The institute’s research team of scholars provides the capability to develop effective solutions to complex problems confronting public and private organizations. The research team conducts ongoing research in a wide array of areas related to logistics and transportation ranging from the modeling and simulation of logistics systems, transportation planning and management, the application of geographic information systems, economic impact studies, site selection, vehicle routing, technology development and application, and the engineering of responsive and sustainable systems.

 

Institute Scholars

Michael S. Bomba, Ph.D.
Research Associate Professor
Marketing, Logistics, and Operations Management
G. Brint Ryan College of Business
Tim Hawkins, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Marketing, Logistics, and Operations Management
G. Brint Ryan College of Business
Seock-Jin Hong, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Marketing, Logistics, and Operations Management
G. Brint Ryan College of Business
Ila Manuj, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Marketing, Logistics, and Operations Management
G. Brint Ryan College of Business
Armin R. Mikler, Ph.D.
Professor
Computer Science and Engineering
College of Engineering
Suman Niranjan
Assistant Professor
Marketing, Logistics, and Operations Management
G. Brint Ryan College of Business
David R. Nowicki, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Marketing, Logistics, and Operations Management
G. Brint Ryan College of Business
Wesley S. Randall, Ph.D.
Professor
Marketing, Logistics, and Operations Management
G. Brint Ryan College of Business
Scott J. Warren, Ph.D.
Professor
Learning Technologies
College of Information
Gary R. Webb, Ph.D.
Professor
Emergency Management & Disaster Science
College of Health and Public Service

 

Collaborating Scholars

Bill P. Buckles, Ph.D.
Professor
Computer Science and Engineering
College of Engineering
Michael C. Carroll, Ph.D.
Professor
Economics
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Yan Huang, Ph.D.
Professor
Computer Science and Engineering
College of Engineering
Bin Mai, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
IT and Decision Science
G. Brint Ryan College of Business
David J. Molina, Ph.D.
Professor
Economics
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Cheng Yu, Ph.D.
Professor
Engineering Technology
College of Engineering

 

Visiting Scholars

William "Cliff" Baldwin, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Natural Sciences and Mathematics
Stockton University, Galloway, New Jersey
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Romulo Magnaye, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Management
Ramapo College of New Jersey, Mahwah, New Jersey
Subhro Mitra, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Marketing & Logistics
University of North Texas at Dallas, Dallas, Texas
Matt Rooney
Director, Economic Growth
George W. Bush Presidential Center, Dallas, Texas

 

PhD Fellow Placements

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Mazen Brho, Ph.D.
Texas A&M University at Galveston
PhD awarded in August 2018
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John Dickens, Ph.D.
Air Force Institute of Technology
PhD awarded in August 2018
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Aaron Glassburner, Ph.D.
437th Supply Chain Operations Squadron
PhD awarded in May 2018
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Amit Sundeep Malhan
North Carolina A&T State University
PhD awarded in August 2019
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Tom Morgan, Ph.D.
Shippensburg University
PhD awarded in August 2018
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Hasan Uvet, Ph.D.
Savannah State University
PhD awarded in August 2018

 

PhD Students

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Saban Adana
Ph.D. Student
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Sarah Almofeez
Ph.D. Student
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Saad Bani Hani
Ph.D. Student
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Hasan Celik
Ph.D. Student
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Sedat Cevikparmak
Ph.D. Student
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Janeth Gabaldon Ochoa
Ph.D. Student
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Rane Himali Patil
Ph.D. Student
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Carullah Kucuk
Ph.D. Student
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Jacob Maywald
Ph.D. Student
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Kiran Patil
Ph.D. Student
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Javad Sadeghi
Ph.D. Student
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Ekezie Uchenna
Ph.D. Student

 

Administration

Terrance L. Pohlen, Ph.D.
Terrance L. Pohlen, Ph.D.
Director
BLB 290M
Lauren Pratt
Lauren Pratt
Sr. Administrative Coordinator
BLB 150A