Eric Webb

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Eric Webb, PhD

Assistant Professor and BBA-OM/BS-IM Academic Director, Department of Operations, Business Analytics, and Information Systems

3343 Carl H. Lindner Hall

513-556-7131

I am an Assistant Professor of Operations and Business Analytics and Program Director of the Operations Management and Industrial Management majors in the Lindner College of Business at the University of Cincinnati. My primary research interests include Energy Operations Management and Behavioral Operations. I came to UC and Cincinnati after graduating with my Ph.D. in Operations Management from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University. Prior to my doctoral studies, I worked as an analytics consultant for Booz Allen Hamilton. View more on my website.

Research Interest
Energy Operations Management, Behavioral Operations

History
Institution: University of Cincinnati
Title: Assistant Professor

Institution: Booz Allen Hamilton
Title: Senior Consultant
End Date: 2013-07-30

Institution: The Aerospace Corporation
Title: Associate Member of the Technical Staff
End Date: 2010-08-15

Awards | Honors
Organization: Service Science Section of INFORMS
Name: Finalist, Best Student Paper
Year Received: 2017

Organization: POMS College of Sustainable Operations
Name: Honorable Mention, Best Student Paper
Year Received: 2017

Education
Institution: Indiana University - Kelley School of Business
Location: Bloomington, IN
Major: Operations Management
Dissertation: Topics in Energy Operations Management
Completed: 2018
Degree: Ph D

Institution: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Location: Chapel Hill, NC
Major: Operations Research
Completed: 2011
Degree: MS

Institution: Case Western Reserve University
Location: Cleveland, OH
Major: Applied Mathematics
Completed: 2009
Degree: BS

Institution: Case Western Reserve University
Location: Cleveland, OH
Major: Systems Biology
Completed: 2009
Degree: BS

Published Contributions
Alan Dennis, Lingyao Yuan, Xuan Feng, Christine Hsieh, Eric Webb, (2020). Digital Nudging: Numeric and Semantic Priming in E-Commerce. Journal of Management Information Systems, vol. 37 (1), pp. 39-65.

Eric Webb, Alex Mills, (2019). Incentive-Compatible Prehospital Triage in Emergency Medical Services.  Production and Operations Management, vol. 28 (9), pp. 2221-2241.

Dan Lithio, Eric Webb, Tim Pennings,  (2006). Optimizing a Volleyball Serve. Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology Undergraduate Math Journal.

Presentations
Title: Mind the Gap:  Coordinating Energy Efficiency and Demand Response
Organization: POMS
Location: Washington, D.C.
Year: 2019

Title: Utility Ownership of Decentralized Combined Heat and Power
Organization: POMS
Location: Washington, D.C.
Year: 2019

Title: Linking Delay Announcements, Abandonment, and Staffing
Organization: INFORMS
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Year: 2018

Title: Linking Delay Announcements, Abandonment, and Staffing
Location: Houston, TX
Year: 2017

Title: Mind the Gap: Coordinating Energy Efficiency and Demand Response
Location: Houston, TX
Year: 2017

Title: Utility Ownership of Decentralized Combined Heat and Power
Location: Houston, TX
Year: 2017

Title: Mind the Gap: Coordinating Energy Efficiency and Demand Response
Location: Chapel Hill, NC
Year: 2017

Title: Mind the Gap: Coordinating Energy Efficiency and Demand Response
Location: Charlottesville, VA
Year: 2017

Title: Linking Delay Announcements, Abandonment, and Staffing
Location: Nashville, TN
Year: 2016

Title: Mind the Gap: Coordinating Energy Efficiency and Demand Response
Location: Nashville, TN
Year: 2016

Title: Predicting Nurse Turnover and Its Impact On Staffing Decisions
Location: Nashville, TN
Year: 2016

Title: Using Past Scores and Regularization to Create a Winning NFL Betting Model
Location: Nashville, TN
Year: 2016

Title: Linking Delay Announcements, Abandonment, and Staffing
Location: Madison, WI
Year: 2016

Title: Incentive-Compatible Prehospital Triage in Emergency Medical Services
Location: Orlando, FL
Year: 2016

Title: Linking Delay Announcements, Abandonment, and Staffing
Location: Orlando, FL
Year: 2016

Title: Mind the Gap: Coordinating Energy Efficiency and Demand Response
Location: Orlando, FL
Year: 2016

Title: Using Data Science to Win at Fantasy Football
Organization: DePauw University Computer Science Department
Location: Greencastle, IN
Year: 2016

Title: Incentive-Compatible Prehospital Triage in Emergency Medical Services
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Year: 2015

Title: Linking Delay Announcements, Abandonment, and Staffing
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Year: 2015

Title: Mind the Gap: Coordinating Energy Efficiency and Demand Response
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Year: 2015

Title: Incentive-Compatible Prehospital Triage in Emergency Medical Services
Location: Dayton, OH
Year: 2014