Thomas Goldsby, PhD

Harry T. Mangurian, Jr. Foundation Professor in Business and Professor of Logistics, Ohio State University

Dr. Thomas J. Goldsby is the Harry T. Mangurian, Jr. Foundation Professor in Business and Professor of Logistics at The Ohio State University’s Fisher College of Business. Dr. Goldsby holds a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Evansville, M.B.A. from the University of Kentucky, and Ph.D. in Marketing and Logistics from Michigan State University.

Dr. Goldsby is Co-Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Business Logistics. He serves as Associate Director of the Center for Operational Excellence (COE), Research Fellow of the National Center for the Middle Market, and a research associate of the Global Supply Chain Forum, all housed at Ohio State’s Fisher College of Business. 

He has published more than 50 articles and serves as a frequent speaker at academic conferences, executive education seminars, and professional meetings around the world. He is co-author of five books: The Design and Management of Sustainable Supply Chains (forthcoming), Logistics Management: Enhancing Competitiveness and Customer Value (2015), The Definitive Guide to Transportation (2014), Global Macrotrends and Their Impact on Supply Chain Management (2013), and Lean Six Sigma Logistics: Strategic Development to Operational Success (2005).  

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