Professional Activities

Professional Activities

Professional Societies

  • American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE)
  • Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences (INFORMS)
  • Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE)
  • Production and Operations Management Society (POMS)
  • Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME)

Professional Service

Associate editor

  • Canadian Journal of Administrative Sciences IIE Transactions IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering

Cluster Chair

  • Manufacturing and Service Operations Management Society Cluster EURO/INFORMS International Conference, Istanbul, Turkey, 2003

Colloquium Chair

  • Future Practitioner Colloquium INFORMS Conference, Washington, DC, 2008

Co-Cluster Chair

  • Reverse Supply Chains INFORMS Conference, San Francisco, California, 2005


  • NSF Workshop on Collaboration and Negotiation in Supply Chain Management and e-Commerce, Gainesville, Florida, 2002

Faculty advisor

  • Alpha Pi Mu, Florida Alpha, University of Florida, 2004-present Tau Beta Pi, Florida Alpha, University of Florida, 2004-present

Guest editor

  • Special Issue on EURO/INFORMS Conference, Istanbul 2003 European Journal of Operational Research


  • Department Chair Search Committee, Department of ISE, 2006–2007 Faculty Search Committee, Department of ISE, 2004–2005; 2008–2009 Undergraduate Committee, Department of ISE, 2003–2004 Graduate Committee, Department of ISE, 2001–2003; 2004–present Faculty Council, College of Engineering, 2007–present


  • National Science Foundation (2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008) Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (2007)

Review committee

  • IIE Research Conference, 2004, 2006 ISCIS, 2003, 2004
  • MSOM Conference, 2006, 2008

Scientific committee

  • 14th International Annual EurOMA Conference, 2007


  • Junior Faculty Interest Group, INFORMS, 2004-2005

Session chair

  • INFORMS Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington, 2007 INFORMS Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 2006 IIE Research Conference, Orlando, Florida, 2006 INFORMS Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado, 2004 IIE Research Conference, Houston, Texas, 2004 INFORMS Annual Meeting, San Jose, California, 2002 IEEE/CPMT IEMT Symposium, Santa Clara, California, 2000


  • Annals of Emergency Medicine, Annals of Operations Research, Computers and Operations Research, Decision Sciences, European Journal of Operational Research, IEEE Transactions on Semiconduc- tor Manufacturing, IEEE Transactions on Components Packaging Manufacturing, IIE Transactions, International Journal of Produc- tion Economics, International Journal of Production Research, Jour- nal of Industrial Ecology, Journal of Manufacturing Systems, Journal of Operations Management, Mathematical Problems in Engineering, Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, Naval Research Logistics, Operations Research, Optimization Letters Socioeconomic Planning Sciences, Solid State Electronics.

Vice president

  • Communications Forum on Women in OR/MS, INFORMS 2005-2007