James King

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Assistant Professor of Professional Practice
Office Location: 
100 Rock: Room 3152
Office Phone: 
848-445-4686
Academic Info
Education: 

M.B.A., Rutgers University
B.B.A. Finance and Management, Temple University

Expertise: 

Supply Chain Strategy, Supply Chain Finance, Business Strategy, Project Management, Operations and Customer Service

Teaches: 

Introduction to Supply Chain Management (Undergraduate), Supply Chain Strategies (Graduate), Project Management (Graduate and Undergraduate), Supply Chain Risk and Disruption Management (Undergraduate)

James King joined Rutgers University full time in 2015, after 33 years of extensive industry experience including numerous senior management roles at Panasonic Corporation of North America. His broad business experience included leadership positions in supply chain and operations management, accounting, business planning, sales management, service operations and customer relationship management.

During his career, James was a member of the Fedex International Customer Board of Directors for 5 years, a member of the Rutgers Center for Supply Chain Management Board for 9 years, and an adjunct professor of supply chain management at Rutgers for 5 years. In addition to his teaching role, James is responsible for the development and expansion of Rutgers SCM department corporate partners, focused on developing relationships with industry leaders to enable student access to career opportunities, as well as opportunities for faculty to partner on research.