Department of Industrial andSystems Engineering
Herbert Wertheim College ofEngineering
Universityof Florida
TheDepartment of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) in the Herbert WertheimCollege of Engineering (HWCOE) at the University of Florida (UF) invitesapplications for multiple full-time, open-rank, tenure-track faculty positionsin Human Systems Engineering beginning August 2018. Candidates who align withhealthcare or transportation are particularly appealing. We are specificallyinterested in candidates with research that has broad societal implications(e.g., improving healthcare delivery and improving transportation networkdesign and operation). Collaborative and interdisciplinary opportunities existboth within ISE and HWCOE and across UF, including University of Florida TransportationInstitute, Human-Centered Computing @ UF, Universityof Florida Informatics Institute,Clinicaland Translational Science Institute,and UF Health.The Department of ISE welcomesapplications from individuals with strong backgrounds who hold a doctorate inISE or in any related discipline. It is desirable that the applicant has onedegree in engineering. Successful candidates are expected to contribute toresearch and educational programs, including developing and sustainingexternally-funded, interdisciplinary research programs, maintaining a strongpublication record, supervising graduate students, and teaching undergraduateand graduate courses in industrial and systems engineering.Applicationpackets consisting of a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae, a statement ofresearch interests, a statement of teaching philosophy and teaching interestsfor existing and new courses at both the graduate and undergraduate levels, abrief statement describing the applicant’s interest in and experience workingwith diverse groups and underrepresented populations,copiesof two or three significant publications, and contact information for three ormore references may be submitted at In addition, another copy of theapplication packet should be emailed to Review of applications will beginDecember 15, 2017, and continue until the positions are filled. For moreinformation about the Department of ISE, HWCOE, and UF, see, and, respectively. Questions regardingthe positions can be directed to Dr. Elif Akcali at University of Florida counts amongits greatest strengths –and a major component of its excellence– that it valuesbroad diversity in its faculty, students, and staff and that it creates arobust, inclusive, and welcoming climate for learning, research, andprofessional service. The University of Florida is committed to equaleducational and employment opportunity and access, and it seeks individuals ofall races, ethnicities, genders and other attributes who, among their manyexceptional qualifications, have a record of including a broad diversity ofindividuals in work and learning activities. The University of Florida is anEqual Opportunity Employer.