Loyola University Chicago

Quinlan School of Business

Faculty and Affiliates

Maciek Nowak, PhD

Title/s: Associate Professor, Operations Management; Director, Master of Science in Supply Chain Management Program

Office #: Maguire 376

Phone: 312.915.7654

E-mail: mnowak4@LUC.edu


Dr. Nowak received his Ph.D. in Industrial and Systems Engineering from Georgia Tech and his M.S.E. and B.S.E. degrees from the University of Michigan.  Through his research, Dr. Nowak has worked with Federal Express, United Parcel Service, and the Georgia Ports Authority.  He has also received grants for research from the Federal Highway Administration and the U. S. Department of Transportation. His current research focuses on the use of various heuristic optimization techniques for vehicle routing problems.  He is also interested in the adoption of tracking technologies within the supply network, as well as more general strategic supply chain problems.  His research has been published in Transportation ScienceEuropean Journal of Operational ResearchComputers & OR, and the Journal of Transportation Management.  He has also written book chapters on the package express industry and the use of technology in the trucking industry.