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International Series in Operations Research & Management Science
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Handbook of Operations Research and Management Science in Higher Education

Editors: Sinuany-Stern, Zilla (Ed.)

  • Includes numerous case studies and findings on advanced applications in various functional areas
  • Covers a broad range of rigorous OR/MS methods that can be applied in Higher Education management
  • Focuses on OR/MS applications
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About this book

This handbook covers various areas of Higher Education (HE) in which operations research/management science (OR/MS) techniques are used. Key examples include: international comparisons, university rankings, and rating academic efficiency with Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA); formulating academic strategy with balanced scorecard; budgeting and planning with linear and quadratic models; student forecasting; E-learning evaluation; faculty evaluation with questionnaires and multivariate statistics; marketing for HE; analytic and educational simulation; academic information systems; technology transfer with systems analysis; and examination timetabling. Overviews, case studies and findings on advanced OR/MS applications in various functional areas of HE are included.

About the authors

Zilla Sinuany-Stern is a Professor Emerita at the Department of Industrial Engineering and Management (IEM) at Ben-Gurion University (BGU), Israel. Her research interests include operations research (OR) and management science (MS): theory and applications. She has published over 150 articles, and held many important academic positions, such as: Head of the Department of IEM at BGU, President of the Israeli Society of Operations Research, Vice President of the European Association of Operations Research (EURO), Provost of Ariel University, Member of the Israeli Council for Higher Education (CHE), and Chair of its Quality Assurance Committee (CHE).

Buy this book

eBook $129.00
price for USA in USD
  • The eBook version of this title will be available soon
  • Due: August 19, 2021
  • ISBN 978-3-030-74051-1
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format:
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
Hardcover $169.99
price for USA in USD
  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at +1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week). Pre-ordered printed titles are excluded from promotions.
  • Due: July 22, 2021
  • ISBN 978-3-030-74049-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Institutional customers should get in touch with their account manager
  • Covid-19 shipping restrictions
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Handbook of Operations Research and Management Science in Higher Education
Editors
  • Zilla Sinuany-Stern
Series Title
International Series in Operations Research & Management Science
Series Volume
309
Copyright
2021
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-74051-1
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-74051-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-74049-8
Series ISSN
0884-8289
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 523
Number of Illustrations
35 b/w illustrations, 19 illustrations in colour
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