Dr. Medhi Amini is Professor of Marketing and Supply Chain Management and has now been awarded a George Johnson Professorship at the Fogelman College of Business, University of Memphis. The award recognizes outstanding faculty contributions in the areas of research, teaching, and service.
The motivation is: "In his 27-year career at University of Memphis, Dr. Amini consistently gets published in journals. Dr. Amini has demonstrated effective teaching in difficult quantitative undergraduate and graduate level courses. He has been effective in securing funded research which has brought substantial resources to the University. He has also founded the Enterprise Simulation and Optimization."