Menu Close
Professor of Operations Management & Business Analytics, Carey Business School, Johns Hopkins University

Tinglong Dai is a Professor of Operations Management and Business Analytics at the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School. At Johns Hopkins, He is on the leadership team of the university-wide Business of Health Initiative and the executive committee of the Institute for Data Intensive Engineering and Science.

As a world-renowned expert in healthcare analytics, Dr. Dai has been quoted hundreds of times in the media, including Associated Press, Bloomberg, CNN, Fortune, New York Times, NPR, USA Today, Wall Street Journal, and Washington Post, and has appeared in national and international TV such as CNBC, PBS NewsHour, and Sky News. In 2021, he was named as one of the World's Best 40 Under 40 Business School Professors by Poets & Quants.

His research has been published in leading academic journals, including Management Science, M&SOM, Marketing Science, and Operations Research, and has won numerous best paper awards. He earned a PhD (2013) in Operations Management and Robotics from Carnegie Mellon University.

Experience

  • 2021–present
    Professor of Operations Management & Business Analytics , Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School
  • 2018–2021
    Associate Professor of Operations Management & Business Analytics , Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School
  • 2013–2018
    Assistant Professor of Operations Management & Business Analytics, Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School

Education

  • 2013 
    Carnegie Mellon University, PhD in Operations Management/Robotics

Publications

  • 2021
    Transforming COVID-19 Vaccines into Vaccination: Challenges and Opportunities for Management Scientists, Health Care Management Science
  • 2021
    A Theory of Interior Peaks: Activity Sequencing and Selection for Service Design, Manufacturing & Service Operations Management
  • 2021
    Clinical Ambiguity and Conflicts of Interest in Interventional Cardiology Decision‐Making, Manufacturing & Service Operations Management
  • 2021
    Co-opetition in Service Clusters with Waiting-Area Entertainment, Manufacturing & Service Operations Management
  • 2021
    Prioritizing Surgical Cases Deferred by the COVID-19 Pandemic: An Ethics-Inspired Algorithmic Framework for Health Leaders, BMJ Leader
  • 2021
    A Nonprofit Public Utility Approach to Enhance Next-Generation Vaccine Manufacturing Capacity, Population Health Management
  • 2021
    Incentive Design for Operations-Marketing Multitasking, Management Science
  • 2020
    PPE Supply Chain Needs Data Transparency and Stress Testing, Journal of General Internal Medicine
  • 2020
    Impact of COVID-19: The Case for AI-Inspired Digital Transformation, OR/MS Today
  • 2020
    Innovative Online Platforms: Research Opportunities, Manufacturing & Service Operations Management
  • 2020
    Covid-19 Created an Elective Surgery Backlog. How Can Hospitals Get Back on Track?, Harvard Business Review
  • 2020
    Health Organizational Design: Information Exchange and Accountability, Wiley StatsRef: Statistics Reference Online
  • 2020
    Colorectal cancer services during the COVID-19 pandemic, British Journal of Surgery
  • 2020
    Healthcare Operations Management: A Snapshot of Emerging Research, Manufacturing & Service Operations Management
  • 2020
    Jumping the Line, Charitably: Analysis and Remedy of Donor-Priority Rule, Management Science
  • 2020
    Conspicuous by Its Absence: Diagnostic Expert Testing Under Uncertainty, Marketing Science
  • 2019
    Heart analytics: Analytical modeling of cardiovascular care, Naval Research Logistics
  • 2019
    Salesforce Contracting Under Uncertain Demand and Supply: Double Moral Hazard and Optimality of Smooth Contracts, Marketing Science
  • 2018
    Handbook of Healthcare Analytics, John Wiley & Sons
  • 2017
    Imaging room and beyond: The underlying economics behind physicians' test-ordering behavior in outpatient services, Manufacturing and Service Operations Management
  • 2016
    Contracting for on-time delivery in the U.S. Influenza vaccine supply Chain, Manufacturing and Service Operations Management
  • 2016
    Impact of Inventory on Quota-bonus Contracts with Rent Sharing, Operations Research
  • 2016
    Automated multilateral negotiation on multiple issues with private information, INFORMS Journal on Computing
  • 2013
    Salesforce compensation with inventory considerations, Management Science

Professional Memberships

  • Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS)