Elif Akcali, Ph.D.

Ph.D. Purdue University, 2001

Elif Akcali serves as an Associate Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering at the University of Florida. Currently, she is also a Creative Scholar-in-Residence in the School of Theater + Dance. She has recently been named into the inaugural class of UF Entrepreneurship Faculty Fellow in the Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation in Warrington College of Business Administration. Her research and teaching interests are inventory and supply chain systems, lean production systems, sustainability and creativity.

Current Courses

  • EIN 4343 Inventory & Supply Chain Systems
  • HUM 1531 Creativity in Context
  • ESI 4335 Senior Design: Creative Storytelling & Choreography Lab
    • Watch a video of Fall 2013 performance
    • Video of Spring 2014 performance will be coming soon