About the Author

William Swart is professor of Marketing and Supply Chain Management at East Carolina University. He holds a Ph.D. in Operations Research and an M.S. in Industrial and Systems Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology and a B.S. in Industrial Engineering with Honors from Clemson University. Dr. Swart’s experience is diversified between industry and academia. In academia, he served as Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic and Student Affairs at East Carolina University, Dean of Engineering at New Jersey Institute of Technology, Dean of Engineering and Technology at Old Dominion University, Associate Dean of Business and Economics at California State University, and Chairman of the Department of Industrial Engineering ...

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