Sheldon H. Jacobson has published 168 papers in peer-reviewed journals (as of 5/10/2017), 11 book chapters, 48 conference proceedings, 22 professional and editorial publications, and delivered over 450 presentation, seminars and posters at conferences, universities, and research laboratories around the world. He has directed 21 Ph.D. dissertations and been awarded over $4.5M of research support, including 10 grants totaling $1.8M from the National Science Foundation and 10 grants totaling $2.6M from the Air Force Office of Scientific Research. He created two research videos (“A Health Collaboration: Pediatric Immunization and Operations Research”, “Aviation Security: Researching the Risk.”) and three websites (bracketodds.cs.illinois.edu, electionanalytics.cs.illinois.edu, drivingobesity.cs.illinois.edu). He has been recognized with numerous awards, including the Award for Technical Innovation in Industrial Engineering (twice), the IIE Outstanding Publication Award, and a Guggenheim Fellowship. His research has been reported in the Washington Post, the Chicago Tribune, the Los Angeles Times, and the Boston Globe, editorialized in the New York Times, discussed in Business Week, Forbes, and Kiplinger, and in person on CNBC's Street Signs and The Closing Bell, MSNBC’s Weekends with Alex Witt, Washington Post Radio, and The Osgood Files on CBS radio. He is an elected Fellow of the Institute of Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) and the Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE).