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Elizabeth J. Durango-Cohen Biography

Elizabeth J. Durango-Cohen

Elizabeth J. Durango-Cohen
Associate Professor of Operations Management

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312.906.6579

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Main Campus, IIT Tower, 18C7-1
Downtown Campus, Room 418

Education: 

Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, Industrial Engineering and Operations Research
M.S., University of California, Berkeley, Industrial Engineering and Operations Research
B.S., Sonoma State University Applied Mathematics & Computer Science
Certificate in Management of Technology, University of California, Berkeley

Biography: 

Elizabeth Durango-Cohen is Associate Professor of Operations Management at the Stuart School of Business. Prior to joining Stuart, she was a faculty member at the Olin School of Business at Washington University in St. Louis. Her current research focuses on the area of production planning and inventory control in the context of supply chain management. Professor Durango-Cohen has also worked as an intern/consultant for Hewlett-Packard and Solectron corporations.

In 2013, she was awarded a $350,000 grant from the National Science Foundation for the project "Optimizing Direct-Marketing Strategies in Nonprofit Fundraising: An Integrated Framework for Segmentation, Estimation and Control." This three-year grant is a collaborative research effort with Northwestern University.

Research Interests: 

Supply Chain Management
Incentives, Contracts and Information in Supply Chains
Inventory and Production Planning
Capacity/Pricing Issues

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