Imperial College London

Dr Jiankun Sun

Business School

Assistant Professor of Operations Management



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378Business School BuildingSouth Kensington Campus





Jiankun Sun joined Imperial College Business School in 2019. She obtained her Ph.D. in Operations Management from Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, and her B.E. in Industrial Engineering from Tsinghua University.

Jiankun’s research interest is integrating both theoretical modeling and data analytics to study practice-driven problems in supply chain management and platform operations.



Sun J, Zhang DJ, Hu H, et al., 2020, Predicting Human Discretion to Adjust Algorithmic Prescription: A Large-Scale Field Experiment in Warehouse Operations, Management Science

Sun J, van Mieghem JA, 2019, Robust dual sourcing inventory management: Optimality of capped dual index policies and smoothing, Manufacturing and Service Operations Management, Vol:21, ISSN:1523-4614, Pages:912-931

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