Zahra Mobini

George Family Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow


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  • Ph.D. Management Science - Operations Management (2022), University of Texas at Dallas


  • Healthcare Operations
  • Health Analytics
  • Empirical Analysis
  • Practice-Focused Research


Zahra Mobini received her Ph.D. degree from the Department of Operations Management of the Naveen Jindal School of Management at the University of Texas-Dallas. Her research interests revolve around the design and analysis of human-centric solutions to operations management problems, with a focus on healthcare operations. She is currently working on problems encompassing both sides of the human-technology frontier in clinical settings. Using empirical and analytical methods, her research aims to improve quality of care by leveraging the capabilities of technology while also accounting for the behavior of the caregivers who use it.

Awards and Honors

  • Work in the Age of Intelligent Machines (WAIM) Doctoral Research Fellowship, 2022
  • Runner-up, Informs Decision Analysis Society (DAS) Student Paper Award, 2021
  • Winner, POMS College of Healthcare Operations Management (CHOM) Best Paper Award, 2021