Miao Bai

Assistant Professor

Operations and Information Management


Miao Bai is an assistant professor in the Department of Operations and Information Management at the University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT and a research collaborator at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN. His primary research interest is to analyze and address complex problems in the domains of public health, healthcare operations management, and medicine.


  • Ph.D. in Industrial and Systems Engineering, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA, 2017
  • B.Eng. in Industrial and Systems Engineering with first class honors, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, 2011


  • Assistant Professor, Operations and Information Management, University of Connecticut, August 2019- present
  • Research Collaborator, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, December 2019-present
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, 2017-2019

Area of Expertise

  • Healthcare Operations Management, Healthcare Analytics, Public Health
  • Operations Research, Mathematical Optimization, Data Analytics

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Contact Information
Mailing AddressUniversity of Connecticut School of Business, OPIM Dept, 2100 Hillside Road, U1041, Storrs, CT 06269-1041
Office LocationBUSN376
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