Shawn Mankad

Assistant Professor of Operations, Technology and Information Management at Cornell University

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Research Overview

My research focuses on developing and applying statistical methods for addressing business, economic, and policy issues. I specialize in using text documents to explain and predict economic variables, and in the modeling of networks to identify communities or influential nodes, and to characterize network structure evolution over time.

Below are selected papers. Download my CV here.

Teaching Overview

Digital Technology Immersion

I am the lead faculty from the Johnson school for the Digital Technology Immersion, which was launched in Spring 2016 as a joint program with Information Sciences. The program aims to prepare MBA and Info Science MPS students for careers in the digital economy, with courses in strategy and analytics, marketing, and information technology.
You can learn more about the Digital Tech Immersion here.

Courses Taught

I teach three courses at Cornell for the MBA program:
1. Machine Learning Applications in Business
2. Introduction to SQL and Tableau
3. Business and Information Science Practicum.

While at the University of Maryland, I won an Outstanding Teaching Award through the following courses:
1. Linear models in business
2. Data Analytics
3. Google Online Marketing Challenge.

Contact Information

366 Sage Hall
SC Johnson Graduate School of Management
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853

Phone: (607) 255-9594
E-mail: spm263@cornell.edu