I am Professor of Operations Research and Statistics that I held in the School of Business at Istanbul University in 2013. I have held some managerial positions. I am also Former and Founding Dean of Faculty of Transportation and Logistics at Istanbul University. As Director of School of Transportation and Logistics, Istanbul University, I did lead and manage the process of transforming the School to -an internationally accredited- Faculty of Transportation and Logistics at Istanbul University in 2015 as the first and only logistics faculty in Turkey. I am also Former Vice Dean of School of Business at Istanbul University in which I have actively involved in receiving AACSB accreditation to be the first and only state university accredited by AACSB in Turkey.
My current research focuses on mathematical/statistical modeling, business analytics, data science, mathematical medicine, biostatistics, stochastic models, artificial intelligience and Internet of things.
My work is also concerned with paradigms of open source and open access in delivering scientific information as the Editor and founder of some international leading journals.
My recent coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) works are available at
- Developing Optimal Policies to Fight Pandemics and COVID-19 Combat in the United States , published on 28 April 2020.
- The DNA of Fighting Pandemics: Cloned Against Coronavirus, published on 17 May 2020.
- Primus inter pares: A Comparison and Ranking of COVID-19 Vaccines, published on 16 October 2021.