Teaching Assistant in Introduction to Operations Research

University of Zurich Department of Business Administration


Department of Business Administration

Teaching Assistant for the lecture "Introduction to Operations Research" in the fall semester 2022
4-8 hours per week, hourly basis

To support the preparation and execution of the lecture “Introduction to Operations Research” in the fall semester 2022 we are looking for a teaching assistant.

Your responsibilities

  • Proofreading of teaching material
  • Assisting the development of new exercises
  • Interacting with students via e-mail / forum posts
  • Assisting the grading of exams
  • Working on various ad-hoc tasks
  • Maintaining course material in Moodle/OLAT

Your profile

  • Strong quantitative background (math, physics, computer science, engineering, economics, etc.)
  • Basic knowledge of mathematical optimization and, in particular, linear programming
  • Highest level of reliability and careful style of working
  • Ability to study new material and find sources independently
  • Interest in teaching mathematical applications

What we offer

Interesting work as part of a dynamic team in a friendly working environment.

Place of work

Plattenstrasse 14, Zürich, Switzerland

Start of employment

13 September 2022 or by arrangement.

To apply for this position, please outline your motivation and attach a curriculum vitae as well as a transcript of records.
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled, but all applications submitted by July, 15 will definitely receive full consideration.

Further information

In your application, please refer to Professorpositions.com


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