Research Associate with Professor Sumit Kunnumkal

Job Title:

Research Associate/Assistant



Name of Job Holder:




Reports to position:

Sumit Kunnumkal

Reportees to Position:



Job Outline

The candidate will assist the faculty in their ongoing research work which includes development of analytical models, solution algorithms and designing of computational experiments for problems related to pricing and revenue management.


Job Specification

Knowledge / Education

Specific Skills

Desirable Experience

B Tech from IIT, NIT or BITS (preferably in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or Industrial Engineering)


BA/ BSc in a Applied Math or Physics


MBA/ PGDBM from premier institutions like IIMs (preferably in Operations Management)

Consistently high CGPA, evidence of academic excellence.

Background in optimization theory (linear programming, integer programming, convex optimization) is highly desired.

Familiarity with a programming language (Matlab, C++, Python etc.)  is also required.


Coursework or prior experience working with optimization models. Strong quantitative and analytic skills. Familiarity with rigorous mathematical analysis.


Any Other Significant Input

Send an email to with subject line “Application for Research Associate in Operations Management area with Prof. Sumit Kunnumkal” with a copy of your CV. Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled. You will be contacted only in case you are shortlisted for an interview.