The Louvain School of Management (LSM) is the management school of Université catholique de Louvain (2 campuses in Mons and Louvain-la-Neuve in Belgium). It is located at the centre of Europe, close to the EU institutions and to the headquarters of major international companies. With more than 200 full-time professors and researchers, the school defines itself as a top internationally-oriented university-based school of management. It attracts, in its Master programs taught in French and in English and its doctoral school, about 1600 regular and 200 exchange students yearly. Its research, mainly organized within the 5 centres of excellence, produces about 100 papers published in international journals and delivers about 15 PhD’s, yearly. Its portfolio of executive education programs including a well-known international EMBA and a large set of research contracts and chairs connect the school faculties with the business community on an every-day basis. The position is associated with the LSM, on the Mons campus (UCL – Mons). The main duties will take place in Mons campus. Some research and teaching activities might take place on the other campus of the LSM.
Applicants must hold a Master’s degree in management, industrial engineering, mathematics or equivalent, and show a strong interest in operations research (optimization) and supply chain management. They must have a very good command of spoken and written English or French. Teamwork and writing skills constitute a valuable asset.