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Jason Miller

Associate Professor
Department: Supply Chain Management
North Business Building
632 Bogue St Rm N328
East Lansing, MI 48824
Phone: (517) 432-6426
Curriculum Vitae
  • Biography
    Jason Miller (PhD The Ohio State University) is a tenured Associate Professor of Logistics and the John D. and Dortha J. Withrow Endowed Emerging Scholar 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, pricing dynamics, and driver turnover. His research has appeared or is forthcoming in Academy of Management Journal, Decision Sciences, ForecastingJournal of Business Logistics, Journal of Management, Journal of Operations Management, Journal of Supply Chain Management, Manufacturing and Service Operations Management, Multivariate Behavioral Research, Transportation Journal, and Transportation Research Part E. Jason serves as an Associate Editor at Journal of Operations Management, Decision Sciences, 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 (Behavior Research Methods, Educational and Psychological Measurement and Structural Equation Modeling) journals.

    With regard to teaching, Jason teaches or has taught courses at the undergraduate, masters, and doctoral level. 
    At the undergrad level, Jason teaches the case-based capstone supply chain management course and has also taught an upper-level transportation management elective. Jason has taught an online course concerning distribution fulfillment in the Masters of Science in Supply Chain Management program. At the doctoral level, he co-coordinates the introductory PhD seminar common to both the logistics and OSM doctoral programs.

    Jason has been recognized with multiple awards for research and teaching. 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 ( 
  • Publications
    See Vita for updated list of publications.
  • Courses
    • SCM 470: Supply Chain Policy Analysis
    • SCM 872: Distribution Fulfillment
    • SCM 476: Transportation Management
    • SCM 910: Introduction to Theory in SCM
  • Awards
    • 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.

Related News:

Jason Miller has Publication Published 
Article titled, Titled 'An Exploratory Investigation of New Entrant Motor Carriers' Longitudinal Safety Performance'
Jason Miller's Manuscript Accepted for Publication 
It's titled, 'Learning by Applying: The Case of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award'
Jason Miller Publishes Manuscript 
Titled 'A Multivariate Time-Series Examination of Motor Carrier Safety Behaviors'
Jason Miller's Manuscript Accepted into Transportation Journal 
"How Does Electronic Monitoring Affect Hours-of-Service Compliance?" was accepted at Transportation Journal.
Paying for hurricanes  
With recent hurricanes, the coastal regions critical to global supply chains and economies have taken a hit.
Faculty Spotlight: Leadership in Logistics  
When it comes to supply chain management and logistics innovation, the Broad College of Business is blazing the trail
Two SCM Faculty Selected as Broad Integrative Fellows 
The program seeks to develop integrative thinking across business disciplines among the Broad College faculty
Dr. Jason Miller has Article Accepted to the Transportation Journal 
"Discrete Time Hazard Modeling of Large Motor Carriers' Longitudinal Safety Performance" accepted for publication.
Closs Calls- Welcome Back! 
A few things have changed in the Supply Chain Management program since students last left in the Spring.
Faculty Awards and Publications 
Michigan State University Supply Chain Management professors are renowned practitioners and educators.
SCM Faculty Recognized at CSCMP 
Three SCM faculty members were recognized for excellence in the supply chain management profession at the conference.
SCM Faculty Member to be Published in Journal of Supply Chain Management 
The article will in the Journal of Supply Chain Management in 2017.
Two SCM Faculty to be Published in Next Issue of Journal of Business Logistics 
Two SCM Faculty to be Published in Next Issue of Journal of Business Logistics.
Dr. Schwieterman's Research Published in Transportation Journal 
Dr. Schwieterman's paper will be published in Transportation Journal, Vol. 55, No. 2, 2016.