Suman Mallik

Suman Mallik
  • B. Allen and Dorothy V. Lay Professor
  • Analytics, Information and Operations Management academic area

Contact Info

Capitol Federal Hall, Room 3164


Ph.D. in Operations Management, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 1998
M.A. in Management Science and Applied Economics, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 1998
M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado, 1994
B.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, 1990, Kharagpur, India


Research Interests: healthcare operations, operational problems in service industries, supply chain coordination and contracting, product/warranty design, and operations/marketing interface.

Research interests:

  • operational problems in service industries
  • healthcare operations
  • supply chain coordination and contracting
  • operations/marketing interface


Teaching interests: core course(s) in Operations Management, Supply Chain Management/ Logistics Management, and Service Operations Management. Have successfully taught at all levels, including Executive Education, Ph.D., Executive MBA, Full-time MBA, U.S. Army, and Undergraduate

Teaching interests:

  • operations management
  • supply chain management
  • logistics management
  • service operations management

Selected Publications

Han, Z., Arikan, M., Mallik, S. (2022). Competition Between Hospitals Under Bundled Payments and Fee-for-Service: An Equilibrium Analysis of Insurer’s Choice. Manufacturing and Service Operations Management - Issue 3 | Volume 24.
Paul, A., Rajapakshe, T., Mallik, S. (2019). Socially Optimal Contracting Between a Regional Blood Bank and Hospitals. Production and Operations Management - Issue 4 | Volume 28.
Li, K., Wang, L., Chhajed, D., Mallik, S. (2019). The Impact of Quality Perception and Consumer Valuation Change on Manufacturer's Optimal Warranty, Pricing, and Market Coverage Strategies. Decision Sciences - Issue 2 | Volume 50.
Geng, Q., Mallik, S. (2019). Managing Television Commercial Inventory under Competition: An Equilibrium Analysis: Managing Television Commercial Inventory. Decision Sciences - Issue 1 | Volume 50.
Ma, M., Mallik, S. (2017). Bundling of Vertically Differentiated Products in a Supply Chain*: Bundling of Vertically Differentiated Products in a Supply Chain. Decision Sciences - Issue 4 | Volume 48.