OPTIMA Postdoctoral Research Fellows (A or B) fixed term 3 years (full time or part-time) at the University of Melbourne.
The Research Fellow is expected to conduct world-class research and provide training for research students working in industrial optimisation as a key appointee in a newly established ARC Training Centre in Optimisation Technologies, Integrated Methodologies and Applications (OPTIMA).
The research program focuses on model-based and black-box optimisation methodologies of relevance to a broad range of industry partner optimisation challenges. A multidisciplinary approach is expected, drawing from techniques developed in mathematics, computer science, statistics, engineering, and economics.
OPTIMA works with the industry to conduct world-class research and provide training for research students working in industrial optimisation. OPTIMA addresses the industry’s urgent need for decision-making tools to support global competitiveness: reducing lead times and financial and environmental costs while improving efficiency, quality and agility. OPTIMA will train a highly skilled workforce of change agents to transform priority sectors, including advanced manufacturing, energy resources and critical infrastructure.