Amr Farahat, assistant professor of operations management, was honored as the recipient of the 2009 Core Faculty Teaching Award. Farahat's teaching interests are in quantitative modeling, operations management, dynamic pricing, and statistics. He specializes in building decision models that help yield insight into management problems and in applying optimization methods to solve them. His current research focuses on pricing and supply chain competition.
Established in 2008 by MBA students who wanted to recognize the contributions of faculty teaching in the core MBA curriculum, the Core Award honors teaching excellence for the professor who best fosters learning through lecture, discussion, and course work.
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