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Brian T. Eck

Brian T. Eck

Joined Stern 2002

Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Kaufman Management Center
44 West Fourth Street, 8-171
New York, NY 10012

E-mail beck@stern.nyu.edu


Brian Eck is an Adjunct Associate Professor of Operations Management at New York University Stern School of Business. Professor Eck teaches the Supply Chain Management class. v Professor Eck has been with NYU Stern periodically over the past 6 years. He serves IBM as Senior Technical Staff for IBM's Integrated Supply Chain, with a current focus in supply chain design. Past positions include Singapore Director of Strategy and New Products Engineering, ISC Business Growth, Global Resources strategy for Procurement, and Adaptive Workforce (services supply chain). He has led projects in optimization and simulation, having made an aggregate impact to the business well in excess of one billion dollars. Dr. Eck holds and has filed multiple patents, primarily in areas of inventory management, resource allocation and e-auctions.

Prior to completing his Ph.D. (Columbia University) in 1990, Dr. Eck earned his M.Phil. and M.S. from Columbia in Operations Research. His graduate studies began on a Fulbright scholarship to Universitaet Osnabrueck, following his B.A. in Mathematics and German from Kalamazoo College. He has worked as a management consultant, as an executive in financial services and has held multiple adjunct faculty appointments in academia.

Courses Taught

  • High Impact Operations Research
  • Supply Chain Management

Academic Background

Ph.D., 1990
Columbia University

B.A., Mathematics and German
Kalamazoo College

Universitaet Osnabrueck

Columbia University

M.S., Operations Research
Columbia University