Gustavo J. Vulcano

Gustavo J. Vulcano

Joined Stern 2002

Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Kaufman Management Center
44 West Fourth Street, 8-171
New York, NY 10012



Gustavo Vulcano joined the IOMS Department at the New York University Stern School of Business as Assistant Professor in July 2002. He was Associate Professor during the period 2010-2017 (tenured in 2012). Since September 2017, he is Adjunct Professor.

His research areas include revenue and pricing analytics, retail operations, and supply chain management. He was published in the premier international journals in the Operations Management field, including Operations Research, Management Science, Manufacturing and Service Operations Management, and Production and Operations Management. Currently, he serves as Associate Editor for the first two. He has been the chair of the INFORMS Revenue Management and Pricing Section during 2016-2017.

In addition, Prof. Vulcano has been involved in international consultancy projects related to service operations, including Delta Airlines and Sabre Holdings in USA; Movie in Uruguay; and locally for Fundación Perez Companc, Standard Bank (currently, ICBC), Flechabus holding group, and Aerolíneas Argentinas.

Research Interests

  • Customer choice and strategic behavioral models
  • Data driven methods for pricing and revenue management
  • Computational methods for network revenue management

Courses Taught

  • Decision under Risk (MSBA)
  • Dynamic Programming (PhD)
  • Operations Management (UG, MBA)
  • Pricing and Revenue Management (UG, MBA, PhD, MSBA)
  • Stochastic Processes (PhD)

Academic Background

Ph.D., Operations Management, 2003
Columbia University

M.Phil., Operations Management, 2000
Columbia University

M.S., Computer Science, 1997
University of Buenos Aires

B.S., Computer Science, 1994
University of Buenos Aires

Areas of Expertise

Technology, Operations & Statistics

  • Operations Management
  • Stochastic Modeling
  • Supply Chain Management