Jeannette Song


Academic Area: Operations Management
Phone Number: +1.919.660.7828

Teaching / Research Interests

Operations Management, Supply Chain Management, Decision Models

Mailing Information

Duke University: The Fuqua School of Business
100 Fuqua Drive
Durham, NC 27708



Jing-Sheng Jeannette Song 宋京生, PhD, Professor of Operations Management; BA (Beijing Normal University), MSc (Chinese Academy of Sciences), PhD (Columbia University)

Professor Song’s expertise is in operations and supply chain management. She studies topics like supply chain coordination mechanisms, global sourcing strategies, supplier quality and risk management, socially responsible and sustainable supply chain development, inventory and logistics system design and planning, e-commerce channel design, assemble-to-order systems, product variety and order fulfillment. She has published numerous articles in leading international academic journals such as Management Science, Manufacturing & Service Operations Management (M&SOM), and Operations Research. She also co-edited the book, Supply Chain Structures: Coordination, Information and Optimization.

She is the recipient of several research grants from the U.S. National Science Foundation and the Natural Science Foundation of China. In 2003, she was awarded Distinguished Overseas Young Scholar by the Natural Science Foundation of China. In 2009, she was named the Chang Jiang Scholar by the Ministry of Education in China. Professor Song has served on the editorial boards of several leading academic journals, including Area Editor for Operations Research in the Manufacturing, Service and Supply Chain Operations area and Department Editor for IIE Transactions, as well as Associate Editor for Management Science, M&SOM, and Naval Research Logistics. She is also a past President of the Manufacturing and Service Operations Management Society of INFORMS. Professor Song teaches Operations Management, Supply Chain Management, Global Operations, and Global Academic Travel Experience (China) in both the Daytime and Executive MBA programs.