Tugrul Daim


Professor and Doctoral Program Director

Dr. Tugrul Daim is a Professor in the Department of Engineering and Technology Management. He is also the director of the Technology Management Doctoral program at Portland State University. Dr. Daim leads a research group on Technology Evaluations and Research Applications. His group has had more than 20 PhD graduates. He is currently advising more than 15 PhD students. Over 15 visiting scholars from all around the world have joined his group in the last decade. Dr. Daim is recognized worldwide for his research leadership in roadmapping and forecasting technologies. He has published over 200 refereed journal papers, more than 20 special issues and more than 20 books. He made more than 200 conference presentations and gave several keynote lectures. He sits on the board of many academic institutions and industrial organizations.

Research Interests & Expertise

  • Technology Roadmapping

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Editor in Chief, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management

Ranked top researcher in Technology Roadmapping and Forecasting

Awards & Honors

  • Honorary Chair Professor title by Chaoyang University of Technology (2019)
  • R&D Advisory Board member for TUPRAS (Turkey) (2018)
  • Leading Research Fellowship at National Research University Higher School of Economics in Moscow (2018-2020)
  • David E Wedge Award for Excellence in Teaching by Portland State University (2017)
  • President of Omega  Rho, International Honor Society in Operations Research and Management Science (2014 - 2016)
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Education
  • BS, Mechanical Engineering
    Bogazici University
  • MS, Mechanical Engineering
    Lehigh University
  • PhD, Systems Science: Engineering Management
    Portland State University
  • MS, Engineering Management
    Portland State University