Faculty Profile

Sam Heshmati Ph.D.

Lecturer in Business Analytics

Sam Heshmati is a Lecturer in Business Analytics at the department of Marketing and Supply Chain. Sam received his PhD in Engineering and Industrial Management from University of Porto, Portugal. He spent two years as a visiting researcher at University of Leuven (KU Leuven), in Belgium. Prior to joining the Gatton College, he was a post-doctoral research fellow at Lindner College of Business, University of Cincinnati. Sam also spent 2 years in a start-up company as operations research and data scientist.

Sam’s research mainly focuses on sustainable and integrated decision making in e-commerce logistics and transportation.

Contact Information

Department: Marketing and Supply Chain
Phone: (859) 562-2623
Email: SHE240@uky.edu
Office: 445A


PhD, University of Porto, 2020
MBA, Semnan University, 2011

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