Associate Dean for Operations and Research
Office: BLB 290M
Office Hours: MW 10-11:30; TR 1:30-3pm
Associate professor (Logistics), and Director of the Center for Logistics Education and Research, received a MS in Logistics from the Air Force Institute of Technology, and an MA and PhD in Business Administration from The Ohio State University. Dr. Pohlen retired from the USAF with 20 years in logistics. His research focuses on the costing and financial management of logistics and supply chain management. Recently, he co-authored CSCMP’s The Handbook of Supply Chain Costing. He has routinely participated in executive education programs including those at Northwestern University, Southern Methodist University, Georgia Institute of Technology, The Ohio State University, and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. His research has been published in the Journal of Business Logistics, International Journal of Logistics Management, International Journal of Physical Distribution and Logistics Management, and the Transportation Journal. He chairs the professional certification in transportation and logistics and is an AST&L board member.