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Teaching and Research
Amherst College, BA, 1965
Harvard Business School: MBA (Baker Scholar), 1970 and DBA in Production & Operations Management, 1986.
Dissertation: Manufacturing Strategy in Diversified Firms: Linkages between Competitive Strategy and Manufacturing Planning in the Divisions
Material Control Statistician and Foreman-Material Handling: Chevrolet-Flint Pressed Metal, General Motors Corporation. (Automotive parts)
Manager of Business Planning, Plant Manager, & Product Manager: Draper Division, Rockwell International (Textile looms)
Assistant to V.P.-Operations: ICM Corporation (Coal mining and processing)
President & C.O.O. Rochester Shoe Tree Company, Inc. (Shoe care products)
Teaching and Research Experiences
Harvard Business School: Research assistant to Prof. Wickham Skinner
Boston University: Assistant and Associate Professor of Operations Management
Babeș-Bolyai University (Cluj-Napoca, Romania): Fulbright Professor of Business in the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, AY 2008-2009. Visiting Professor, fall, 2010.
Quality in Higher Education
Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP): Fourteen-year active member, served on Board of Directors, Baccalaureate Board of Commissioners, and as Chair of Board of Commissioners. Now a mentor to candidate schools, and an on-site evaluation team member.
Married, father of six. Traveler: Panama, Alaska and India thus far in 2012, with Turkey and Romania upcoming. Motorcyclist, Private Pilot, Golfer, and all-around lover of life. Blog: Da Da Da Da Life Goes On*