Dr. Dua Weraikat

Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
Email: dxwcad@rit.edu

Education:

PhD, Industrial Engineering, Concordia University, Canada, 2015

MSc, Industrial Engineering – Manufacturing, University of Jordan, Jordan, 2009

BSc, Industrial Engineering - Management, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan, 2004

Profile:

Dr. Dua Weraikat earned her PhD in Industrial Engineering from Concordia University- Canada in 2016.  She worked as a Postdoctoral Fellow with Forest E-business Research Consortium, FOR@C, at University Laval-Canada where she was involved in research projects that aimed to improve the auctioning systems applied by Québec government for the Forest Industry.

Before moving to Canada, Dr. Dua Weraikat earned her Master’s degree in Manufacturing-Industrial Engineering from University of Jordan.  Her research was focused on grains refinement effect on the fatigue rate for Zamak-5 Alloys.

In August 2016, Dr. Dua Weraikat joined RIT-Dubai as an assistant professor in the Industrial Engineering Department. She is teaching courses for undergraduate and graduate students including Probability and Statistics, Project Management, and Engineering Systems.

Dr. Dua Weraikat is a regular member of CIRRELT (Interuniversity Research Centre on Enterprise Networks, Logistics and Transportation), CORS (Canadian Operations Research Society), and informs (Institute for Operations Research and management Science). Dr. Weraikat research interests lie in Operation Research, Green Supply Chain, Collaboration Mechanisms in Reverse Supply Chain for Perishable Products, and Coordination in Pharmaceutical Supply Chains. She has a number of publications in high-ranked journals in the field of Industrial Engineering.