Background

Education

Ph.D., Dept. of Industrial Engineering and Management Sciences, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, December 2003

Dissertation Title: Supply Chain Robustness: Models and Algorithms

Dissertation Committee: Mark Daskin (chair), Collette Coullard, Karen Smilowitz, Chung-Piaw Teo

M.S., Dept. of Industrial Engineering and Management Sciences, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, December 1999

B.A., Dept. of Mathematics, Amherst College, Amherst, MA, May 1996

Honors Thesis Title: Combinatorial Rigidity and the Path Decomposition of Isostatic Graphs

Advisors: Ruth Haas and Norton Starr

Awards and Honors

Chaired Assistant Professorship

  • Frank Hook Assistant Professorship, Lehigh University, Fall 2006-Spring 2008

Awards

  • IIE Operations Research Track, Best Paper Award, IERC Conference, May 2006
  • IIE Pritsker Doctoral Dissertation Award, First Place, May 2005
  • INFORMS Section on Transportation Science and Logistics Dissertation Award, First Place, October 2004
  • INFORMS Section on Location Analysis Dissertation Awards, Honorable Mention, November 2003
  • Northwestern University Transportation Center Student Paper Competition, First Prize, June 2003
  • INFORMS Chicago Chapter Student Paper Competition, First Prize, May 2003
  • Midwest Regional University Transportation Center Student of the Year, sponsored by United State Department of Transportation, December 2002
  • Breusch Prize for best honors thesis in mathematics, Amherst College, Amherst, MA, May 1996

Honor Societies

  • Phi Beta Kappa, 1996-present
  • Sigma Xi, 1996-present

Other Honors

  • INFORMS Doctoral Colloquium, San Jose, CA, November 2002
  • Profiled in “Logistics Problems? Do the Maths!” by Marcia Jedd, Cargovision 17(8), 24-25, January 2002
  • Council of Logistics Management Doctoral Colloquium, New Orleans, LA, September 2000

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