Kejia Hu

Kejia Hu

Brownlee O. Currey Jr. Dean's Faculty Fellow
Assistant Professor of Operations Management

Subject Areas

Operations Management & Quantitative Methods



An empiricist in operations management and a passionate researcher, Kejia focuses her research around service management and sustainability management.

Awards & Accomplishments

Kejia’s case study on Jointown Pharmaceutical Group was named one of the Top 100 MBA Case Studies in China. Kejia’s forecasting research with Dell is the finalist of the Practice-based Research Competition hosted by the Production and Operations Management Society.


Kejia has served as session chairs and track chairs of service operations, sustainability operations and emerging business models in INFORMS annual conferences and POMS annual conferences.


Kejia teaches Operations Management and Service Management.

Research Interests

With emphases on empirical research theory development and operations management, Kejia’s research focuses on a variety of industries, including services, online platform, technology and automotive.


Ph.D., Operations Management, Northwestern University

MS., Statistics, University of California, Davis

B.S., Statistics, School of Management, Fudan University