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Fred Easton

Fred Easton

Professor of Supply Chain Management
Director, Robert H. Brethen Operations Management

Room: 517

Ph D, University of Washington (Operations Management )

Research Topics

  • Workforce staffing
  • Workforce scheduling
  • Workforce allocation decisions for service operations
  • Healthcare operations
  • Integrated capacity and demand management

In addition to introductory courses in operations and quality management, Professor Easton teaches advanced courses in spreadsheet management science and service systems management.

Service operations, Workforce staffing and scheduling under uncertainty, Cross-training, healthcare operations

Selected Publications

Awards and Honors

  • Beta Gamma Sigma
  • Sigma Iota Epsilon
  • Semi-finalist, 2016 Franz Edelman Award - INFORMS (2015)
  • Outstanding Associate Editor - Decision Science (2013)
  • Edna Benson Fellow (1983)
  • Boeing Fellow (1982)