Department of Management Sciences
College of Business - City University of Hong Kong AACSB International EQUIS - European Quality Improvement System

Introduction

The Department of Management Sciences (MS) has 28 regular faculty members with a wide range of research expertise in the fields of Operations Management and Statistics. MS offers two undergraduate majors (Business Analysis and Business Operations Management), two taught master's programs (Quantitative Analysis for Business and Supply Chain and Operations Management) and a PhD research program.

The Department is ranked 1st in Asia-Pacific region and 23th in the world according to the latest UTD Business School Rankings. MS has a long history of collaborating with industries in the search for relevant and useful solutions to real life business problems, exemplified by the commonly cited Centa-City Index and Hong Kong Consumer Confidence Index. The Department aims to maintain its strength in supply chain management and risk management, and at the meantime focus on building expertise in healthcare management and analytics. We also exert great effort in preparing PhD students to excel in top business schools. 

The Department strives to enhance the level of the faculty’s research publications in highly acclaimed journals. Research papers of the MS faculty have been published in top tier journals such as:

  • Journal of American Statistical Association
  • Journal of the Royal Statistical Society
  • Management Science
  • Operations Research
  • Manufacturing and Service Operations Management
  • Production and Operations Management

A lot of importance has been given towards maintaining a healthy academic mix between experienced faculty members, and recruiting young staff that have huge potential to produce high quality research work.

The department’s faculty research areas are organized in the following categories:

Operations Research/Operations Management:

Supply Chain Management

  • Prof. Frank Youhua CHEN
  • Prof. Houmin YAN
  • Prof. Kevin Wei Yu CHIANG
  • Dr. Gang HAO
  • Dr. Francis Kit Nam LEUNG
  • Dr. David Yanzhi LI
  • Dr. Ye LU
  • Dr. Zhan PANG
  • Dr. Stephen Wan Hang SHUM
  • Dr. Joice Qiaohai HU
  • Dr. Zachary Ngai Hang LEUNG
  • Dr. Biying SHOU
  • Dr. Jing WU
  • Dr. Yixuan XIAO
  • Dr. Yimin YU

Simulations

  • Prof. Jeff HONG
  • Dr. Carrie Ka Yuk LIN
  • Dr. Guangwu LIU

Financial Engineering and Risk Management

  • Prof. Jeff HONG
  • Dr. Gang HAO
  • Dr. Guangwu LIU
  • Dr. Ye LU
  • Dr. Zhan PANG

Healthcare Management

  • Prof. Frank Youhua CHEN
  • Prof. Kelvin Kai Wing YAU
  • Dr. David Yanzhi LI
  • Dr. Carrie Ka Yuk LIN
  • Dr. Zhan PANG
  • Dr. Zachary Ngai Hang LEUNG
  • Dr. Zhankun SUN
  • Dr. Yimin YU

Interfaces between Operations with Finance/Marketing

  • Prof. Frank Youhua CHEN
  • Prof. Houmin YAN
  • Prof. Kevin Wei Yu CHIANG
  • Dr. Gang HAO
  • Dr. Bruce Kim Fung LAM
  • Dr. David Yanzhi LI
  • Dr. Zhan PANG
  • Dr. Joice Qiaohai HU
  • Dr. Biying SHOU
  • Dr. Jing WU
  • Dr. Yixuan XIAO
  • Dr. Yimin YU

Logistics

  • Dr. David Yanzhi LI
  • Dr. Carrie Ka Yuk LIN
  • Dr. Gang HAO

Revenue Management

  • Dr. Zhan PANG
  • Dr. Stephen Wan Hang SHUM
  • Dr. Yimin YU

Energy Issues

  • Dr. William CHUNG
  • Dr. Zhan PANG
  • Dr. Iris Miu Han YEUNG

Empirical Operations Management

  • Dr. Gang HAO
  • Dr. Jing WU

Statistics:

Business Statistics & Econometrics

  • Prof. Nozer Darabsha SINGPURWALLA
  • Prof. Alan Tze Kin WAN
  • Dr. Iris Miu Han YEUNG
  • Dr. Geoffrey Kwok Fai TSO

Quality Control, Design and Reliability Analysis

  • Prof. Nozer Darabsha SINGPURWALLA
  • Dr. Francis Kit Nam LEUNG
  • Dr. Siu Keung TSE

Data Analytics

  • Prof.  Jeff HONG
  • Prof. Nozer Darabsha SINGPURWALLA
  • Prof. Alan Tze Kin WAN
  • Prof. Kelvin Kai Wing YAU
  • Dr. Guangwu LIU
  • Dr. Zhan PANG
  • Dr. Siu Keung TSE
  • Dr. Geoffrey Kwok Fai TSO
  • Dr. Iris Miu Han YEUNG
  • Dr. Allen Cheuk Key NG
  • Dr. Sammy Hak Keung YUEN

Statistical Modeling

  • Prof. Kelvin Kai Wing YAU
  • Dr. Geoffrey Kwok Fai TSO
  • Dr. Iris Miu Han YEUNG
  • Dr. Allen Cheuk Key NG
  • Dr. Sammy Hak Keung YUEN

Statistical Inference

  • Prof. Nozer Darabsha SINGPURWALLA
  • Prof. Alan Tze Kin WAN
  • Prof. Kelvin Kai Wing YAU
  • Dr. Siu Keung TSE
  • Dr. Allen Cheuk Key NG
  • Dr. Sammy Hak Keung YUEN