Graduate Faculty and Staff

Dr. Johan Rene van Dorp, D.Sc.

Associate Professor of EMSE;
Quantitative Risk Assessment and Risk Management Analyst

Department:

Engineering Management and Systems Engineering

Address: 1776 G. St., N.W. (Suite 101) Washington, D.C. 20052
Phone: +1 (202) 994 6638
Fax: +1 (202) 994 0245
Email: dorpjr@gwu.edu
Website: http://www.seas.gwu.edu/~dorpjr

Office Hours:

These vary by Semester. Please call to make an appointment

Research Areas:

  • Simulation Modeling
  • Probabilistic Risk Analysis
  • Reliability Analysis Specifically: Maritime Transportation Risk Assessment utilizing Simulation
  • Aggregation of Data and Engineering/Expert Judgment
  • Statistical Dependence Modeling for Monte Carlo Uncertainty Analysis
  • Accelerated Life Testing Inference

Teaching:

  • EMSE 6315 Management of Risk and Vulnerability for Hazards and Terrorism
  • EMSE 6020 Decision Making with Uncertainty
  • EMSE 6765 Data analysis for Engineers and Scientists
  • EMSE 6760 Discrete Systems Simulation
  • EMSE 6755 Quality Control and Acceptance Sampling
  • EMSE 6450 Quantitative Methods in Cost Engineering

Professional Experience:

  • September 2004 to Present: Associate Professor, Engineering Management and Systems Engineering Department, The George Washington University, Washington D.C.

  • September 1999 to September 2004: Assistant Professor, Engineering Management and Systems Engineering Department, The George Washington University, Washington D.C.

  • September 1997 to August 1999: Visiting Assistant Professor, Engineering Management Department, The George Washington University, Washington D.C.

  • January 1994 – August 1997: Research Scientist, Operations Research Department, The George Washington University, Washington, D.C.

  • March 1993 – December 1993: Project Engineer, National Aerospace Laboratory, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

  • April 1992 – November 1992: Research Associate, Operations Research Department, The George Washington University

  • January 1991 – January 1992: Research Analyst, Risk Analysis Department, DSM Research, The Netherlands

  • December 1988 – August 1989:Graduate Research Assistant, The Shell Research and Technology Centre, Amsterdam (SRTCA)

Publications:

List of Publications

Educational Background:

  • download brief bio:
  • 1998 - D.Sc., Operations Research Department, The George Washington University
  • 1991 - Registered Technological Designer, Mathematical Control- and Policy Modeling, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
  • 1989 - M.S., Mathematics & Computer Science, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands