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Faculty - Management Sciences

Nicholas G. Hall


Professor of Management Sciences


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phone: (614) 292-9216
fax: (614) 292-1272
address: 658 Fisher Hall
Fisher College of Business
2100 Neil Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210


PhD, University of California, Berkeley
MA, University of Cambridge
BA, University of Cambridge

Areas of Expertise

  • manufacturing and scheduling
  • applications of operations research
  • health care management
  • production scheduling
  • supply chain management
  • Integration of tactical control decisions in manufacturing


Professor Hall's research has been published in Operations Research, Networks and Annals of Operations Research. He is an associate editor of Operations Research, Management Science and IIE Transactions and the author of over 50 articles in the areas of manufacturing, production, scheduling and applications of management science to a variety of business and public sector problems.

Dr. Hall is director-at-large for INFORMS, past president of Manufacturing and Service Operations Management and one of two academic representatives on the Ohio Steel Industry Advisory Commission. He consults extensively for manufacturing companies and local government and has been a visiting professor at the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University, the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and Saitama University in Japan.

He has presented scholarly papers in Europe, Canada, Japan and Hong Kong. In 1998, he received the Pace Setters Research Award. Dr. Hall teaches at the undergraduate, master's and PhD levels