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IE Faculty Spotlight

IE Faculty Spotlight

Jeff Kharoufeh

Jeffrey P. Kharoufeh is Professor and Chair of the Department of Industrial Engineering at Clemson University. He specializes in the application of probability and stochastic processes to the modeling, design, performance evaluation and optimal control of stochastic systems.

His research focuses on energy systems, stochastic service systems, reliability theory and maintenance optimization. He earned a Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering and Operations Research from the Pennsylvania State University.

Professor Kharoufeh currently serves as Area Editor for Operations Research Letters, Associate Editor for Operations Research and as a member of the Editorial Board for Probability in the Engineering and Informational Sciences. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE) and a professional member of INFORMS and the Applied Probability Society.