Arian Aflaki
Assistant Professor of Business Administration

206 Mervis Hall
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Arian Aflaki is an Assistant Professor of Business Analytics and Operations at Katz Graduate School of BusinessUniversity of Pittsburgh. His research studies the operations of commercial and nonprofit organizations and focuses on customer behavior in operations management, revenue management and pricing, and humanitarian operations. His work has been published in academic journals such as Operations Research, Manufacturing & Service Operations Management,  and Production and Operations Management. He teaches global supply chain management at Katz, where he has received multiple awards for his teaching. He has a PhD in Operations Management from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University, and received an MS in Applied Mathematics and a BS in Industrial Mathematics from Sharif University of Technology.


  • PhD in Operations Management, Fuqua School of Business, Duke University
  • MSc in Applied Mathematics, Sharif University of Technology
  • BSc in Industrial Mathematics, Sharif University of Technology