Mark Rodgers

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Assistant Professor
Office Location: 
1WP: Room 994
Office Phone: 
973-353-1287
Academic Info
Education: 

Ph.D., Rutgers University – Industrial & Systems Engineering
M.S., Rutgers University – Industrial & Systems Engineering
M.S., Rutgers University – Applied & Mathematical Statistics
M.Eng., Stevens Institute of Technology – Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Practices
B.S., Rutgers University – Ceramic Engineering

Expertise: 

Power Systems Planning and Optimization, Simulation-Based Optimization, Supply Chain Disruptions and the Impact on Performance, and Bayesian Belief Networks to Assess and Mitigate Risk

Teaches: 

Demand Planning (Undergraduate)

Dr. Rodgers is an Assistant Professor in the Supply Chain Management Department of the Rutgers Business School, where he currently teaches Demand Planning. His research interests include power grid expansion planning, simulation-based optimization, and quantitative methods to assess the impact of supply chain disruptions and risk on operational performance.

Dr. Rodgers holds a PhD in Industrial & Systems Engineering from Rutgers University, MS degrees in Statistics and Industrial & Systems Engineering from Rutgers University, a MEng in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Practices from Stevens Institute of Technology, and a BS in Ceramics and Materials Science Engineering from Rutgers University. Additionally, he has presented his research at many academic conferences, and was also awarded an NSF Fellowship via the Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship (IGERT) program.

Prior to joining the Rutgers Business School’s faculty, Dr. Rodgers worked in the telecommunications, pharmaceutical, transportation, and management consulting industries in various business process improvement and analytics roles.