McDonough School of Business

Volodymyr Babich

Volodymyr Babich is the Dean's Professor of Operations and Information Management at the McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University. In the past, he has been a visiting Associate Professor at the London Business School, a visiting scholar at Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago, a visiting scholar at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, and an Assistant Professor at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. He earned his Ph.D. in Operations Research from Case Western Reserve University, Weatherhead School of Management. He holds M.S. degrees in Management Science and Mathematics.

Prof. Babich’s research interests are the interface of operations and finance, supply risk management, supply chain management, energy and sustainability, entrepreneurship, and innovative technologies. His research has been supported by the National Science Foundation, and various university and industry grants. His papers have been published in leading Operations Research, Operations Management, and Industrial Engineering journals. Prof. Babich serves as an associate editor for Management Science, Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, and Naval Research Logistics, and as a senior editor for Production and Operations Management journals. He is an active member of INFORMS, as well as the POMS and the MSOM societies. He has served twice as the Chair of the MSOM Special Interest Group on the Interface of Finance, Operations, and Risk Management (iFORM).