Greg DeCroix

Greg DeCroix is the Grainger Professor and academic director of the Grainger Center for Supply Chain Management at the Wisconsin School of Business. He is currently on the editorial board of the academic journals Operations Research (associate editor) and Production and Operations Management (senior editor). Prior to joining the University of Wisconsin, he served on the faculties of the University of Washington and Duke University. He has an undergraduate degree in mathematics and statistics from Miami University, and a PhD in operations research from Stanford University.

Professor DeCroix’s research is in the field of supply chain management, with a specific focus on areas such as managing supply chain disruption risk, utilizing information in supply chain management, and the impact of decentralized decision making on supply chain efficiency. His research has appeared in journals including Management Science, Operations Research, Manufacturing & Service Operations Management and IIE Transactions.

Professor DeCroix has taught a variety of operations management courses at the undergraduate, masters, and Ph.D. levels, and currently teaches the full-time MBA elective Supply Chain Analytics, the core Operations Management course in the full-time MBA program, and Operations Strategy in the Executive MBA program.