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Dale Rogers

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Interim Chair (FSC) & Professor
Faculty w/Admin Appointment, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 4706
Professor
Faculty w/Admin Appointment, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 4706
Biography

Dale Rogers is a professor of logistics and supply chain management at the W. P. Carey School of Business. Rogers is the leader in supply chain finance, sustainability, and reverse logistics practices for the Instituto de Logística e Supply Chain in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. In 2012 he became the first academic to receive the International Warehouse and Logistics Association Distinguished Service Award in its 120-year history. He is a Board Advisor to FLEXE and also serves on the Board of the Reverse Logistics and Sustainability Council.

He is a frequent speaker on topics, including product lifecycle logistics, sustainable supply chain management, reverse logistics, the perfect order, logistics and supply chain strategy, third party logistics, and logistics management. He has made over 300 presentations to professional organizations and has served as a faculty member for numerous executive programs at the University of Nevada; The Ohio State University; Stanford University; University of California, Berkeley; Michigan State University; University of North Florida; University of Alaska Anchorage; Federal University of Rio de Janeiro; Genco Reverse Logistics Conference; Maringa State University, Brazil and the Instituto de Logística e Supply Chain.

Rogers has been a consultant to several companies including Kenco Logistics, Hewlett-Packard, Coca-Cola,IBM, Russell Athletic, Flextronics, FedEx, UPS, Menlo Logistics, Genco Logistics, Sun Microsystems, Advanced Micro Devices, Mitchell & Ness, Kmart, Maersk Logistics, Handspring, Unisys Corporation, Lean Logistics CHEP, and several others. He has been the principal investigator on research grants for numerous organizations. 

 

 

Education
  • PhD — Michigan State University, 1990
  • MBA — Michigan State University, 1983
  • BA — Michigan State University, 1979
Research Interests
  • Reverse Logistics
  • Supply Chain Finance
  • Secondary Markets
  • Real Options
  • Sustainability
Publications
  • Carter, C.R., Rogers, D.S. & Choi, T.Y. (2015). Toward the Theory of the Supply Chain, Journal of Supply Chain Management, 51(2).
  • Lembke, R. S., & Rogers, D.S. (2014). Making Transportation Options a Reality. Journal of Transportation Management. 24(1)
  • Leuschner, R., Rogers, D.S. & Charvet, F. (2013). A Meta-Analysis of Supply Chain Integration and Firm Performance. Journal of Supply Chain Management. 49(2), 34-57.
  • Leuschner, R., Charvet, F. & Rogers, D.S. (2013). A Meta-Analysis of Logistics Service Performance. Journal of Supply Chain Management. 49(1), 47–63,
  • Rogers, D.S., Melamed, B. & Lembke, R.S. (2012). Modeling and Analysis of Reverse Logistics. Journal of Business Logistics. 33(2): 106–116.
  • Rogers, D. S., Rogers, Z. S., & Lembke, R. (2010). Creating Value Through Product Stewardship and Take-Back, Sustainability, Accounting, Management and Policy Journal. 1(2), 133-160.
  • Carter, C. R., & Rogers, D.S. (2008). A Framework of Sustainable Supply Chain Management: Moving to New Theory. International Journal of Physical Distribution and Logistics Management, 38(5), 360-387. Winner Best Paper of the Year.
  • Carter, C. R., Leuschner, R., & Rogers, D.S. (2007). A Social Network Analysis of the Journal of Supply Chain Management: Knowledge Generation, Knowledge Diffusion, and Thought Leadership. Journal of Supply Chain Management, 43(2), 15-28.
  • Rogers, Z. S., Kelly, T. G., Rogers, D.S., & Carter, C. R. (2007). Alternative Fuels: Are They Achievable? International Journal of Logistics Research and Applications; A Leading Journal of Supply Chain Management, 10(3), 269-282.
  • Tibben-Lembke, R. S., & Rogers, D.S. (2006). Real Options: Applications to Logistics and Transportation. International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management, 36(4), 252-270.
  • Rogers, D. S., Lambert, D. M., & Knemeyer, A. M. (2004). The Product Development and Commercialization Process. International Journal of Logistics Management, 15(1), 43-56.
  • Rogers, D.S., & Leuschner, R. (2004). Supply Chain Management: Retrospective and Prospective. Journal of Marketing Theory & Practice, 12(4), 60-65.
  • Rogers, D.S., Lambert D. M., Croxton, K., & Garcia-Dastugue, S. (2002). The Returns Management Process. International Journal of Logistics Management, 13(2), 1-18.
  • Croxton K., Lambert D. M., Garcia-Dastugue S., & Rogers D.S. (2002). The Demand Management Process. International Journal of Logistics Management, 13(2), 51-66.
  • Tibben-Lembke R. S., & Rogers D.S. (2002). Differences Between Forward and Reverse Logistics in a Retail Environment. Supply Chain Management: An International Journal. 7(5), 271-282.
Research Activity

Editor Reviewed Articles:

  • Rogers, Dale S., Lembke, Ron & Benardino, John "Reverse Logistics: A New Core Competency”." Supply Chain Management Review May/June (2013) pp. 40-47.
  • Rogers, Dale S. "Sustainability Is Free - the Case for Doing the Right Thing." Supply Chain Management Review November(2011): 10-17.
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
SCM 394Special Topics
SCM 494Special Topics
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
SCM 545Cases in Global Logistics
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
SCM 445Advanced Logistics Management
SCM 545Cases in Global Logistics
SCM 593Applied Project
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
SCM 344Applied Logistics Management
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
SCM 593Applied Project
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
SCM 344Applied Logistics Management
SCM 541Logistics in the Supply Chain
Honors / Awards
  • 2012 International Warehouse and Logistics Association Distinguished Service and Leadership Award
  • 2010 Rainmaker Award, DC-Velocity Magazine
  • Best paper of 2008 International Journal of Physical Distribution and Logistics Management
  • 2007 Foundation Professor, University of Nevada, Reno
  • Selected as mentor for Brenda Campbell, 2001 UNR COBA Senior Scholar
  • Selected as mentor for Dan Connow, 1999 UNR COBA Senior Scholar
  • Selected as mentor for Lily Chung, 1997 UNR COBA Senior Scholar
  • 1996 University of Nevada Outstanding Faculty Award
  • 1995 Beta Gamma Sigma Outstanding Researcher Award
Service
  • Rutgers University Financial Resources Strategic Planning Committee (2013-2014)
  • Rutgers Business School Appointment & Promotion Committee (2013-2014)
  • Board Member, Reverse Logistics and Sustainability Council. (2013-2014)
  • External Reviewer, Portland State University M.S. in Global Supply Chain Management (2013)
  • Journal of Operations Management Reviewer, (2013-present)
  • Annals of Management Science Reviewer (2013-present)
  • Journal of Business Logistics Associate Editor, (2011-Present )
  • Journal of Supply Chain Management Associate Editor (2011-Present)
  • GS1/US Logistics Steering Committee (2012 - Present)
  • Advisory Board, Reverse Logistics Association. (2007 - 2013).
  • University Senator, Rutgers University (2012-Present)
  • Research Resources Committee, Rutgers Business School (2012-Present)
  • Dean’s Planning Committee, Rutgers Business School (2011-Present)
  • Advisor, International Warehouse Logistics Association Sustainability Initiative (2009-2011)
  • Leader in Sustainability and Reverse Logistics Practices, ILOS - Instituto de Logística e Supply Chain in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (2009 – present)
  • Co-Director, Future.Log, ILOS - Instituto de Logística e Supply Chain in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (2007 – 2011)
  • International Journal of Physical Distribution and Logistics Management editorial review board, (2006-present)
  • International Journal of Logistics Management editorial review board. (2001-2009).
  • Journal of Marketing Theory and Practice editorial review board, Journal of Marketing Theory and Practice. (1996 - 2008).
  • Journal of Supply Chain Management editorial review board, Institute of Supply Management. (2008 - present).
  • Chairman, Reverse Logistics Executive Council, Reverse Logistics Executive Council. (1998 - 2007).
  • Co-chairman of the RFID Users’ Group, an organization researching the utilization RFID technologies in the supply chain (2004-2007).
  • Coordinator of the E-Business Initiative at the University of Nevada (1999-2002).
  • International Warehouse and Logistics Association Education Committee (1993-1999).
  • Warehousing Education and Research Council Education Committee (1992-1997).
  • Business Association of Latin American Studies conference track chair (1997).
  • Council of Logistics Management Conference Emerging Technologies track chair (1996).
  • Association of Marketing Theory and Practice Conference Logistics/Transportation/Channels Track Chair (1995).
  • Association of Marketing Theory and Practice Conference Logistics/Transportation/Channels Track Chair (1994)
  • Member, NCAA Athletic Advisory Council, University of Nevada (2007 – 2010)
  • Member, Institutional Control, Presidential Authority and Shared Responsibilities NCAA Certification, University of Nevada (2009 - 2010) 
  • Member, University of Nevada Graduate Council (2007-2009)
  • Director, Center for Logistics Management (1992-2010)
  • Advisor to the University of Nevada Logistics Council (1991-2010)
  • Member, Managerial Sciences Department Personnel Committee (1998-2000, 2003-2005, 2009-2010)
  • University of Nevada College of Business Library Committee (1995-2006)
  • University of Nevada College of Business Scholarship Committee (2005-2010)
  • Advisor to University of Nevada System Board of Regents Audit Committee (1993)
  • University of Nevada Member College of Business Personnel Committee (1992)
Work History
Arizona State University: July 2014-present. Previous appointments: Rutgers University 2011-2014; University of Nevada 1990-2010