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Information, Risk, & Operations Management

McCombs School of Business McCombs School of Business


The Department of Information, Risk and Operations Management (IROM) consists of four academic disciplines: Decision Science, Information Management, Operations Management, and Statistics.  


Department News

Associate Dean for Instructional Innovation Prabhudev Konana named dean of the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland

On September 28th, Prabhudev Konana, Associate Dean for Instructional Innovation, was named dean of the Smith School of Business. He has served at McCombs School of Business and the Department of Information, Risk, and Operations Management for the last 25 years. Prabhudev's accolades include his commitment to academia, innovation, inclusion, and research. Read more from the Interim Dean.

The Department of Information, Risk, and Operations Management ranks in the top 10 Best Undergraduate Programs (U.S. News 2021)

  • #5 Analytics
  • #5 Management Information Systems
  • #8 Production/Operations
  • #10 Insurance
  • #10 (tied) Supply Chain/Logistics