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Richard W. Monroe
Assistant Professor of Management
Barney School of Business and Public Administration
Universityof Hartford
200 Bloomfield Avenue
West Hartford, CT 06117

Office: (860) 768-4051

Richard W. Monroe has 17 years of industry experience with several manufacturing organizations. This includes 5 years with Spalding Sports Worldwide in Chicopee, Massachusetts and 5 years with Stanadyne Automotive Corp. in Windsor, CT. He earned a master's from Western New England College, Springfield, Mass. in 1990. He completed his Ph.D. at Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA in 1997. His dissertation research was supported by and conducted at NASA Langley Research Center in Hampton, VA.

He has co-authored an article in the International Journal of Educational Telecommunications and has several conference proceedings for professional organizations. These include the Southeast Decision Sciences Institute Conference, the American Society for Engineering Management National Conference,and the Society of Allied Weight Engineers International Conference.

His current research interests include supply chain management, logistics,supplier certification, quality systems implementation, operations strategy and the influence of top management backgrounds on firm performance. He is currently teaching Operations Management at both the undergraduate (PRO 310) and graduate (MBA 620) level.


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