Brian W. Jacobs
Department: Supply Chain Management
Office: N349 Business College Complex
Brian is an Associate Professor of Supply Chain Management at the Eli Broad College of Business, Michigan State University. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Marine Engineering Systems from the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and a PhD in Business Administration from the Georgia Institute of Technology. He is a licensed Professional Engineer in the State of Michigan. He has over 20 years experience as on Operations Management practitioner, mainly as a manufacturing manager in the primary metals and automotive assembly industries.
Sustainability and Environmental Operations, Operations Strategy, Financial/Market Value of Operations Strategies, Process Improvement Strategies including Lean, SIx Sigma, TQM.
- SCM 372: Manufacturing Planning and Control
- PIM 875: Supply Chain Management II
- SCM 303: Introduction to Supply Chain Management
- SCM 304: Survey of Supply Chain Management