Postdoc position on model driven systems integration

Europe aims to develop an efficient transportation system with less congestion and fewer emission. For a competitive transport system, Europe is investing on its rail transport targeting an interoperable system for which proper integration of the available infrastructures is indispensable. The project offers you a position to contribute to these forward-thinking goals.

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Celebration of the start in UT

We are glad that Yawar Abbas and Nina Jakubeit have joined our team to start the project on systems integration, and that is a reason for us to celebrate in the University of Twente. We wish all the best for our new colleagues Nina and Yawar in this position.

Introduction Nina Jakubeit

My name is Nina and on November 1st I started as a PhD candidate at the University of Twente participating in the SIRA project (System Integration of Railway Advancement). As part of the project I will work together with ProRail, NS and the University of Twente to develop a platform for resolving the integration challenges for the railways in the Netherlands. My research will focus on designing a decision support tool that supports stakeholders in making well-informed decisions. I am especially looking forward to work in such a multidisciplinary setting and collaborate with the key stakeholders from NS and ProRail. Moreover, being part of such a huge project, which requires to simultaneously work on the decision support framework and co-operating with my colleagues on the design of the platform, is a challenge in its own rights that I am eager to accomplish.

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Introduction Yawar Abbas

Greeting everyone, I am Yawar Abbas and have recently completed my master’s degree in mechanical engineering with specialization in maintenance engineering and operations from University of Twente. I am a determined person who likes to challenge himself and is always looking to avail new opportunities. As the famous proverb goes “Where there’s a will, there’s a way”. This simple and extremely effective proverb has motivated me over the years, led me toplaces I could have hardly imagined and enriched me with experiences and knowledge that defines my personality today.
 
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