Eastern Michigan University
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Mariana Nicolae

Assistant Professor of Operations Management and Supply Chain Management

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Ph.D.    University of South Carolina
M.B.A.    University of Montana

Professional Summary

Courses Taught

OM 374 Introduction to Operations Management
SCM 420 Operations Planning and Scheduling in Supply Chain
SCM 624 Operations Planning and Scheduling in Supply Chain

Research Interests & Projects

Service operations, healthcare management, retail operations management, supply chain management

Selected Publications

Nicolae, M., Arıkan, M., Deshpande, V., Ferguson, M. “Do bags fly free? An empirical analysis of the operational implications of airline baggage fees”. To appear in Management Science.

Nicolae, M., Ferguson, M., Garrow, L. 2016. “Measuring the benefit of offering auxiliary services: Do bag-checkers differ in their sensitivities to differences in airline itinerary attributes?”. Production and Operations Management, 25 (10), 1689-1708.

Nair, A., Nicolae, M., Narasimhan, R. 2013. “Examining the impact of clinical quality and clinical flexibility on cardiology unit performance - Does experiential quality act as a specialized complementary asset?”. Journal of Operations Management, 31 (7-8), 505-522.

Professional Affiliations

Production and Operations Management Society
Decision Sciences Institute
Institute of Supply Management