MBAD6510-L2 Global Ops/Supply Chain Mgmt (Spring 2024)

Course Details

Section will be taught totally online with no scheduled class meetings. Students must arrange for daily access to a computer and the Internet prior to the start of classes. Robert Morris labs are to be used only as a backup in special situations and may not be relied upon for extended periods of time. In addition to the Internet link, online classes have a large emphasis on email. All messages from the instructor and other information regarding online classes, including user ids, passwords, and login instructions will be sent to your Robert Morris University email account. Visit for more information.
Session, Dates: 4 (03/09/2024 - 05/03/2024)
Time: -
Location: Internet/Online
Seats Available: 1 Seat!
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course provides an overview and framework for analyzing and applying key concepts, tools, and strategies in managing supply chains in global markets. It consists of eight modules focusing on managing business operations in the global environment with an emphasis on optimizing supply chain management. The course should allow the students to develop an expertise in analyzing and improving process flows, including flows of customers in service operations, material flows, and information flows in order to improve overall efficiency and effectiveness of operations. Special attention will be given to key supply chain designs and strategies, logistics in supply chain operations, and technology in the supply chain.

Prerequisite: MBAD6015 3 Credits

Course Materials

About the Instructor(s)

Samantha C. Gibson, D.B.A.
Assistant Professor, Marketing and Logistics

Coordinator, Logistics Program
412-397-6380 phone
Massey Hall 223

Kihyun Park, Ph.D.
Professor of Operations Management
412-397-6045 phone
412-397-2217 fax
Massey Hall 322