Bret Myers

Bret Myers

Professor of the Practice, Management & Operations

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Bartley Hall Rm 2092
800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA 19085

Phone: (610) 519-4069


Ph.D., Decision Sciences, Drexel University, 2009
MS, Systems Engineering, University of Virginia, 2006
BS, Business Administration, University of Richmond, 2002


  • Myers, Bret R. and Coughlin, Brian Q. “On the Relationship Between Attacking Third Pass Behavior and Success in the English Premier League”, The Sport Journal 9/1/2016
  • Liberatore, Matt J., Myers, Bret R., Nydick, Robert L., and Weiss, Howard J. “Revisiting the Ranking of Outstanding Sports Records”, Journal of Sports Analytics, 1(2), 2015
  • Myers, Bret “A proposed decision rule for the timing of soccer substitutions” Journal of Quantitative Analysis in Sports 8(1), 2012
  • Myers, Bret and Banerjee, Avijit “A simulation-optimization approach to the inventory management of two perishable and substitutable items” Academy of Business Disciplines Journal, 4(1), 2012.
  • Laessig, Robert E. and Bret R. Myers. “Issues and Considerations Regarding the Use of Enterprise Simulations Early in an EMBA Program,” Academy of Business Disciplines Journal, 2, 2010.


  • Analytics in Business and Sports
  • Programming in R

Courses Taught

  • VSB 3008: Operations Management
  • MBA 8250: Business Operations in the 21st Century
  • MBA 8147: Analytics in Sports Businesses
  • VSB 2008: Business Analytics
  • MBA 8529: Intro to R Programming
  • MSA 8105: Programming in R and Python
  • MGMT 2206: Sports Analytics
  • MSA 8310: Advanced Applications in Analytics
  • MGT 4170: Advanced Analytics

Additional Information

  • At VSB since 2006

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Contact Info

Phone: (610) 519-4069