Faculty

The Tauber Institute brings together world-class faculty from the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business and College of Engineering. These faculty work with the Tauber Institute in a variety of capacities:

Ross School of Business

College of Engineering

Hyun Soo Ahn, Professor of Technology and Operations.

Jeff Alden, Operations Research.

Ravi Anupindi, Colonel William G. and Ann C. Svetlich Professor of Operations Research and Management, Professor of Technology & Operations, and Faculty Director, Center for Value Chain Innovation.

Dennis Blumenfeld, Lecturer, Industrial & Operations Engineering.

Damien Beil, Tauber Business Co-Director and Professor of Technology and Operations.

Yavuz Bozer, Professor, Industrial & Operations Engineering and former Tauber Institute Engineering Co-Director.

John Branch, Academic Director of Part-Time MBA Programs and Clinical Assistant Professor of Business Administration; Faculty Associate, Center for Russian, East European, & Eurasian Studies.

Xiuli Chao, Professor, Industrial & Operations Engineering.

Matthew Brown, Intermittent Lecturer of Business Administration.

Nikos Chronis, Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering.

Raymond (Gene) Goodson, Tauber Institute for Global Operations Executive-in-Residence Emeritus.

Amy Cohn, Arthur F. Thurnau Associate Professor, Industrial & Operations Engineering.

Wallace Hopp, C.K. Prahalad Distinguished University Professor of Business and Engineering; Associate Dean for Learning Design; Professor of Technology and Operations; Professor of Industrial and Operations Engineering.

Mark S. Daskin, Clyde W. Johnson Collegiate Professor and Chair, Industrial & Operations Engineering.

Yan Huang, Assistant Professor of Technology and Operations.

Luis Garcia-Guzman, Lecturer, Industrial & Operations Engineering.

M.S. Krishnan, Associate Dean of Executive Education and Global Initiatives, Accenture Professor of Computer Information Systems, Professor of Technology & Operations.

Matt Gibson, Director of Educational Programs, Center for Entrepreneurship.

Sanjeev Kumar, LEO Lecturer I of Technology and Operations.

Jason Habeger, Center for Entrepreneurship.

Peter Lenk, Professor of Technology and Operations.

Robert Hampshire, Research Assistant Professor, Industrial & Operations Engineering.

Len Middleton, Lecturer of Strategy and Entrepreneurship.

Richard Hughes, Associate Professor, Industrial & Operations Engineering.

Mohamed Mostagir, Assistant Professor of Technology and Operations.

Robert Inman, Adjunct, Assistant Professor; Ph.D., Industrial and Operations Engineering.

Lisa Pawlik, Lecturer of Business Communication.

Ruiwei Jiang, Assistant Professor, Industrial & Operations Engineering.

Jim Price, Adjunct Lecturer of Entrepreneurial Studies.

Judy Jin, Professor, Industrial & Operations Engineering.

Jill Schloff, LEO Intermittent Lecturer.

David L. Kaufman, Lecturer, Industrial & Operations Engineering.

Ari Shwayder, LEO Lecturer of Business Economics and Public Policy.

Monroe Keyserling, Professor, Industrial & Operations Engineering.

Edward (Ned) Smith, Associate Professor of Management & Organizations, Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.

Mariel Lavieri-Rodriguez, Associate Professor, Industrial & Operations Engineering.

J. Eric Svaan, Lecturer of Technology and Operations.

Debra Levantrosser, Lecturer, Industrial and Operations Engineering.

Brian Talbot, Professor Emeritus of Business Administration, Professor Emeritus of Operations and Management Science.

Brian Love, Professor, Materials Science and Engineering.

Joline Uichanco, Assistant Professor of Technology and Operations.

Matthew Plumlee, Assistant Professor, Industrial & Operations Engineering.

Joseph Walls, Adjunct Associate Professor of Technology and Operations.

Prakash Sathe, Lecturer, Industrial & Operations Engineering.

Andrew Wu, Assistant Professor of Technology and Operations and Finance, Stein Research Scholar.

Lawrence M. Seiford, Tauber Engineering Co-Director and Professor of Industrial & Operations Engineering.

Owen Q. Wu, Faculty Affiliate.

Siquian Shen, Assistant Professor, Industrial & Operations Engineering.

 

Steven Skerlos, Professor, Mechanical Engineering.

 

Quentin Stout, Co-Director, Center for Space Environment Modeling; Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.

 

Henry Wang, Professor, Chemical Engineering.

 

Peter Washabaugh, Arthur F. Thurnau Professor; Associate Professor, Aerospace Engineering.

 

Dawn White, Center for Entrepreneurship.

 

 

 
Each year, more than 50 faculty members advise teams on their projects - worldwide! Tauber Co-Directors Larry Seiford (College of Engineering) and Roman Kapuscinski (Michigan Ross) meet with faculty from both schools at the Kick-Off Dinner in May, 2013.
Xiuli Chao, the College of Engineering Tauber faculty advisor meets with his Cisco Sponsored team at the Kick-off Dinner in May. By September, the Cisco Systems team tied for 1st place at the 2013 Spotlight! Team Project Showcase Scholarship Competition
Anne Harrington, Lecturer of Business Communication & Director of Instructional Development at the Ross School of Business leads the 2014 Tauber students in business communication exercise to understand their teammates interaction styles at the Kick off
Professor Erdogan Gulari the Tauber Engineering faculty advisor meets with his Boeing Paint team for the first time at the Kick-off Dinner. They later placed 2nd at the 2013 Spotlight! Team Project Showcase Scholarship Competition
Lisa Pawlik, one of the Tauber Communication Coaches assigned to a team meets with the General Mills team at the Kick-off Dinner. They placed 3rd at the Spotlight! Team Project Showcase Scholarship Competition
Art & Design Assistant Professor John Marshall and Ross School of Business Professor William S. Lovejoy lead the nationally recognized IPD Course
U-M Tauber Institute Industry Co-Director Al Woodliff meets with College of Engineering Professor Erdogan Gulari and Ross School of Business Brian Talbot at the 2014 Kick off. All three will be serving as advisors for the GE Aviation team project
U-M Tauber Institute Business Co-Director Roman Kapuscinski shares a laugh with the 2014 Verizon team: MBA student Brian Dethloff, business faculty advisor Mohamed Mostagir, and engineering faculty advisor Debra Levantrosser