- Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville
- MBA, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga
- bachelor of mechanical engineering, University of Minnesota
- business modeling and optimization
- business intelligence
- operations research
Professor Roth's research interests focus on financial business models specifically developed to include the impact of contagion.
Dr. Roth is actively involved in the INFORMS organization though presenting and as a session leader at the yearly conferences. In addition she is the secretary for the Financial Services INFORM's Section.