Faculty Profile

Faculty Profile

Dr. Jomon A. Paul

Associate Professor
Director of Research
Economics, Finance & Quantitative Analysis
  • Ph.D. - University at Buffalo
  • M.S. - University at Buffalo
  • B.E. - MS University at Baroda
jpaul17@kennesaw.edu
470-578-6086
Burruss Building 318

Certifications
  • American Society of Quality Certified Six Sigma Black Belt
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Research Interest
  • Methodologies: Simulation Modeling, Statistical Modeling, Mixed Integer Programming, Stochastic Programming, Large Scale Optimization and Lean Six Sigma
  • Application Domains: Disaster Planning, Healthcare, Transportation and Pedagogy
Teaching Areas
  • Operations Research
  • Statistics
  • Simulation Modeling and Analysis
  • Decision Analysis
Publications
  • Paul, J. A., MacDonald, L (2016). Location and Capacity Allocation Decisions to Mitigate The Impacts of Unexpected Disasters. European Journal of Operational Research, 251(1): 252-263.
  • Paul, J. A., Wang, X. (2015). Robust optimization for United States Department of Agriculture food aid bid allocations. Transportation Research Part E, 82, 129-146.
  • Bagchi, A., Paul, J. A. (2014). Optimal Allocation of Resources in Airport Security: Profiling vs. Screening. Operations Research, 62(2), 219-233.
  • Paul, J. A., Leo, M. (2014). Models Using the Benefits of Cross Training Policies to Tackle Nurse Shortage Crisis. International Journal of Production Economics, 150, 83-95
  • Paul, J. A., Macdonald, L. (2013). Determination of number of dedicated ORs and supporting pricing mechanisms for emergent surgeries. Journal of the Operational Research Society, 64, 912-924.
Presentations
  • Paul, J. A., Cochran, J. Annual Meeting of the Decision Sciences Institute, Impact of Online Social Networking on Critical Thinking, Austin, TX (November 2016).
  • Paul, J. A., Wang, X. Annual Meeting of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences, Time-variant Adaptive Robust Optimization for Hurricane Preparedness, 2016 Nashville, TN (November 2016).
  • Quosigk, B., Paul, J. A., MacDonald, L. American Accounting Association Annual Meeting and Conference on Teaching and Learning in Accounting, An Evaluation of Not-For-Profit Hospital Performance, New York, NY (August 2016).
  • Ni, H., Paul, J. A., Bagchi, A. Annual Meeting of the Midwest Economics Association, The Effect of the Certificate of Need Law on Inpatient Occupancy Rates, Evanston, Illinois (April 2016).
  • Bagchi, A., Paul, J., Second Conference on Validating Models of Adversary Behaviors, Buffalo/Niagara Falls, NY (August 2-5, 2015).
Awards and Honors
  • 2016 KSU Outstanding Research and Creative Activity Award - Business and Industry Applications
  • 2016 Distinguished Undergraduate Teaching Award
  • 2015 Prize for Best Publication Optimal Allocation of Resources in Airport Security: Profiling vs. Screening Operations Research, Vol. 62, Issue 2 (March) 2014, pp. 219-233.
  • 2014 Finalist, Kennesaw State University Foundation Distinguished Research and Creative Activity Award
  • 2014 Coles College of Business T.P. Hall Outstanding Service Award
  • 2013 Certificate of Excellence in Reviewing, Socio-Economic Planning Sciences