CV

Current Position
Assistant professor. Industrial Engineering and Management faculty, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel (2017– )

Past Positions
Lecturer. Industrial Engineering and Management faculty, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel (2014–2017)
Research Fellow. Industrial Engineering and Management faculty, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel (2012–2014)
Adjunct professor and a Post-doc. IEOR department, The Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science, Columbia University, New-York, USA. (2010–2012).

Education
BSc, Industrial Engineering and Management, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology (Summa Cum Laude), 1997.
MSc, Industrial Engineering, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology (Cum Laude), 2006.
PhD, Operations Research, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, 2010.

Teaching
Technion – IIT (2012– ):
096324 – Service Engineering. Undergraduate and graduate course.
097120 – Selected Topics in Industrial Engineering. Topic: Behavioural Operations in Service Systems. Graduate elective.
097121 – Advanced topics in Industrial Engineering. Topic: Healthcare Operations. Undergraduate and graduate elective course.
094139 – Supply Chain Management. Undergraduate course.
Columbia University (2010):
IEOR 4615 – Service Engineering (co-taught with Prof. Ward Whitt). Undergraduate and Master course.
IEOR 8100 – Topics in OR: Stochastic Models in Service Engineering (co-taught with Prof. Ward Whitt). Advanced doctoral course.

Industry experience
PCB Technologies, Migdal Haemek, Israel. Information Technology Project Leader. 1999–2004.
Tambur, Acco, Israel. Production Engineer. 1997–1999.
Daimler-Benz Research Labs, Ulm, Germany. Internship. Summer 1996.

Donors and Awards
Second place: INFORMS 2012 JFIG best paper competition (USA)
Best Paper Award at the 16th IE&M Conference (Tel-Aviv, Israel)
Prof. Samuel and Lillian Keidan Levin Prize (Technion), 2008
Best Employee Award, PCB Technologies, 2001

Grants
– Israel Innovation Authority, Magneton Program (with LivePerson Ltd.), Grant No. 57948, 1,857,600 NIS (1st year), 2016–2018
– The Israel National Institute for Health Policy and Health Services Research (NIHP), Grant No. 2015/120/r, 153,968 NIS (with Anat Rafaeli, Avi Parush, and Chen Shapira), 2016–2018
– Israel Ministry of Science, Technology and Space (MOST) , Grant No. 2015- 6-86 1,081,794 NIS (with Anat Rafaeli and Avi Parush) 2016–2018
– Israel Science Foundation (ISF), Grant No. 1955/15, 570,000 NIS (with Avi Mandelbaum), 2015–2018
– Clalit Health Services. Research grant. 100,000 NIS (with Anat Rafaeli and Avi Parush), 2015
– The Harold and Inge Marcus Endowment for Technion/PSU IE Partnership, 2015
– The Harold and Inge Marcus Endowment for Technion/PSU IE Partnership, 2013
– The Israel National Institute for Health Policy and Health Services Research (NIHP), Scholarship, 2008–2010
– Technion Graduate Scholarships, 2004–2010
– Technion Excellence Scholarship, 2004

 

And… Black belt in Karate. 2010.

 

Full CV:  CV (June 2017)