- John Psarouthakis Research Professor of Manufacturing Management
- Professor of Technology and Operations
- PhD Carnegie Mellon University 1996
- MS Carnegie Mellon University 1993
Roman's research focuses on supply chain management and intersection of operational aspects with marketing and finance. This includes topics such as the value of information in coordinating the elements of supply chains, optimal design of production-inventory systems with capacity constraints, efficiency as a function of ownership within value chain analysis, and lead-time quotation. Recently his work extends to pricing in energy markets and effect of customer behavior on operational decisions.
He is an Associate Editor for Management Science and Operations Research. Six papers written by him with his students were finalists/winners of various paper competitions. He has been awarded three times Teaching Excellence Award by Ross students. Kapuscinski has cooperated in research with several companies and advised many MBA and Tauber projects.