Postdoctoral Researcher in Supply Chain Management

Ningbo Supply Chain Innovation Institute China

Salary and Benefits: Negotiable
Closing Date: Open till Filled
Start Date: Negotiable



  • A PhD in supply chain management, transportation, logistics, operations management, information systems, engineering, economics, business, or a related discipline
  • In-depth knowledge of any research area(s) in Supply chain design, supply chain analytics, supply chain strategy, supply chain technologies, or freight transportation
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and deliver lectures and class material at the graduate level (both Masters and Doctoral)


  • Familiar with statistical software and analytics tools to analyze big data sets
  • With methodological and practical work experience
  • Experience with industry

Main Duty and Responsibilities

  • Assisting in the development and launching of degree program courses
  • Conducting independent research
  • Assisting and taking leadership in writing manuscripts, and meeting with project sponsors
  • Support educational activities
  • Publish in top international journals, and
  • any other duties that may reasonably assigned by the Director of center

Application Process
To apply for the research positions, please prepare and submit the following documents:

  1. A cover letter explaining interests and relevant experiences, and a research statement
  2. Detailed Curriculum vitae emphasizing research and teaching capability along with industry experience,
  3. Published research papers in English
  4. Contact information for references (Just Names and Email Address)

Please be sure to identify the position in which you are interested and your earliest potential start date.

Electronic submissions are highly encouraged.

If you cannot submit electronically, you may send materials:

MIT Global SCALE China Faculty Search
77 Mass Ave, Room E40-275
Cambridge, MA 02139, USA

Informal inquiries please contact:
Professor LIU, Shaoxuan
Director of Ningbo Supply Chain Innovation Institute China
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The review of applications and nominations is underway and will continue until the positions are filled. All positions command a competitive salary commensurate with qualifications. Starting dates are negotiable.

MIT Global SCALE centers offer a culturally diverse teaching and research environment and provide equal opportunity for all applicants. Applications from women and minorities are encouraged.

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