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Pelin Pekgun

Visiting Assistant Professor

Pelin Pekgun

Contact Information

Email: Campus Phone: 404-894-3037
Fax: 404-894-0390
Office Location: Groseclose 0205, Room 419

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Pelin Pekgun is a Visiting Assistant Professor in the H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology. She received B.S. and M.S. degrees in Industrial Engineering from Bogazici University in Istanbul, Turkey in 2000 and 2001, and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Industrial and Systems Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology in 2005 and 2007. Before joining Georgia Tech, she led the operations research team in North America for JDA Software's Revenue Management and Pricing Group with 6 years of industry experience in various projects including retail, passenger travel, hospitality and other leisure industries. Dr. Pekgun's research focuses on applications of operations research and management science in pricing and revenue management, supply chain management, due-date/lead-time quotation, centralized/decentralized decision making, production planning and scheduling, and humanitarian logistics. She served as the Chair of the INFORMS Practitioner Colloquium in 2010 and has been serving as a member of the INFORMS Professional Recognition Committee since 2010.

Honors & Awards

  • Best Paper Award in Scheduling and Logistics, IIE Transactions 2008
  • Honorable Mention, George B. Dantzig Dissertation Award, INFORMS 2008


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