David Dobrzykowski is an Associate Professor in the Department of Supply Chain Management in the Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas. He previously earned tenure in the Department of Supply Chain Management at Rutgers University where he was the Founding Director of the Masters of Science program in Healthcare Services Management. His research investigates information processing and the coordination of work in supply chains, primarily in healthcare and other regulated industries where public policy and context are influential factors. His research has appeared in Journal of Supply Chain Management, Journal of Operations Management, Decision Sciences Journal among others and has been recognized with several journal and conference awards including a Decision Sciences Journal Best Paper Award. He serves as Department Editor for Healthcare and Service Operations for Decision Sciences Journal, an Associate Editor for Journal of Operations Management, an Editorial Review Board member for Journal of Supply Chain Management, and is an Academic Scholar at Cornell’s Institute for Healthy Futures. He also serves as the President of the College of Healthcare Operations Management for Production Operations Management Society. Prior to his Ph.D., Dr. Dobrzykowski enjoyed a 13-year career as an executive, serving in Chief Executive Officer and Vice President roles in the provider and insurance verticals of the healthcare sector, working for organizations like BIDON Companies, Corporate One Benefits, Mercy Health and UnitedHealthcare.