Image  Department of Manufacturing & Industrial Engineering
 University of Peradeniya

Fully-funded PhD position

To be successful for this position, you will have:
  • 4 year BSc degree with a class (1st; 2nd class upper; 2nd class lower with MSc or MPhil) specialised in either Production or Manufacturing & Industrial Engineering, Statistics and Operations Research, Computer Science, Transport & Logistics Management or any other degree with the requested knowledge areas.
  • Excellent background in Mathematical Modelling & Optimisation, Data Analytics, Programming, Simulation, Supply Chain Management.
  • Ability to conduct field work including foreign visits whilst displaying a strong commitment to work in a team environment with local and foreign collaboration.
  • Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines and effectively manage research work.
  • Demonstrated high level written and verbal communication skills.
  • Evidence of research output including publications, conference contributions and/or technical reports in the field.
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Lecturer / Senior Lecturer Grade (Contract Basis)

DMIE is looking for candidates who hold B.Sc. Engineering specialized in Production Engineering, Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering, Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering.
Postgraduate qualifications in the areas of Robotics & Automation, Digital Manufacturing/Industry 4.0, Supply Chain Engineering/Management, Advanced Manufacturing Processes, Industrial & Human Factor Engineering, Computer Aided Design & Manufacturing, Additive Manufacturing, Nano Manufacturing from a reputed university as stipulated in relevant circulars are required specialized qualifications for Lecturer (unconfirmed) and Senior Lecturer Grade II/I.
Preference will be given to those who also have industrial experience in Manufacturing, Robotics and Automation, Industrial Engineering, Logistics and Supply Chain Engineering.
Candidates having Teaching experience in University level (Reputed) and research experience (Post Doctorate) in the relevant areas will be an added qualification.

Temporary Research Assistants

DMIE is looking for qualified candidates who possess four year BSc honours degree in Engineering or related domains in to be appointed as Postgraduate Research Assistants for two to three years depend on the postgraduate degrees they prefer to register. There are some opportunities available to pursue Joint/Split PhD Programmes with leading universities in Europe, Australia currently in the areas of Sustainable Manufacturing, Logistics and Supply chain management. You are supposed to contribute to the Department undergraduate programme and development of lab equipment and setups etc. during your candidature.

Temporary Instructors

DMIE is looking for qualified candidates who possess four year BSc honours degree in Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering/Production Engineering or related domains in to be appointed as Temporary Instructors for short term basis (3, 6 and 12 months’ contracts). Limited opportunities will be given to BSc Special degree holders from Chemistry, Environment Science, Statistics and Operations Research and Computer and Statistics, Green technology Programmes.
You are expected to conduct tutorial and lab classes and there will be opportunities to get involve with industrial projects too.