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Dr Caroline Krejci

[Dr Caroline Krejci]

Assistant Professor, Industrial, Manufacturing, and Systems Engineering
Last Updated: September 22, 2021
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Education

Education

    • 2013 PhD in Industrial Engineering
      University of Washington
    • 2004 MS in Industrial Engineering
      Purdue Univ West Lafayette
    • 2001 BS in Industrial Engineering
      Bradley University

Appointments

Appointments

    • Jan 2014 to July 2017 Assistant Professor
      Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering, Iowa State University (Ames, IA, United States)

Memberships

    • Sept 2017 to Present Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers
      Board of Directors, Modeling & Simulation Division
    • Oct 2015 to Present American Society for Engineering Management
    • Aug 2013 to Present The Computational Social Science Society of the Americas

Awards and Honors

    • Sep  2017 Best Paper Nomination sponsored by 2017 Computational Social Science Society of the Americas Annual Conference

Support & Funding

Support & Funding

This data is entered manually by the author of the profile and may duplicate data in the Sponsored Projects section.
    • Sept 2021 to Aug 2026 CAREER: System Design of Crowd Logistics via Participatory Agent-based Modeling sponsored by  -  $532585
      (Funded)
    • Jan 2020 to June 2023 INFEWS/T1: Social and biophysical models to integrate local food systems, climate dynamics, built forms, and environmental impacts in the urban FEWS nexus sponsored by  -  $248404
      Caroline Krejci (Funded)
    • Jan 2020 to Aug 2020 Development of a Simulation and Reinforcement Learning Framework sponsored by  -  $48750
      Caroline Krejci (Funded)
    • Mar 2019 to Feb 2022 Regional Food Transportation for Texas Farmers sponsored by  -  $299311
      (Funded)
    • June 2018 to Aug 2019 Modeling Regional Food Logistics for North Texas Urban Communities sponsored by  -  $12000
      (Funded)

Publications


      2021
      • Book Chapter
        Transition Toward a Circular Economy Through Surplus Food Management
        Challenges and Opportunities of Circular Economy in Agri-Food Sector
        [Mittal, Anuj, Krejci, CarolineC., Lopez, Michi, Kundert, Jake, Oswood, Carter, Grimm, Jason]. 245-260. "Springer". DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-981-16-3791-9_13

      2019
      • Book Chapter
        Inclusive Decision-Making: Applying Human Factors Methods to Capture the Needs and Voices of Marginalized Populations
        Advancing Diversity, Inclusion, and Social Justice Through Human Systems Engineering
        [Stonewall, Jacklin, Dorneich, MichaelC, Shenk, Linda, Krejci, CarolineC, Passe, Ulrike]. 11-30. Boca Raton, FL: "CRC Press".

      In Process
      • Journal Article
        Exploring factors enhancing resilience among marginalized older adults during the COVID-19 pandemic
        [Lee, Kathy, Mitchell, Jaci, Hyun, Kate, Saha, Troyee, Oran-Gibson, Nilufer, Krejci, Caroline]. Journal of Applied Gerontology. Accepted.

      2021
      • Journal Article
        Understanding the Joint Development of Engineering and Leadership Identities
        [Schell, William, Hughes, BryceE., Tallman, Brett, Kwapisz, Monica, Ranch, Shannon, Sybesma, Tessa, Annand, Emma, Bozic, Christy, Kotys-Schwartz, DariaA., Krejci, CarolineC.]. Engineering Management Journal : EMJ.
      • Journal Article
        Entering the Community of Practice: Changes in Engineering Student’s Engineering Identities and Perceptions of the Field
        [Hughes, BryceE., Schell, William, Tallman, Brett, Sybesma, Tessa, Kwapisz, Monika, Annand, Emma, Ranch, Shannon, Krejci, CarolineC., Bozic, Christy, Kotys-Schwartz, DariaA.]. European Journal of Engineering Education.
      • Journal Article
        Iowa UrbanFEWS: Integrating Social and Biophysical Models for Exploration of Urban Food, Energy and Water Systems
        [Thompson, JanR, Ganapathysubramanian, Baskar, Chen, Wei, Dorneich, MichaelC, Gassman, Philip, Krejci, Caroline, Liebman, MatthewZ, Nair, Ajay, Schwab, Nicholas, Stone, Tiffanie, Wang, Yiming, Zhou, Yuyu]. Frontiers in Big Data: Data-driven Climate Sciences.
      • Journal Article
        Crowd-shipping for Urban Food Rescue Logistics
        [Mittal, Anuj, Oran-Gibson, Nilufer, Krejci, CarolineC., Marusak, AmyA.]. International Journal of Physical Distribution and Logistics Management.
      • Journal Article
        Resilient Regional Food Supply Chains and Rethinking the Way Forward: Key Takeaways from the COVID-19 Pandemic
        [Marusak, Amy, Sadeghiamirshahidi, Narjes, Krejci, Caroline, Mittal, Anuj]. Agricultural Systems.

      2020
      • Journal Article
        A Multi-Objective Model for Sustainable Perishable Food Distribution Considering the Impact of Temperature on Vehicle Emissions and Product Shelf Life
        [Gharehyakheh, Amin, Krejci, CarolineC, Cantu, Jaime, Rogers, Jamie]. Sustainability. 12(16), DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/su12166668
      • Journal Article
        Urban Modelling Framework for Climate Resilience in Low-Resource Neighbourhoods
        [Passe, Ulrike, Dorneich, MichaelC, Krejci, CarolineC, Koupaei, DibaMalekpour, Marmur, Breanna, Shenk, Linda, Stonewall, Jacklin, Thompson, Janette, Zhou, Yuyu]. Buildings and Cities. 1(1), 453-474.
        https://journal-buildingscities.org/articles/10.5334/bc.17/

      2019
      • Journal Article
        A Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis for the Public Distribution System of Food Grains in Indian Punjab
        [Grover, AbhayK, Chopra, Shweta, Krejci, Caroline]. Journal of Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis. 27(3-4), 236-251. "Wiley". DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mcda.1698
      • Journal Article
        Analyzing Residential Weatherization Decisions using Hybrid Simulation Modeling
        [Huang, Wanyu, Krejci, Caroline, Passe, Ulrike, Dorneich, MichaelC, Shenk, Linda, Stonewall, Jacklin]. Building Simulation. 12(3), 517-534. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1007/s12273-019-0518-4
      • Journal Article
        Agents of Change – Using Agent-Based Models to Inspire Social Capital Building for Resilient Communities
        [Shenk, Linda, Krejci, Caroline, Passe, Ulrike]. Community Development Journal. 50(2), 256-272. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15575330.2019.1574849

      2018
      2017
      2016
      • Journal Article
        Analysis of Food Hub Commerce and Participation Using Agent-Based Modeling: Integrating Financial and Social Drivers
        [Krejci, Caroline, Stone, RichardT., Dorneich, MichaelC., Gilbert, StephenB.]. Human Factors : the Journal of the Human Factors Society. 58(1), 58-79. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0018720815621173

      2015
      • Journal Article
        Hybrid simulation modeling for humanitarian relief chain coordination
        [Krejci, Caroline]. Journal of Humanitarian Logistics & Supply Chain Management. 5(3), 325-347. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/JHLSCM-07-2015-0033
      • Journal Article
        Impacts of Farmer Coordination Decisions on Food Supply Chain Structure
        [Krejci, Caroline, Beamon, Benita]. Journal of Artificial Societies & Social Simulation. 18(2),

      2013
      2010
      • Journal Article
        Coordination in humanitarian relief chains: Practices, challenges and opportunities
        [Balcik, Burcu, Beamon, BenitaM., Krejci, Caroline, Muramatsu, KyleM., Ramirez, Magaly]. International Journal of Production Economics. 126(1), 22-34. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpe.2009.09.008
      • Journal Article
        Environmentally-conscious supply chain design in support of food security
        [Krejci, Caroline, Beamon, BenitaM]. Operations and Supply Chain Management. 3(1), 14--29.

      In Process
      • Conference Proceeding
        One Step At A Time: Improving The Fidelity Of Geospatial Agent-Based Models Using Empirical Data
        Proceedings of the 2021 Winter Simulation Conference
        [Marusak, AmyA, Mittal, Anuj, Krejci, CarolineC]. Accepted.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Metamorphic Testing for Hybrid Simulation Validation
        Proceedings of the 2021 Annual Simulation Modeling conference, July 19-22, Fairfax, VA, USA
        [Farhan, Mohammed, Krejci, CarolineC., Olsen, Raunak, MS]. Accepted.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Assessing the Potential of Crowd-shipping for Food Rescue Logistics Using Agent-based Modeling
        Proceedings of the 2019 Computational Social Sciences Annual Conference.
        [Mittal, Anuj, Oran Gibson, Nilufer, Krejci, CarolineC]. Accepted.

      2021
      • Conference Proceeding
        Simulation of Production and Inventory Control using the Computer Game Factorio
        Proceedings of the 2021 ASEE Gulf-Southwest Annual Conference Baylor University, Waco, TX
        [Boardman, BonnieS., Krejci, CarolineC.].

      2020
      • Conference Proceeding
        Understanding the Impact of Farmer Autonomy on Transportation Collaboration using Agent-based Modeling
        Proceedings of the 2018 Computational Social Sciences Annual Conference
        [Collins, AndrewJ, Krejci, Caroline].
      • Conference Proceeding
        An Agent-based Model of Surplus Food Rescue Using Crowd-Shipping
        [Mittal, Anuj, Oran Gibson, Nilufer, Krejci, CarolineC]. "Winter Simulation Conference".
      • Conference Proceeding
        Panel - Towards Conceptual Modelling for Hybrid Simulation: Setting the Scene
        Proceedings of the 2019 Winter Simulation Conference
        [Tako, AntuelaA, Eldabi, Tillal, Fishwick, Paul, Krejci, CarolineC]. ????.

      2019
      • Conference Proceeding
        Dynamic Shelf-Life Prediction System to Improve Sustainability in Food Banks
        Proceedings of the 2019 Industrial & Systems Engineering Research Conference.
        [Gharehyakheh, Amin, Cantu, Jaime, Krejci, Caroline, Rogers, KJ]. Proceedings of the 2019 Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers Annual Conference.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Multi-criteria decision analysis for regional food logistics systems
        Proceedings of the 2019 Industrial & Systems Engineering Research Conference.
        [Sadeghiamirshahidi, Narjes, Krejci, Caroline, Cantu, Jaime]. Proceedings of the 2019 Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers Annual Conference.

      2018
      • Conference Proceeding
        Environmentally Sustainable Delivery System in a Temperature Controlled Supply Chain
        Proceedings of the 2018 Industrial & Systems Engineering Research Conference
        [Gharehyakheh, Amin, Cantu, Jaime, Krejci, Caroline, Rogers, KJ]. ????.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Modeling Uncertainty in Rooftop PV Investment Returns
        Proceedings of the 2018 Industrial & Systems Engineering Research Conference
        [Mittal, Anuj, MacKenzie, CameronA, Krejci, Caroline].
      • Conference Proceeding
        Energy Use and Weatherization Practices: Applications for Agent-Based Modeling to Support Vulnerable Populations
        Human Factors and Ergonomics Society's 2018 International Annual Meeting
        [Stonewall, Jacklin, Huang, Wanyu, Dorneich, MichaelC, Krejci, Caroline, Shenk, Linda, Passe, Ulrike].

      2017
      • Conference Proceeding
        Consumer Adoption Modeling of Distributed Solar Using an Agent-based Approach
        Proceedings of the 2017 International Conference of The Computational Social Science Society of the Americas
        [Mittal, Anuj, Huang, Wanyu, Krejci, Caroline].
      • Conference Proceeding
        Weatherization Adoption in A Multilayer Social Network: An Agent-based Approach
        Proceedings of the 2017 International Conference of The Computational Social Science Society of the Americas
        [Huang, Wanyu, Krejci, Caroline, Dorneich, MichaelC, Passe, Ulrike].

      2016
      • Conference Proceeding
        A HYBRID SIMULATION MODEL FOR URBAN WEATHERIZATION PROGRAMS
        Winter Simulation Conference Proceedings
        [Krejci, Caroline, Dorneich, MichaelC., Passe, Ulrike, Peters, Nathan]. 1630-1641.
      • Conference Proceeding
        USING HYBRID SIMULATION MODELING TO ASSESS THE DYNAMICS OF COMPASSION FATIGUE IN VETERINARIAN GENERAL PRACTITIONERS
        Winter Simulation Conference Proceedings
        [Tekippe, AndrewJ., Krejci, Caroline]. 1352-1363.

      2015
      • Conference Proceeding
        A HYBRID SIMULATION MODEL OF INBOUND LOGISTICS OPERATIONS IN REGIONAL FOOD SUPPLY SYSTEMS
        Winter Simulation Conference Proceedings
        [Mittal, Anuj, Krejci, Caroline]. 1549-1560.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Incorporation of Future Building Operating Conditions into the Modeling of Building-Microclimate Interaction: A Feasibility Approach
        [Kalvelage, Kelly, Passe, Ulrike, Krejci, Caroline, Dorneich, MichaelC.]. 150-158.

      2012
      • Conference Proceeding
        MODELING FOOD SUPPLY CHAINS USING MULTI-AGENT SIMULATION
        Winter Simulation Conference Proceedings
        [Krejci, Caroline, Beamon, BenitaM.].

Students Supervised

    • Present
      Undergraduate Supervised Research
      Amy Marusak, (Industrial Engineering)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Co-Chair
      Nilufer Oran Gibson, (Industrial Engineering)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Mohammed Farhan, (Industrial Engineering)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Narjes Sadeghiamirshahidi, (Industrial Engineering)
    • Apr 2020
      Dissertation Committee Co-Chair
      Amin Gharehyakheh, (Industrial Engineering)
      MATHEMATICAL MODELING APPROACHES IN SUSTAINABLE FOOD SUPPLY CHAINS
    • Sept 2019
      Dissertation Committee Co-Chair
      Anuj Mittal, Iowa State University student (Industrial Engineering)
      An agent-based approach to modeling sustainable sociotechnical systems
    • Aug 2019
      Dissertation Committee Co-Chair
      Joyita Mostafa, (Industrial Engineering)
      ANALYZING COLLABORATION IN FOOD ASSISTANCE NETWORKS USING AGENT-BASED MODELING
    • May 2018
      Undergraduate Supervised Research
      Taylor Elkins, (Industrial Engineering)

Courses

      • IE 5391-018 ADV STUDY IN INDUST ENGR
        (Course Id: 103280)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • IE 6999-018 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 103309)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • IE 7399-018 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • IE 4303-001 PROD & INVENTORY CONTROL
        (Course Id: 103196)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5329-001 PRODUCTION & INV CONTRL SYS
        (Course Id: 103257)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5329-002 PRODUCTION & INV CONTRL SYS
        (Course Id: 103257)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • IE 5329-003 PRODUCTION & INV CONTRL SYS
        (Course Id: 103257)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • IE 6397-018 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103300)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • IE 5698-018 THESIS
        (Course Id: 103285)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • IE 5391-018 ADV STUDY IN INDUST ENGR
        (Course Id: 103280)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • IE 6699-018 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 103305)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • IE 6999-018 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 103309)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • IE 7399-014 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • IE 7399-018 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • IE 5329-001 PRODUCTION & INV CONTRL SYS
        (Course Id: 103257)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5329-002 PRODUCTION & INV CONTRL SYS
        (Course Id: 103257)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • IE 5329-003 PRODUCTION & INV CONTRL SYS
        (Course Id: 103257)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • IE 6397-900 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103300)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • IE 6999-018 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 103309)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • IE 3315-002 OPERATIONS RESEARCH I
        (Course Id: 103182)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • IE 4303-001 PROD & INVENTORY CONTROL
        (Course Id: 103196)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • IE 6697-900 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103304)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • IE 6997-018 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103308)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • IE 3315-003 OPERATIONS RESEARCH I
        (Course Id: 103182)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5329-001 PRODUCTION & INV CONTRL SYS
        (Course Id: 103257)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5329-002 PRODUCTION & INV CONTRL SYS
        (Course Id: 103257)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • IE 6697-018 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103304)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • IE 6997-018 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103308)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • IE 4391-018 SPEC PROB INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103223)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • IE 3315-002 OPERATIONS RESEARCH I
        (Course Id: 103182)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • IE 4303-001 PROD & INVENTORY CONTROL
        (Course Id: 103196)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • IE 6397-018 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103300)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • IE 6997-018 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103308)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • IE 3315-003 OPERATIONS RESEARCH I
        (Course Id: 103182)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5329-001 PRODUCTION & INV CONTRL SYS
        (Course Id: 103257)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5329-002 PRODUCTION & INV CONTRL SYS
        (Course Id: 103257)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5329-003 PRODUCTION & INV CONTRL SYS
        (Course Id: 103257)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • IE 6697-018 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103304)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • IE 6997-018 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103308)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • IE 4391-018 SPEC PROB INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103223)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • IE 3315-001 OPERATIONS RESEARCH I
        (Course Id: 103182)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • IE 4303-001 PROD & INVENTORY CONTROL
        (Course Id: 103196)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • IE 6997-018 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103308)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • IE 5329-001 PRODUCTION & INV CONTRL SYS
        (Course Id: 103257)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5329-002 PRODUCTION & INV CONTRL SYS
        (Course Id: 103257)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5329-001 PRODUCTION & INV CONTRL SYS
        (Course Id: 103257)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5329-002 PRODUCTION & INV CONTRL SYS
        (Course Id: 103257)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5329-003 PRODUCTION & INV CONTRL SYS
        (Course Id: 103257)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • IE 6397-018 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103300)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • IE 4303-001 PROD & INVENTORY CONTROL
        (Course Id: 103196)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • IE 6397-018 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103300)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017

Service to the University

    • May 2019 to  Present Faculty Advisor
      IISE UTA Student Chapter
    • Sept 2018 to  Present Committee Member
      Faculty Search Committee

Service to the Profession

    • Oct 2020 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Journal of Cleaner Production
    • June 2020 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development
    • Jan 2019 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      The Lancet Planetary Health
    • Oct 2018 to  Present
      Board of Directors
      Computational Social Science Society of the Americas
    • Oct 2018 to  Present
      Board of Directors
      Computational Social Science Society of the Americas Annual Conference
    • May 2018 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Agriculture
    • Jan 2018 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Sustainability
    • Dec 2017 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Operational Research: An International Journal
    • Sept 2017 to  Present
      Officer, President/Elect/Past
      Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers: Modeling & Simulation Division
    • Jan 2016 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Computers and Electronics in Agriculture
    • Jan 2016 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association
    • Jan 2016 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Production Planning and Control
    • Jan 2016 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      • Journal of Humanitarian Logistics and Supply Chain Management
    • May 2015 to  Present
      Reviewer, Conference Paper
      Winter Simulation Conference
    • Jan 2014 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Journal of Artificial Societies & Social Simulation
    • Jan 2014 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Supply Chain Management: An International Journal
    • Sept 2016 to  May 2018
      Track Organizer
      Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers: Sustainable Development Division