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Rick Smith


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Richard (Rick) L. Smith


Senior Lecturer - Management

3107 Gerdin Business Building
Ames, IA 50011
Phone: (515) 294-3865


Academic History
BA, Wartburg College
MBA, Iowa State University

Professional Activities

Consulting Practice: Supply Chain Management; Outsourcing;
Just-In-Time Relationships. Manufacturing: Top Management (Exec. VP/Gen'l Manager)

Selected Publications

Just-In-Time Materials Management (academic journals)
JIT (practitioners' publications)
JIT (various trade journals)
Outsourcing (various trade journals)