Dr. Min Shi currently is an associate professor in the Department of Management at California State University, Los Angeles, and serves as the director of the Center of Logistics and Supply Chain Management. Before joining Cal State LA, Dr. Shi hold various positions at Cal Poly Pomona, Marist College, and Rutgers University. Dr. Shi’s research and teaching interests include operations management, supply chain management, and operations/finance interface. He has published several research papers in leading refereed journals, such as Journal of the Operational Research Society, International Journal of Operations & Production Management, Applied Psychological Measurement, and International Journal of Operations Research and Information Systems. Dr. Shi received his Ph.D degree in Management from Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, in 2007.