The School of Business and Public Administration would like to welcome Dr. Michael Way as the newly appointed Director of the MBA Program.

Mike Way Bio

Dr. Michael Way joined the faculty of the School of Business and Public Administration in 2002.  His area of specialization is Operations Management and he teaches courses in Logistics, Supply Chain Management, Data Analysis, Quality Management, and Operations Research.  Prior to CSUB, Dr. Way held teaching positions at Indiana University, Case Western Reserve University, and the University of Calgary.  He is the recipient of 3 awards for his teaching and has been nominated for several others.

He holds a Ph.D. in Operations Research from Indiana University, and an MBA and B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering, both from The Queen’s University at Kingston in his native Canada.  His research is in the areas of best manufacturing practice and pedagogy in online instruction.

He resides in Bakersfield with his wife Alanna and two sons, Matthew and Nathan.

Dr. Michael Way 
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