Department of Management Science, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK
Two EPSRC PhD scholarships with an enhanced stipend are available with three and a half year duration.
The Department of Management Science is an energetic research active department with interests that cover a wide spectrum of interdisciplinary applied operational research. The department forms part of the Strathclyde Business School, which was ranked by the Financial Times amongst the top 5 Business Schools in the UK and amongst the top 10 based on the RAE results, We have four core areas of expertise: problem structuring & mixing methods, strategy modelling & management, operations management and operational risk & reliability modelling. Information on the department can be found at http://www.managementscience.org
Applicants should be UK residents with a 1st or upper 2nd class degree in a quantitative subject area. A masters degree in Operational Research / Management Science/Statistics would be an advantage, but is not essential.
If you would like to discuss any aspect of this, please contact:
Dr John Quigley ([log in to unmask])
To apply for the position, please send your CV and a letter describing your motivation for doing a PhD and research interests, by Friday 27th of March 2009 to:
Dr John Quigley
Department of Management Science
University of Strathclyde
40 George Street
(tel) +44 141 548 3152
(fax) +44 141 552 6686