Krista Foster

Doctoral Candidate in Business Analytics and Operations


Curriculum Vitae: 


PhD in Business Analytics and Operations, University of Pittsburgh (2019, expected)

MS in Statistics, The Pennsylvania State University, 2011

BS in Mathematics, BA in Economics, Youngstown State University, 2009

Research Interests

Areas: Healthcare Analytics, Business Analytics, Supply Chain Management

Methodologies: Statistics, Stocastic Modeling, Game Theory, Optimization

Industry Experience

Bechtel Marine Propulsion Corporation, Bettis Atomic Power Laboratory, Statistician (2012-2014)

Awards and Honors

University of Pittsburgh’s Center for Healthcare Management Doctoral Student Award (2016)

Bechtel Marine Propulsion Corporation Achievement Award (2014)

Leslie H. Cochran University Scholar Award (2005 – 2009)

B.J. Yozwiak Mathematics Award (2009)

COMAP Mathematical Contest in Modeling: Meritorious (2009)