Faculty & Research

Juan Pablo Vielma

  • Richard S. Leghorn (1939) Career Development Professor
  • Assistant Professor of Operations Research and Statistics

Juan Pablo Vielma is the Richard S. Leghorn (1939) Career Development Professor and an Assistant Professor in Operations Research and Statistics at the MIT Sloan School of Management.

Previously, he was an Assistant Professor in the department of industrial engineering at the University of Pittsburgh and was the 2009 Herman Goldstine Postdoctoral Fellow at the IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center.

His research interests include theory and technology for linear, non-linear, and stochastic mixed integer programming, and optimization models in sustainable natural resource management and environmental protection.

Vielma holds a BS and a Mathematical Engineering Professional Degree in mathematical engineering from the University of Chile, and a PhD in industrial engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology.