Two Friede Springer Doctoral Scholarships 2017
at the Center for Advanced Studies in Management (CASiM)
CASiM, the international and interdisciplinary research center of HHL Leipzig
Graduate School of Management for business administration in the 21st
invites applications for competitive two-year doctoral scholarships funded by
the Friede Springer Foundation.
The successful candidates do innovative research in the fields of Management
Science, Logistics, Operations Management and/or (Algorithmic) Game Theory.
They hold a MSc degree (or equivalent) with a quantitative economic or managerial
focus, e. g., in Operations Research, Industrial Engineering, Business
Mathematics, Economics, Management Information Science, or in Mathematics
or Computer Science with a profound knowledge in business administration.
Fluency in English and excellent programming skills as well as experience in
using OR standard solvers (CPLEX or Gurobi) are of advantage.
CASiM offers the unique opportunity to pursue a doctoral project under the
guidance of internationally renowned scholars and to be part of a young and
dynamic team. Each scholarship provides a monthly grant of € 1,750, a yearly
budget for visiting international conferences as well as a waiver of the tuition
fee for the doctoral program.
Applications include a completed application form, CV, motivation letter, copies
of certificates, a recommendation letter from a previous academic advisor,
and the names and contact information of at least two additional referees. A
short research proposal is welcome but not required. Please send your application
as PDF by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
addressed to the academic director
of CASiM, Prof. Dr. Erwin Pesch. Applications will be reviewed starting from January
. The scholarships are expected to start in Spring 2017. For further
information on the application process and the application form, go to
HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management
Jahnallee 59, 04109 Leipzig, Germany, T +49 341 9851-820, email@example.com