Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Ki-Hwan Bae

Meet Dr. Ki-Hwan Bae

Degrees and Experience
  • Ph.D., Industrial and Systems Engineering (Virginia Tech)
  • M.S., Industrial Engineering (Purdue University)
  • B.S., Industrial and System Engineering (Yonsei University)
Biography and Professional Achievements

After serving in the U.S. Army during his college years, CCU's Associate Professor Dr. Ki-Hwan Bae developed an early interest in improving systems in logistics and transportation. He went on to pursue a master's degree in Industrial Engineering from Purdue University and received a Ph.D. in Industrial and Systems Engineering from Virginia Tech.

With specializations in computer simulation and mathematical optimization, as well as data analytics, Bae brings expertise from field experience in healthcare, logistics, transportation, and military, with many of his projects supported by federal and state grants. Bae is now excited to use his valuable years of experience working in both industry and academia to make a positive impact on the development and growth of the engineering program at CCU.