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Mehmet Gokhan Yalcin

  • Assistant Professor
  • Operations and Supply Chain Management—Specialization: Supply Chain Ambidexterity (SCX), Sustainability, Innovation
  • Phone: 401.874.4247
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  • Mailing Address: 205 Ballentine Hall, 7 Lippitt Road, Kingston, RI 02881


Mehmet Gokhan Yalcin held various engineering and managerial positions prior to joining academia. He is a certified Black Belt in Lean/Six Sigma (LSS) and publishes in peer reviewed academic journals. Recognized with research and teaching awards, he conducts research relevant to Supply Chain Ambidexterity (SCX), teaches Operations and Supply Chain Management, Global Supply Chain Management, and Management Systems Analysis to students and practitioners.

Yalcin’s research focus is at the interface of sustainability and innovation with the focal point on SCX. His other interests include relational factors among supply chain members, process improvement, and humanitarian logistics.


Ph.D., Operations and Supply Chain Management, University of Rhode Island

M.B.A., General Business, Bryant University

M.S., Structural Engineering, Lehigh University

B.S., Civil Engineering, Istanbul Technical University

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