Dr. Jon Marvel is an Associate Professor in the School of Economics, Management, & Project Management at Western Carolina University, a campus of the University of North Carolina. Dr. Marvel teaches in the MBA program (operations management) and upper-level undergraduate courses in the College of Business (Production and Operations Management, Introduction to Management Science)</p>
Dr. Marvel has spent more than 15 years in industry as a project manager, engineer, and manufacturing consultant in US (Schlumberger, Institute for Advanced Manufacturing Sciences) and Europe (Delft Geophysical). His recent consulting experiences have been developing simulation models of the production operations for Tier 1 automotive suppliers converting from batch to flow environments. Dr. Marvel received his Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering from the University of Cincinnati; M.S. in Manufacturing Engineering from the University of Michigan; MBA from Shippensburg University; and B.E. from Stevens Institute of Technology.