PANAGIOTIS (PANOS) KOUVELIS

 

Senior Associate Dean & Director of Executive Programs

 

Director of Boeing Center on Technology,

Information and Manufacturing

 

Emerson Distinguished Professor of Operations

and Manufacturing Management

 

Washington UniversityOlin Business School

Campus Box 1133 ● 1 Brookings DriveSt. Louis, MO 63130-4899

Tel: (314) 935-4604 ● Fax: (314) 935-6359

e-mail: kouvelis@wustl.edu

 

 

EDUCATION

September, 1988

STANFORD UNIVERSITY, Stanford, California
Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management
Specialty: Operations and Supply Chain Management
Minor field: Operations Research

 

June, 1985

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA, Los Angeles, California
Masters in Business Administration (MBA)
Masters in Industrial and Systems Engineering

 

June, 1983

NATIONAL TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY OF ATHENS, Athens, Greece
Diploma in Mechanical Engineering

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

August 2009– Present

SENIOR ASSOCIATE DEAN & DIRECTOR OF EXECUTIVE PROGRAMS

Olin Business School

Washington University in St. Louis

#2 Worldwide, Olin EMBA (WSJ, 2010)

#1 English ex.progr. in mainland China, Olin-Fudan EMBA (FT, 2010)

EMBA program revenues doubled and Executive Programs   contribution tripled, with strategic expansion to Kansas City and Denver and new certificate programs (leadership, finance, supply chain). EMBA rankings elevated, and Non-Degree Executive Programs open and custom, doubled in revenues and ranked for the first time in U.S. top 10 by Financial Times. Continued success of EMBA Shanghai with a high quality, 12th cohort.

 

July, 2005–2009

AREA CHAIR, OPERATIONS & MANUFACTURING MANAGEMENT

Olin Business School

Washington University in St. Louis

 

July, 2000–Present

EMERSON DISTINGUISHED PROFESSOR OF OPERATIONS &
MANUFACTURING MANAGEMENT
Chaired Professor in Olin Business School

Washington University in St. Louis

 

July, 2000–Present

DIRECTOR OF BOEING CENTER ON TECHNOLOGY, INFORMATION & MANUFACTURING (BCTIM)
Olin Business School

Washington University in St. Louis

 

Summer, 2004
(August)

VISITING RESEARCH PROFESSOR

Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Kowloon, Hong Kong

(visited the Department of Logistics)

 

Spring semesters: 1999, 2000, 2001

VISITING PROFESSOR OF PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT

Graduate School of Business

University of Chicago

(taught Operations Management and Operations Strategy courses in the Executive Programs at Chicago, Barcelona and Singapore)

 

July, 1997–
July 2000

PROFESSOR

Olin Business School

Washington University in St. Louis

 

Spring, 1998

VISITING PROFESSOR OF OPERATIONS STRATEGY

Otto Beisheim School of Management

WHU Koblenz, Vallendar, Germany

(taught an Operations Strategy course)

 

July, 1996–
June, 1997

VISITING ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

Olin Business School

Washington University in St. Louis

 

January, 1992–
June 1997

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

Fuqua School of Business

Duke University, Durham, North Carolina

 

August, 1988–
December, 1991

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Management Department

Graduate School of Business Administration

University of Texas, Austin, Texas

 

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

 

July, 1996–Present

Olin Business School

Washington University  in St. Louis                   

 

 

Courses taught:

OMM 5700

Operations Management (MBA, core)

 

 

OMM 558

Advanced Operations Strategy (MBA, elective)

 

 

MGT 550B

Managing the Innovation Process

 

 

OMM 500E

Risk Management in Supply Chains

 

 

OMM 500C

Managing Global Business Process Outsourcing

 

 

MGT 500G

E-Inventing Business Processes

 

 

MGT 500I

Managing Technological Innovation and Growth

 

 

MGT 500J

Transforming Business Through Information Technology

 

 

OMM 500B

Information Technology and Supply Chain Management

 

 

FIN 550

Numerical Methods and Optimization in Finance

 

 

OMM 650

Supply Chain Management Research

(Doctoral course)

 

 

OMM 656

Managing Flexibility and Risk in Global Supply Chains (Doctoral course)

 

 

OMM 660

Analytical Models in Operations Strategy and Technology Management (doctoral course)

 

Executive Education:

 

Teaches Operations and Manufacturing Strategy, Global Supply Chain Management, International Operations, Managing the Innovation Process, Managing Disruptive Business Models, Strategic Management of Information Technology, and Business-to-Business E-commerce for the EMBA program and the joint Fudan-Olin at Shanghai, China, EMBA program.

 

Teaches in customized programs for companies on topics such as: Supply Chain Management, Manufacturing Strategy, Managing Innovation, and Lean Manufacturing.

 

 

 

OMM 850

Introduction to Manufacturing Management

 

 

OMM 857

Manufacturing and Operations Strategy

 

 

OMM 759A

International Operations

 

 

EMBA 759B

Strategic Management of Information Technology

 

 

OMM 859

Supply Chain Management

 

 

MGT 804

Business-to-Business E-Commerce

 

 

HSM 919D

MGT 750

MGT 740

 

Introduction to E-Commerce

Managing the Innovation Process

Opportunities and Challenges of the Global Economy

 

 

Developed an Online Executive Education Course on “Global Supply Chain Management” (sold by Learning Insights)

 

January, 1992–
June, 1996

Fuqua School of Business

Duke University

 

 

Courses taught:

BA 370

Operations Management (MBA, core)

 

 

BA 471

Manufacturing Strategy (MBA, elective)

 

 

BA 475

International Operations Management
(MBA, elective)

 

 

BA 572

Seminar in Operational and Technological Tactics (Doctoral seminar)

 

 

Executive Education:

Fuqua Program for Manager Development in St. Petersburg, Russia (taught in two-week programs on Manufacturing Strategy and Global Operations)

 

September, 1988–
December, 1991

Management Department, Graduate School of Business

University of Texas at Austin

 

 

Courses taught:

BA 380N

Operations Management (MBA, core)

 

 

MAN 386.7

Manufacturing Strategy (MBA, elective)

 

 

MAN 386.21

Current Issues in International Management (MBA, elective)

 

 

MAN 386.8

Design of Operational Systems

(Doctoral seminar)

 

CASE STUDIES

 

 

  • Hephaestus Metal Works Case (supply chain re-engineering)
  • Video Rental Developments and the Supply Chain: NETFLIX, Inc.
    (e-business and supply chain management)
  • Spraytech, Inc.
    (capacity analysis/manufacturing strategy case)
  • Solutia, Acrilan Division and the Asian Crisis: Global Supply Chain Competition in the Acrylic Fiber Industry in the New Millennium
    (global supply chain management, international operations, sourcing)
  • B2B Exchanges and Their Supply Chain Integration Role: The SciQuest Experience (with Chester Chambers)
    (internet and supply chains, e-procurement)
  • Barry-Wehmiller Goes On-Line
    (internet-enabled process re-engineering, e-procurement)
  • Build-a-Bear Workshop
    (a brief discussion on mass customization)

 

 

 

EDITORIAL POSITIONS

 

 

2003–Present

Department Editor, Production & Operations Management

 

2007–Present

Associate Editor, Manufacturing and Service Operations Management (M&SOM)

 

2012-Present

 

2003–2011

Editorial Board, Foundations and Trends in Technology, Information and Operations Management

Associate Editor, Operations Research

 

2005–2011

Associate Editor, Decision Sciences

 

2008–2011

Editorial Board, Computational Management Sciences

 

2007–2011

Senior Editor, Flexible Services and Manufacturing Journal

 

2007–Present

Advisor to Editorial Board, International Journal of Revenue Management

 

2007–Present

Editorial Board, International Journal of Inventory Research

 

2000–2003

Associate Editor, Management Science on Interdisciplinary Research

 

2003–2005

Senior Editor, Manufacturing and Service Operations Management (M&SOM)

 

2001–2005

Department Editor, IIE Transactions on Supply Chains/Production-Inventory Systems

 

1997–2000

Associate Editor, Management Science on Supply Chain Management

 

1995–2001

Department Editor, IIE Transactions on Project Selection, Coordination and Management

 

Special issue

Editor, Journal of Global Optimization
(special issue on Optimization Applications in Scheduling Theory)

 

Special issue

Associate Editor, Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing

 

1993–1995

Associate Editor, IIE Transactions on Production Planning and Control

 

1991–1993

Associate Editor, IIE Transactions on Facilities Design and Material Handling

 

 

 

RESEARCH INTERESTS

 

 

Global supply chain management, supply chain finance, supply chain risk management, managing innovation, enterprise risk management, operations strategy, outsourcing and procurement strategies, modeling production-inventory systems, technology management, project management, marketing/manufacturing interfaces, robust operational decision making, design, planning, and scheduling of manufacturing systems, facilities location and layout design

 

 

HONORS

 

         2013                    Founders Day Distinguished Faculty Award, Washington University

                                       in St. Louis  - University wide award to 3-4 faculty per year

 

 

2012-2013

 

 

 

2013-2014          

Appointment to Advisory Committee of US Department of Commerce on Supply Chain Competitiveness One of two academic leaders on the committee, with 40 other private sector representatives

 

Appointed to St. Louis Regional Chamber & Growth Association (RCGA) Multimodal Logistics Forum. Serve as subject expert

 

 

2003, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011 &2012

EMBA Reid Teaching Award

Olin Business School, Washington University

Best Teacher of the Program, graduating EMBA Classes of 2003, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011 and 2012 as voted by the EMBA students

 

 

1998–2002

M&O Classes I, II, III and V Teaching Awards

Best Teacher of the M&O Program award, graduating M&O classes of 1998, 1999, 2000, and 2002 as voted by the executive students

 

 

2000

Best Research Paper Award

IIE Transactions on Operations Engineering

Awarded by the Institute of Industrial Engineers for the best research paper in the Institute’s flagship publication of IIE Transactions

 

 

1998 and 2000

MBA Reid Teaching Awards

Olin Business School, Washington University

Best Teacher of the Year, graduating MBA Classes of 1998 and 2000, as voted by the MBA students

 

 

2005

M&SOM Meritorious Service Award

Awarded by the Editor of M&SOM for exceptional reviewing services

 

 

2002

Certificate of Service Excellence Award of IIE Transactions

Institute of Industrial Engineers for service to their flagship journal

 

 

1996 and 1999

Meritorious Service Award of Operations Research

Given by the Editor of Operations Research journal for exceptional reviewing services

 

 

Fall, 1995

Teaching Award, Fuqua School of Business

Given by the MBA Student Association at Duke for outstanding teaching performance

 

 

1989–1993, 2008

Top 10 Research Ranking

Ranked as the 7th most productive researcher of Production and Operations Management in U.S. business schools from 1989–1993*

                           * Young, et al. 1996, “POM Research Productivity in U.S. Business Schools,” 14(1), 14–53

 

Listed among the 15 most highly cited (H-index) POM scholars

                           * B. Jiang, 2008 “How to do research: advice from stellar scholars in the POM field,” in JOM

 

 

1990–1991

Nominated for CBA Foundation Teaching Award for Assistant Professors

Management Department, Graduate School of Business, UT, Austin

 

 

1987–1988

IBM Graduate Pre-Doctoral Fellowship Award for Manufacturing Research

Nominated by the Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management Department at Stanford University and the Stanford Institute for Manufacturing and Automation (SIMA)

 

 

 

Award from the Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management Department

Awarded upon graduation by Stanford University for outstanding performance at the graduate level

 

 

 

Business School Dean Award

Awarded by the University of Southern California for outstanding graduate performance in the dual master’s degree program

 

 

 

Thomaides Award

Awarded by the National Technical University of Athens, and Technical Chamber of Greece award for graduating first among 120 students in the Mechanical Engineering Department

 

 

DOCTORAL STUDENTS

 

 

2012

Ehsan Bolandifar:  Contracting and Procurement Schemes in  Supply Chains with Added Complexities

Assistant Professor, Decision Sciences and Managerial Economics, Chinese University of Hong Kong

 

 

2011

Zhili Tian:  Study of Phase III New Drug Development, Product Line Complexity, and Supply Chain Coordination

Assistant Professor, Decision Sciences and Information Systems, Florida International University

 

2011                     

 

2008

 

Xiaole (Sherri) Wu: Essays in Supply Chain Risk Management

Assistant Professor, Fudan School of Management, Shanghai, China

Sammi (Yu) Tang:  Essays on Managing Supply Uncertainty:  Diversification Strategies, Contingency Plans and Competition Effects

Assistant Professor, School of Business, University of Miami, Florida

 

 

2007

 

Zhongjun (James) Tian: Essays on Dynamic Pricing and Operational Flexibility in Managing Capacity and Inventory of Agile Supply Chains

Associate Professor, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, Shanghai, China

 

 

2007

Julie A. Niederhoff: Essays on Applications of Experimental Economics and Behavioral Research in Supply Chain Management

Assistant Professor, Whitman School of Management, Syracuse University, New York

 

 

2006

Ping Su: Essays on Supply Chain and Technology managements Under Global Competition and Stochastically Evolving Markets

Assistant Professor, School of Management, State University of New York at New Paltz, New York

Assistant Professor, Management, Entrepreneurship and General Business, Frank G Zarb School of Business, Hofstra University

 

 

2006

Zhenxin (Dennis) Yu: Essays on Product Variety and Supply Chain Management: Product Line, Pricing, Capacity and Inventory Choices

Assistant professor, School of Business, Clarkson University, New York

 

 

2004

Qing Ding: Essays in Global Supply Chain and Revenue Management in the Network Economy

Assistant professor, School of Business, Singapore Management University (SMU), Singapore

 

 

1999

Chester Chambers: Three Essays on the Strategic Management of Technology and Innovation

Assistant Professor, Cox School of Management,
Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas

Associate Professor, Carey Business School, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore

 

 

1996

Vikas Sinha: Global Production and Sourcing Strategies Under Exchange Rate Uncertainty

Visiting Assistant Professor, School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas, Dallas, Texas; IBM Consulting Group, Dallas, Texas; Boeing, St. Louis; Director of Supply Chain Management at Pepsi Co., Chicago, IL

 

 

1996

Leslie Olin-Morgan: Cross-Functional Decision Models: Coordinating Marketing Priorities with Scheduling, Product Mix, and Technology Choice Decisions

Assistant Professor, David Eccles School of Business, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah

 

 

1993

Debasish N. Mallick: The Design Strategy and Its Interfaces with Manufacturing and Marketing Strategies

Associate Professor, University of St. Thomas, Minneapolis

(Previously Assistant Professor, Boston College, Boston, Massachusetts and Assistant Professor at Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota)

 

 

1992

Selcuk Karabati: Design and Operational Problems in Flowlines

Professor, Koc University, Istanbul, Turkey

 

 

1991

Samar K. Mukhopadhyay: Essays on Quality

Associate Professor, School of Business, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

 

 

1991

Wen C. Chiang: FMS Layout Issues

Professor, Quantitative Methods and Management Information Systems, University of Tulsa, Oklahoma

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

 

BOOKS

(4 books)

Kouvelis, P., Boyabatli, O., Dong, L., Li, R. 2012. Handbook of Integrated Risk Management in Global Supply Chains. Wiley, New York.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Su, P. 2007.  On the Structure of Global Supply Chains:  The Design and Location of Sourcing, Production and Distribution Facility Networks for Global Markets.  Research Monograph for book series on Foundations and Trends in Technology, Information and Operations Management, NOW, Boston-Delft

 

 

Dornier, P.-P., Ernst, R., Fender, M., Kouvelis, P. 1998. Global Operations and Logistics: Text and Cases. Wiley, New York.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Yu, G. 1997. Robust Discrete Optimization and its Applications. Research monograph for book series on Non-Convex Optimization and Its Applications. Dordrecht, The Netherlands, Kluwer.

 

 

 

SELECT,

TOP JOURNALS

(40 publications)

Kouvelis, P., Li, R., Ding, Q. 2013.  Inventory Management and Financial Hedging of Storable Commodities.  Manuf Serv Oper Manage 15 (3):507-521.

 

Wu, X., Kouvelis, P., Matsuo, H. 2013. Horizontal Capacity Coordination for Risk Management and Flexibility: Pay Ex Ante or Commit a Fraction of Ex-Post Demand.  Manuf Serv Oper Manage 15 (3) :458-472.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Munson, C.L, Yang, S. 2013.  Robust Structural Equations for Designing and Monitoring Strategic International Facility Networks.  Prod Oper Manage 22 (3) :535-554.

 

Kouvelis, P., Tian, Z. 2013. Flexible Capacity Investments and Product Mix = Optimal Decisions and Value of Postponement Options. Prod Oper Manage (forthcoming).

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Li, J. 2013. Off-shore Outsourcing, Yield Uncertainty and Contingency Responses. Prod Oper Manag 22(1):164-177.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Zhao, W. 2012.  Financing the Newsvendor: Supplier vs. Bank, and the Structure of Optimal Trade Credit Contracts.  Oper Res 60(3) :566-580

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Tang, Y. 2012. On Optimal Expediting Policy for Supply Systems with Uncertain Lead Times. Prod Oper Manag 21(2):309-330.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Li, J. 2012. Contingency Strategies in Managing Supply Systems with
Uncertain Lead Times. Prod Oper Manag 21(1):161–176.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Zhao, W. 2012. The Newsvendor Problem and Price-only Contract When Bankruptcy Costs Exist. Prod Oper Manag 20(6):921–936.

 

 

Tang, Y., Kouvelis, P., 2011. Supplier Diversification Strategies in the Presence of Yield Uncertainty and Buyer Competition. Manuf Serv Oper Manage 13(4):439–451.

 

 

Chayet, S., Kouvelis, P., and Yu, D.Z. 2011.  Product Variety and Congested Production Systems:  Capacity Investments and Vertical Differentiation.  Manuf Serv Oper Manage 13(3):390–403.

 

 

Dong, L., Kouvelis, P., Su, P., 2010. Global Facility Network Design with Responsive Pricing. Manuf Serv Oper Manage 12(2):278–298.

 

 

Dong, L., Kouvelis, P., Tian, Z. 2009. Dynamic Pricing and Inventory Control of Substitute Products. Manuf Serv Oper Manage 11(2):317–339.

 

 

Xia, Y., Chen, B., Kouvelis, P. 2008. Market-based Supply Chain Coordination by Matching Suppliers Cost Structures with Buyers’ Order Profiles. Management Sci 54(11)1861-1875.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Li, J. 2008.  Flexible Backup Supply and the Management of Lead Time Uncertainty. Prod Oper Manag 17(2):184–199.

 

 

Ding, Q., Dong, L., Kouvelis, P. 2007. On the Integration of Production and Financial Hedging Decisions in Global Markets. Oper Res 55(3):470-489.

 

 

Milner, J.M., Kouvelis, P. 2007. Inventory, Speculation and Sourcing Strategies in the Presence of Online Exchanges. Manuf Serv Oper Manage 9(3):312-331.

 

 

Chambers, C., Kouvelis, P., Semple, J. 2006. Quality-based Competition, Profitability and Variable Costs. Management Sci 52(12):1884–1895.

 

 

Ding, Q., Kouvelis, P., Milner, J.M. 2006. Dynamic Pricing Through Discounts for Optimizing Multi-class Demand Fulfillment. Oper Res 54(1):169–183.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Chambers, C., Wong, H. 2006. Supply Chain Management Research and Production and Operations Management: Review, Trends, and Opportunities. Prod Oper Manag 15(3):449-469.

 

 

Chambers, C., Kouvelis, P., 2006. Modeling and Managing the Percentage of Satisfied Customers in Hidden and Revealed Waiting Line System. Prod Oper Manag 15(1):103–116.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Chambers, C., Yu, D.Z. 2006. Manufacturing Operations Manuscripts Published in the First 52 Issues of POM: Review, Trends and Opportunities. Prod Oper Manag 14(4):450–467.

 

 

Milner, J.M., Kouvelis, P. 2005. Order Quantity and Timing Flexibility in Supply Chains: the Role of Demand Characteristics. Management Sci 51(6):970–985.

 

 

Sayin, S., Kouvelis, P. 2005. The Multiobjective Discrete Optimization Problem: a Weighted Min-max Two-stage Optimization Approach and Bicriteria Algorithm. Management Sci 51(10):1572–1581.

 

 

Milner, J.M., Kouvelis, P. 2002. On the Complementary Value of Accurate Demand Information and Production and Supplier Flexibility. Manuf Serv Oper Manage 4(2):99–113.

 

 

Chiang, W.C., Kouvelis, P., Urban, T. 2002. Incorporating Workflow Interference in Facility Layout Design: the Quartic Assignment Problem. Management Sci 48(4):584–590.

 

 

Karabati, S., Kouvelis, P., Yu, G. 2001. A Min-max-sum Resource Allocation Problem and Its Application. Oper Res 49(6):913–922.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Axarloglou, K., Sinha, V. 2001. Exchange Rates and the Choice of Ownership Structure of Production Facilities. Management Sci 47(8):1063–1080.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Lariviere, M.A. 2000. Decentralizing Cross-functional Decisions: Coordination through Internal Markets. Management Sci 46(8):1049–1058.

 

 

Li, C.-L., Kouvelis, P. 1999. Flexible and Risk Sharing Supply Contracts under Price Uncertainty. Management Sci 45(10):1378–1398.

 

 

Ernst, R., Kouvelis, P. 1999. The Effects of Selling Packaged Goods on Inventory Decisions. Management Sci 45(8):1142–1155.

 

 

Mukhopadhyay, S.K., Kouvelis, P. 1997. A Differential Game Theoretic Model for Duopolistic Competition on Design Quality. Oper Res 45(6):886–893.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Gutierrez, G.J. 1997. The Newsvendor Problem in a Global Market: Optimal Centralized and Decentralized Control Policies for a Two-market Stochastic Inventory System. Management Sci 43(5):571–585.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Mallick, D.N., Mukhopadhyay, S.K. 1997. Dynamic Interaction of Price and Design Quality for Products with Convex Production Costs. Prod Oper Manag 6(4):373–387.

 

 

Karabati, S., Kouvelis, P., Yu, G. 1995. The Discrete Resource Allocation Problem in Flow Lines. Management Sci 41(9):1417–1430.

 

 

Daniels, R., Kouvelis, P. 1995. Robust Scheduling to Hedge Against Processing Time Uncertainty in Single Stage Production. Management Sci 41(2):363–376.

 

 

Ahmadi, R., Kouvelis, P. 1994. Staging Problem of a Dual Delivery Pick-and-place Machine in a Semiconductor Manufacturing Environment. Oper Res 42(1):81–91.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Kim, M.W. 1992. Unidirectional Loop Network Layout Problem in Automated Manufacturing Systems. Oper Res 40(3):533-550.

 

 

Gutierrez, G.J., Kouvelis, P. 1991. Parkinson’s Law and Its Implications for Project Management. Management Sci 37(8):990–1001.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Lee, H.L. 1991. Block Angular Structures and the Loading Problem in Flexible Manufacturing Systems. Oper Res 39(4):666–676.

 

 

 

HIGH-QUALITY JOURNALS

(33 publications)

Dong, L., Kouvelis, P., Su, P. 2013. Global Facility Network Design on the Presence of Competition. Eur J Oper Res 16 (2) : 437-446

 

Chambers, C., Kouvelis, P., Su, P. 2009. Adoption of Cost Reducing Technology by Asymmetric Duopolists in a Stochastically Evolving Market. IIE Trans 41(2):145–157.

 

Karabati, S., Kouvelis, P., 2008. Optimal Quantity Discount Design with Limited Information Sharing. Decision Sciences 39(4):791–819.

 

 

Ding, Q., Kouvelis, P., Milner, J. 2007. Dynamic Pricing for Multiple Class Deterministic Demand Fulfillment. IIE Trans 39(11):997-1013.

 

 

Chiang, W-C., Kouvelis, P., Urban, T. 2007. Line Balancing in a Just-in-time Production Environment: Balancing Multiple U-lines. IIE Trans 39(4):347-359.

 

 

Chiang, W-C., Kouvelis, P. Urban, T. 2005. Single and Multi-objective Facility Layout with Workflow Interference Considerations. Eur J Oper Res 174(3):1414-1426.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Rosenblatt, M., Munson, C. 2004. A Mathematical Programming Model to Global Plant Location Problems: Analysis and Insights. IIE Trans 36(2):127–144.

 

 

Chambers, C., Kouvelis, P. 2003. Competition, Learning and Investment in New Technology. IIE Trans 35:863–878.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Milner, J.M. 2002. Supply Chain Capacity Expansion and Vertical Integration: the Dynamic Interplay of Demand and Supply Uncertainty. IIE Trans 34:717–728.

 

 

Olin-Morgan, L., Daniels, R.L., Kouvelis, P. 2001. Marketing/Manufacturing Tradeoffs in Product Line Management: Insights from a Mathematical Programming Model. IIE Trans 33(11):949–962.

 

 

Karabati, S., Kouvelis, P. 2000. A Min-sum-max Resource Allocation Problem and Its Application. IIE Trans 32(3); 263–271.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Daniels, R.L., Vairaktarakis, G. 2000. Robust Scheduling for a Two Machine Flowshop with Uncertain Processing Times. IIE Trans 32(5)421–432.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Karabati, S. 1999 Cyclic Scheduling in Synchronous Production Lines. IIE Trans 31(8):709–719.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Mukhopadhyay, S.K. 1999. Modeling the Design Quality Competition for Durable Products. IIE Trans 31(9):865–880.

 

 

Vairaktarakis, G., Kouvelis, P. 1999. Incorporating Dynamic Aspects and Uncertainty in 1-median Location Problems. Nav Res Log 46(2):147–168.

 

 

Ahmadi, R.H., Kouvelis, P. 1999. Design of Electronic Assembly Lines: an Analytical Framework and Its Application. Eur J Oper Res 115:113–137.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Vairaktarakis, G. 1998. Flowshops with Processing Flexibility Across Production Stages. IIE Trans 30(8):735–746.

 

 

Karabati, S., Kouvelis, P. 1997. Flowline Scheduling Problem with Controllable Processing Times. IIE Trans 29:1–14.

 

 

Karabati, S., Kouvelis, P. 1996. Cyclic Scheduling in Flow Lines: Modeling Observations, Effective Heuristics and a Cycle Time Minimization Procedure. Nav Res Log 43(2):211–231.

 

 

Gutierrez, G.J., Kouvelis, P., Kurawarwala, A. 1996. A Robustness Approach to Incapacitated Network Design Problems. Eur J Oper Res 94:362–376.

 

 

Yu, G., Kouvelis, P., Luo, S. 1995. Weighted Vertex Packing Problem for Specially Structured Geometric Graphs. Nav Res Log 42:81–102.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Lee, H.L. 1995. The Optimal System Configuration of a Flexible Manufacturing System. IIE Trans 27:1–8.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Mukhopadhyay, S.K. 1995. The Effects of Learning on the Firm’s Optimal Design Quality Path. Eur J Oper Res 84:235–249.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Chiang, W.C., Yu, G. 1995. Optimal Algorithms for Row Layout Problems in Automated Manufacturing Systems. IIE Trans 27:99–104.

 

 

Ahmadi, R., Kouvelis, P. 1995. Design of a Reliable Functional Testing Procedure of Printed Circuit Boards. IIE Trans 27:81–89.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Mukhopadhyay, S.K. 1995. Competing on Design Quality: a Strategic Planning Approach for Product Quality with the Use of a Control Theoretic Model. J Oper Manag 12:369–385.

 

 

Karabati, S., Kouvelis, P. 1993. The Permutation Flow Shop Problem with Sum of Completion Times Performance Criterion. Nav Res Log 40:843–862.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Kurawarwala, A., Gutierrez, G.J. 1992. Algorithms for Robust Single and Multiple Period Layout Planning for Manufacturing Systems. Eur J Oper Res 63(2):287–303.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Chiang, W.-C., Fitzsimmons, J.A. 1992. Simulated Annealing Procedures for Machine Layout Problems in the Presence of Zoning Constraints. Eur J Oper Res 57(22):203–223.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Carlson, R.C. 1992. Total Unimodularity Applications in Bi-objective Discrete Optimization. Oper Res Letters 11(1):61–65.

 

 

Fitzsimmons, J.A., Kouvelis, P., Mallick, D.N. 1992. Design Strategy and Its Interface with Manufacturing and Marketing Strategies: a Conceptual Framework. J Oper Manag 10(3):398–415.

 

 

Kouvelis, P. 1991. An Optimal Tool Selection Procedure for the Initial Design Phase of a Flexible Manufacturing System. Eur J Oper Res 55(2):201–210.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Kiran, A.S. 1991. Single and Multiple Period Layout Models for Automated Manufacturing Systems. Eur J Oper Res 52(3):300–314.

 

 

 

SPECIALTY JOURNALS

(22 publications)

Kouvelis, P., Li, J. 2013. Day-definite Full Container Load Service for Time-sensitive Shippers: on the Perspective of Total Distribution Cost. Int J Oper Res Info Sys (forthcoming).

 

 

Axarloglou, K., Kouvelis, P. 2007.  Hysteresis in Adjusting the Ownership Structure of Foreign Subsidiaries.  International Business Review 16:494-506.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Sayin, S. 2006. Algorithm Robust for the Bicriteria Discrete Optimization Problems: Heuristic Variations and Computational Evidence. Ann Oper Res 147:71–85.

 

 

Johnson, S., Kouvelis, P., Sinha, V. 1997. On Reform Intensity under Uncertainty. J Comp Econ 25(3):297–321.

 

 

Daniels, R., Kouvelis, P., Olin-Morgan, L. 1996. Using Profit Maximizing Scheduling Models to Structure Operational Tradeoffs and Manufacturing Strategy Issues. J Global Optim 9:255–277.

 

 

Chiang, W.-C., Kouvelis, P. 1996. An Improved Tabu Search Heuristic for Solving Facility Layout Design Problem. Int J Prod Res 34(9):2565–2585.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Chiang, W-C. 1996. Optimal and Heuristic Procedures for Row Layout Problems in Automated Manufacturing Systems. J Oper Res 47:803–816.

 

 

Karabati, S., Kouvelis, P. 1996. Optimization Applications in Scheduling Theory: Introduction and an Overview. J Global Optim 9:223–226.

 

 

Gutierrez, G.J., Kouvelis, P. 1995. A Robustness Approach to International Sourcing. Ann Oper Res 59:165–193.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Papanicolaou, V. 1995. Expected Travel Time and Optimal Boundary Formulas for a Two-class Based Automatic Storage/Retrieval System. Int J Prod Res 33(10):2889–2905.

 

 

Chiang, W.-C., Kouvelis, P. 1994. Simulated Annealing and Tabu Search Approaches to Unidirectional Flowpath Design for Automated Guided Vehicle Systems. Ann Oper Res 50:115–142.

 

 

Karabati, S., Kouvelis, P. 1994. The Interface of Buffer Design and Cyclic Scheduling Decisions in Deterministic Flow Lines. Ann Oper Res 50:295–317.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Yu, G., Luo, S. 1994. Vertex Packing Problem Application to the Design of Electronic Testing Fixtures. Ann Oper Res 50:319–337.

 

 

Karabati, S., Kouvelis, P., Kiran, A.S. 1992. Games, Critical Paths and Assignment Problems in Permutation Flowshops and Cyclic Scheduling Environments. J Oper Res 43(3):241–258.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Kiran, A.S., Chiang, W.-C. 1992. A Survey of Layout Issues in Flexible Manufacturing Systems. OMEGA: Int J Manage Sci 20(3):375–390.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Gutierrez, G.J., Chiang, W-C. 1992. Heuristic Unidirectional Flowpath Design Approaches for Automated Guided Vehicle Systems. Int J Prod Res 30(6):1327–1351.

 

 

Kouvelis, P. 1992. Design and Planning Problems in Flexible Manufacturing Systems: a Critical Review. J Intelligent Manuf 3:75–99.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Chiang, W.-C. 1992. A Simulated Annealing Procedure for Single Row Layout Problems in Automated Manufacturing System. Int J Prod Res 30(4):717–732.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Tirupati, D.T. 1991. Approximate Performance Modeling and Decision Making for Manufacturing Systems: a Queuing Network Optimization Framework. J Intelligent Manuf 2:107–134.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Westcott, B.J. 1990. Organization and Production Tradeoffs in an Automated Job Shop. Int J Manag 7(4):372–381.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Lee, H.L. 1990. Material Handling System Design of Integrated Manufacturing Systems: a Graph Theoretic Modeling Framework. Ann Oper Res 26:379–396.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Kiran, A.S. 1990. The Plant Layout Problem in Automated Manufacturing Systems. Ann Oper Res 26:397–412.

 

 

 

BOOK
CHAPTERS

(12 chapters)

Kouvelis, P., Lus, B. 2013. Managing Innovation Processes and New Product Development Projects: Operations and Marketing Research Perspectives. In: A. Thakor (Ed.), Innovation and Growth: What Do We Know? World Scientific Publishing Co., Singapore Chapter 3, pp. 57-86.

 

Kouvelis, P., Zhao, W. 2012. Supply Chain Finance. In: Kouvelis, Boyabatli, Dong, Li (eds.) Handbook of Integrated Risk Management in Global Supply Chains. Wiley, New York Chapter 10, pp. 249-288.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Li, R., Ding, Q. 2012. Managing Storable Commodity Risk: Role of Inventories and Financial Hedges. In: Kouvelis, Boyabatli, Dong, Li (eds.) Handbook of Integrated Risk Management in Global Supply Chains. Wiley, New York Chapter 6, pp. 127-156.

 

 

Chayet, S., Kouvelis, P., Yu, D.Z. 2009. Product Design, Pricing, and Capacity Investment in a Congested Production System. In: S. Netessine and C. Tang (eds.) Consumer Driven Demand and Operations Management Models. Springer, New York, NY, Chapter 9, pp. 229-251.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Niederhoff, J. 2006. On the Globalization of Operations and Supply Chain Strategies: a Conceptual Framework and Its Application. In Lee, H.L., Lee, C-Y (eds.) Building Supply Chain Excellence in Emerging Economies, Springer, New York, NY, Chapter 4, pp. 1–34.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Munson, C. 2004. Using a Structural Equations Modeling Approach to Design and Monitor Strategic International Facility Networks. In: Simchi-Levi/Wu/Shen (eds.). Handbook of Quantitative Supply Chain Analysis: Modeling in the eBusiness Era. Dordrecht, The Netherlands, Kluwer. pp 681–709.

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Rosenblatt, M. 2002. A Mathematical Programming Model for Global Supply Chain Management: Conceptual Approach and Managerial Insights. In: Geunes/Pardalos/Romeijn (eds.). Supply Chain Management: Models, Applications, and Research Direction. Dordrecht, The Netherlands, Kluwer. pp. 245–278.

 

 

Kouvelis, P. 1998. Global Sourcing Strategies under Exchange Rate Uncertainty. In: Quantitative Models in Supply Chain Management. Tayur, S., Magazine M., Ganeshan R. (eds.). Dordrecht, The Netherlands, Kluwer. pp. 625:667.

 

 

Gutierrez, G.J., Kouvelis, P. 1998. Optimal Design and Analysis of Flowpaths for Automated Guided Vehicle Systems. In: Yu G. (ed.). Industrial Applications of Combinatorial Optimization. Dordrecht, The Netherlands, Kluwer.

 

 

Yu, G., Kouvelis, P. 1995. Min-max Optimization of Discrete Optimization Problems. In: Du D.Z., Pardalos P. (eds.). Mimimax and Applications. Dordrecht, The Netherlands, Kluwer. pp. 157–171.

 

 

Yu, G., Kouvelis, P. 1993. Complexity Results for a Class of Min-max Problems with Robust Optimization Applications. In. Pardalos, P.M. (ed.) Complexity in Numerical Optimization. Hackensack, NJ, World Scientific, pp. 501–511.

 

 

Chiang, W.-C., Gutierrez, G.J., Kouvelis, P. 1992. Simulated Annealing and Tabu search. In: Kusiak, A. (ed.), Intelligent Design and Manufacturing. Hoboken, NJ, Wiley, Ch. 26, pp.673–700.

 

 

Mallick, D.N., Kouvelis, P. 1992. Management of Product Design: a Strategic Approach. In: Kusiak, A. (ed.). Intelligent Design and Manufacturing. Hoboken, NJ, Wiley, pp. 157–178.

 

 

 

PAPERS SUBMITTED FOR PUBLICATION

Dong, L., Kouvelis, P., Wu, X.  2013.  The Value of Operational Flexibility in Uncertain Supply and Demand Environments with Oil Refining Applications.  Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis (third review, Management Sci).

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Xiao, Y., Yang, N. 2013.  Effects of Competition on PBM Profitability in Drug Distribution:  Rebates and Price Spreads. Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis (first review, Manuf Serv Oper Manage).

 

 

Turcic, D., Kouvelis, P., Bolandifar, E.  2013.  Risk Aversion Happens:  Hedging Commodity Material Purchases in a Bilateral Monopoly Supply Chain.  Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis (third review, Manuf Serv Oper Manage)

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Zhao, W. 2013. Supply Chain Coordination With Financial Constraints and Bankruptcy Costs. Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis (second review, Management Sci).

 

 

 

Ding. Q., Kouvelis, P., Milner, J. 2013. Inventory Rationing for Multiple Class Demand Under Continuous Review. Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis (third review, Prod Oper Manage).

 

 

Tang, Y., Kouvelis, P. 2013. Pay-Back-Revenue-Sharing Contract in Coordinating Supply Chains with Random Yield. Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis (third review, Prod Oper Manage).

 

 

Niederhoff, J., Kouvelis, P. 2013. Supplier Behavior and the Effectiveness of Revenue Sharing and Wholesale Contracts:  A Behavioral Study. Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis (first review, J Oper Manag).

 

 

Niederhoff, J., Kouvelis, P. 2013.  Generous, Spiteful, or Profit Maximizing Supplies in Wholesale Price Contracts:  A Behavioral Study.  Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis (first review, Prod Oper Manage).

 

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Tian, Z., Munson, C. 2013. Understanding and Managing Product Line Complexity Through Detailed Production Scheduling. Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis (third review, EJOR).

 

 

Kouvelis, P., Yu, D.Z., Chayet, S. 2013. Product Line, Pricing, and Capacity Choices of a Monopolist Facing Uncertain Demand. Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis (second review, Prod Oper Manage).

 

 

Wu, X., Sano, H., Matsuo, H., Kouvelis, P. 2013. Capacity Alliances and Coordinating Contracts in the Semiconductor Industry. Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis (second review in EJOR)

 

 

 

WORKING
PAPERS

Kouvelis, P., Tian, Z.  2013.  Optimal Investment in Phase III New Drug Development:  Methodology and Application.  Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis.

 

 

Hu, J., Kouvelis, P. 2013.  Strategic Horizontal Outsourcing.  Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis.

 

 

Dong, L., Kouvelis, P., Tian, Z. 2013. Responsive Pricing Newsvendor Networks. Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis.

 

 

Dong, L., Kouvelis, P., Tian, Z. 2013. Coordination of Decentralized Manufacturing and Distribution System through over Forecast Compensation Contract. Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis.

 

 

Ding, Q., Kouvelis, P., Pang, Z. 2013. Dynamic Financial Hedging Strategies for a Storable Commodity With Demand Uncertainty. Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis.

 

 

RECENTLY INVITED SEMINARS

 

 

Supply Chain Finance: Trade Credit Contracts, Bankruptcy Costs, and Supply chain Coordination”

 

 

04-2010 Invited Speaker, Darden School of Business, University of Virginia

05-2010 Invited Speaker, Anderson School of Management, UCLA

 

 

Global Supply Chain Finance

 

06-2009 Invited tutorial session at International INFORMS conference at

                          Toronto, CN

10-2008             Invited tutorial session at INFORMS conference at Washington D.C.

 

 

Financing the Newsvendor.”

 

05-2009    Invited speaker, London Business School, London, England

04–2009    Invited speaker, School of Business, Boston College, Boston

08–2008    Invited distinguished speaker. Fifth Mini-conference on Integrated Risk management in Operations and Global Supply Chains. Lee Kong China School of Business, Singapore Management University, Singapore

09–2008    Invited speaker, Sauder School of Business, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

10–2008    Invited speaker, Haas School of Business, University of California-Berkeley, CA

12–2008    Invited distinguished speaker, McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University, Washington D.C.

 

 

Research Overview on International Operations

 

 

10–2007            Plenary speaker, Doctoral Consortium on International Operation Management. Organized by Top Business School Centers for International Business Education and Research (CIBER)

 

 

 

09–2006            Invited speaker, Kellogg Workshop on Operations Management, Northwestern University, Evanston

 

 

Operational Hedging Strategies and Competitive Exposure in Exchange Rates

 

 

06–2006            Invited speaker, Integrated Risk Management in Global Supply Chains. University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

 

 

 

08–2006            Invited speaker, Interfaces of Operations and Finance. Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University

 

 

“On the Integration of Production and Financial Hedging Decisions in Global Markets.”

 

 

03–2007    Invited speaker, School of Management, Yale University

04–2006    Invited speaker, Merage School of Business, University of California-Irvine

09–2005    Krannert School of Management, Purdue University

               Plenary Speaker at Doctoral Consortiums on International Operations Management organized by top business school Centers for International Business Education and Research (CIBER)

05–2005    Invited speaker, Lee Kong China, Singapore Management University (SMM)

09–2004    Invited speaker, Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University

07–2004    Invited speaker, Eidhoven Technical University, MSOM Conference

 

 

“Dynamic Pricing Through Discounts for Optimizing Multi-Class Customer Demand Fulfillment”

Invited speaker at the following seminars:

 

10–2003    Invited speaker, School of Management, University of Texas—Dallas

01–2004    Invited speaker, W.P. Carey School of Business, Arizona State

03–2004    Invited speaker, School of Business, University of Washington—Seattle

03–2004    Invited speaker, Haas School of Business, University of California—Berkley

03–2004    Invited speaker, Industrial and Operations Engineering Department, University of Michigan—Ann Arbor

04–2004    Invited speaker, Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota

05–2004    Invited speaker, Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland

 

 

“Quality-Based Competition, Profitability and Variable Costs”

 

02–2004            Invited speaker, Supply Chain Optimization conference, the University of Florida—Gainesville

 

 

“Market-Based Supply Chain Co-ordination by Matching Suppliers’ Cost Structures With Buyers’ Order Profiles”

 

02–2004            Invited speaker, Supply Chain Optimization conference, the University of Florida—Gainesville

 

 

PRESENTATIONS

 

 

Over 100 presentations in INFORMS (previously ORSA/TIMS) and M&SOM conferences on various topics. Tutorial presentations on Global Supply Chain Finance at INFORMS in Washington D.C. (2008) and International INFORMS Conference in Toronto, Canada(2009), on Robust Operational Decision Making at the ORSA/TIMS meeting in Chicago (1993) and at the INFORMS meeting in San Diego (1997).

 

Invited presentations at seminars in top business schools such as the University of Chicago, London Business School, University of California—Berkley; Yale, UCLA, Carnegie Mellon, New York University, Columbia, Wharton, Cornell, University of Michigan—Ann Arbor, University of British Columbia, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Purdue, University of Rochester, University of Washington at Seattle, University of Maryland, Case Western Reserve, University of California at Irvine, University of Cincinnati, University of Kentucky, University of Illinois at Urbana, University of Florida, and selected industrial engineering programs such as Georgia Tech, Penn State, University of Florida, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, and Rutgers.

 

Presented invited talks at The Thought Leaders Roundtable on Supply Chain Management at Stanford, Harvard, and INSEAD, The Multi-echelon Inventory Conference at the University of California—Berkley, and the Operations Management Summer Camps at MIT and Stanford, the workshops on Project Planning and Scheduling and on heuristic Search at University of Florida, and the Mathematical organizational Theory Workshop in Orlando (April, 1992).

 

Organized and presented in a workshop on “Teaching International Operations Management” at the INFORMS meeting in New Orleans (1995), and Washington, D.C., (1996).

 

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

 

 

2011-12

Chair, POMS Skinner Best Paper Awards Committee

 

2009-10

President, IFORM SIG of M&SOM

 

2008–09

Chair and member, POMS Skinner Early Career Award

 

 

2008–09

Member, INFORMS, Lanchester Prize Committee

 

 

2009

Member, INFORMS, JFIG Paper Award Competition

 

 

2002–2004

President-elect and President, Manufacturing and Service Operations Management Society (MSOM)

 

 

1993

Chair, POMS Dissertation Award Competition

 

 

1990

Member, POMS Dissertation Award Competition

 

 

 

Referee, Operations Research, Management Science, Naval Research Logistics, European Journal of Operational Research, IIE Transactions, Journal of Operations Management, Journal of Production and Operations Management, IJFMS, JIM, OPSEARCH, Interfaces

 

 

1995 (Fall), & 1997 (Spring)

Cluster organizer for invited paper sessions in Global Operations Management for the INFORMS Conference at New Orleans (Fall, 1995), and San Diego (Spring, 1997)

 

 

 

Chair, Invited Paper Sessions at various ORSA/TIMS conferences on Strategic Issues in International Operations Management, Combinatorial Optimization Applications in Operations Management, Layout Design, Scheduling in Manufacturing Systems, Integer Programming applications, Robust Production Decisions

 

 

1995, 1996

Workshop presentations on Teaching International Operations Management at INFORMS conferences, New Orleans (1995), and Washington, D.C. (1996)

 

 

1993, 1997

Tutorial presentation on Robust Operational Decision Making at TIMS/ORSA, Chicago (1993), and San Diego (1997)

 

 

 

Book reviewer for West Educational Publishing Company and Kluwer

 

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

 

  • Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS), MSOM Division
  • Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE)
  • Decision Sciences Institute (DSI)
  • Production and Operations Management Society (POMS)
  • Technical Chamber of Greece
  • Alpha Pi Mu

 

ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICE

 

 

Olin Business School

  • Area Chair, Operations & Manufacturing Management area(2005-2009)
  • Elected Chair, Tenured Faculty (2004–2006)
  • Chair, Disciplinary Action Committee
  • Member, Ph.D. Committee
  • Member, EMBA Curriculum Committee
  • Member, Non-Degree Executive Programs Committee
  • Member, MBA Curriculum Committee
  • Member, Omnibus Committee
  • Member, Doctoral Admissions Committee

 

 

Duke University

  • Member, Advisory Committee of the Center for International Studies (University-Wide Committee) (1994–1995)
  • Chair and Member, International Business Committee, Fuqua School of Business (1992–1996)
  • Member, Curriculum Committee, Fuqua School of Business (1993–1994)
  • Coordinator, Operations Management Invited Seminar Series 91992–1993), Fuqua School of Business
  • Member, Operations Management Doctoral Committee, Fuqua School of Business

 

 

University of Texas, Austin

  • Member, Doctoral Admissions Committee, Management Department
  • Member, Graduate Studies Committee in Manufacturing Engineering
  • Member, Peer Review and Promotion Review Committees, Management Department, UT, Austin, Fuqua School of Business, Duke University and Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis