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Indiana University Bloomington

Operations & Decision Technologies

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"The faculty at Kelley are amazing to work with. The Academy students are really engaged and are very impressive."
Casey Wayson,
Recruiter, Eaton Corp.


The Department of Operations and Decision Technologies faculty members are known for their willingness to mentor and advise students, and their acclaimed research. The areas of study include:

Our faculty members are outstanding teachers and researchers. They have earned more than 120 teaching awards, and have received research grants and curriculum development grants from national, state, and corporate sources. They have received research grants and curriculum development grants exceeding $1.2 million since 2000 from national, state, and corporate sources.

Notice: Our Hodge Hall Undergraduate Center is under construction. If you are planning a visit to any person or office listed with a “Business School” address (and not Godfrey Center or Indianapolis), please email first for their current location.

Faculty Member Contact Professional Interests
Frank Akaiwa Senior Lecturer fakaiwa [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-2677
Business School
Business Process Management, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Enterprise Applications, XML Tools and Techniques, Database Management and Spreadsheet Analysis Tools and Techniques, Emerging Technologies
S. Albright Professor Emeritus

Business School
Spreadsheet Modeling for Optimization, Statistical Analysis and Simulation, Developing Excel Add-ins for Statistics, Statistics for Research, Stochastic Models in Management Science, Quantitative Methods for MBA Core, Web Page Development and Database Access with .NET, Data Mining, VBA for Excel
Goker Aydin Associate Professor ayding [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-5921
Business School
Supply Chain Management; Revenue Management; Retail Operations; Interactions among Pricing, Product Variety and Operations Decisions
Hillol Bala Assistant Professor hbala [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-2607
Business School
IT-enabled business process change and management, IT use and impacts, Strategic use of IT in health care, Enterprise systems implementation
J. Doug Blocher Associate Professor dblocher [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-2667
Business School
Customer Order Scheduling, Changeover Scheduling, Supply Chain Management, Lead Time/Cycle Time Reduction
Kurt Bretthauer Professor kbrettha [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-3487
Business School
Service Operations Management, Healthcare Services, Supply Chain Management
Carl Briggs Clinical Associate Professor briggsc [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-3489
Business School
Enterprise Project Management, Analytical Techniques for Supply Chain Procurement, Simulation Modeling Tools and Techniques, Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, including distance/online learning
Dan Carroll Lecturer dc25 [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-2210
Business School
Operations Strategy and Management, Global Supply Chain Management, Business Analytics, Strategic Sourcing, Corporate Outreach, Leadership Development and Career Counseling
Kyle Cattani Associate Professor kcattani [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-2665
Business School
Operations Management, Supply Chain Management, Managing Operations in the Presence of Uncertainty, Managing Product End of Life, Mass Customization
Ruomeng Cui Assistant Professor cuir [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-9984
Business School
Supply Chains, Information Sharing, Forecasting, Empirical Studies in Operations, Inventory Management, Social Media Information in Operations
Rex Cutshall Senior Lecturer rcutshal [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 856-0112
Business School
Management science applications to OM education, Quality Management, Educational theory of OM education, Operations Management, Strategic Sourcing
Alan Dennis Professor ardennis [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-2691
Business School
Collaboration Technologies, Knowledge Management, Data Communications, The Internet
Joshua Dennis Lecturer jsdennis [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail

Business School
Financial Systems Consulting, ERP, Project Management, MIS & Corporate Strategy, Business Process Improvement, Venture Capital / Private Equity, Public Accounting, Tax, Change Management, SMB
Scott Dobos Senior Lecturer scdobos [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-5730
Business School
Supply Chain Management, Lean Manufacturing, Strategic Sourcing, Operations Management, Enterprise Systems
Tony Gerth Clinical Associate Professor tgerth [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-9978
Business School
IS leadership and the role of the CIO, IT organizational effectiveness, IT investment benefits realization, management consulting
Jonathan Helm Assistant Professor helmj [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-3486
Business School
Healthcare Operations Management; Patient Flow and Healthcare Resource Management; Service Operations Management; Medical Decision Making
John Hill Clinical Assistant Professor hilljoh [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-2729
Business School
ODT Supply Chain and Operations, Operation & Decision Technologies
Shanshan Hu Assistant Professor hush [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 856-2342
Business School
General Interests: Capacity Management, Procurement, Energy Markets -Strategic Procurement and Investment in Capacity -Revenue Management with Limited Inventory -Procurement Auctions and Mechanisms Design -Stochastic Control and Financial Engineering, Applications in Energy Industry
F. Jacobs Professor Emeritus jacobs [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail

Business School
Supply Chain Design, Supply Chain Planning and Control, Enterprise Resource Planning Systems
Kari Johnson Senior Lecturer karkajoh [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 856-5290
Business School
The Computer in Business, Technology in Business
Vijay Khatri Associate Professor vkhatri [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-2581
Business School
Data lifecycle management, Data visualization, Predictive analytics, Semiotics and database design, Cognitive aspects of data management, Data governance
J. Eric Kinser Senior Lecturer jkinser [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 856-2670
Business School
Visual Basic for Applications, Business Analytics
Alex Lopes Clinical Associate Professor alopes [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 856-3357
Business School
Online information goods; Collaboration technologies; Face-to-face and online social networks; IS educational initiatives.
Rhonda Lummus Clinical Professor rlummus [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-2669
Business School
Supply chain planning, demand planning, implications of information systems technology on supply chain management, and supply chain flexibility
Vincent Mabert Professor Emeritus mabert [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail

Business School
Workforce Planning, e-Procurement, Product Development, Enterprise Planning Systems, Reverse Auctions
Anne Massey Professor amassey [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-3483
Business School
Technology-based innovation, social media and virtual worlds, computer-supported collaborative work, usability, e-health
Alex Mills Assistant Professor millsaf [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-3484
Business School
Healthcare Operations Management, Service Systems, Stochastic Models, Simulation
Jay Newquist Senior Lecturer jnewquis [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 856-2679
Business School
SOA/BPM, RFID, Open Source
James Patterson Professor Emeritus

Business School
Project Management, Mathematical Programming, Operations Management, Decision Support Systems, Statistics
Alfonso Pedraza-Martinez Assistant Professor alpedraz [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-6227
Business School
Humanitarian Operations and Crisis Management, Sustainability, Operations Management in Emerging Markets, Global Supply Chains
Aaron Perry Senior Lecturer abperry [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 856-0609
Business School
Sports Information Systems, Data Mining, Predictive Modeling, Health and Clinical Informatics
Bipin Prabhakar Clinical Associate Professor bkprabha [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-5622
Godfrey Center,
Room 2000P
Enterprise Resource Planning (SAP), Information Systems Risk and Security
Paul Serex Senior Lecturer pserex [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 856-0676
Business School
Business Modeling, including Turnaround Management, New Venture Analysis, Project Management and Analytical Modeling, Decision Science, Operations Management, Process Modeling
Ash Soni Professor soni [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-8489
Godfrey Center,
Room 3006
Enterprise Systems and Applications, Emerging Technologies, Operations Research & Business Analytics, Supply Chain Management, Computer Simulation
Gilvan Associate Professor gsouza [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-3491
Business School
Operations Management, Supply Chain Management, Closed-Loop Supply Chains, Technology Management, Sustainable Operations, Remanufacturing, Reverse Logistics
Ramesh Venkataraman Professor venkat [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 856-7852
Business School
Data Modeling, Heterogeneous Databases, Virtual Teams and Groupware, Usability in Mobile Systems, Software Engineering, Database Design
Munirpallam Venkataramanan Professor venkatar [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-0245
Room BY 113
Technology Management, Decision Support Systems, Supply Chain management, Computer Simulation, Enterprise Resource Planning
Bradley Wheeler Professor bwheeler [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-3478
2709 E. Tenth Street
Net-enabled Organizations, Open Source Software, Innovation with Digital Networks, CIO Executive Leadership, Executive Leadership of IT Strategy, Executive Programs in Business-IT Effectiveness
Wayne Winston Professor Emeritus winston [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-3495
Business School
Spreadsheet Models, Applied Probability, Dynamic Programming, Quality Control, Math and Sports
Douglas Woodhouse Lecturer dwoodhou [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 856-0625
Business School
Getting Things Done: Strategic Analysis, Business Transformation, Change Management, Program Management, Business Analysis, Business Process Re-engineering, Outsourcing, Offshoring, Procurement, Negotiations
Owen Wu Associate Professor owenwu [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-2676
Business School
Operations management of conventional and renewable energy resources; Investment strategies in energy supply chains; Incentive issues in energy markets, energy supply contracts, and demand management; Empirical research on operations management and financial performance; Supply chain risk management
Lucy Yan Assistant Professor yanlucy [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-3369
Business School
Social Networks and Large-Scale Data Analysis, Social Media in Healthcare, Business Analytics and Data-driven Decision Making, Economics of Information Systems, Mobile/Internet Marketing
Qiuping Yu Assistant Professor qiupyu [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-2669
Business School
Service Operations, Empirical Operations Management, Business Analytics, Structure Estimations, Consumer Behavior, Queuing Systems, Optimization
Jingjing Zhang Assistant Professor jjzhang [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-2661
Business School
Personalization and Recommender Systems; Business Intelligence; Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining; Human-Computer Interaction