Lt Col John Situ is an Assistant Professor of Systems Engineering at the Air Force Institute of Technology, Department of Systems Engineering and Management. Maj Situ’s research interests include stochastic optimization, meta-heuristic, modeling & simulation, and dynamic programming.
Lt Col Situ received his commission from the University of Texas at Austin in 2006. He’s began his Operations Research Analyst career at Edwards Air Force Base, California, where he served as an operational flight test analyst and electronic warfare analyst. In 2010, he was selected to attend the Master of Science in Operations Research program at the Air Force Institute of Technology, Wright-Paterson Air Force Base, Ohio. Upon Graduation, he was transferred to the Air Force Personnel Center, Randolph Air Force Base, Texas, where he served as personnel analyst, Chief of Force Development Analysis and Chief, Analysis Branch. In 2015, he was selected for the Air Force Institute of Technology Faculty Training Program and attended George Mason University to earn his Doctor of Philosophy in Systems Engineering and Operations Research. Upon graduation, Maj Situ joined the Systems Engineering and Management faculty, Air Force Institute of Technology, Wright Patterson Air Force Base. He assumed his current position in September 2018.