Applications invited for Faculty Positions (2021)

Industrial Engineering and Operations Research (IEOR) IIT Bombay, is looking for outstanding and motivated candidates with a Ph.D. (or about to get a Ph.D.) in Operations Research, Industrial Engineering, or in any related discipline. Candidates are required to have excellent and proven research track record, very good academic background and strong teaching capabilities. 

Job Profile

IEOR faculty members are expected to create and maintain a strong research and teaching programme. They are expected to train very good IEOR professionals by teaching and developing graduate and undergraduate level courses, supervise Masters and Doctoral students, and contribute to the academic and intellectual environment of the department. Faculty are also expected to actively undertake sponsored projects/ research grants, and participate in various outreach activities. IEOR Department and the Institute are committed to fostering an academic environment that can help professional development of faculty members.  

Eligibility Criteria for Assistant Professor

Candidates for faculty positions at IIT Bombay must satisfy the institute eligibility criteria, as specified in Institute call for, and the additional eligibility criteria as specified for IEOR. Satisfying the criteria does not guarantee shortlisting.  Kindly click the link for details on eligibility criteria.

Current Application Call for:

Professor of Practice (2022)

Other positions to be announced soon.

Rolling advertisement

IEOR, IIT Bombay also invites application/ expression of interest for faculty positions in IEOR in all categories.  Candidates working in all areas of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research are encouraged to apply.  Preference may be given to the following areas:

  • Quantitative methods and insightful models for contemporary operations and services management, including logistics, health, energy, security, finance, pricing, contracts, service level planning, big data / business analytics.
  • Nonlinear optimisation, combinatorial optimisation, large-scale optimisation, meta-heuristics (evolutionary algorithms, swarm algorithms, etc), multi-level and distributed optimisation, data-driven/ real-time optimisation, and related areas, with applications in the broad areas of IE and OR.
  • Multi-paradigm simulation methods, agent based / discrete-event/ system dynamics methodology, distributed/ hybrid simulations, simulation-based optimisation, and related areas, with applications in the broad areas of IE and OR.
  • Network science, data science, probabilistic modeling and analysis, multi-player systems, strategic interactions among engineering systems, and related areas, with applications in the broad areas of IE and OR. 

Interested candidates are required to provide the following material  via email to head.ieor [AT] in order to receive full consideration:  Complete curriculum vitae, Research statement, Teaching statement, Copies of a few key publications, and a list of at least three references along with the Application form for External Candidates available at <>.   Applications are welcome throughout the year. 

Candidates are also requested to also visit <> for other  details and latest call-for on faculty recruitment.