The Leeds School of Business at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for its Ph.D. Program in Operations Management for Fall 2017 admission. At least two positions are available. The ideal candidate should have a solid background in optimization, analysis of algorithms, economics modeling, and/or statistics/econometrics. Proficiency in a computer programming language (C, C++, Java, Python, Matlab, or R) is strongly preferred.Admitted students receive a full tuition waiver, a partial waiver of student health insurance costs, and a
stipend as long as they are in good standing with the department. Students work approximately 20
hours per week as research and/or teaching assistants in return for support. The stipend is $30,000 for
the nine-month academic year. Summer research fellowships are also available. While the continuation
of financial aid is contingent on satisfactory performance, most students are funded for five years.
Further details about the program can be found at: http://www.colorado.edu/business/academic-
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Interested candidates can find detailed information regarding the application procedure at
information-management. The deadline to apply for fall 2017 admission is January 1, 2017.