Learn the science behind value creation with the Michigan Ross technology and operations faculty.

The Michigan Ross Technology & Operations faculty members merge theory and practice to show you the science of value creation, along with the enabling technologies. 

You’ll learn how operations, supply chain management, and technology touch every part of an organization. Michigan Ross faculty members reach out not only to industry, but to other schools at the University of Michigan to inform both teaching and research. The Tauber Institute for Global Operations is a pioneering partnership between Ross and U-M’s acclaimed College of Engineering that gives you access to a deep pool of industry, academic, and peer expertise.

Our faculty members are renowned experts in how to create social value through operations management, global supply chains, information technology, and the integration of these ideas into practice.

Damian Beil, Chair

Susan Booth, Faculty Support Administrator

Technology & Operations Faculty Directory

Damian Beil
Donald C. Cook Professor of Business Administration
Professor of Technology and Operations
Chair of Technology and Operations
Damian Beil is the Area Chair for the Technology & Operations group at Ross. He teaches the MBA operations management core and an elective on...
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Technology & Operations PhD Program

Social value is created when something is transformed into something else, of higher value to society.

The Technology & Operations department focuses on the design and management of value-creating transformation processes and their enabling technologies.

The Technology & Operations faculty lead their field in both research and teaching by leveraging a unique combination of Ross School programs. Established infrastructure, such as the Tauber Institute for Global Operations and the Ross School’s distinctive Multi-disciplinary Action Projects (MAP), can efficiently put faculty in touch with senior managers in a problem-solving context. This builds our faculty’s institutional knowledge, credibility in the classroom, and ability to identify problems of high business relevance.

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Behavioral Operations Management Summer Institute

Behavioral Operations Management Summer Institute

Twenty-nine doctoral students from universities around the world participated in the inaugural Behavioral Operations Management Summer Institute held at Michigan Ross in June 2019. The institute provided students interested in behavioral research with a solid foundation to make contributions to the field.

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Technology & Operations at Michigan Ross

T&O Events

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Get details on specific courses including key required classes and electives for Michigan Ross degree programs.

The Technology & Operations faculty lead their field in both research and teaching by leveraging a unique combination of Ross School programs. 

Seminar Series for the Technology & Operations department.  

The Tauber Institute partnership between Ross and the College of Engineering provides tools for success in operations, supply chain, or manufacturing.

Learn from the best and connect with industry. See how the Ross Master of Supply Chain Management Program can transform your career.

Ross Technology and Operations Department offers several Elective and Capstone courses for BBA and MBA students 

Business+Tech provides opportunities for students across campus of every comfort level to learn, grow, and experience real-world tech concepts in action through cross-disciplinary events, a wide variety of courses, and alliances with organizations, faculty, and alumni.