Virginia M. Miori, Ph.D.

Professor and Chair of Decision & System Sciences Department
Office: 343A Mandeville Hall
Phone: (610) 660-3451
Fax: (610) 660-1229

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Virginia Miori is a Professor at St. Joseph’s University and was a 2006 doctoral graduate of the LeBow College of Business at Drexel University, specializing in optimization of Supply Chains. She also holds an MS in Operations Research from Case Western Reserve University and an MS in Systems Engineering and Transportation from the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Miori has sixteen years of teaching experience and has accumulated over fifteen years of experience in developing and implementing operations research models applied to problems in the chemical industry, manufacturing, logistics, transportation and supply chain management.

She is highly engaged in teaching collaboration between disciplines. Dr. Miori is active in professional societies and has published numerous articles and presented at professional conferences. She has received an outstanding dissertation award from Drexel University and an outstanding research award from St. Joseph’s University.

Dr. Miori is the academic coordinator of the MS in Business Intelligence and Analytics and the Editor-in-Chief of The International Journal of Business Intelligence Research.


B.A. Mathematics: Hiram College

M.S. Operations Research: Case Western Reserve University

M.S. Systems Engineering and Transportation: University of Pennsylvania

Ph.D. Operations Research: Drexel University

Courses Taught

  • Business Statistics
  • Business Analytics (undergraduate and graduate)
  • Research Skills
  • Six Sigma Applications and Foundations (I and II)
  • Foundations for Business Intelligence
  • Business Process Modeling and Analysis
  • Systems Theory
  • Business Intelligence Tools/Concepts
  • Special Topics: Big Data and Hadoop

Faculty Expert Profile

  • Expertise: Predictive Analytics, Business Intelligence, Transportation and Distribution