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Jason  Miller

Jason Miller

Assistant Professor
Department: Supply Chain Management

Office: N328

Telephone: 517-432-6426


Jason Miller (Ph.D. The Ohio State University) is an Assistant Professor of Logistics at Michigan State University's Eli Broad College of Business. His primary research stream examines firms' logistics operations, with an emphasis on studying motor carrier safety, productivity, and pricing. His research has appeared in Academy of Management Journal, Decision Sciences Journal, ForecastingJournal of Business Logistics, Journal of Management, Journal of Operations Management, Journal of Supply Chain Management, Multivariate Behavioral Research, Transportation Journal, and Transportation Research Part E. Jason serves as an Associate Editor at Journal of Operations Management, Decision Sciences Journal, and International Journal of Operations and Production Management. He serves on the Editorial Review Board for Journal of Business Logistics and Journal of Supply Chain Management. He also actively reviews for several supply chain (International Journal of Logistics Management, Journal of Business Logistics, and Transportation Journal) and quantitative methods (Educational and Psychological Measurement and Structural Equation Modeling) journals.

 With regard to teaching, Jason teaches courses at the undergraduate, masters, and doctoral level. 
At the undergrad level, Jason teaches the case-based capstone supply chain management course and an upper-level transportation management elective. At the masters level, he teaches an online course concerning distribution fulfillment. At the doctoral level, he co-coordinates the introductory Ph.D. seminar common to both the logistics and OSM doctoral programs. He was recognized as the undergraduate faculty member who had the greatest impact on students based on the 2017 graduating senior survey. The website Poets & Quants has recognized him as one of the top 40 undergraduate professors ( 

•Motor carrier safety, productivity, and pricing

•Moderation, mediation, and moderated mediation analysis

•Applied statistical analysis for cross-sectional and panel data (e.g., covariance structure modeling, growth curve modeling, survival analysis, generalized linear models)

•Econometric applications (e.g., 2SLS, 3SLS, systems of equations)

•Intensive time series models (e.g., ARIMA, ARCH, GARCH, cointegration)

•Studying growth/decline/stability of supply chain phenomena

•Using psychometric techniques to scale and score supply chain constructs from secondary data

  • Jane K. Fenyo Best Paper Award (2012): Best conference paper for student research at the 41st Academy of Marketing Science Annual Conference. Matt Schwieterman was the co-recipient.
  • Bernard J. La Londe Best Paper Award (2013): Awarded for the best manuscript published in Journal of Business Logistics in 2013. Co-recipients are John P. Saldanha, C. Shane Hunt, and John Mello.
  • CSCMP Doctoral Dissertation Award (2015): Best doctoral dissertation as voted on by an academic and industry panel.
  • E. Grosvenor Plowman Award (2016): Awarded for the best conference paper at the CSCMP annual conference.
  • Most Impactful Undergraduate Faculty Member (2017): Received the most votes when asked the question "which faculty member was most impactful during your time at Broad" by seniors completing the annual graduating senior survey.


  • See Vita for updated list of publications.
  • SCM 470: Supply Chain Policy Analysis
  • SCM 872: Distribution Fulfillment
  • SCM 476: Transportation Management
  • SCM 910: Introduction to Theory in SCM
Supply Chain Management
  • Logistics
  • Motor Carrier Safety
  • Inventory
  • Operations Strategy

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