Dr Julia Handl

Senior Lecturer in Decision Sciences

Julia is a lecturer in the Decision and Cognitive Sciences Group in the Alliance Manchester Business School. Prior to this (April 2007 - June 2011), she was an MRC Special Training Fellow in Bioinformatics in the Faculty of Life Sciences at the University of Manchester and spent six months in 2009 as a visiting researcher at the University of Washington, Seattle. She holds a PhD degree from the University of Manchester (2006), a Masters degree from the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg (2003), and an Honours degree from Monash University, Melbourne (2001).

Julia's expertise lies in the areas of optimization, data-mining and machine learning and is interested in the development and use of these techniques in challenging application areas.