Edieal J. Pinker

Deputy Dean and BearingPoint 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. 



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


  • International Experience: Israel MGT 416
  • Healthcare Operations MGT 879
  • Operations Engine MGT 422

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