Robert Saltzman, Ph.D.

Role: 
Faculty
Department: 
Decision Sciences
Position: 
Professor
Office: 
BUS 205C/DTC 597
Phone: 
(415) 338-1232
Office Hours: 
TTH 12:45pm-2:30pm (BUS 205C); TH 5:45pm-6:30pm (DTC)
Biography: 

Robert Saltzman teaches courses in operations management, quality management, simulation, and statistics in the College of Business at San Francisco State University.

He earned his Ph.D. in operations research at Stanford University (1989), and holds a bachelor's degree in applied mathematics from Brown University (1981). His research interests are in applied optimization and animated simulation modeling.

Education: 
  • B.S. in Applied Mathematics (1981), Brown University
  • Ph.D. in Operations Research (1989), Stanford University
Research Interests: 
  • Animated Discrete
  • Event Simulation Modeling
  • Applied Optimization Modeling
Honors and Awards: 
  • Best Paper in College of Business Working Paper Series, 1999-2000 (May 2000)
  • Excellence in Teaching Award, 1996-97, College of Business (Nov. 1997)
  • Excellence in Teaching Award, 1992-93, School of Business (Nov. 1993)
Professional Associations: 
  • INFORMS: Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences