Itai Gurvich is a Professor at the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University. He earned a Ph.D. from the Decision, Risk and Operations department at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Business in 2008. After his PhD, he spent 8 years at Kellogg and 4 years at Cornell University’s campus in New York City (Cornell Tech) before returning to Kellogg in 2021.
His research interests include performance analysis and optimization of processing networks, the theory of stochastic-process approximation and the application of operations research and statistical tools to healthcare processes.
Professor Gurvich teaches courses on operations management and service analytics.