MEng Concentration: Applied OR
Anticipated Graduation Date: May 2014
Areas of Interest: Consulting, Business Management, Supply Chain Management
Kherlen Zoljargal graduated from Cornell University with a B.A. in mathematics and economics. She is currently enrolled in the Strategic Operations concentration, which will allow her to enhance her analytical toolset through applications in the business world.
Kherlen initially developed her interest in Operations Research during her time at Raiffeisen Bank International in Vienna, where she interned in the rating models and validation department. After returning to Cornell, she worked on estimating lost retail demand in the airline industry under the supervision of a professor from the School of Operations Research and Information Engineering. In the interest of widening her range of knowledge, Kherlen interned in the leasing department of Sino Land, one of the largest property-development companies in Hong Kong. She worked in a team of five on proposing improvement strategies regarding Sino Land’s investment properties.
Additionally, over the past couple years Kherlen has worked as a calculus teaching assistant as well as an art curator. The latter involved her flying in artists and acrobats from Mongolia to perform and present their work at the Galerie Time in Vienna.
In her spare time, Kherlen enjoys traveling, painting and marathon running.