Ph. D., Carnegie Mellon University, Operations Management and Manufacturing, 2010
M.S., Carnegie Mellon University, Industrial Administration, 2006
B.S., Bilkent Üniversitesi, Industrial Engineering, 2004
Dr. Civelek’s areas of expertise are manufacturing and service operations management, queueing theory, simulation, revenue management, supply chain management, and business analytics. He applies analytics and various technical tools to examine decision-making by individuals and organizations in problems motivated by various industry applications. Before his employment at WKU, Dr. Civelek was a Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Industrial Engineering and Management Sciences at Northwestern University and taught Operations Research, Statistics and Discrete-Event Systems Simulation. His research has been published in a number of journals including European Journal of Operational Research, International Journal of Manufacturing Technology and Management, International Journal of Revenue Management, Annals of Management Science, and International Journal of Electronic Commerce.