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Alejandro Toriello is an associate professor in the Stewart School of Industrial & Systems Engineering at Georgia Tech.
His research interests lie in the theory and application of supply chain management, logistics and transportation, and in related optimization methodologies.
Dr.Toriello received his Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering from Georgia Tech in 2010. Prior to joining ISyE, he served as an assistant professor in the Epstein Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at the University of Southern California.