PhD Student

Last application date
Jun 30, 2022 00:00
EB24 - Department of Business Informatics and Operations Management
Limited duration
Master degree in Business Engineering, Civil Engineering, Economics or Computer Science (or related)
Occupancy rate
Vacancy type
Research staff

Job description

  • You carry out academic and/or applied research in the field of Data-driven Project Management and you aim at holding a doctoral degree, after approximately 4 years research.
  • You participate in the international debate on research and practitioner conferences across the world and you publish your research papers in international top flag journals.
  • You are prepared to give exercise sessions (in English and preferably also in Dutch) to classes with business engineering and/or civil engineering students.
  • You find the vacancy here:

Job profile

  • You have an enthusiastic personality and a quantitative mind and you are holder of a university degree (preferably business engineering, applied economic sciences, civil engineering, bio engineering or a master's degree in mathematics, IT or
    computer science).
  • You have a wide interest in optimisation applications and you really want to complete research in this field.
  • You are familiar with at least one higher program language (e.g. C, C++, Visual Basic, Java) or you are prepared to make efforts for learning a program language.
  • You can work independently, accurately and systematically.
  • You have a very good knowledge of the English language (both orally and in writing).

How to apply

Feel free to contact Mario Vanhoucke, promotor of these research projects, by e-mail to