Musa Caglar

Visiting Assistant Professor

Office GW2-402K
Phone (504) 247 11 79
Email mcaglar@tulane.edu

Biography

Musa Caglar received his Ph.D. in industrial engineering at Middle East Technical University. Prior to teaching at Tulane University, he was a visiting research scientist at data mining and management lab at the State University of New York–Albany. He has 10 years of experience in R&D and technology management in public sector in Turkey. His current research interests include mathematical optimization under uncertainty, fairness in resource allocation problems and application of business analytics methods to solve real-world problems.

Expertise: Mathematical optimization, data analytics with actionable business insights, R&D portfolio management, strategy development, and business process re-engineering.

Courses

Intro to Business Analytics

Research

Caglar, M. and Gurel, S., Public R&D Project Portfolio Selection Problem with Cancellations, OR Spectrum, Volume 39, Issue 3, pp 659 - 687, 2017

Education & Affiliations

Ph.D. in industrial engineering at Middle East Technical University (METU)

M.S. in industrial engineering at Middle East Technical University (METU)

B.S. in industrial engineering at Istanbul Technical University (ITU)