Dr Penny Holborn
PhD Mathematics, Cardiff University, 2013.
BSc (Hons) in Mathematics, Operational Research and Statistics, Cardiff University, 2009.
Lecturer in Mathematics, Statistics and Operational Research, University of South Wales (Dec 2014 – )
Research Associate, Cardiff University and Anuerin Bevan University Health Board (May 2013 – Dec 2014)
PhD, Cardiff University (Oct 2009 – May 2013)
Current teaching responsibilities:
MS1S07 – Probability and Statistics
MS2S08 – Management Science
MS3S30 – Introduction to SAS and Statistical Forecasting
AM0H03 – Foundation Statistics
MS3S29 – Final Year Project (supervisor of 3 projects)
Future responsibilities for 2016/17:
MS4S05- SAS Data Mining And Forecasting
Member of USW Gender Equality Sub-group.
Member of Women in Academia@USW Network.
Associate Fellow HEA, 2012.
Candidate Associate of the Operational Research Society, 2012.
Main Research areas and current projects:
Solving combinatorial optimisation problems using heuristic and metaheuristic methods. Current research involves looking at the School Bus Routing Problem.
Applying OR techniques to Health care.
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