Robert Swinney

Operations Management
Duke University, Fuqua School of Business

Robert Swinney is an Associate Professor in the Operations Management group at the Duke University Fuqua School of Business. His research focuses on multiple player problems in supply chain management with a particular concentration on the impact of customer behavior on firm decision-making, social and environmental responsibility in supply chains, and the operations of start-up firms. His domains of expertise include retailing, manufacturing, and the automotive, apparel, and consumer electronics industries.

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  • Duke Fuqua School of Business: OPERATNS 820 Operations Management (Daytime MBA core), 2014
  • Stanford Graduate School of Business: OIT 262 Operations (MBA core), 2009 - 2013; OIT 269 Sloan Operations (Sloan Masters core), 2010 - 2011; OIT 643 Special Topics in Supply Chain Management (PhD), 2013 (co-taught with Hau Lee)