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Personal

Name
Dr Kai Helge Becker
Discipline *
Applied Mathematics, Business and Management
Phone
+61 7 3138 4792
Fax
+61 7 3138 2310
Email
Location
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Qualifications

PhD (London School of Economics & Political Science)

Professional memberships
and associations
  • Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS)
  • The Operational Research Society
  • Australian Society for Operations Research (ASOR)
  • European Group for Organizational Studies (EGOS)
  • Academy of Management (AOM)
Keywords

Operations Research, Mathematical Programming, Graphs and Networks, Combinatorial Optimization, Decision Analysis, Behavioural OR, Rationality and decision-making in organisations, Operations Research in an organizational context, Organisation Theory and Social Theory

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Biography

Education

  • PhD in Operations Research, London School of Economics and Political Science, UK (2010)
  • M.A. in Sociology (Integrated BA/MA degree), University of Hamburg, Germany (2006)
  • Diplom in Mathematics & Management (Integrated BSc/MSc degree), University of Hamburg, Germany (1998)

Positions held

  • 2011-2016: Lecturer in Decision Science, Queensland University of Technology
  • 2008-2010: LSE Fellow (Lectureship), London School of Economics and Political Science, UK
  • 2002-2005: Operations Research consultant with British Petroleum
  • 1998-2002: Lecturer in Management, University of Hamburg, Germany
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Teaching

Queensland University of Technology

  • MXB232 Operations Research 1 (Semester 2, 2015)
  • MAB525 Operations Research 3A (Semester 1, 2015)
  • MAB210 Probability and Stochastic Modelling (Semester 1, 2015, UC)
  • MAB623 Financial Mathematics (Semester 2, 2014, UC)
  • MAB525 Operations Research 3A (Semester 1, 2014)
  • MAB210 Probability and Stochastic Modelling (Semester 1, 2014, UC)
  • MAB778 Applications of Discrete Mathematics (Semester 2, 2013)
  • MAB210 Probability and Stochastic Modelling (Semester 1, 2013)
  • MAB525 Operations Research 3A (Semester 1, 2013)
  • MAB210 Probability and Stochastic Modelling (Semester 1, 2012)
  • MAB525 Operations Research 3A (Semester 1, 2012)
  • MAB210 Probability and Stochastic Modelling (Semester 2, 2011)
  • MAB122 Linear Algebra and Multivariate Calculus (Semester 1, 2011)

London School of Economics and Political Science

  • OR401 Techniques of Operational Research (Lent Term 2010)
  • OR428 Model Building in Mathematical Programming (Michelmas Term 2009)
  • OR428 Model Building in Mathematical Programming (Michelmas Term 2008)
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Experience

Current research project supervision

  • Optimal adaptive management of invasive species under scarce data (PhD project in collaboration with CSIRO)

Previous research project supervision

This information has been contributed by Dr Kai Helge Becker.