Faculty Directory

Rajan Batta

SUNY Distinguished Professor; SEAS Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Diversity

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

410 Bell Hall and 208 E Davis Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0972

Email: batta@buffalo.edu

Ann Bisantz

Dean of Undergraduate Education; Professor

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

323 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8989

Email: bisantz@buffalo.edu

Matthew Bolton

Associate 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

Email: mbolton@buffalo.edu

Sabrina Casucci

Associate Professor of Teaching; Director of Engineering Management Program

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

414 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-3471

Email: scasucci@buffalo.edu

Lora Cavuoto

Associate 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

Email: loracavu@buffalo.edu

Huei-Yen "Winnie" Chen

Assistant Professor

PhD, University of Toronto-Human-Machine Interactions, Cognitive Engineering, Driver Behavior and Safety, Human Factors in Healthcare

318 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-4705

Email: winchen@buffalo.edu

Johnson Fadeyi

Assistant Professor of Teaching

PhD, Wayne State University- Product development, Product life-cycle management, Multi-criteria decision making.

405 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-4697

Email: jfadeyi@buffalo.edu

Jee Eun "Jamie" Kang

Assistant Professor

PhD, UC Irvine - Transportation Modeling, Applied Operations Research

409 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-2427

Email: jeeeunka@buffalo.edu

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

Email: mkarwan@buffalo.edu

Harrison Kelly

Associate Professor of Practice; Director of Undergraduate Studies

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

403 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-4695

Email: hkelly@buffalo.edu

Seunghan Lee

Assistant Professor of Teaching

PhD, The University of Arizona - Data-driven simulation-based stochastic modeling for social networks, disaster management, smart cities, and humanitarian logistics

412 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-5033

Email: slee232@buffalo.edu

Li Lin


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

308B Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-4713

Email: indlin@buffalo.edu

Cecilia Martinez Leon

Associate Professor of Teaching

PhD, Texas Tech University; DSc, Monterrey Tech; -Lean Six Sigma, Project Management, Product Development, Stochastic Modeling, Engineering Education, Healthcare Systems.

400 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-5596

Email: hildamar@buffalo.edu

Sayanti Mukherjee

Assistant Professor

PhD, Purdue University-Operations research and analytics, Energy resilience and sustainability, Climate change impact assessment, Risk analysis and uncertainty modeling, Economic impact assessment, Disaster risk reduction, Growth econometrics and disaster impacts, Risk-informed decision analysis

411 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-4699

Email: sayantim@buffalo.edu

Chase Murray

Assistant Professor

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

309 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-4716

Email: cmurray3@buffalo.edu

Alexander Nikolaev

Associate Professor

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

312 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-4710

Email: anikolae@buffalo.edu

Victor Paquet

Professor and Chair

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

342 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-4712

Email: vpaquet@buffalo.edu

Moises Sudit


PhD, Purdue - Information Fusion, Military Operations Research

B20B Lockwood

Phone: (716) 645-2423

Email: sudit@buffalo.edu

Hongyue Sun

Assistant Professor

PhD, Virginia Tech- Advanced Manufacturing Data Analytics, Quality Control, Energy Systems Data Fusion

319 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-4715

Email: hongyues@buffalo.edu

Jose Walteros

Assistant Professor

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

413 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8876

Email: josewalt@buffalo.edu

Chi Zhou

Associate Professor

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

401 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-4706

Email: chizhou@buffalo.edu

Jun Zhuang

Morton C. Frank Professor ; Director of Graduate Studies

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

317 Bell Hall

Phone: (716) 645-4707

Email: jzhuang@buffalo.edu

Affiliated and Emeritus Faculty

Portrait of John Coles.

John Coles

Assistant Professor of Research

PhD, University at Buffalo - Methodology: Agent-base modeling, multi-criteria decision optimization, predictive modeling, data fusion; Application Areas: Healthcare, counter-terrorism, disaster relief

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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

Qing He.

Qing He

Associate Professor of Research

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

Portrait picture of James Llinas.

James Llinas

Professor Emeritus of Research

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

Phone: (716) 645-3624

Email: llinas@buffalo.edu

Hector Ortiz-Pena.

Hector J. Ortiz- Pena

Assistant Professor of Research

PhD, University at Buffalo -Distributed cooperative control, autonomous vehicles, graph theory, information fusion and artificial intelligence

Lei Sun.

Lei Sun

Assistant Professor of Research

PhD, University at Buffalo - Operations research, machine learning, supply chain, logistics, revenue management and business analytics

Dr. Thomas.

Warren H. Thomas

SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus

PhD Purdue University Production systems, simulation modeling, health systems

Dr. Voit.

John Voit

Adjunct Instructor

Industrial and Systems Engineering