As a COE member, you have exclusive access to the leadership, industry research, and expertise of our in-house experts. A broad base of knowledge among our faculty and researchers translates into a sharp, customized focus for your organization’s operational excellence challenges.
Here's a look at the research-driven insights coming from our COE associate directors and affiliated Fisher College of Business Department of Management Sciences, courtesy our Think Op-Ex blog and Fisher news:
Our Fisher faculty researching operations topics are publishing year-round in the world's top journals. Here's a look at recent publishing activity:
S.M. Handley and J.V. Gray, "Managing Quality in a Heterogeneous Contract Manufacturing Environment," Decision Sciences 44, no. 6 (2015): 1011-1048.
J.V. Gray, E. Siemsen and G. Vasudeva, "Collocation Still Matters: Conformance Quality and the Interdependence of R&D and Manufacturing in the Pharmaceutical Industry," Management Science 61, no. 11 (2015): 2760-2781.
J.V. Gray and S.M. Handley, "Managing Contrat Manufacturer Quality in the Presnce of Performance Ambiguity," Journal of Operations Management 38 (2015): 41-55.
Craig, Nathan, Nicole DeHoratius, Yan Jiang, and Diego Klabjan. 2015. "Execution Quality: An Analysis of Fulfillment Errors in a Retail Distribution Center.'' Journal of Operations Management 38, pp. 25-40.
Chandrasekaran, A., Linderman, K., 2015. Managing Knowledge Creation in High-Tech R&D
Projects: A Multi-method Study. Decision Sciences 46(2), 267-300.
Chandrasekaran, A., Linderman, K., Schroeder, R.G.2015. The Role of Project and Organizational Context in Managing High-Tech R&D Projects. Production and Operations Management 24(4) 560-586.
Mishra, A., Chandrasekaran A., MacCormack, A., 2015. "Collaboration in Multi-Partner R&D
Projects: The Impact of Partnering Scale and Scope," Journal of Operations Management 33-34 (1-14).
J. Sterman, R. Oliva, K. Linderman, and E. Bendoly, “System Dynamics perspectives and modeling opportunities for research in Operations Management,” Journal of Operations Management 2015.
Esenduran, G. and E. Kemahlioglu-Ziya, 2015, "A Comparison of Product Take-Back Compliance Schemes," Production and Operations Management, Vol. 24(1), pp 71-88.
Gray, J.V., G. Anand, A.V. Roth. "The Influence of ISO 9000 Certifications on Process Compliance," 2015. Production and Operations Management,24:3, 369-382
Gardner, J., K.K. Boyer, J.V. Gray. 2015. "Operational and Strategic Information Processing: Complementing Healthcare IT Infrastructure," Journal of Operations Management,33-34, 123-129
E. Bendoly, “Systems Dynamics Understanding in Project Execution: Information Sharing Quality and Psychological Safety,” Production and Operations Management 2014.
E. Bendoly, M. Swink, and W. Simpson, “Prioritizing and Monitoring Concurrent Project Work: Effects on Switching Behavior,” Production and Operations Management 23, no. 5 (2014): 847-860.
F. Salvador, A. Chandrasekaran, and T. Sohail, "Product Configuration, Ambidexterity and Firm Performance in the Context of Industrial Equipment Manufacturing," Journal of Operations Management32, no. 4 (2014): 138-153.
Buxel, H., G. Esenduran and S. Griffin, 2014, "Strategic Sustainability: Creating Business Value with Life Cycle Analysis", Business Horizons, Vol. 58, pp 109-122.
A. Ivanova, J.V. Gray, K.K. Sinha, "Towards a Unifying Theory of Management Standard Implementation: The Case of ISO 9001 and ISO 14001," International Journal of Operations and Production Management23, no. 10 (2014): 1269-1306.
J.V. Gray and B. Massimino, "The Effect of Language Differences and National Culture on Plant-Level Process Compliance," Production and Operations Management 23, no. 6 (2014): 1042-1056.
E. Bendoly, “Real-Time Feedback and Booking Behavior in the Hospitality Industry: Moderating the Balance Between Imperfect Judgment and Imperfect Prescription,” Journal of Operations Management 31, nos. 1-2 (2013): 62-71.
E. Bendoly, A. Bharadwaj, S. Bharadwaj. 2012. Complementary drivers of NPD performance: cross-functional coordination, information system capability, and intelligence quality. Production and Operations Management21(4). pp. 653-667.
W.C. Benton Jr., “A Profitability Evaluation of America’s Best Hospitals, 2000-2008,” Decision Sciences Journal (2013).
S.M. Handley and J.V. Gray, "Inter-Organizational Quality Management: The Use of Contractual Incentives and Monitoring Mechanisms with Outsourced Manufacturing," Production and Operations Management22, no. 6 (2013): 1540-1556.
J. V. Gray, K. Skowronski, G. Esenduran, and J. Rungtusanatham, "The Reshoring Phenomenon: What Supply Chain Academics Ought to Know and Should Do," Journal of Supply Chain Management49, no. 2 (2013): 27-33.
J. Gray, K. Skowronski, G. Esenduran, and M. Rungtusanatham, “The Reshoring Phenomenon: What Supply Chain Academics Ought to Know and Should Do,” Journal of Supply Chain Management (2013).
T. Clottey, W.C. Benton, and R. Srivastava, “Forecasting Product Returns for Remanufacturing Operations” Decision Sciences Journal 43, no. 4 (2012): 589-614.
S. Handley, W.C. Benton Jr., “Control, Coordination, and Complex Global Services,” Journal of Operations Management (2012).S. Handley, W.C. Benton Jr., “Mediated Power and Outsourcing Relationships,” Journal of Operations Management (2012).
S. Handley and W.C. Benton Jr., “The Influence of Exchange Hazards and Power on Opportunism in Outsourcing Relationships,” Journal of Operations Management 30, nos. 1-2 (2012): 55-68.
M. Gadkari, A. Chandrasekaran, "The Emergency Department (ED) at the Burton Group of Hospitals - Application of Lean and Value Stream Mapping," Operations Management Education Review 6 (2012): 59-78.
A. Chandrasekaran, C. Senot, K. Boyer, "Process Management Impact on Clinical and Experiential Quality: Managing Tensions Between Safe and Patient-Centered Healthcare," Manufacturing and Service Operations Management14, no. 4 (2012): 548-566.
A. Chandrasekaran and A. Mishra, "Task Design, Team Context and Psychological Safety: An Empirical Analysis of R&D Projects in High Technology Organizations," Production and Operations Management21, no. 6 (2012): 977-996.
A. Chandrasekaran, K. Linderman, and R.G. Schroeder, "Antecedents to Ambidexterity Competency in High-Technology Organizations," Journal of Operations Management30, nos. 1-2 (2012): 134-151.
Gray, J.V., K. Skowronski, G. Esenduran, and M.J. Rungtusanatham, "The Reshoring Phenomenon: What Supply Chain Academics Ought to Know and Should Do," Journal of Supply Chain Management49, no. 2 (2012): 27-33.
G. Anand, J.V. Gray, and E. Siemsen, "Decay, Shock, and Renewal: Operational Routines and Process Entropy in the Pharmaceutical Industry," Organization Science23, no. 6 (2012): 1700-1716.