Faculty & Staff

Apr 17, 2020

Helping Students ‘Think and Do’: John Zapko

In this spotlight Q&A, SCRC Executive Advisor John Zapko talks about how and why he advises our supply chain students as they work on projects with our corporate partners each year, including how they’ve overcome the unique challenges of this semester. […]

Jan 16, 2020

Helping Students ‘Think and Do’: Walt DeGrange

The spring 2020 semester is underway, which means a new round of student teams are gearing up to work on practicum projects with the SCRC’s partner companies. At least one or two of these student teams will have the privilege […]

Jan 16, 2020

The Most Important Lesson Professor Stonebraker Teaches

“Never give up.” That’s what Jeff Stonebraker, an associate professor of operations and supply chain management at the Poole College of Management, strives to teach his students in the classroom each semester. The ten year Poole College veteran is a […]

Dec 18, 2019

Student-Teacher Relationship Turns Into Lifelong Friendship

Jon Allen and Donavon Favre began their decade-long relationship as student and teacher in the classroom at the Poole College of Management.

Nov 21, 2019

Helping Students ‘Think and Do’: Betty Minton

With the SCRC Gallery Walk on the horizon, it’s important to remember the individuals who guide students throughout the semester in preparing their projects for the big event, where they will showcase recommendations and solutions for one of the SCRC’s corporate […]

Oct 18, 2019

Helping Students ‘Think and Do’: Tom Donahue  

NC State’s ‘Think and Do’ mentality is pervasive across the Poole College of Management’s campus, and not much embodies the university’s action-oriented ideology more than the practicum projects hundreds of students complete each semester as part of their coursework. For […]

Aug 16, 2019

Tim Kraft joins Poole Supply Chain Faculty and SCRC Team

By Anna Rzewnicki Tim Kraft begins this fall as an assistant professor of operations and supply chain management in the NC State University Poole College’s Department of Business Management. He also is one of the faculty researchers affiliated with the Supply […]

Jun 21, 2019

Don Warsing: Focused on Improving Operational Outcomes

By Anna Rzewnicki “I definitely consider myself an engineer that crossed over into management,” says Don Warsing, Ph.D., associate professor of operations and supply chain management in the NC State Poole College of Management. He actually bridges the two disciplines, as […]

Apr 12, 2019

Sebastian Heese: Coordinating the Supply Chain

Ever wonder how retailers decide what products make it to their store shelves, or how they determine the mix of store-brand versus national brand products? The fine balance between variety, availability, pricing and other supply chain factors are among the […]

Mar 9, 2019

Faculty Spotlight: Eda Kemahlioglu-Ziya

Nothing gives Eda Kemahlioglu-Ziya more satisfaction than bringing her passion for supply chain management research to her students in the classroom at North Carolina State University each day. Kemahlioglu-Ziya, associate professor of operations and supply chain management in Poole College […]