The OSM Department would like to welcome Dr. Jay Chen to Cleveland State University! He will be teaching for the department full-time starting in 2011. Dr. Chen has been studying Operations Management at Purdue University, with his thesis being on the topic of Procurement Contract Design. His other teaching and research interests include supply chain management, manufacturing planning and control, pricing models, and inventory management.
Among the awards and honors Dr. Chen has been the recipient of are the Operations Management Scholar Award (2006-2010), the Bilsland Dissertation Fellowship (2009-2010), and the Dean's Distinguished Teaching Award (Spring 2008). He is looking forward to getting started in 2011 and will be a great addition to our esteemed staff. Welcome Dr. Chen!