Mostafa Sabbaghi

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Assistant Teaching Professor

Department Supply Chain & Information Systems
Office Address 472 Business Building
Phone Number 814-865-1875
Email Address mzs1252@psu.edu


Expertise

Closed-loop Supply Chain, Sustainable Operations, Design and Manufacturing, Remanufacturing, Life Cycle Assessment, Industrial and Urban Metabolism, Energy Resources Management, Circular Economy, Consumer Behavior

Education

Ph D, Industrial and Systems Engineering, University at Buffalo, 2018

MS, Industrial and Systems Engineering, Khajeh Nasir Toosi University of Technology, 2011

BS, Industrial and Systems Engineering, Iran University of Science and Technology, 2009

Courses Taught

SCM 405 – Mfg Svc Strat (3)
Investigates manufacturing and services strategies in supply chain networks. SCM 405 Manufacturing and Services Strategies (3)This course examines manufacturing and services strategies, with special emphasis given to quality management concepts, methods, and issues. After completing this course, students will have the knowledge, skills, and abilities to:  Explain the role of manufacturing or services operations from the boundary-spanning perspective of supply chain management and how supply chain management can be used as a strategic competitive advantage  Articulate how the various components of a manufacturing strategy are integrated, particularly with respect to the use of information technologies for supply chains  Effectively apply operational and quality tools useful in implementing manufacturing strategies. Individual and team assignments form the basis for evaluation. Evaluation methods include a combination of class participation, exams, "hands-on" exercises, case studies, and written assignments. This is one of three prescribed foundation courses in the Supply Chain and Information Systems major for which B A 302 "Supply Chains" is a prerequisite. The course is also an important prerequisite for the capstone course in the major, SC&IS 450 "Supply Chain Leadership."

SC&IS 405 – Manufacturing and Services Strategies (3)
This course examines manufacturing and services strategies, with special emphasis given to quality management concepts, methods, and issues. After completing this course, students will have the knowledge, skills, and abilities to: Explain the role of manufacturing or services operations from the boundary-spanning perspective of supply chain management and how supply chain management can be used as a strategic competitive advantage;Articulate how the various components of a manufacturing strategy are integrated, particularly with respect to the use of information technologies for supply chains; and Effectively apply operational and quality tools useful in implementing manufacturing strategies.