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Amy Pan

Assistant Professor

University of Florida
Warrington College of Business
Information Systems and Operations Management Department
Stuzin Hall 329

(352) 294-7246


Xiajun Amy Pan is an Assistant Professor in Department of Information Systems and Operations Management at University of Florida. She holds a Ph.D. in Supply Chain and Operations Management from McCombs School of Business, University of Texas at Austin. She also holds a M.Eng. from National University of Singapore and a B.Eng. from Xi’an Jiaotong University, China.

Dr. Pan’s research interests include supply chain management, retail operations management, business analytics, and operations-marketing/information interface. She has conducted consulting projects for a large transportation company and developed decision models, saving millions of dollars for the company. She also investigates big data analytics, particularly machine learning and deep reinforcement learning, in retail operations and healthcare. Dr. Pan has published papers in top journals such as Marketing Science, Manufacturing Service and Operations Management, Production and Operations Management. She won the Wickham Skinner Award for Best Paper Published in Production and Operations Management during 2012.

Dr. Pan served as a co-chair for Supply Chain Analytics Track for Production and Operations Management 27th Annual Conference, senior VP of meeting for Women in Operations Research and Management Science at Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences, and secretary of Production and Operations Management Board.


  • PhD - University of Texas at Austin, 2010

Optimal Material Sourcing and Delivery Operations
Accepted Year: 2007
Authors: A. Balakrishnan, X. Pan

Probabilistic Selling for Vertically Differentiated Products: The Role of Salience
Journal: Marketing Science
Accepted Year: 2018
Authors: Quan Zheng, Xiajun Pan, Janice Carrillo

Improving Profits by Bundling Vertically Differentiated Products
Journal: Production and Operations Management
Published Year: 2017
Authors: Dorothee Honhon, Xiajun Pan