Tim Matisziw

Tim Matisziw

Associate Professor

E2509 Lafferre Hall

Phone: 573-882-8370

Email: matisziwt@missouri.edu

Civil and Environmental Engineering


Tim Matisziw is an associate professor at the University of Missouri with a joint appointment in the Department of Geography, the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and the MU Institute for Data Science & Informatics. He is also the director of the U.S. Geospatial Intelligence Foundation accredited Geospatial Intelligence certificate program (graduate and undergraduate) at MU. Matisziw has led research teams in a wide range of areas such as infrastructure interdiction and vulnerability assessment, network design and performance modeling, target identification and tracking, modeling complex systems, facility siting, among others. The primary focus underlying much of his research activities is the study of networked systems. His work is funded by the National Science Foundation, the Environmental Protection Agency, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Missouri Research Board. Internationally, he maintains professional membership and is active in Sigma Xi, Association of American Geographers, Regional Science Association International and the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences.


PhD from Ohio State University
MS from the University of Missouri
BS from the University of Missouri

Technical Focus

Geographic information science

Network and location modeling

Operations research