Santa Clara University

Gangshu (George) Cai

Associate Professor

Gangshu-George-CaiGangshu (George) Cai joined the Leavey School of Business in Fall 2012 as an associate professor in the OMIS department.

Professor Cai's research interests include competitive channel and supply chain management, interface between operations management and marketing, supply chain financing, and e-commerce.  His scholarship has been supported by multiple organizations, including a recent grant from the National Science Foundation. Professor Cai's work has appeared in leading academic journals, including Production and Operations Management, Journal of Retailing, and Marketing Science. He holds a patent on an auction algorithm. He is an associate editor of Decision Science Journal.

He has taught at Texas A&M International University and Kansas State University, and received several awards for research and teaching. He also interned with the T.J. Watson Research Center at IBM in New York.

Professor Cai received his B.S. in physics from Peking University (China) and his M.S. in business statistics and economics from the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University. He earned his Ph.D. in operations research from North Carolina State University.

September 2012



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