PhD, Operations Management, School of Management, The University of Texas at Dallas
MSc, Supply Chain Management, School of Management, The University of Texas at Dallas
MSc, Operational Research, School of Management, Lancaster University, UK
BEng, Mechanical and Power Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, P.R. China
Dr. Ru has extensive interest in researching and teaching supply chain management. His current research focuses on new business practices in the retail industry, for example, consignment, vendor-managed inventory, store brand introduction, direct marketing and e-business. In particular, he has investigated the impacts of inventory decision-making, supply chain contract, customers’ store loyalty on supply chain performance.
Ru, J. and Y. Wang (2010). Consignment contracting: who should control inventory in the supply chain? European Journal of Operational Research. 201(3), 760-769.
Operations Management and Strategy
School of Management
University at Buffalo
326D Jacobs Management Center
Buffalo, NY 14260-4000