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Dr. Altinoz received his Bachelor of Science
in Industrial Engineering from North Carolina State University in 1994. He then
completed his Master of Business Administration at Georgia Institute of
Technology. Before continuing on to his doctorate, he worked for IBM in Atlanta
as an operations analyst. He then consulted with Ciba Geigy (now Novartis), as
well as completing projects with Siemens and Oxford University Press.
Dr. Altinoz started to pursue his PhD at North
Carolina State University (NCSU) College of Textiles, the premier textiles
school in the world. His work focused on supply chain management in the textile
industry. His research work was funded by the National Textiles Center and
included projects for DuPont. He wrote several decision analysis software
packages, one of which merited a patent application by NCSU for the methodology
of using natural language to describe a fuzzy constraint based expert system. To
pursue the development of the system, Dr. Altinoz participated in a 2-year postdoc
effort before joining the operations management faculty at East Carolina
University (ECU) in 2003. At ECU, he led the effort to create a supply chain
management program. Dr. Altinoz has been teaching in online institutions since
Dr. Altinoz’s research
interests include supply chain management, effective application of decision
methodologies to practical situations, and creating mathematical models for
economic analysis. He has been on the editorial board of International Journal of Integrated Supply Management since 2008.
Education:PhD, North Carolina State University, 2001MBA, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1996BS, North Carolina State University, 1994
Charles A. FailFaculty, Business
Craig McCoyFaculty, MBA and MSM
Jaclyn Felder-StraussFaculty, Accounting
Jerry TaylorFaculty, Finance
Joyce BooneFaculty, Business
Rebecca HermanFaculty, MBA and MSM
Rita GunzelmanFaculty, Business
Steven CatesFaculty, Human Resources
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