The department of Operations Management of the Amsterdam Business School is involved in research and teaching in a broad range of areas of operations management.
Its members are frequent publishers in the international scientific literature as well as the professional literature. The department has frequent visitors and an active programme of international conferences every year. In 2013 the members organised the first Stu Hunter Research Conference. The members also teach in Bachelor's, Master's and Executive Programmes.
Some of the members are also associated with the Institute of Business and Industrial Statistics (IBIS UvA). The institute is owned by the University of Amsterdam, and is seen internationally as a center of expertise in Lean Six Sigma, operational excellence and industrial statistics.
Chair of the Operations Management section is Prof. Dick den Hertog.