Kathleen King

  • Program Years: 2008-2012
  • Academic Institution: Cornell University
  • Field of Study: Operations Research
  • Academic Advisor: John Muckstadt
  • Practicum(s):
    Argonne National Laboratory (2009)
  • Degree(s):
    Ph.D. Operations Research, Cornell University, 2012
    M.S. Operations Research, Cornell University, 2009
    B.S.E. Engineering, Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering, 2006

Current Status

  • Status: Science Manager and Principal Scientist, Infor Nexus
  • Research Area: Operations Research


King, Kathleen A. and John A. Muckstadt. "Planning Model for Public Health Emergency Response Logistics." Proceedings of the INFORMS Workshop on Data Mining and Health Informatics. 2011.

Hupert, Nathaniel, Wei Xiong, Kathleen King, Michelle Castorena, Caitlin Hawkins, Cindie Wu, and John A. Muckstadt. "Uncertainty and Operational Considerations in Mass Prophylaxis Workforce Planning." Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. 2009;3:S121-131S.

Chan, Edward W., Carol E. Fan, Matthew W. Lewis, Kathleen King, Paul Dreyer, and Christopher Nelson. "The RSS-POD Supply Chain Management Game: An Exercise for Improving the Inventory Management and Distribution of Medical Countermeasures." RAND Working Paper. September 2009.

King, Kathleen and Jack Muckstadt. "Evaluating Planned Capacities for Public Health Emergency Supply Chain Models." Cornell University Technical Report No. 1475, September 2009.


Cornell Graduate Fellowship 2006-2007. Full tuition and $25,000 9 month stipend.

Shum Award, 2006-2008. 2 year supplementary fellowship given by Cornell University.

Franklin W. Olin Scholarship, 2001-2006. Full tuition and housing scholarship valued at $150,000.