Kevin Shang


Academic Areas: Operations Management
Phone Number: +1.919.660.7965

Teaching / Research Interests

Operations Management, Supply Chain Management, Production Planning and Inventory Control

Mailing Information

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


Kevin Shang is an Associate Professor of Operations Management at the Fuqua School of Business, Duke University. Professor Shang received his M.B.A. from University of California, Riverside in 1998 and Ph.D. from University of California, Irvine in 2002. 

Professor Shang's expertise is in supply chain management and inventory control. His research mainly focuses on developing simple and effective inventory policies for supply chains. Prof. Shang is also interested in the interface of operations and finance and sustainability issues. 

Professor Shang's research has appeared in several leading management journals, including Management Science, Manufacturing and Service Operations Management, Operations Research. Several of his papers received research awards from professional societies. He currently serves as Editorial Board member for several academic journals, including Management Science, Manufacturing & Service Operations Management and Naval Research Logistics. 

Professor Shang teaches Operations Management course for the Full-Time, Weekend, and Master of Management Studies programs. He was the recipient of the Award for Innovation and Excellence in Core Course Teaching for the Full-Time program in 2013.