Professor Nagurney Honored by North American Regional Science Council

November 13, 2012

Prof. Anna NagurneyProf. Anna NagurneyAnna Nagurney, John F. Smith Memorial Professor of Operations Management at Isenberg, is the 2012 recipient of the Walter Isard Award--the top research honor of the North American Regional Science Council (NARSC).  Professor Nagurney received the accolade at NARSC's annual meetings, November 7-10, in Ottawa. 


The Isard Award recognizes regional scientists who have made significant theoretical and methodological contributions to the field of Regional Science throughout their careers. Professor Nagurney's innovative scholarship, the council observed, has focused on applied and theoretical aspects of decision making on network systems, particularly involving transportation and logistics, energy and the environment, and economics and finance. She has also, it noted, promoted the interests of regional science in North America and the world through participation on the editorial boards of eleven journals and as a Fellow of the Regional Science Association International, previously serving on its Council. Professor Nagurney is currently an elected NARSC Councilor-at-Large.