Jennifer A Pazour, Ph.D. is an assistant professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Previously, Jen served on the faculty of Industrial Engineering and Management Systems at the University of Central Florida. Jen holds three degrees in Industrial Engineering (a B.S. from South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, as well as a M.S. and Ph.D. from the University of Arkansas). Her research interests involve developing and using analytical models to guide decision making in to address supply chain and logistic challenges. Her research, focusing on military logistics, distribution and transportation systems, healthcare logistics, and peer-to-peer resource sharing systems, has been published in a number of leading journals. Her research has been funded through a National Academies of Science Gulf Research Program Early-Career Fellowship, a Young Investigator Award from the Office of Naval Research (2013), a Doctoral Dissertation Enhancement Project from the National Science Foundation (2010), and national fellowships from Tau Beta Pi (2006), the Institute of Industrial Engineers (2005, 2007, 2009), and the Material Handling Education Foundation (2007 – 2010).
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