Naghizadeh joins ISE operations research faculty

Posted: September 10, 2019

Parinaz Naghizadeh has joined the Department of Integrated Systems Engineering as an Assistant Professor in the area of Operations Research. 

Parinaz received her PhD degree in electrical engineering from the University of Michigan in 2016. She received her MSc in electrical engineering with a minor in microeconomics, and a MSc in mathematics, both from the University of Michigan, in 2013 and 2014, respectively, and her Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from Sharif University of Technology, Iran, in 2010. 

Prior to joining the ISE department, Parinaz was a postdoctoral researcher at Purdue University and Princeton University Edge Lab from 2017 to 2019, and a postdoctoral research fellow at the University of Michigan from 2016 to 2017.  

Dr Naghizadeh's research interests are in network economics, game theory, learning theory, reinforcement learning, and data analytics. Her work analyzes the role of information and incentives in distributed learning and decision making in network environments. She develops both theoretical and data-driven methods for studying these problems. Her research has applications in areas such as cyber security, edge computing, and autonomous mobility. 

Category: Faculty