Doctoral Student Photos

Dr. Jim Leonhardt- 2013 Dissertation Defense,
2013-15            Assistant Professor of Marketing, New Mexico State
2016-                Assistant Professor, University of Nevada, Reno

Ms. Candice Huynh- 2013 Advancement to Candidacy
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Candice Huynh 2013 Advancement

Candice Huynh 2013 Advancement

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Final defense May 2014    Students; Robin and Candice

Dr. Candice Huynh,  Assistant Professor, Cal Poly Pomona, Fall 2014

Prof. Shuya Yin, Prof. John Turner, Dr. Huynh, Prof. Robin Keller, Prof. Rick So

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2014 Graduates Dr. Candice Huynh (Cal Poly Pomona) and Dr. Yuhong He
(Clemson Assistant Professor, then at CSU Fullerton)

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Ms. Jiaru Bai- enrolled 2012

 

Dr. Jiaru Bai– Operations and Decision Technologies (at PhD Welcome lunch)

Final defense May 2017

Assistant Professor, SUNY Binghamton, Fall 2017, Wake Forest, Jan. 2019

Photo 1: Prof. Shuya Yin (co-chair), Dr. Jiaru Bai, Prof. Robin Keller (co-chair), Prof. Kut “Rick” So (committee member)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photo 2: ODT Prof. John Turner, Shuya Yin (co-chair), Dr. Jiaru Bai, Robin Keller (co-chair), Kut “Rick” So (committee member)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photo 3: ODT faculty and doctoral students

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jiaru Bai with her advancement to candidacy committee

Jiaru Bai advancement to candidacy 6-25-2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ali Esmaeeli is an Operations & Decision Technologies doctoral student in the Merage School. He joined UCI in 2014, having completed a Masters in Information Technology Engineering-Electronic Commerce from Amirkabir University of Technology – Tehran Polytechnic in 2010. His research interests are in data-driven decision making and analyzing patterns of stop-smoking tweets.

ODT doctoral students with Dr. Jiaru Bai at her final defense:
Yuiwei Wang, Ali Esmaeeli, Jiaru Bai, Vahid Nourbakhsh

 

 

 

 

 

 

Alex Robinson is an Operations & Decision Technologies doctoral student in the Merage School. He joined UCI in 2017. (second from left)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Yitong Wang – 2011 Dissertation Defense
Assistant Professor until 6-2013, Tsinghua University, Beijing, Industrial Engineering;
currently Senior Lecturer (i.e., associate professor), Marketing, University Technology Sydney [click here]

Yitong Wang and family

Yitong Wang and family

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Prof. Jay Simon– 2009 graduation, took assistant professor position at Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, then to American University Fall 2015, now Associate Professor

 

 

Jay Simon at 2008 UCI Merage PhD Research Fest

Jay Simon at 2008 UCI Merage PhD Research Fest

Liangyan Wang and Tianjun Feng with Paul Merage- Graduation 2008

Shanghai Jiaotong Prof. Liangyan Wang and Fudan Prof. Tianjun Feng with UCI Merage School Benefactor Paul Merage- At Their Graduation in 2008

Dr. Tianjun Feng – 2008 Dissertation Defense, now Associate Professor, Fudan University, Shanghai [click here]

Tianjun Feng Defense of UCI Dissertation May 2008 001

Dr. Kevin Shang’s dissertation defense, now Associate Prof. Fuqua School, Duke [click here]

Kevin Shang- Rick So- Jeannette Song- Robin Keller- Xiaona Zheng

Kevin Shang– Rick So- Jeannette Song- Robin Keller- Xiaona Zheng (now Associate Prof. at Beijing U.)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Professor Jeff Guyse, Cal Poly Pomona

Jeff Guyse

Wen-qiang "Wayne" Bian and his family

Dr. Wen-qiang “Wayne” Bian and his family

Stu Eriksen at 2012 Alumni Panel

Dr. Stu Eriksen at 2012 Alumni Panel