Dr Merve Keskin

Management School

Lecturer in Operations Management and Decision Sciences

Merve Keskin wearing a black top and a grey checked jacket.
M.Keskin@sheffield.ac.uk
+44 114 222 2338

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Dr Merve Keskin
Management School
B066
Sheffield University Management School
Conduit Road
Sheffield
S10 1FL
Profile

Merve is a Lecturer in Operations Management and Decision Sciences at Sheffield University Management School.

Before joining the University of Sheffield, she worked as a Senior Research Associate at Lancaster University Management School. She worked for the research project OR-MASTER, in the research group Centre for Transport and Logistics (CENTRAL), addressing the problem of allocating scarce resources at congested airports and developing solution methodologies, especially to solve real-world instances.

Prior to joining Lancaster University, she worked as a Knowledge Transfer Partnership Associate at Warwick Business School, in collaboration with a waste collection company. The aim of the project was reducing the transportation costs of the company and developing a Decision Support System.

Her research interests are modelling optimisation problems, especially related to logistics operations and applying operational research methodologies to solve them.

Qualifications

PhD and MSc in Industrial Engineering, Sabanci University

BSc in Industrial Engineering, Istanbul Technical University

Research interests

My research interests are modelling optimisation problems, especially in the field of transportation and logistics, and applying operational research methodologies to solve them. I have worked on planning the activities of electric vehicles in urban transportation and I am keen to continue exploring new research areas related to increasing the use of electric vehicles in the transportation sector.

Publications

Journal articles

Conference proceedings papers

Research group

Operations Management and Decision Sciences

Teaching activities

I am currently involved in the teaching of:

  • MGT138: Analysis for Decision Making B
  • MGT6155: Supply Networks Management
Professional activities

Editorial Advisory Board Member of Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review