University of Kurdistan, Master of Science in Industrial Engineering, 2014
University of Tabriz, Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering, 2011
Shima Azizi is a PhD student in the Foisie Business School at WPI, concentrating in Operations. Her research interests are in using mathematical optimization to solve practical problems in humanitarian operations, sustainability and healthcare. She is currently involved in alleviating challenges within the United States foster care system, as well as the emergency department. She is also working on theoretical and algorithmic advancements of new methods for solving broad classes of linear and nonlinear integer optimization problems.