EDUCATION


Ph.D. in Systems Engineering, University of Virginia, 1998

M.S. in Mathematics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1993

B.A. in Mathematics, Colgate University, 1991


ACADEMIC POSITIONS


2013 - presentR.B. Pamplin Professor of Business Information Technology
        Pamplin College of Business - Virginia Tech
Spring 2015Visiting Scientist and Fulbright Senior Scholar
        GPI-KIT / IIP-KIT / CEDIM - Karlsruhe, Germany
2012 - presentProfessor of Business Information Technology
        Pamplin College of Business - Virginia Tech
2004 - 2012Associate Professor of Business Information Technology
        Pamplin College of Business - Virginia Tech
Spring 2008Visiting Researcher
        Istituto Dalle Molle di Studi sull'Intelligenza Artificiale (IDSIA) - Lugano, Switzerland
1998 - 2004Assistant Professor of Business Information Technology
        Pamplin College of Business - Virginia Tech

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES


Co-Director, Virginia Tech's Interdisciplinary Graduate Education Program in Disaster Resilience

Southeast Decision Sciences Institute Council Member (2015-2019)

Board of Directors, ISCRAM (2013-2017)

Treasurer, ISCRAM (2014-2017)

President - Southeast Decision Sciences Institute (2013-2014)

Secretary of the Board, ISCRAM (2013-2014)


HONORS AND AWARDS


Outstanding Faculty in Doctoral Education Award – Pamplin College of Business, 2017

ISCRAM Association Distinguished Service Award, 2016

Fulbright Scholar Award - Germany, 2014-2015

MBA Outstanding Faculty Award - Pamplin College of Business, 2012

Virginia Tech Scholar of the Week: June 8-14, 2009

Pamplin College of Business Teaching Excellence Award, '98-'99, '01-'02, '05-'06

University Certificate of Teaching Excellence, Virginia Tech, 2002


PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS


International Association for the Study of Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management (ISCRAM)

Production and Operations Management Society (POMS)

Decision Sciences Institute (DSI)

Southeast Decision Sciences Institute (SEDSI)

Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS)