Armann Ingolfsson, PhD, SM, BSc

Professor, Alberta School of Business - Department of Accounting and Business Analytics

Fall Term 2023 (1850)

OM 701 - Introduction to Operations Management Research

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

This course provides a general introduction to the major research fields of operations management (OM). The focus will be on reading and evaluating current papers from prominent OM journals. The theory of science and the review process will be briefly discussed. Students are expected to have as mathematical background the equivalent of an upper-level undergraduate or first-year graduate courses in optimization and probability or stochastic modeling. This course may be appropriate for some graduate students in engineering or computing science. Prerequisite: A graduate or undergraduate course in operations management. Open to all doctoral students or with the written permission of the instructor. Approval of the Business PhD Program Director is also required for non-PhD students.

LECTURE A01 (89225)

2023-09-05 - 2023-12-08
TR 15:00 - 16:20 (T B-104)

Winter Term 2024 (1860)

OM 421 - Data Visualization

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Visual displays of quantitative information include charts, tables, maps, dashboards, animations, and more. Such displays can be used to understand, to inform, and to convince. This course will focus on strategies for carefully and clearly communicating analytical findings to the people who need to take action based on them. We will learn to use both basic tools (MS Excel) and advanced tools (Tableau and R) to create visual displays. Evaluation components will include assignments, presentations, and exams (midterm and final exam). Prerequisites: MGTSC 312.

LECTURE B01 (18266)

2024-01-08 - 2024-04-12
TR 11:00 - 12:20 (BUS 1-10)

LECTURE B02 (18267)

2024-01-08 - 2024-04-12
TR 14:00 - 15:20 (BUS 1-06)