Faculty & Research

Elliott N. Weiss

Elliott N. Weiss, Oliver Wight Professor of Business Administration

  • BS, BA, MBA, PhD, University of Pennsylvania
Office: FOB 237
Phone: +1-434-924-4815
E-mail: WeissE@darden.virginia.edu


Oliver Wight Professor of Business Administration Elliott N. Weiss teaches in the Technology and Operations Management area at Darden. He is the author of numerous articles in the areas of production and operations management and has extensive consulting experience for both manufacturing and service companies in the areas of production scheduling, workflow management, logistics, lean conversions and total productive maintenance.

Before coming to Darden in 1987, Weiss was on the faculty of the Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University. He has held visiting appointments at the Graduate School of Management and the University of Melbourne, Australia, and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

The Relentless Pursuit of Eliminating Waste


Inventory Control
Manufacturing Planning and Scheduling
Manufacturing Project Management
Materials Management
Planning and Scheduling
Service Industry Operations
Total Productive Maintenance
Lean Systems

MBA Courses

Operations Management (MBA, EMBA and GEMBA)
Management of Service Operations
Management of Global Processes

Executive Education Courses

Management Essentials for Developing Leaders
Partnership for Leaders in Education

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