Prof. Alexander Vaninsky
Dr. Alexander Vaninsky is currently a Professor of Mathematics at Hostos Community College of the City University of New York. He received his master’s degree in electrical engineering from the Moscow Power Engineering Institute, in mathematics - from Moscow State University, and Ph.D. and D. Sc. Degrees in mathematical economics - from Moscow Finance University. Author and co-author of five monographs and over 50 articles. Recipient of different grants and awards; among them - Stephen J. Shaw Award for Most Outstanding Paper (Irwin Publishing, USA) and Award for Outstanding Paper in Channels, Retail & Services (Southern Marketing Association of the USA). Served as a Member of the Board of Directors and an advisor to government and private companies. Included in the Who's Who in America and Who's Who in the World. Member of Editorial Boards of academic journal in mathematics, statistics, and education. Teaches courses in Mathematics and Economics. His current research focuses on the development and applications of new methods of environmental analysis including structured input - output models and data envelopment analysis with a perfect object.