We are pleased to formally acknowledge Ali Vaezi’s successful defence of his dissertation titled “Risk Mitigation and Management Strategies for Routing Hazardous Materials over Railroad Network in Canada”. Ali was supervised by Manish Verma and his supervisory committee members include Elkafi Hassini and Kai Huang.
Ali came to our PhD program with a M.Sc from Politecnico di Milano and a B.Sc from Sharif University of Technology. While in our PhD program, Ali published in Journal of Rail Transport Planning & Management (2017) and Journal of Transport Geography (2018). He presented at POMS, CORS, IFORS, and ASAC. Ali also served as a sessional lecturer at DeGroote for COM 2OC3.
After graduating, Ali has now accepted an assistant professor position at Brock University.
Please join us in congratulating Ali on this major achievement!