T.P. (Tommi) Tervonen

Erasmus School of Economics (ESE)
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Member ERIM
Field: Logistics & Information Systems
Affiliated since 2010

Dr Tommi Tervonen is Assistant Professor of Business Intelligent Systems at the Econometric Institute of Erasmus School of Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam. He holds a double doctoral degree, with honours, in Computer and Management Sciences from the Universities of Turku, Finland, and Coimbra, Portugal, respectively. In the past he has worked in Finland, Portugal, Slovakia, and now in The Netherlands, in academia and industry, in various fields ranging from software and security engineering to medical informatics and decision analysis. Tommi is a renowned expert in multi-criteria decision analytical approaches and has published widely in top-tier international peer-reviewed scientific journals such as Decision Support Systems, European Journal of Operational Research, Omega, Statistics in Medicine, Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, and many others. Dr Tervonen serves as an associate editor for Decision Support Systems from July 2014 onwards. His current research concentrates on holistic techniques for preference elicitation and their application in health technology assessment and project portfolio selection.

Editorial positions

  • Decision Support Systems

    Associate Editor

Side positions

  • Aalto University

    Visiting Professor

Past courses


Visiting address

Office: Tinbergen Building H10-23
Burgemeester Oudlaan 50
3062 PA Rotterdam

Postal address

Postbus 1738
3000 DR Rotterdam

Latest publication

Kadzinski, M., Tervonen, T. & Figueira, J.R. (2015). Robust multi-criteria sorting with the outranking preference model and characteristic profiles. Omega, Accepted. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.omega.2014.06.004[go to publisher's site]