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Trisha Woolley Anderson


Dr. Trisha Woolley Anderson is a Professor of Management at the School of Business Administration at Texas Wesleyan University.

She received a Ph.D. in Business  Administration with a concentration in Management Science at the Isenberg School of Management at the University of Massachusetts Amherst in February 2010.

She received her BS in Computer Information Systems
and an MBA from Marist College in Poughkeepsie, NY.

In 2016, Dr. Anderson was awarded the Engaging Educator Award from Texas Wesleyan University.

She was selected as the 2013 General Board of Higher Education and Ministry of the United Methodist Church (GBHEM) exemplary teacher for 2013. Dr. Anderson received a monetary award and the honor to speak at the Fall commencement ceremony.

In 2011, Dr. Anderson received the John Maddux, Jr. Faculty Award from the School of Business at Texas Wesleyan University.

During the 2004-2005 academic year, Trisha taught undergraduate and graduate level business courses at Marist College.  Previously, she taught a variety of math and business courses at Dutchess Community College in Poughkeepsie, NY. 

Her research interests include various network systems such as supply chain networks and electric power networks with a focus on environmental and marketing aspects.

She was the UMass Amherst INFORMS Student Chapter Speaker Series Coordinator for 2006-2007 and for 2007-2008.  In 2007, 2008, and 2009, Trisha received an Outstanding Service Award from the UMass Amherst INFORMS Student Chapter for her work as the Speaker Series Coordinator.

Selected Publications:

The Closed-loop Supply Chain Network with Competition, Distribution Channel Investment, and Uncertainties
Qiang Qiang, Ke Ke, Trisha Anderson, and June Dong, OMEGA 41(2): (2013) pp 186-194.

Multiproduct Supply Chain Horizontal Network Integration: Models, Theory, and Computational Results
Anna Nagurney, Trisha Woolley, and Qiang Qiang, International Transactions in Operational Research 17: (2010) pp 333-349.

Spatially Differentiated Trade of Permits for Multipollutant Electric Power Supply Chains
Trisha Woolley, Anna Nagurney, and John Stranlund, in Optimization in the Energy Industry (2009), J. Kallrath, P. Pardalos, S. Rebennack, and M. Scheidt, Editors, Springer, Berlin, Germany, pp 277-296.

Sustainable Supply Chain and Transportation Networks
Anna Nagurney, Zugang Liu, and Trisha Woolley,  International Journal of Sustainable Transportation
1: (2007) pp 29-51.

Optimal Endogenous Carbon Taxes for Electric Power Supply Chains with Power Plants
Anna Nagurney, Zugang Liu, and Trisha Woolley, Mathematical and Computer Modelling 44: (2006) pp 899-916.

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Last Update: August 30, 2023