Decision Sciences

Theresa Roeder, Ph.D.

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Theresa Roeder joined the department of Decision Sciences in 2005, after receiving her Ph.D. from UC Berkeley in 2004.

Her research is primarily in the field of discrete-event computer simulation, where she has worked extensively with the semiconductor industry. There, the focus is on investigating alternate approaches to simulation that would reduce the run times and/or development times.

Role: 
Faculty
Department: 
Position: 
Professor
Office: 
BUS 203C
Phone: 
(415) 338-1819
Office Hours: 
Spring 2018: W 2:00pm-4:00pm, TH 2:00pm-3:30pm, 6:30pm-7:00pm; By Appointment
Advising Duties & Hours: 
Faculty Advisor
Terminal Degree: 
Ph.D.
Education: 
  • Ph.D. (2004), University of California, Berkeley
Research Interests: 
  • Discrete-event simulation
  • Modeling heuristics for simulation with limited information
  • Simulating large-scale highly-congested systems
Honors and Awards: 
  • Intel Distinguished Service Award
  • President's Fellowship

Julia Miyaoka, Ph.D.

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Julia Miyaoka is a professor in the Decision Sciences department at San Francisco State University. She completed her Ph.D. in the management science and engineering department at Stanford in 2003. Her research interests are in the area of supply chain management and she teaches operations management at SF State. Prior to her Ph.D., she worked in manufacturing/industrial engineering positions at Applied Imaging, Baxter International, and Raychem Corporation. Julia received a B.S. degree in industrial engineering from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo and an M.S.

Role: 
Faculty
Department: 
Position: 
Professor
Office: 
BUS 205B
Phone: 
(415) 338-7022
Office Hours: 
Spring 2018: TBA
Advising Duties & Hours: 
Faculty Advisor
Terminal Degree: 
Ph.D.
Education: 
  • B.S. in Industrial Engineer (1988), Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo
  • M.S. in Manufacturing Systems Engineering, Stanford University
  • Ph.D. (2003), Stanford University
Research Interests: 
  • Supply Chain Management
Honors and Awards: 
  • National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship (2000-2003)
  • Future Professors of Manufacturing Fellowship (1998-2003)
  • Graduated Summa Cum Laude, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo (1988)
  • Summer Stipend Award, SFSU