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educator , scientist , systems engineer

Jonathan Paul Caulkins, American systems engineer, scientist, educator. Achievements include mathematical modeling of various issues pertaining to illicit drug policy; development of methods for producing and analyzing price series for illicit drugs. National Science Foundation grantee, 1987-1990, 93—, others.

Background

Caulkins, Jonathan Paul was born on December 10, 1965 in Rochester, New York, United States. Son of Jack R. and Marion (Bayer) Caulkins.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Systems Science and Engineering, Washington University, St. Louis, 1987. Master of Science in Systems Science and Mathematics, Washington University, St. Louis, 1987. Master of Science in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1989.

Doctor of Philosophy in Operations Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1990.

Career

Assistant professor operations research public policy Heinz School, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, since 1990. Co-director Drug Policy Research Center, Research and Development, Santa Monica, California, since 1994. Consultant BOTEC, quod erat demonstrandum, University of California at Los Angeles, others, since 1989.

Achievements

  • Achievements include mathematical modeling of various issues pertaining to illicit drug policy. Development of methods for producing and analyzing price series for illicit drugs.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to Operations Research, Management Science, Interfaces, Mathematics and Computer Modelling, Journal Urban Economics, Addiction, Annals of Operations Research, Journal American Statistical Association, others.

Membership

Member Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (formerly Operations Research Society of America and Institute Management Sciences), American Society for Criminology, Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management, Sigma Xi.

Connections

father:
Jack R. Caulkins

mother:
Marion (Bayer) Caulkins