Zhibin (Ben) Yang is an associate professor in the Department of Operations and Business Analytics and the James F. and Shirley J. Rippey Research Scholar at the Lundquist College of Business. His expertise includes production and operations management, supply chain management, and machine learning. His research on these topics has been published in publications including Management Science, Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, and Handbook of Information Exchange in Supply Chain Management.
Yang received his PhD in industrial and operations engineering from the University of Michigan. Prior to attending graduate school, he worked as an engineer, technical salesperson, and technical consultant in China for six years.