Cindy Giselle Azuero Pedraza

Cindy Azuero is a PhD candidate at the H. Milton School of Industrial and Systems Engineering in the Economic Decision Analysis track with a minor in Environmental Economics. She is a recipient of the Wally George Fellowship, the H. Milton Stewart Fellowship, the Fulbright fellowship and the 2022 YSSP Fellowship Grant from The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.

Her research interests are in applications of economic and engineering tools including optimization, economic modeling and simulation to environmental problems, which include biodiversity conservation, forests and climate change. Current research projects include incorporating biodiversity impacts into forest management and land use change decision making.