Prof Danielle Costa Morais, PhD

Associate Professor Management Engineering

Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE)

E-mail: dcmorais@cdsid.org.br




Short Bio

                Danielle Costa Morais is associate professor in the Management Engineering Department at Federal University of Pernambuco (UFPE) since 2007, Director of Post-Graduate Program of Management Engineering at UFPE (2008-2010 and 2013-corrently) and director of research group on Decision and Negotiation for Water Management (DNW). She is Civil Engineering and received her Master and PhD degrees in Management Engineering from UFPE, Brazil. Actually she is researcher of Brazilian Research Council (CNPq). Her research interest includes Group Decision and Negotiation, Operational Research and Water Resources Management.


1   University degrees

BSc Civil Engineering (2000), Universidade de Pernambuco, Brazil

Master in Management Engineering (2002), Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Brazil

PhD in Management Engineering (2006), Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Brazil, including a visiting into sandwich program in University of Southampton (2004-2005).


2   Academic Positions

Associate Professor at the Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE) since 2007

Director of Post-Graduate Program of Management Engineering at UFPE (2008-2010 and 2013-corrently)

Research of CNPq (Brazilian Research Council) level PQ-1D.

Courses taught:  Production Costs; MCDA, Group Decision and Negotiation

3   Other Professional Positions

Civil Engineer at Engeconsult Consultores Técnicos, from 2000 to 2005, dealing with sanitary projects (water, sewage and solid waste)


4   Editorial Board of Journals

Guest Editor - Special Issue of Group Decision and Negotiation

Production Journal (Revista Produção); Operational Research for Development (Pesquisa Operacional para o Desenvolvimento); and other Brazilian Journals


5   Scientific Associations

Member of the Board of  MCDM Section of INFORMS (Elected for the term 2013-2016)

President of the Brazilian Society of Research and Post-Graduate Programs of Management Engineering (Elected for the term 2015 - 2017).


                . International Society of MCDM.

                . IEEE: SMC Society; Management Eng Society.

                . INFORMS: Decision Analysis Society; GDN Section; MCDM Section; Qual Stas and Reliability.

                . ESRA - European Safety and Reliability Association.

                . Brazilians Societies: Operational Research Soc; Production Eng. Soc.


6   Main Projects

Most projects are related to MCDM models and group decision and negotiation processes.

Several research projects have received financial support from CNPq (Brazilian research council) and CAPES (Brazilian Postgraduate Programs Council)

Research Grant from CNPq, Brasilia, since 2013.

Full list of projects in: Brazilian CV system.


7   Publications

Main publications in scientific journals are in:

                . Group Decision and Negotiation, Omega (Management Science), Information Sciences, Mathematical Problems in Engineering, Water Resources Management, and Resources Conservation and Recycling.

Main Publications in international scientific journals may be seen in:

                . ISI system: http://www.researcherid.com/rid/G-9697-2012

                . Scopus System: http://www.scopus.com/authid/detail.url?authorId=12902812800

                . ORCID system: http://orcid.org/0000-0003-4430-8122

                . Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.com.br/citations?user=MTjo4f0AAAAJ


8    Services in Conferences and Meetings

Organizing Chair of the 12th international annual meeting of the Group Decision and Negotiation conference (GDN2012) of the INFORMS GDN Section - http://www.cdsid.org.br/gdn2012/

Member of Program Committee of  Group Decision and Negotiation Conference - GDN section of INFORMS, in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015.

Section chair of IEEE SMC in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015.

Main Conference Communications:

                . Annual INFORMS meeting, MCDM invited sessions.

                . Annual meeting of the GDN section of INFORMS.

                . MCDM conferences of the International Society on MCDM

                . Annual Conferences of the Brazilian Operational Research Society and Production Engineering Society.


9    PostGraduate and Thesis Advisor:

Master Dissertation supervised: 28 completed and 04 in progress

PhD thesis supervised: 07 completed and 04 in progress


10           Contact:

Phone: 55-81-21268728, ext 205.

E-Mail: daniellemorais@yahoo.com.br