Alex F. Mills has joined the Zicklin School of Business at Baruch College as Associate Professor in the Narendra Paul Loomba Department of Management and Academic Director of the Executive MBA in Healthcare Administration.
Professor Mills studies Operations Management with a focus on healthcare services. His research focuses on healthcare system response to disruptions, demand management, allocation of healthcare provider resources, and economic incentives in healthcare. He makes use of a wide range of methodology, including stochastic modeling, optimization, and simulation. His research has been published in Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, Operations Research, and Production and Operations Management. His working paper was named the 2018 Best Paper by the College of Healthcare Operations Management, Production and Operations Management Society
Prior to his appointment to the Zicklin faculty, Professor Mills was Associate Professor of Operations and Decision Technologies at the Kelley School of Business, Indiana University, where taught graduate and undergraduate courses in supply chain management, service systems, and stochastic modeling, and received the prestigious Trustees Teaching Award. Professor Mills received his PhD in Statistics and Operations Research from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.