Associate Professor of Operations Management
Mumin Kurtulus is associate professor of operations management at the Owen Graduate School of Management at Vanderbilt University. He joined Vanderbilt in 2005 after getting his PhD in Operations Management from INSEAD in France. His research focuses on retail supply chains with focus on manufacturer-retailer collaboration practices in the consumer goods industry. Professor Kurtulus is teaching Operations Management classes in the MBA and Executive MBA (EMBA) Programs at Vanderbilt's Owen School of Management and was the recipient of the Faculty Teaching Award by the EMBA class of 2015. Professor Kurtulus was born in Bulgaria, lived in Turkey and France before moving to United States.
PhD in Operations Management, INSEAD, 2005
M.S. in Management, INSEAD, 2002
M.S. in Industrial Engineering, Bilkent University, 2000
B.S. in Physics, Koc University, 1998
Supply Chain Management
Supply chain management with focus on manufacturer-retailer collaboration practices in the consumer goods industry.
Area(s) of Expertise:
Supply chain management, collaborative forecasting in supply chains, category captainship implementations, retail assortment planning and commodity procurement strategies.