I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of Management Sciences at the University of Waterloo. My research is in the area of applied operations research. I work on a number of different applications including optimization of processes in healthcare and energy sectors.  I joined the Department of Management Sciences at the University of Waterloo in 2015. I received my Ph.D. from the University of Toronto in the field of Industrial Engineering, specializing in Operations Research.  Before starting my Ph.D., I worked as the head of the Industrial Engineering department at a manufacturing company as well as a Lecturer in Industrial Engineering.