Boxiao (Beryl) Chen


Assistant Professor of Operations Management
Department of Information and Decision Sciences
College of Business Administration
University of Illinois at Chicago

Phone: (312) 996-2679
Address: 2410 University Hall, 601 S Morgan St, Chicago, IL 60607


  • Ph.D. in Industrial and Operations Engineering, 2010-2016, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

  • M.Sc. in Industrial and Operations Engineering, 2010-2012, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

  • B.Sc. in Financial Mathematics, 2006-2010, Shandong University, China

Industry Experiences

  • Corporate Analytics Consultant, 2012-2015, Ford Research, Dearborn, MI

  • Corporate Strategy Summer Intern, 2014, Gap Inc., San Francisco, CA

  • Corporate Analytics Summer Intern, 2012, 2013, Ford Research, Dearborn, MI

Research Interests

  • Methodology: Data-Driven Algorithms, Online Learning Algorithms, Stochastic Modeling and Optimization, Customer Choice Models

  • Application: Pricing and Revenue Management, Inventory and Supply Chain Management, Energy, Retailing

Regular Courses

  • Supply Chain Management

  • Operations Management

  • Revenue Management