Operations Management & Information Technology

Research and teaching in Operations, Supply Chain and Information Technology at HEC is the responsibility of the Department of Operations Management and Information Technology, which includes 12 full-time faculty members from 7 different nationalities.
The Department has expertise in areas, including:Operations Management, supply chain, purchasing, procurement and logistics, sustainable operations, green supply chain, information technology, e-business Strategy, e-government and off-shoring, virtual worlds, online communities and social networks, project management, strategic management of innovation and new product development .
Members of the Department have published articles in numerous journals, such as Communications of the AIS , Journal of Management Information Systems , Management Science , Manufacturing & Service Operations Management , MISQ Executive , Operations Research , Organization Science , Production and Operations Management .
The Operations Management and Information Technology group is responsible for offering core courses and electives in all programs: MSc, MBA, Executive Education and PhD. The Department also coordinates 3 specialized masters programs, 2 executive masters and a specialization in the PhD program.

The Department at a glance

  • 12 full-time professors and 2 affiliate professors
  • Members of the Faculty have published over the last five years: 38 articles in prestigious journals, 8 books, 120 communications in conferences and international symposiums.
  • A Specialization in the PhD Program (Operations & Supply Chain Management).

The Department combines academic rigor with a special focus on relevant industrial issues.

Teaching Programs

Courses in Grande Ecole, MSc, MBA, Executive Education and PhD  

  • Operations Management,
  • Supply Chain management,
  • Purchasing,
  • IT Management,
  • Project Management,
  • New Product Development,
  • Innovation Management - Advanced Quantitative Models in Supply Chain (PhD).


  • Specialized Master Project Management (in collaboration with ISAE),
  • 2  Executive Masters: Global Sourcing-Supply Chain and  IT Management (in collaboration with Mines ParisTech),
  • Majeure Innovation & Entrepreneuriat, EXEDMBA,
  • Certificate Innovation Management in Aeronautics.