Feryal is a strong proponent of practice-based research. Through collaborations with Intel Corporation, Cisco, Stanford University Medical Center and others, she has been able to combine her academic interests with firms’ needs to deliver insights for both communities. At Stanford, her research group designed a decision-support system for optimising capital investment decisions for firms in capital-intensive industries in collaboration with Intel Corporation, which was selected as one of the finalists in the 2012 Franz Edelman Award. The Award recognises outstanding examples of innovative operations research that improves organisations; Feryal was also inducted as an Edelman Laureate.
Feryal is an editorial board member of the Production and Operations Management Society and the Manufacturing and Service Operations Management Society.
Feryal Erhun was previously an Instructor in Medicine at Stanford School of Medicine. She was a faculty member in the Management Science and Engineering Department of Stanford University from 2002 until 2013.
Awards & honours
Edelman Laureate, INFORMS, 2012
Finalist, Edelman Award Competition, INFORMS, 2012
Moving Spirit Award for Fora, INFORMS, 2011
Meritorious Service Award, Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, 2010
First Prize, INFORMS Case Competition, 2010
Meritorious Service Award, Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, 2006
CAREER Award, National Science Foundation, 2006
Licensing Research Incentive Award, Stanford Office of Technology, 2003-2004
Gabilan Award, Stanford University, 2002-2003
First Prize, Student Paper Competition, YA/EM, 1995