)
• 3-5 drafts of academic work (published or submitted journals, conference papers)
• Optionally: a research statement
The ideal candidate should hold a PhD in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Operations Research or a related field. The ideal candidate should have a solid background in optimization, mathematics, statistics and economics, an interest for the application of operations research in energy systems and strong programming skills. Familiarity with parallel programming is highly desirable. Proficient knowledge of English is highly desirable. A background in power systems is desirable, though not required.Continue reading
|Title||Post-Doc in ERC project on OR/Energy|
|Employer||Université catholique de Louvain|
|Job location||Place de l'Université 1, 1348 Louvain-La-Neuve|
|Published||May 27, 2020|
|Application deadline||October 31, 2020|
|Job types||Postdoc  |
|Fields||Statistics,   Energy Technology,   Applied Mathematics,   Electrical Engineering,   Computational Mathematics,   Systems Engineering,   Renewable Energy  |