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Indiana University Bloomington

Operations & Decision Technologies

ODT Widget Faculty

"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.

Faculty Member Contact Professional Interests
Frank Akaiwa Senior Lecturer fakaiwa [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-2677
Business School,
Room 329C
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,
Room 560E
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,
Room 560B
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,
Room 570A
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,
Room 670A
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,
Room 678
Enterprise Project Management, Analytical Techniques for Supply Chain Procurement, Simulation Modeling Tools and Techniques, Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, including distance/online learning
Joyce Byrer Senior Lecturer jbyrer [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-9984
Business School,
Room 676
The Computer in Business, Management Information Systems, Systems Analysis and Design, Systems Implementation, Accounting Information Systems
Lecturer dc25 [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail

Business School,
Room 336
Operation & Decision Technologies
Kyle Cattani Associate Professor kcattani [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-2665
Business School,
Room 670D
Operations Management, Supply Chain Management, Managing Operations in the Presence of Uncertainty, Managing Product End of Life, Mass Customization
Rex Cutshall Senior Lecturer rcutshal [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 856-0112
Business School,
Room 670G
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,
Room 560C
Collaboration Technologies, Knowledge Management, Data Communications, The Internet
Scott Dobos Senior Lecturer scdobos [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-5730
Business School,
Room 570G
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,
Room 674
IS leadership and the role of the CIO, IT organizational effectiveness, IT investment benefits realization, management consulting
H. Heese Visiting Research Associate hheese [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-2729
Business School
Supply Chain Management, Supply Chain Conflict and Coordination, Retail Operations, Healthcare Operations
Jonathan Helm Assistant Professor helmj [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-3486
Business School,
Room 570F
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,
Room 672
ODT Supply Chain and Operations, Operation & Decision Technologies
Shanshan Hu Assistant Professor hush [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 856-2342
Business School,
Room 570D
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 jacobs [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-2676
Business School,
Room 670E
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,
Room 336
The Computer in Business, Technology in Business
Vijay Khatri Associate Professor vkhatri [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-2581
Business School,
Room 560F
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,
Room 682
Visual Basic for Applications, Business Analytics
Alex Lopes Clinical Associate Professor alopes [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 856-3357
Business School,
Room 680
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,
Room 670C
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) 855-8189
Business School,
Room 742
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,
Room 560D
Healthcare Operations Management, Service Systems, Stochastic Models, Simulation
Jay Newquist Senior Lecturer jnewquis [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-9984
Business School,
Room 676
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,
Room 570B
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) 856-0676
Business School,
Room 332
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
Chris Robbins Lecturer chrrobbi [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 856-0734
Business School,
Room 682
Business Intelligence (BI) & Risk Threat Analysis
Paul Serex Senior Lecturer pserex [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 856-0676
Business School,
Room 332
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,
Room 670F
Operations Management, Supply Chain Management, Closed-Loop Supply Chains, Technology Management, Sustainable Operations, Remanufacturing, Reverse Logistics
Ramesh Venkataraman Associate Professor venkat [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 856-7852
Business School,
Room 242
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
1500 N. State Road 46 Bypass,
Room CIB 2709
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,
Room 570E
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,
Room 332
Getting Things Done: Strategic Analysis, Business Transformation, Change Management, Program Management, Business Analysis, Business Process Re-engineering, Outsourcing, Offshoring, Procurement, Negotiations
Lucy Yan Assistant Professor yanlucy [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-3369
Business School,
Room 570C
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
Jingjing Zhang Assistant Professor jjzhang [at] indiana [dot] edu E-mail
(812) 855-2661
Business School,
Room 670B
Personalization and Recommender Systems; Business Intelligence; Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining; Human-Computer Interaction