Dr. Festus Olorunniwo
Professor & Department Chair
Festus Olorunniwo is a Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Management and the Chair of Department of Business Administration at Tennessee State University, USA. He received his Doctorate degree in Operations Research (Management Science) from the University of Texas at Austin, and MS in Industrial Engineering from Polytechnic Institute of New York University. His research and consulting interests are in supply chain management (supplier relationship management and reverse logistics), service and manufacturing operations (including use of applications of optimization techniques in their design and operation), and management of quality. He has consulted for several companies in Tennessee, Singapore, Malawi, Ukraine, and Nigeria. Twice a Consultant to United Nations Development Program, he has also published over 90 research articles in refereed journals and conference proceedings.