Michigan State University Supply Chain Management professors are renowned practitioners and educators. Below is a list of achievements our faculty and PhD students have accumulated during 2016.


Srinivas Talluri


Fulbright-Hanken Distinguished Chair in Business and Economics for 2016-2017

Sri Talluri, Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Management

Dr. Patricia J. Daugherty Assistant Professor Yemisi Bolumole

“Customer Service Responsiveness in Logistics Outsourcing Contracts: The Influence of Job Autonomy and Role Clarity among On-sit Representative”

Article accepted by the Transportation Journal

Assistant Professor Yemisi Bolumole and Professor Patricia Daugherty, Bowersox-Thull Chair in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Jason Miller

“Understanding the Present by Examining the Past: Imprinting Effects On Supply Chain Outsourcing in a Transition Economy”

Article accepted by the Journal of Supply Chain Management.

Jason Miller, Assistant Professor of Logistics

Jason MillerMatt Schwierterman


“Factor Market Rivalry: Toward an Integrated Understanding of Firm Action”

Article accepted by the Transportation Journal

Matt Schwieterman, Assistant Professor, and Jason Miller, Assistant Professor

Jason Miller


Article accepted by the Journal of Business Logistics.

Jason Miller, Assistant Professor of Logistics

Steven Melnyk

Developing Sustainable Supply Chains to Drive Value

Named one the “Top Sustainability Books” by Sustainable Brands

Steven Melnyk’s, Professor of Operations Management

Simone Peinkofer


Article accepted by the Journal of Business Logistics.

Simone Peinkofer, Assistant Professor

Sriram Narayanan


“Getting Value From the Cloud”

Article accepted by the Supply Chain Management Review

Sriram Narayan, Assistant Professor Dept. of Supply Chain Management and Vallabh Sambamurthy, Professor and Chairperson Dept. of Accounting and Information Systems

Matt Schwierterman

CSCMP 2016 Doctoral Dissertation Award Finalist 

Matthew Schwieterman, Assistant Professor

Assistant Professor Yemisi Bolumole

Bernard J. La Londe Best Paper Award by CSCMP

Yemisi Boumole, Assistant Professor

Dave Closs

2016 Thinkers and Movers Award by DSC Logistics

David Closs, Department Chair

Jason Miller


E. Grosvenor Plowman Award by CSCMP

Jason Miller, Assistant Professor

Srinivas Talluri


“A Decision Framework to Mitigate Supply Chain Risks: An Application in Offshore Wine Energy Industry”

Article accepted by IEE Transaction in Engineering Management

Sri Talluri, Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Management

Matt Schwierterman

Honorable Mention, Doctoral Dissertation Award by CSCMP

Matt Schwieterman, Assistant Professor

Sriram Narayanan


“Operational Productivity, Corporate Social Performance, Financial Performance, and Risk in Manufacturing Firms”

Manuscript  accepted for publication at Production and Operations Management

Sriram Narayanan, Associate Professor, Brian Jacobs, Assistant Professor, and Richard Kraude, PhD. Student


“Production Planning Using Evolving Demand Forecasts in the Automotive Industry”

Article accepted in the IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management

Hakan Yildiz, Assistant Professor;  Scott DuHadway, Doctoral Student in Operations and Sourcing Management; Ram Narasimhan, University Distinguished Professor and the John H. McConnell Endowed Professor of Business and Siriram Narayanan, Associate Professor 

Dr. Tobias Schoenherr

“The Influence of the Structure of Interdependence on the Response to Inequity in Buyer-Supplier Relationships”

Article accepted in the Journal of Marketing Research

Tobias Schoenherr, Associate Professor