Timothy C. Y. Chan

Timothy C. Y. Chan

Timothy C. Y. Chan is an Assistant Professor in the department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering at the University of Toronto. His primary research interests are in optimization under uncertainty and the application of optimization methods to radiation therapy, health care operations, sustainability and sports analytics. He received his B.Sc. in Applied Mathematics from the University of British Columbia, and his Ph.D. in Operations Research from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Before joining the University of Toronto, he was an Associate in the Chicago office of McKinsey and Company, a global management consulting firm. During that time, he advised leading companies in the fields of medical device technology, travel and hospitality, telecommunications, and energy on issues of strategy, organization, technology and operations.