Seong-Hee Kim is a Professor in the H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Georgia Tech.

Dr. Kim’s research interest centers on stochastic simulation, data-based decision-making, optimization via simulation, spatiotemporal monitoring, and applications of simulation and statistical methods to environmental management and manufacturing. Dr. Kim received INFORMS Simulation Society Outstanding Simulation Publication Award in 2006, the NSF Career Award in 2007, and the Harold W. Kuhn Award in 2013. She also received Class of 1934 Course Survey Teaching Effectiveness Award in 2012 .

Dr. Kim received a B.S. in Industrial Management from Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) and an M.S. & Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering and Management Sciences from Northwestern University.



  • Stochastic simulation
  • Data-based decision making
  • Spatiotemporal monitoring
  • Applications to environmental management and manufacturing

last updated 4/20/21