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Shaler Stidham Jr.

Professor Emeritus

134 Hanes Hall
(919) 962-3835
Queuing models


Ph.D. (1968) Stanford University

Professional Background:

Ph.D. in Operations Research from Stanford University in 1968. Assistant Professor in the Department of Operations Research and the Department of Environmental Engineering at Cornell University, 1968-75, spending 1971-72 at University of Aarhus, Denmark, and 1976-77 at Technical University of Denmark. Associate Professor and Professor in the Department of Industrial Engineering and Program in Operations Research at N.C. State University, 1975-86, spending 1982-83 as a Visiting Fellow at the Statistical Laboratory and Overseas Fellow at Churchill College, University of Cambridge. Professor in the Department of Operations Research at the University of North Carolina, 1986-2002, spending 1991-92 as Professeur Invité at INRIA, Sophia-Antipolis, France. Chair of the Department from 1990-95.