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Dag Appointed Associate Editor of Business Journal

Photo of Ali Dag. Beacom's Ali Dag has been named associate editor of the Journal of Modelling in Management.

VERMILLION, S.D. – Ali Dag, Ph.D., assistant professor of operational analytics at the University of South Dakota Beacom School of Business, has been named associate editor of the Journal of Modelling in Management (JM2).

According to the publisher, JM2 “provides a forum for academics and researchers with a strong interest in business and management modelling. JM2 is the only journal that supports multi-disciplinary study related to research modelling in business and management. JM2 actively encourages the advancement of knowledge and is committed to publishing research that provides sufficient clarity to produce unambiguous, testable and stable implications.”

"It's truly an honor to serve such a respected business journal,” said Dag. “I am excited for the opportunity to shape the future of my field, promoting the elite research and exposing readers to stimulating work they might not otherwise come across."

Dag earned a doctoral degree in Industrial & Systems Engineering from Auburn University and a master’s degree from Lehigh University. Dag’s research interests are in the areas of data analytics, data-text-web mining and healthcare informatics.


USD's Beacom School of Business was established in 1927 and has been accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) since 1949. The leading business school in the region, Beacom’s programs are consistently ranked among the top business schools in the nation by Princeton Review, U.S. News & World Report and others for its high-quality learning experience, student success, affordability, and high-caliber of faculty and students. Whether a student chooses face-to-face or online courses, Beacom’s programs emphasize real-world experience through professional organizations, quality internships and capstone projects.


Founded in 1862 and the first university in the Dakotas, the University of South Dakota is the only public liberal arts university in the state, with 202 undergraduate and 84 graduate programs in the College of Arts & Sciences, School of Education, Knudson School of Law, Sanford School of Medicine, School of Health Sciences, Beacom School of Business and College of Fine Arts. With an enrollment of nearly 10,000 students and more than 400 faculty, USD has a 16:1 student/faculty ratio, and it ranks among the best in academics and affordability. USD’s 18 athletic programs compete at the NCAA Division I level.


Hanna DeLange
USD News