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VeRoLog Doctoral Dissertation Prize 2017

We are pleased to announce the 2017 edition of the VeRoLog Doctoral Dissertation Prize, open to outstanding dissertation succesfully discussed between January 1 and December 31, 2016.

The jury is chaired by Geir Hasle and includes Maria Grazia Speranza and Wout Dullaert.

Please find attached the call for nominations where you can find all the details for the submission and the selection process.

Position as PhD student at the Department of Business Administration at the University of Vienna

The Department of Business Administration at the University of Vienna offers a position as PhD student (30 hours per week contract, wage agreement for Austrian Universities, group B1) for an application oriented research project within the Christian-Doppler laboratory for efficient intermodal transportation. 

All qualified candidates are invited to send their detailed curriculum vitae (ideally together with a support letter) by email to Karl Doerner (karl.doerner@univie.ac.at).

Deadline for submissions: September 24, 2016

Two positions in the DFG-funded project ENS.VRSP

The DFG-funded project ENS.VRSP: Efficient Neighborhood Search in Vehicle Routing and Scheduling offers the following two positions starting January 1st, 2017:

  • 1 research assistant / postdoc (full-time, Entgeltgruppe 13 TV-L) at JGU Mainz (Prof. Dr. Stefan Irnich), and
  • 1 research assistant / PhD-level (75%, Entgeltgruppe 13 TV-L) at RWTH Aachen (Prof. Dr. Michael Schneider).

The complete job offers can be found here for the position at JGU Mainz and here for the position at RWTH Aachen.

Special Issue in EURO Journal on Transportation and Logistics: Advances in Vehicle Routing and Logistics Optimization: Exact Methods

Guest editors: M. Schneider, T. Gschwind and D. Vigo

Deadline for submission: October 15, 2016

Further information: https://www.euro-online.org/web/pages/1486/special-issues?id=15

Special Issue in EURO Journal on Transportation and Logistics: Advances in Vehicle Routing and Logistics Optimization: Heuristics

Guest editors: Ch. Guéret, F. Lehuédé, J. E. Mendoza, O. Péton and M. Sevaux

Deadline for submission: October 15, 2016

Further information: https://www.euro-online.org/web/pages/1486/special-issues?id=14