Faculty DirectoryMichael Watson
Contact2145 Sheridan Road
Evanston, IL 60208-3109
Email Michael Watson
Ph.D. 1996, Industrial Engineering and Management Science, Northwestern University
M.S. 1993, Industrial Engineering and Management Science, Northwestern University
B.S. 1992, Industrial Engineering, Bellarmine University
Professor Watson is a partner in Opex Analytics. Opex Analytics is a consulting and software development firm with many Fortune 500 clients. Professor Watson is the lead author of two books, Supply Chain Network Design and Managerial Analytics. He has previously worked at IBM, has a PhD from the IEMS department, and has taught in the MEM program since 1999 and the MSiA program since its inception.