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Assistant Professor, Computer Information Systems and Business Analytics
Contact Info

Research Interests
  • Operations Research
  • Matching and Allocation Problems
  • Game Theory
  • Information Systems in Economics
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Mechanism Design
Teaching Interests
  • Operations Management
  • Business Analytics
  • Data Analysis for Decision Making
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Managing Business Processes
  • Project Management
  • Ph.D., Operations and Information Management, School of Business, University of Connecticut - 2018
  • M.S., Industrial Engineering, Sharif University of Technology - 2008
  • B.S., Industrial Engineering, Amirkabir University of Technology (Tehran Polytechnic University) - 2006
Positions Held
  • Assistant Professor, Computer Information Systems & Business Analytics, College of Business James Madison University, 2020- present
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Management, Williamson College of Business Administration, Youngstown State University, 2018- 2020
  • Visiting Faculty, Operations and Industrial Engineering, Foisie Business School, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, 2017- 2018
Select Publications

Atef Yekta, Hoda, and Robert Day. 'Optimization-based mechanisms for the course allocation problem.' INFORMS Journal on Computing 32.3 (2020): 641-660.

Wiratchotisatian, P., Atef Yekta, H., and Trapp, A.C., “Stability Representations of Many-to-One Matching Problems: An Integer Optimization Approach.” INFORMS Journal on Computing 34.6 (2022): 3325-3343.

Atef-Yekta, H., Bergman, D., and Day, R., “Balancing stability and efficiency in team formation as a generalized roommate problem.” Naval Research Logistics (NRL) 1.70 (2023): 72-88.

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