Sime Curkovic

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Sime Curkovic
Professor of Management
(269) 387-5413
3246 Schneider Hall, Mail Stop 5429
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Department of Management
Haworth College of Business
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5429 USA
  • Ph.D., Michigan State University
  • B.S., Kettering University

Dr. Sime Curkovic, professor of management at Western Michigan University, focuses his research on environmentally responsible manufacturing, total quality management, supply chain management, and integrated global strategic sourcing. Curkovic's publications have appeared or are under review in the International Journal of Purchasing and Materials Management, the IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, the Decision Sciences Journal, the International Journal of Operations and Production Management, the International Journal of Production Research, and the Journal of Quality Management.

Curkovic's previous work experiences were with General Motors in the Midwest, Mexico and Germany. His dissertation on the relationship between Total Quality Management and Environmentally Responsible Manufacturing won three awards.