Professor Jay Simon joined the Kogod faculty in 2015. He was previously a faculty member of the Naval Postgraduate School. His research is in decision analysis. His main research focus is multi-attribute preference modeling, particularly involving outcomes which occur over time, space, or groups of people. His current work includes preferences over geographical data, altruistic utility modeling, multi-attribute procurement, and self-sustaining supply chains. He is a member of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) and the Decision Analysis Society (DAS) of INFORMS, and is an associate editor of the journal Decision Analysis.
PhD, Operations and Decision Technologies, University of California, Irvine; MS, Management Science and Engineering, Stanford University; BS, Mathematical and Computational Science, Stanford University