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Aleda Vender Roth, business educator. Member Production and Operations Management Association (secretary 1988-1991, board directors 1988-1994, planning committee annual conference 1990-1991, session chair annual meeting 1991, president-elect 2000-2002, president since 2002), Decision Sciences Institute (board directors 1996-1998), Phi Kappa Phi, Delta Omega.

Background

Roth, Aleda Vender was born on October 8, 1945 in Cleveland. Daughter of Joseph Patrick and Beatrice Vender.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Psychology with honors, Ohio State University, 1968. Master of Science in Public Health in Biostats., University North Carolina, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy in Operations Management, Ohio State University, 1986.

Career

Chief statistician Arkansas Children's Colony Arkansas State Department Human Services, 1968-1969. Research associate, epidemiologist Epidemiologic Field Station Greater Kansas City Mental Health Foundation, 1970-1972, statistical consultant Epidemiologic Field Station, 1972-1974. National director statistics department American Nurses Association, 1972-1979.

Graduate teaching and research associate faculty management science Ohio State University, 1979-1983, graduate teaching and research associate accounting department, 1983, instructor computer and information system College Engineering, 1983-1984, instructor faculty management science College Administrative Science, 1984-1985. Assistant professor Boston University School Management, 1985-1989, principal investigator retail banking futures project, 1986-1994. Co-investigator manufacturing's future research Boston University, 1985-1989, principal co-investigator research DTT-University of North Carolina gloal vision in manufacturing, 1989—2001, research associate center health research and education, 1989-1993.

Associate professor department health administration Duke University Medical Center, Durham, 1989-1991. Associate professor business Duke University, North Carolina, 1989-1993. Distinguished Mary Farley Ames Lee professor, chair Global Supply Chain Concentration U.N.C, department Technology and Innovation Management, Chapel Hill, since 1993.

Principal research co-investigator International Service Study, since 1996. Visiting scholar London Business School, 2000. Visiting professor WHU Vallender Germany, 2001.

Adjunct faculty member School Public Health, University North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1972-1974. Member Cooperative Health Statistics Systems Advisory Committee, National Center Health Statistics, Department of Health and Human Services, 1974-1976. Membership services committee National Decision Sciences Institute, 1989-1990.

Adjunct research faculty Boston University Manufacturing Roundtable, 1985-1990. Research advisory committee University North Carolina Center for Manufacturing Excellence, 1989-1994. Executive committee University North Carolina Cato Center Applied Business Research, 1994-1997, research committee 1997-1999.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author (with M. van der Velde): The Future of Retail Banking Delivery Systems, 1988. Author: Retail Banking Strategies: Opportunities for the 1990s, 1990, World Class Banking: Benchmarking the Market Leaders, 1992. Author: (with C. Giffi and G. Seal) Competing in World Class Manufacturing: America's 21st Century Challenge, 1990.

      Editor: Facts About Nursing, 1972-1973 edition, 1974, 1974-1975 edition, 1976, 1980-1981 edition, 1981. Editor: (with J. Jaeger and A. Kaluzny) The Management of Continuous Improvement: Cases in Health Administration, 1993. Deputy editor: Manufacturing and Service Operations Management, since 1996, associate editor: Decision Sciences, 1993—2002, Journal Operations Management, 1993—2001, since 2001, member editorial review board:, since 1998, area editor: Production and Operations Management Journal, since 1993, member editorial advisory board:, 1991-1993, associate editor: OM Review, 1992-1994, Benchmarking for Quality and Technology Management, since 1993, member editorial board: International Journal Production and Operations Management, 1995-1999, Journal Service Research, since 1998, ad hoc referee: Management Science, Journal Operations Management, Decisions on Sciences, Production and Operations Management Journal, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers transactions.

      Contributor articles to professional journals, chapters to books.

Membership

Member Production and Operations Management Association (secretary 1988-1991, board directors 1988-1994, planning committee annual conference 1990-1991, session chair annual meeting 1991, president-elect 2000-2002, president since 2002), Decision Sciences Institute (board directors 1996-1998), Phi Kappa Phi, Delta Omega.

Connections

Married G. Douglas Roth, September 26, 1970. Children: G. Brian, Lauren Carter.

father:
Joseph Patrick

mother:
Beatrice Vender

spouse:
G. Douglas Roth

children:
G. Brian Roth

Lauren Carter Roth