Doctoral Student

Hummy Song

Hummy will be joining the Wharton School's Operations, Information and Decisions Department in July 2016.

Hummy will be joining the Wharton School's Operations, Information and Decisions Department in July 2016.
  1. Finalist in the 2015 Manufacturing & Service Operations Management (MSOM) Society Student Paper Competition for "Public Relative Performance Feedback in Complex Service Systems: Improving Productivity through the Adoption of Best Practices" (HBS Working Paper 16-043, October 2015) with Anita L. Tucker, Karen L. Murrell, and David R. Vinson.

  2. Finalist for the 2015 INFORMS Behavioral Operations Management Section Best Working Paper Award for “Learning From the Best: The Effects of Public Relative Performance Feedback on Variability and Productivity” with Anita L. Tucker, Karen L. Murrell, and David Vinson.

  3. Winner of the 2015 INFORMS Health Applications Society Best Student Paper Competition, for “The Diseconomies of Queue Pooling: An Empirical Investigation of Emergency Department Length of Stay” with Anita L. Tucker and Karen L. Murrell.

  4. Finalist in the 2015 POMS College of Healthcare Operations Management Best Paper Competition, for “Cohort Turnover and Productivity: The July Phenomenon in Teaching Hospitals” with Robert S. Huckman and Jason R. Barro.

  5. Awarded the Joan P. Curhan Citizenship Award for significant contributions to the collegiality and team spirit among students and faculty in the Harvard PhD program in Health Policy, 2015.

  6. Runner up for the 2015 Best Paper Submitted to the Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Health Care Management Division.

  7. Paper selected for publication in the Academy of Management Best Paper Proceedings

  8. Awarded the Harvard University Certificate of Distinction in Teaching from the Harvard University Derek Bok Center for Teaching and Learning in 2010, 2013, and 2014.

  9. Won the 2008 Thomas T. Hoopes Prize which is awarded to Harvard undergraduates on the basis of outstanding scholarly work or research.