Professor Hassini specializes in data-driven optimization with applications in supply chain management. His current research interests include big data optimization, supply chain analytics, supply chain risk management, sustainability performance measurement and strategic procurement. His research has been funded by several funding agencies including CFI, MRI ORF-RI, NSERC and SSHRC. His research has also been recognized through best paper awards and the faculty researcher of the year award. He teaches supply chain management, procurement operations management and applied optimization. Dr. Hassini’s work has appeared in several refereed journals. He is currently a co-editor in chief of the Information Systems and Operational Research (INFOR) journal. He has chaired the Canadian Operational Research Society Conference and the International Symposium on Supply Chain Management. He is past president of the Canadian Operational Research Society.