Joey Huchette has joined the Department of Computational and Applied Mathematics at Rice University as an assisant professor.
Huchette earned his B.A. in CAAM from Rice in 2013 and his Ph.D. in operations research from MIT in 2018. He spent the following year as a postdoctoral researcher with Google Research. His work focuses on developing algorithms and software for mathematical optimization, with an emphasis on integer programming. He joined the Rice faculty July 1.