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Dr. Omar Ashour

Dr. Omar Ashour is an Associate Professor of Industrial Engineering at Penn State University, The Behrend College. He joined Penn State Erie in Fall 2013. He has previously held a post-doctoral appointment at Penn State University, University Park. Dr. Ashour received the B.S. degree in Industrial Engineering/Manufacturing Engineering and the M.S. degree in Industrial Engineering from Jordan University of Science and Technology (JUST) in 2005 and 2007, respectively. He received his M.Eng. degree in Industrial Engineering/Human Factors and Ergonomics and the Ph.D. degree in Industrial Engineering and Operations Research from The Pennsylvania State University (PSU) in 2010 and 2012, respectively. Dr. Ashour was the inaugural recipient of William and Wendy Korb Early Career Professorship in Industrial Engineering in 2016.

Dr. Ashour is the director of the Data-Driven Decisions (3D) Lab at Penn State Behrend.

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