INFORMS Members in the News

Patrick Harker, Former OR EIC, Is New President of Philly Fed.

Congratulations to Patrick Harker, former editor-in-chief of Operations Research, who has been named the new president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia. Harker has been the president of the University of Delaware since 2007 and will take up his new post this summer. Read more here.  

Casey Lichtendahl Wins Outstanding Case Teacher Competition

Congratulations to Casey Lichtendahl of the University of Virginia Darden School of Business, who won the school's 2015 Outstanding Case Teacher competition. A colleague wrote, "Casey challenges students and leads them to new frontiers and new knowledge. His cases inspire students to learn...his unique personality and teaching style bring classes to life. Casey expects a lot of students but in return gives everything he has and they immensely appreciate it." Read more here.