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Jurriaan de Jong

Assistant Professor
Operations Management and Strategy Department


PhD, The Ohio State University, Fisher College of Business
MS, Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, Netherlands

Research Interests

Teaching Interests

Dr. De Jong has extensive research interest in the area of buyer-supplier relationships and remanufacturing in the health care supply chain. In particular, his research has focused on the role of inter-organizational power and dependence in the Group Purchasing Organization (GPO) driven health care supply chain. He investigates the buyer-supplier and buyer-middleman (GPO) relationships and their effect on health care supply chain member performance. Dr. De Jong furthermore studies the various decisions made by the health care supply chain members, including an OEM’s pricing decision for new and refurbished product offerings and service contracts, a GPO’s choice for OEMs for a product group and an HCO’s decision with respect to GPO service usage and procurement of new versus refurbished equipment.

Awards, Grants and Honors

Professional Affiliations

Industry Experience

Prior to his academic career, Dr. De Jong spent many years in industry, in a variety of managerial, consulting and industrial engineering roles.

Contact Information

Jurriaan De Jong

Jurriaan De Jong 
Assistant Professor
Operations Management and Strategy
School of Management
University at Buffalo
Jacobs Management Center
Buffalo, NY 14260-4000

Tel: 716-645-3251