Maxime Cohen, Associate Professor of Retail Management and Operations Management at the Desautels Faculty of Management, has been awarded the Wickham Skinner Early-Career Research Accomplishments Award. This award was given by the Production and Operations Management Society (POMS).
The Early-Career Research Accomplishments Award recognizes researchers who have received their doctoral degree within the previous six years and whose research has broadened the way that POM is conceptualized, practiced, and viewed.
Professor Cohen's research lies at the intersection of data science and operations management. His work spans different applications, including retail, ride-sharing, airline, sustainability, cloud computing, online advertising, and peer-to-peer lending.
The Production and Operations Management Society (POMS) is an international professional organization representing the interests of POM professionals from around the world.
About the Wickham Skinner Awards
The Wickham Skinner awards are intended to encourage POM scholarship and publication, to promote significant research in the field, to reward academics who have achieved unusually high accomplishment early in their careers, and to facilitate sharing of innovative new ideas about teaching POM.