• Profesor de Operaciones y Supply Chain, Profesor de Tiempo Completo
  • Colegio de Administración y Economía, CADE
  • 297-1700 ext 1344
  • jediaz@usfq.edu.ec


  • PhD in Business and Management, The University of Manchester
  • MSc in Food and Resource Economics, Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn


Professor, Universidad San Francisco de Quito
( 2016 - Hasta el presente )
Teaching, research and projects
Seminar Leader, The University of Manchester
( 2015 - 2016 )
Course: “Decision Modelling for Resource Management”, this course is focussed on the solution of real-world problems through optimization
Quality Management Regional Analyst, Nestlé
( 2010 - 2011 )
High and ultra performance liquid chromatography (HPLC y UPLC) expert, responsible for liposoluble vitamins for Ecuador, Colombia y Venezuela
Research Assistant, Technische Universität München
( 2009 - 2009 )
HPLC, micro y ultra filtration


Integrating meta-heuristics, simulation and exact techniques for production planning of a failure-prone manufacturing system
Evolutionary robust optimization in production planning–interactions between number of objectives, sample size and choice of robustness measure
Simulation-Based Optimization for Production Planning: Integrating Meta-Heuristics, Simulation and Exact Techniques to Address the Uncertainty and Complexity of Manufacturing Systems
Multi-Objective Formulations for Robust Optimization
Implicit and explicit averaging strategies for simulation-based optimization of a real-world production planning problem
Simulation-based GA optimization for Production Planning
Linear Programming Applied to Production Planning of Manufacturing Processes
Eficiencia de las pruebas discriminatorias para reportar diferencias cuando se utilizan consumidores ecuatorianos


Multi-objective optimization under uncertainty, simulation-based optimization, automatic design and configuration of evolutionary algorithms, seeding in evolutionary algorithms, robust optimization and matheuristics.