Faculty Highlights

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DOTM Faculty Press Releases

2012 Aug 03
[Rakesh Sarin Named Editor-in-Chief of Decision Analysis]
Decision Analysis is INFORMS' newest peer-reviewed journal

2012 Jun 12
[UCLA Anderson Presents Annual Teaching Awards]
Charles Corbett receives La Force Award for outstanding service

2012 May 17
[Chris Tang Named President-Elect of the Production and Operations Management Society]
Plans to urge research relevant to business practice

2012 April 19
[Can Happiness Be Engineered?]
The surprising theory of top management scholar Rakesh Sarin

2012 April 04
[Sushil Bikhchandani Advanced To Full Professor, Step VI]
Recognized for outstanding teaching, research and service

2012 March 20
[Chris Tang Named An INFORMS Lifetime Fellow]
Honored for contributions to Operations Research and Management Science

2010 October 28
[Dr. Ariella Herman Receives Health Literacy Champions Award]
Recognized for her groundbreaking work with the UCLA/Johnson & Johnson Health Care Institute (HCI)

2010 January 14
[UCLA Anderson Applied Management Research Project Yields Unexpected Bonus]
Team and advisor Chris Tang publish paper in academic journal

2009 September 01
[Professor Rakesh Sarin Receives Decision Analysis Society's Ramsey Medal For Contributions to Decision Theory]
Next Up for Sarin: A Book On Happiness

2009 July 13
[INFORMS Names Felipe Caro a Franz Edelman Laureate]
Inventory allocation model cited as exceptional example of analytical decision making

2009 June 11
[UCLA Anderson Faculty Honored With Annual Teaching Awards]
Awards are presented by faculty to two DOTM faculty members: Guillaume Roels and Kevin McCardle

2009 June 8
[Students Gain Interest in Green Careers]
Charles Corbett, professor of decisions, operations, and technology management at UCLA Anderson, was quoted in a Daily Bruin story about the increase in students interested in environmental careers

2009 April 27
[Ariella Herman Receives 2009 Health Literacy Award from The Institute for Health Advancement (IHA)]
Dr. Herman's research is the backbone of the UCLA/Johnson & Johnson Health Care Institute (HCI)

2009 March 11
[UCLA Anderson Researcher Ariella Herman Presents Proven Health Literacy Model at Top European Conference]
Dr. Herman says the HCI model should work as well in Europe as it does in the U.S.

2009 February 3
[UCLA Anderson School of Management Receives Additional $2 Million from Jim Easton]
Gift will establish the Easton Technology Leadership Program

2008 August 27
[UCLA Anderson School of Management Establishes Two Term Chairs]
Faculty Appointments Recognize Rising Stars

2008 May 29
[Kumar Rajaram Promoted to Professor]
Recognized for scholarship, teaching and collegiality

2008 February 15
[Research by Uday Karmarkar Shows Impact of Information Technology on the Global Economy]
Sharp decline in new jobs noted this century in U.S.

2007 October 08
[Professor Felipe Caro Helps Turbo-Charge a Retailer's Sales]
Zara, a Spanish clothing chain, uses Caro's analytical model to optimize the distribution of inventory across its stores

2007 August 20
[Collegiality Comes Naturally to UCLA Anderson's Charles Corbett]
Associate professor receives the UCLA Staff Assembly's 2007 Faculty/Staff Partnership Award

2007 August 06
[Uday Karmarkar and Vandana Mangal Publish Book on Global IT Trends in Business]
New information technologies contributing to service industrialization

2007 June 14
[Profs. Mitchell, Lewin, Garmaise and Caro Receive UCLA Anderson Faculty Awards]
Recognized for excellence in leadership, teaching and research

2007 February 28
[Distinguished Professor Emeritus and Dean Emeritus William Pierskalla Elected to the National Academy of Engineering]
Cited for leadership in the development and application of operations research tools to make health care more effective

2006 June 14
[2006 Faculty Awards Recognize Excellence in Teaching and Research]
Recipients were selected by faculty committees

2006 April 07
[Professor Kevin McCardle Receives Anne C. Rosenfield Distinguished Community Partnership Prize]
Prof. McCardle urges others in operation research and management science to do pro bono work

2006 January 30
[William Pierskalla Receives 2005 INFORMS President's Award]
Cited for outstanding contributions to health care delivery

2005 June 30
[Art Geoffrion Receives Honorary Doctorate from RWTH Aachen University]
Honored for Contributions to Operations Research

2004 July 19
[Ariella Herman: Making A Difference In Children’s Health Care]
Research Shows Medicaid Costs Can Be Significantly Reduced By Training Parents

2004 January 16
[Karmarkar Receives Award]
Karmarkar Receives Distinguished Service Award

2003 September 02
[UCLA and National University of Singapore (NUS) Launch Executive MBA Program]
The Anderson School Teams Up with NUS Business School to Offer Unique Management Education Experience to Students

2003 July 14
[Professor Uday Karmarkar Receives MSOM 2003 Distinguished Service Award]
Given by the Manufacturing and Service Operations Management Society of INFORMS

2003 June 05
[UCLA Grants Tenure to Charles Corbett of The Anderson School]
Decisions, Operations and Technology Management Faculty Member Specializes in Environmental Issues

2003 January 09
[Three Anderson School Faculty Receive Prestigious INFORMS Fellows Honor]
Professors Arthur Geoffrion, Donald Morrison and William Pierskalla Receive Honor

2002 October 30
[Scholar From The UCLA Anderson Awarded Harold Larnder Prize]
Professor Arthur Geoffrion Wins Prestigious Award for International Distinction in Operational Research

2002 August 09
[UCLA Anderson Appoints New Chair and Vice Chair]
These Key Faculty Members Will Direct Academic Operations