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Faculty Directory

Rajan Batta

SUNY Distinguished Professor and Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs

PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Operations Research, Production Systems

410 Bell Hall and 208 E Davis Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0972


Sara Behdad

Assistant Professor

PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign - Engineering Design, Sustainability

243 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-5914


Ann Bisantz

Professor and Chair

PhD, Georgia Institute of Technology - Cognitive Engineering; Human Factors in Health Care; Human Decision-making

342 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-4714


Matthew Bolton

Assistant Professor

PhD, University of Virginia - Human behavior and human performance modeling, erroneous human behavior, formal methods, system safety

407 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-2359


Sabrina Casucci

Teaching Assistant Professor

PhD, University at Buffalo - Health information technology, health systems, process modeling and improvement, and production systems

414 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-3471


Lora Cavuoto

Assistant Professor

PhD, Virginia Tech - Physical Ergonomics, Biomechanics of Obesity, Aging and Human Work Capacity, Occupational Safety and Health

324 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-4696


Qing He

Stephen Still Assistant Professor

PhD, University of Arizona - Analytics and Operations Research in Multi-modal Transportation and Logistics

313 Bell Hall and 225 Ketter Hall

Phone: (716) 645-3470


Jee Eun "Jamie" Kang

Assistant Professor

PhD, UC Irvine - Transportation Modeling, Applied Operations Research

409 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-2427


Mark Karwan

Praxair Professor of Operations Research and SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor

PhD, Georgia Institute of Technology - Mathematical programming, Applied operations research, Multiple-criteria decision making

305 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-2422


Harrison Kelly

Teaching Assistant Professor

PhD, University at Buffalo - Human decision-making, statistics, quality control, production systems, service learning

403 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-4695


Li Lin

Professor and Director of Graduate Studies

PhD, Arizona State - Health systems, simulation, production systems

308B Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-4713


Chase Murray

Assistant Professor

PhD, University at Buffalo - Vehicle routing & logistics, unmanned/autonomous vehicles, applied operations research

309 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-4716


Alexander Nikolaev

Assistant Professor

PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign - Stochastic optimization, social network modeling, statistical inference

312 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-4710


Victor Paquet

Associate Professor

PhD, University of Massachusetts, Lowell - Industrial Ergonomics, Musculoskeletal Epidemiology, Occupational Safety and Health

322 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-4712


Moises Sudit

Professor and Associate Vice President for Research

PhD, Purdue - Information Fusion, Military Operations Research

B20B Lockwood

Phone: (716) 645-2423


Jose Walteros

Morton C. Frank Endowed Assistant Professor

PhD, University of Florida - Mathematical Programming, Network Optimization, Interdiction, Logistics Optimization

413 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8876


Sean Wu

Associate Professor

PhD, University of Michigan - Computational modeling of human performance and human-machine interaction

319 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-4715


Chi Zhou

Assistant Professor

PhD, University of Southern California - Additive manufacturing, rapid prototyping

401 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-4706


Jun Zhuang

Associate Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies

PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison - Operations research, game theory, hazard response

317 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-4707


Affiliated and Emeritus Faculty

Robert Barnes

Adjunct Associate Professor Emeritus

PhD, University at Buffalo - Engineering management, economic development and workforce preparation, health systems, industrial systems

Wayne Bialas

Associate Professor Emeritus

PhD, Cornell - Operations research, multi-level optimization, environmental systems, statistics

Carl Chang

Adjunct Professor Emeritus

PhD, Technological University of Aachen, Germany - Engineering management, business development, product development, web-enabled engineering

323 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-4697


Colin Drury

SUNY Distinguished Professor Emeritus

PhD, University of Birmingham - Human factors, industrial ergonomics, human error, aviation safety, quality control

Rollin J "Terry" Fairbanks

Adjunct Associate Professor

MD, Medical College of Virginia - Medical human factors, patient safety, cognitive engineering

James Llinas

Research Professor Emeritus

PhD, University at Buffalo - Multi-source information fusion, statistics, knowledge-based systems

315 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-3624


Warren Thomas

Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus

PhD, Purdue - Simulation, production control

Award Winning Faculty
Recent Faculty Awards Include:

IISE and Human Factors Society Fellows

IISE Awards for Teaching, Research, and Innovation

SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Research and Creative Activity

SUNY Chancellor's Award for Service

SUNY Distinguished Teaching and Research Professors

UB Graduate Student Mentoring Award

SEAS Teaching and Research Awards