Edieal J. Pinker

Professor of Operations Research

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Professor Pinker’s research interests include service supply chains, the use of flexible workforces, work and workflow design in healthcare, online auctions and responses to terrorist threats among others. He serves on the editorial boards of several leading journals in his field. Pinker has consulted for the United States Postal Service, the financial services industry and the auto industry. His work has been published in leading journals such as  Operations Research, Management Science, Manufacturing and Service Operations Management, IIE Transactions, Production and Operations Management, and the Communications of the Association of Computing Machinery. 

Education

  • PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Operations), 1996
  • MS, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Operations Research), 1993
  • BA, Columbia University, 1989

Courses

Advanced Business Analytics with Spreadsheets
MGT 809
Spreadsheet Modeling
MGT 409
Healthcare Operations
MGT 879
Service Operations Management
MGT 875
International Experience: Israel
MGT 416

Publications

Selected Articles

H.-H. Lee, E. Pinker and R. Shumsky
Management Science
2011
G. Dobson, S. Hasija and E. J. Pinker
Production and Operations Management
2011
G. Dobson, H.-H. Lee and E. Pinker
Operations research
2010
E. Pinker, A. Seidmann and Y. Vakrat
European Journal of Operational Research
2010
E. Pinker, R. Shumsky, H.-H. Lee and S. Hasija
System Sciences (HICSS), 2010 43rd Hawaii International Conference on
2010