Department of Decision Sciences

Ms J le Roux

College of Economic and Management Sciences
School of Economic and Financial Sciences
Department: Decision Sciences
Senior Lecturer
Tel: 012 433 4723


  • BSc (Hons)(US)
  • MSc (US)

Currently teaching

  • Nonlinear mathematical programming
  • Models for strategic decision-making
  • Simulation
  • Discrete financial modelling

Fields of academic interests

  • Applying operations research methods such as simulation, combinatorial optimisation, graph theory and mathematical programming to model decision-making problems in logistics systems such as optimal facility location and vehicle routing in supply chains.

Field of Specialisation

  • Operations Research
  • Simulation 


Community engagement:

  • Involved in POPUP project teaching mathematical literacy

Academic citizenship:

  • Member of the Operations Research Society of South Africa (ORSSA)