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Mitch Millstein, Ph.D.

Mitch Millstein, Ph.D.
Associate Director - Center for Business and Industrial Studies
Adjunct Assistant Professor

Mitch Millstein

Mitch Millstein, Ph.D. is the Associate Director of the College of Business’ Center for Business and Industrial Studies, and a faculty member in the Supply Chain Management Department.  Prior to joining the College of Business he worked 18 years as a Lean and Supply Chain Consultant, working with over 100 companies.  He is the founder or co-founder of three companies include Supply Velocity (consulting), Andrea’s Gluten Free (food production) and Optimal Velocity (software).  His research interests include applied optimization modeling, manufacturing work-flow methods and supply chain performance measures.  He earned his Ph.D. in logistics and supply chain management at the University of Missouri – St. Louis, has a MBA from Washington University and an Engineering degree from Rutgers University.

206 Express Scripts Hall


Doctor of Philosophy – Business Administration (2014)
University of Missouri – St. Louis 
St. Louis, MO 
Emphasis in Logistics & Supply Chain Management and minor in Marketing 

Masters of Business Administration (1996) 
Washington University – Olin School of Business 
St. Louis, MO 

Bachelors of Science – Materials Engineering (1988) 
Rutgers University – College of Engineering 
New Brunswick, NJ


  • LOG OM 3300 - Business Statistics
  • LOG OM 4322 - Lean Production in Manufacturing and Service Operations
  • LOG OM 6338 / INFSYS 6838 - Business Processes: Design, Management and Integration

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