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Varun Gupta
PhD Candidate, Operations Management 
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      Instructor

      Managerial Methods in Decision Making Under Uncertainty (OPRE 3360)                                                                     [UTD course profile link]
    • Course Objective:  Introduces the concept of probability and statistics to managerial decision making. Concepts are developed in lecture and exercises using software packages. Topics include: summarizing and presenting data, probability theory, sampling, estimation, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing, regression, and ANOVA. Emphasis is given to modeling and solving business problems in Finance, Marketing, Accounting, and Operations Management.
    • Course Evaluation:  
    • First PhD student at UTD to teach this course with a class size of 72 business major undergraduate students.
    • Recommended Textbook: Modern Business Statistics with Microsoft® Excel® (custom ed. UTD), 4th Edition [cengage link]
    • Teaching material : Please email me if you want teaching materials for this class. 

      Operations Management (OPRE 3310)                                                                                                                                Summer 2014                   
    • Course Objective:  Applications of operations research methods to production problems. Production processes in the business firm with emphasis on forecasting, production planning, and production control techniques.

      Teaching Assistant

  • MS/MBA/PhD level courses: Operations Management, Global Supply Chain Management, Logistics and Distribution, Managing Energy: Risk, Investment and Technology, Quantitative Introduction to Risk and Uncertainty in Business, Quantitative Foundations of Business, and Seminar in Operations Management.

  • Undergraduate Courses: Production Management, and Managerial Methods in Decision Making Under Uncertainty.
 

 

Last updated on February 06, 2014