The National Academies of Sciences – Gulf Research Program (NAS – GRP)
DWH Project Funding
Known Leveraged Funding
Funding Source: BP and Transocean
Controlling Document: Guilty Plea Agreement between BP and U.S. Department of Justice, Guilty Plea Agreement between Transocean and U.S. Department of Justice
Year Awarded: 2016
Dr. Pazour is an assistant professor of industrial and systems engineering at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. She holds three degrees in industrial engineering: a B.S. from South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, and a M.S. and Ph.D. from the University of Arkansas. She is an active member of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences and the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers, and she serves on the board of directors for the Warehousing Education and Research Council. Dr. Pazouris research explores how to make decisions in logistics and resource-sharing systems. She develops mathematical models and solution algorithms of complex systems as a way of understanding and quantifying trade-offs with operational and design decisions.