Thomas W. Sloan


I am an Associate Professor in the Operations and Information Systems Department in the Robert J. Manning School of Business at the University of Massachusetts Lowell. Please follow the links on this page for more information about my teaching, research, and service.

Spring 2023 Class Information

Section Information
Introduction to Business Analytics (POMS.2010-032): Online (Blackboard)
Introduction to Business Analytics (POMS.2010-210): Tue/Thu, 2:00PM to 3:30PM in PTB-110 (Blackboard)
Analytical Decision-Making Tools (POMS.6240-201): Tue, 6:30PM to 9:20PM in PTB-180 (Blackboard)
Office Hours 
Tuesdays, 3:30PM to 4:30PM;
Wednesdays, by appointment;
Thursdays, 12:30PM to 1:30PM and 3:30PM to 4:30PM.


Ph.D., Management Science, University of California, Berkeley
M.S., Operations Research, University of California, Berkeley
B.B.A., Operations Management, University of Texas at Austin
Research Interests
Production and maintenance scheduling
Sustainable operations
Supply chain sustainability and benchmarking
Medical device reprocessing
Teaching and innovative education
Professional Affiliations
The Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences (INFORMS)
Manufacturing and Service Operations Management society (MSOM)
The Production and Operations Management Society (POMS)
The Decision Sciences Institute (DSI)
APICS — The Association for Operations Management (APICS)

For more information please refer to my curriculum vitae (PDF document).

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Contact Information

OIS Department
Manning School of Business
UMass Lowell
1 University Avenue
Lowell, MA 01854
(978) 934-2857