The School of Industrial Engineering at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso (PUCV) invites applications for several academic positions at all ranks. Successful candidates will contribute to the research and teaching areas of the school and help strengthen its undergraduate and doctoral programs. Candidates should hold a doctoral degree in Industrial Engineering, Management Science, Systems Engineering, or closely related area. Candidates must demonstrate a strong interest in research and teaching in one or more of the following areas: Systems thinking, strategic organization theory, human resource management, marketing, operations management, supply chain management, asset management, economics, business engineering, data science, machine learning, stochastic modeling, and/or information technologies. Additionally, candidates are expected to show a strong commitment to high-quality research, teaching, and dissemination in their discipline, as well as
enthusiasm for collaborative and interdisciplinary work at an international level.

The Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso is distinguished among Chile’s top five universities, where its School of Industrial Engineering has established itself as one of the leading engineering schools in the country. The school promotes an academic environment characterized by excellence in teaching, research, and service. The addition of new faculty members will significantly contribute to the ambitious growth and visibility plan of the school in the field of Industrial Engineering.

The salary and academic rank will be determined in accordance with the candidate’s qualifications and achievements. The offered salary is competitive on an international level and is complemented with research incentives and access to research funds. The School of Industrial Engineering is committed to fostering an inclusive academic environment and encourages applications from individuals belonging to underrepresented groups. Spanish proficiency is not required for initial application, but candidates are expected to become proficient over a period time.

Interested candidates should submit the following documents:

  • Updated curriculum vitae.
  • Statement discussing their goals in the fields of teaching and research and their commitment to
    professional development.
  • Contact information for two professional references.
  • Copies of recent published articles or a list of articles under review in indexed journals.

Inquiries and applications should be sent to the School’s Search Committee at the following email address: Applications will continue to be reviewed until all positions are filled.