Assistant Professor of Management Science and Operations
PhD (Berkeley), BSc (University of Sydney)
Dr Gah-Yi Vahn’s research is in Big Data analytics, specifically decision-making with complex, high-dimensional and/or highly uncertain data. Her research advances both optimisation theory and its applications to a variety of decision-making problems that arise in operations management and finance.
Dr Vahn has a broad academic background in the mathematical sciences, with a PhD in Operations Research, an MA in Statistics and an MSc in Industrial Engineering & Operations Research from the University of California, Berkeley, and having majored in physics and mathematics at the University of Sydney, where she graduated from with 1st Class Honours and the University Medal. She has also worked as a quantitative associate for Credit Suisse New York.