Douglas S. Fearing

Douglas S. Fearing

Douglas Fearing is an Assistant Professor in Technology and Operations Management at the Harvard Business School. His research focuses on developing and applying analytical techniques for data-driven decision-making in the airline industry, sports management, and humanitarian logistics. Douglas received his Ph.D. in Operations Research from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and his dissertation on air traffic flow management was awarded the 2011 INFORMS Aviation Application Section Dissertation Prize. After earning his bachelor’s degree in computer science at Carnegie Mellon University, Douglas spent five years at Trilogy, a software company in Austin, Texas, working on engagements with Ford, British Airways, and Goodyear. Building on his sports management research, he has consulted for Titleist and the Tampa Bay Rays.