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Rebecca Clemons

Assistant Professor of Business and Operations Management
Hayes Hall 255S


  • DBA in Business Administration (Operations and Supply Chain Management), Cleveland State University, 2014
  • MS in Applied Statistics and Operations Research, Bowling Green State University, 1981
  • BA in Business Administration, Bowling Green State University, 1979

Research Areas

  • Research in the areas of supply chain management, supply chain disruptions, quality management, and knowledge management

Journal Articles

  • Clemons, Rebecca and Slotnick, Susan (2015), “The effect of supply-chain disruption, quality and knowledge transfer on firm strategy”, International Journal of Production Economics 13, 2, pp. 147-160.

Journal Articles in progress

  • Clemons, Rebecca and Henry, Raymond, “Dynamics of Buyer and Supplier Communication During Problem Resolution Process”
  • Clemons, Rebecca and Henry, Raymond, “Supply Chain Performance: Factors for Effective Problem Resolution”

Previous Experience


  • Research Assistant, Virginia Tech, 1997 – 1999
  • Instructor & Assistant Director Consulting Center, Bowling Green State University, 1989 – 1992


  • Kyklos Bearing International, 2000 – 2015
  • IQS, Inc, 1988 – 1989
  • New Departure Hyatt, Inc, 1982 – 1988

Professional Practice

  • Customer complaint and resolution process
  • Lean manufacturing systems, Lean Six Sigma for continuous improvement, problem solving process and root cause analysis.
  • Maintain TS16949 certification


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