Opportunities for graduate studies will be posted here when they are available.

However, students with 85% or above in their B.Sc. and M.Sc. are always encouraged to apply as there may be special opportunities for exceptionally talented students.

 Then Peter, filled with the Holy Spirit, said to them: “Rulers and elders of the people!  If we are being called to account today for an act of kindness shown to a man who was lame and are being asked how he was healed, then know this, you and all the people of Israel: It is by the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, whom you crucified but whom God raised from the dead, that this man stands before you healed. Jesus is

“‘the stone you builders rejected,
    which has become the cornerstone.’

Salvation is found in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given to mankind by which we must be saved.”

Acts 4:8-12











Personal Profile

profileComputer literate in – multiple programming languages (C/C++, Visual Basic); applications software (Minitab, LATEX, Excel, PowerPoint, Ms-Word); simulation package (ARENA); optimizations packages (LINGO and CPLEX); CadCam Packages (AutoCAD, SolidWorks, Catia, MasterCam); and Parallel Computing using Message Passing Interface (MPI)

Registered professional engineer in Ontario and a rising professional in operations research and manufacturing systems with experience in mathematical modeling, meta-heuristics, industrial systems simulation, and parallel computing;

Author and co-author for several refereed journals articles in production and operations management fields

More than five years experience in university teaching in Ethiopia as a lecturer with high scores in students’ evaluations (1996-2002); Seven years academic experience as a PhD Student, Research Assistant, Research Associate, and Part-time Faculty at Concordia University, Montreal Quebec, Canada (2002-2009); and research and teaching experience in the University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada as an assistant professor (2010 to 2015), and then as tenured associate professor (2015 to date).