Operations and Information Technology Management faculty study and teach manufacturing and service operations management, management of information technology, operations research, and decision analysis. Current work includes semiconductor yield management, information management on the Internet, information technology in financial markets, electronic markets, testing of digital circuits, management of product variety in supply chains and new product development in software industry.
The Supply Chain Management Initiative and the Fisher Center for Information Technology and Management have created opportunities for extended interaction with industry. In line with the inter-disciplinary focus of the school, faculty members conduct research with other groups at Haas as well as with other departments at Berkeley. The OITM group is also actively involved in the Management of Technology program offered jointly with the College of Engineering.