Teaching

I held the position of Director of Postgraduate Taught (PGT) Programmes between 2010 - 2017. During that period I led on the creation and development of new MSc programmes in:

  • MSc in Operational Research and Applied Statistics

  • MSc in Operational Research, Applied Statistics and Financial Risk

  • MSc in Data Science and Analytics

Our first MSc cohort (2010/11)

Current teaching duties/involvement:

MAT009: Healthcare Modelling

MAT021: Foundations of OR and Analytics

MAT031: Further OR


To-date I've supervised to successful completion 17 PhD students.

Currently I am supervising:

  • Emma Aspland (Smart Simulation and Modelling of Complex Cancer Systems, with Velindre Cancer Centre)

  • Michalis Panayides (Workforce Behaviours in Healthcare Queueing Systems: Mathematical Modelling informed by Ethnographic Methods, with Prof Davina Allen and The Healthcare Improvement Studies)

  • John Threfall (Improving Usability and Acceptability of Mobile Health Applications for Congestive Heart Failure Patients through Machine Learning and Mathematical Programming, with Aneurin Bevan UHB)

  • Emily Williams (Mathematical Modelling to Support the Redesign of the Welsh Blood Service Supply Chain System, with Welsh Blood Service)

  • Elizabeth Williams (Whole-systems Simulation Modelling to Support Clinical Futures, with Aneurin Bevan UHB)


Teaching resources for ESI XXXI (EURO Summer Workshop)