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Prof. Dr. Cornelia Schön

Prof. Dr. Cornelia Schön

Chair of Service Operations Management

soma@bwl.uni-mannheim.de

Chair website

Main fields of research

  • Integrative Optimization Approaches for Service Design
  • Quantitative Decision-Making Support in Service Operations Management
  • Optimization Approaches for Product Line Design
  • Revenue Management
  • Sustainable Value Adding, e.g. Through Service Focus

Curriculum vitae

1997 MBA, Univ. of Mass. Boston
1998 Diploma in Business Engineering, Univ. of Karlsruhe
2002 Doctoral Degree “Dr. rer. pol.”, School of Economics and Business Engineering, Univ. of Karlsruhe
2008 Habilitation at the Univ. of Karlsruhe, Venia Legendi for Business Admin.
2008-2009 Ass. Professor at the Inst. of Operations Research, Univ. of Karlsruhe, Guest Lecturer at the Business School as well as the CDSB of the Univ. of Mannheim, Lecturer at the Hector School of Eng. & Mgmt., Karlsruhe
2009-2013 Full Professor of Operations Management at Leibniz Univ. Hannover and GISMA Business School, Visit. Prof. for Service Operations Mgmt. at Krannert Business School, Purdue Univ.
Since 2013 Full Professor and holder of the Chair of Service Operations Management at the Business School of the Univ. of Mannheim, Acad. Director of the Mannheim Executive MBA Program at MBS

Selected memberships

  • GOR
  • INFORMS
  • AGIFORS

Prizes, awards, honors

  • 2003-2006 “Margarete von Wrangell” Post-Doc Research Scholarship of the State of BaWü
  • 2004-2005 Post-Doc Research Scholarship “Eliteförderprogramm der Landesstiftung BaWü”
  • 2006 Scientific Award of the School of Economics and Business Engineering, Univ. of Karlsruhe (Rudolf Henn Prize for OR)

Selected editorial activities

  • Ad-hoc reviewer for leading nat. and int. journals, e.g., ManSci, TrSci, OR, EJOR

Selected publications