Dr Davood Shiri

BSc, MSc, PhD

Management School

Lecturer in Operations Management and Decision Sciences

+44 114 222 3358

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Dr Davood Shiri
Management School
Sheffield University Management School
Conduit Road
S10 1FL

Dr Davood Shiri is a Lecturer in Operations Management and Decision Sciences at Sheffield University Management School, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom.

His research focuses mainly on online and stochastic optimization, large-scale optimization, graph and network models, healthcare and humanitarian logistics and combinatorial optimization. He is the author of many scientific papers published in peer-reviewed journals in Operations Research.

Davood gained his BSc and MSc in Industrial Engineering at Sharif University of Technology. He holds a PhD in Industrial Engineering and Operations Management from Koc University.

Prior to joining Sheffield University Management School, Davood has worked as an Assistant Professor at Medipol University, as well as Bilgi University. He has also worked as a postdoctoral research fellow at Koc University.

Research interests
  • Online and stochastic optimization
  • Large-scale optimization
  • Graph and network models
  • Healthcare and humanitarian logistics
  • Combinatorial optimization

Journal articles


Research group

Operations Management and Decision Sciences

Teaching activities

Davood is currently delivering the following modules at Sheffield University Management School:

  • MGT3010: Applications of Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • MGT137: Analysis for Decision Making
PhD Supervision

Davood is ambitious about supervising passionate and hardworking PhD students in the fields of:

  • Logistics and supply chain management
  • Network optimization
  • Online optimization
  • Healthcare optimization
  • Discrete optimization

For further information on PhD open projects, please email Davood with your CV.