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Leila Hajibabai
Associate Editor
Dr. Leila Hajibabai is an Assistant Professor in the Edward P. FittsDepartment of Industrial and Systems Engineering at North Carolina State University. She was an assistant professor in the Department of Civil Engineering at the State University of New York at Stony Brook (2017- 2019). Prior to that, she was a faculty at Washington State University. Dr. Hajibabai has completed her Ph.D. in Civil Engineering, Transportation Systems, at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2014 and has received two M.Sc. degrees, one in Industrial Engineering (2013) and the other in Civil Engineering (2006). Her research interests are in the areas of systems analytics and optimization, and supply chain logistics. Her research utilizes operations research to improve the design, performance, and maintenance of complex transportation systems. Dr. Hajibabai is a member of INFORMS, and TRBs standing committee on Maintenance and Fleet Equipment. She is also a member of the Emerging Technologies subcommittee of TRBs Transportation Network Modeling standing committee. She is a chair of the TRB's Young Members subcommittee of Highway Maintenance Section.
Research Interests
1. Smart and Resilient City Logistics: Automation and Electric Mobility 2. Large-scale Transportation Network Optimization 3. Transportation Facility Logistics and Operations Management 4. Operations Research