University of Bath Prize Fellowship

Job title University of Bath Prize Fellowship

Department School of Management

Salary Starting from £40,792, rising to £48,677

Grade Grade 8

Placed on Thursday 15 November 2018

Closing date Sunday 16 December 2018

Interview date Tuesday 12 February 2019

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Our Prize Fellowships offer early-stage researchers the opportunity to join a cohort of like-minded rising research stars. These two-year research fellowships in our priority research areas are part of a scheme intended to fast-track fellows to a permanent appointment at Bath.

We are seeking future academic leaders across a range of disciplines who will benefit from our well-resourced and supportive research environment.

As a member of this elite group, you will be on track to become a key member of our research community with a permanent academic position. Our supportive community successfully nurtures ambitious early stage researchers and provides for the requirements of their developing research programme. 

Read more about our Prize Fellowships.

In the School of Management we wish to appoint a Fellow to further strengthen and develop areas of existing research excellence, and you should have an active research programme in Operations Research.

You will be expected to extend the current research power of IDO, and publish papers in high ranking OR journals. Candidates should have a good command of state-of-the-art discrete and continuous optimization methods as well as their applications. Working knowledge of Data Science methods is a plus.

As part of your application you must provide:

  • a completed application form
  • an outline of your research plans over the next 3-5 years, showing how you will complement and enhance research within the research area (no more than 2 sides of A4, minimum font size 11)
  • a CV


Further details and a contact name for enquiries can be found on the School of Management Prize Fellowships page.

Applicants are encouraged to contact Dr Gunes Erdogan ( and Dr Maria Battarra ( for informal inquiries.

The University of Bath and School of Management are committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community – a place where we can all be ourselves and succeed to our fullest potential. We offer a full range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, campus facilities and services to support staff from all genders and different backgrounds.  For more information about our flexible working please visit: The University of Bath currently holds an Athena Swan Bronze award and the School actively participate in equality, diversity and inclusion initiatives.

Interviews will take place in the first half of February 2019.

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

Further details:
The University of Bath is an equal opportunities employer and has an excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations. To achieve our global aspirations, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.