Faculty Position in Industrial Engineering – Universidad de los Andes, Chile

The Faculty of Engineering and Applied Sciences at Universidad de los Andes, Chile (UANDES), invites applications for a full-time position at the assistant or associate professor level. We are seeking highly qualified candidates committed to a competitive career in research and teaching. Prospective applicants should have a PhD degree in engineering or in science. Applicants should have academic and professional experience in one or more of the following areas:

  • Financial Engineering: application of mathematical methods in the practice of finance.
  • ICT management: Business process design and development applied to information and communication technologies and systems.
  • Analytics & Operations Research: application of mathematical modeling, statistical analysis, and mathematical optimization to complex decision-making problems.

A record of outstanding research accomplishments and excellent teaching credentials (if applicable) as well as excellent communication skills are required. Good social and teamwork skills are also required. We will look for top journal publications, ability to acquire research funding and to establish collaborations among fellow faculties and researchers abroad. Knowledge of Spanish is not required at the time of application, but is expected to be obtained within a year at UANDES.

We offer an excellent interdisciplinary environment in a growing Faculty of Engineering and Applied Sciences. Current collaborations include prestigious universities in the USA and in Europe. Research funds are available through CONICYT, CORFO, and other Chilean agencies.

Universidad de los Andes is a private institution with more than 7000 students and offers a unique environment and location. Its beautiful campus lies at the foothills of the Andes in Santiago de Chile.

For more information and to apply, please visit the faculty position announcement in the following link and click on the “Apply for this job” button.Qualifying applicants interested in this position are asked to submit an electronic application before February 08, 2017, for full consideration.


Please include in PDF format (i) an up-to-date CV, (ii) a complete list of publications, (iii) a summary of research interests and teaching experience, and (iv) contact information for three work references. Questions should be addressed to prof. Alberto Vergara-Fernández at his email: aovergara@miuandes.cl.
Please, visit our website at ing.uandes.cl.