Meet Ali Jenzarli
Professor, Information and Technology Management
Education: 1985 University of Louisiana, B.S.
1995 University of Kansas, Ph.D.
Courses Taught: Effective Project Management
Statistics for Decisions Makers
Advanced Business Forecasting
Decision Modeling and Analysis
Career Specialties: Ali Jenzarli specializes in quantitative analysis and probabilistic modeling for project management, quality diagnosis, and managerial and economic decision making.
Professional and Community Activities: Jenzarli has conducted more than 38 local, national and international consulting projects in the areas of operational efficiency, software and business valuations, data analysis, forecasting, quality and process improvement, and program accreditation. These projects spanned a variety of industries including software development, retail and financial services, technology start-ups, manufacturing and higher education.
Jenzarli has more than 87 intellectual contributions in various areas of basic and applied research. These include published manuscripts in peer-reviewed journals, peer-reviewed presentations, new course and workshop developments and seven grants. Topics include project, operations, quality and risk management, business intelligence, forecasting, uncertain reasoning, artificial intelligence and clinical data analysis.
Jenzarli is a tenured associate professor in UT's Sykes College of Business. He serves as chair of the Information and Technology Management department. Jenzarli has received 19 honors and awards for outstanding teaching, service and academic achievements. He is a member of six professional societies and institutes. He has held more than eight leadership positions in industry, university and community.