HADM 9310: Service and Healthcare Operations

Spring. 1.5 credits. Letter grades only.

Enrollment limited to: Ph.D. students.


  • Vincent Slaugh (vws8) - Spring 2024
  • Meng Qi (mq56) - Spring 2024


This course will focus on research that is being conducted within the growing domain of service operations.  This includes, but is not limited to, the hospitality industry, healthcare, non-routine (e.g., white collar) services, transparency, collaboration, queuing management, workforce scheduling, and more. The course will use a combination of research papers and textbook chapters to cover some of the key results in the area of service operations and examine some of the recent research taking place in the field. Methodologies considered might include empirical data analysis, field and laboratory experiments, and analytical modeling.