Hong Kong University of Science and Technology - PIG recruitment

PhD RESEARCH OPPORTUNITIES in Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management (IELM) - The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)


The IELM Department at HKUST is seeking  MPhil / PhD students to start in 2018 to pursue PhD degrees in the areas of:

  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management (topics included but not limited to Logistics Management; Supply Chain and Revenue Management; Operations Research and Stochastic Modeling; Financial Engineering and Risk Management; Service Operations Management)
  • Engineering Management (topics included but not limited to Design and Manufacturing; Quality Engineering and Applied Statistics; Human Factors; Biomechanics; Cognitive Decision and functional brain studies; Virtual Reality; Industry 4.0) and
  • Decision Analytics (topics included but not limited to Predictive and Prescriptive Analytical Tools, Demand and Supply Analytics, Revenue Optimization).

All qualified PhD students will be awarded Postgraduate Studentship Awards worth no less than HK$195,960 (~ USD 25,000) per year which is sufficient to cover the tuition fee, currently set at HK$42,100 per year, and living expenses.

Exceptionally qualified PhD applicants with excellent academic records may apply for a Hong Kong PhD Fellowship awarded by the Research Grants Council (RGC) of Hong Kong. Successful candidates will be awarded HK$240,000 (~USD 30,000), plus a travel allowance of HK$10,000 (~USD 1,300) per year, for four years. 

Details can be found at www.ielm.ust.hk

For more information see the attached leaflet.

Apply by Dec 1

Application closing date

1 December 2017
Applications open for this opportunity: 
17 Oct 2017
Eligible degree type(s): 

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