Dr. Elliot Bendoly is a Full Professor in the Management Sciences department of the Fisher College of Business, at the Ohio State University. Before joining Fisher, Dr. Bendoly was the Caldwell Research Fellow and Associate Professor in Information Systems and Operations Management at the Goizueta Business School of Emory University. Hi pre-academy industry experience includes work as research engineer for the Intel Corporation. He holds a PhD from Indiana University in the fields of Operations Management and Decision Sciences, with an Information Systems specialization in ERP and Knowledge Management. More recently he has been involved with coursework on modern analytics and visualization, IT-supported service operations and DSS development for managers.
The professor serves as Senior Editor at the Production and Operations Management journal (Behavioral Operations and Management of Technology departments) and as Associate Editor for the Journal of Operations Management. His own publications in POM and JOM, combined with his works in Information Systems Research, MIS Quarterly and Journal of Applied Psychology, represent no less than 20 published academic articles. He has authored no less than an additional 30 articles in outlets including the Decision Sciences, Journal of Supply Chain Management, EJOR, IJOPM and Decision Support Systems. His current research interests are split between studies into the effectiveness of Operations/IT alignment, and investigations in the Behavioral Operations domain: Collaboration/group dynamics; and Work policies/task complexity/uncertainty.
Dr. Bendoly is the author of “Excel Basics to Black Belt” (Cambridge Press 2013, 2008), a book on which his acclaimed elective is based (www.excel-blackbelt.com). He is also the co-editor of “Strategic ERP Extension and Use” (Stanford Press 2005) and the “Handbook of Research in Enterprise Systems” (Sage 2010). His most recent textbook project is the "Handbook of Behavioral Operations Management" (Oxford 2015 forthcoming), a text on learning/training activities highlighting behavioral phenomena in operations management contexts. Personal research site: www.bizbreed.com Course site: www.excel-blackbelts.com