Dr. Nick Vyas, a practitioner in operations management and organizational excellence through the application of Blended Quality Management, AI, ML, RPA, Blockchain, and Data Analytics received his Doctor of Education from USC with his published dissertation on Conceptualization of Higher Education Excellence System (HEES): Use of Advance Data Analytics and Blended Quality Management.
A Subject Matter Expert in End-to-End Global Supply Chain Management (GSCM), Vyas has led business transformation for fortune 100 companies. As USC CGSCM’s Executive Director/ Co-founder, Director of MS GSCM and as an Assistant Professor, he was presented with the Golden Apple Award for teaching excellence and recognized as a “Supply Chain Leader” for the APICS Excellence Awards. As a thought leader, he speaks at conferences on global trade, disruptive technology and GSCM.
Vyas serves to make GSCM education accessible through the Gift of Knowledge scholarship at USC MS GSCM program and Supply Chain Professionals without Borders. Working closely with students, Vyas consulted for over 25 global operations across various sectors. He integrated technology and directed teams that both optimized speed-to-market and managed cost/quality.
Areas of Expertise
Centers + Institutes
INSIGHT + ANALYSIS
The latest interviews, quotes, citations, and research in the media.
Quoted: Marshall Experts Assess Recent EPA Tailpipe Regulations
GREYS SOŠIĆ, NICK VYAS, and SHON HIATT offer thoughts on what follows in terms of auto companies, supply chain, and energy independence.
Quoted: Nick Vyas in South China Morning Post
Op-Ed: The Dawn of a New Supply Chain World Order
Nick Vyas, Associate Professor of Clinical Data Sciences and Operations, outlines how the industry must adapt to the new world order for Supply Chain Management Review.
Quoted: Nick Vyas in The Wall Street Journal
Nick Vyas, Associate Professor of Clinical Data and Operations, discusses persistent threats of rail strikes in The Wall Street Journal. [paywall]
NEWS + EVENTS
Nick Vyas Appointed to Advisory Board of Advatix
Podcast: The State of Supply Chain with Gene Seroka
In Episode 1 of Supply Chain Demystified Dr. Nick Vyas covers the fundamentals, current state, and outlook of all things supply chain.
Two USC Marshall online graduate programs recognized in national rankings.
USC Marshall and India’s SP Jain Institute of Management and Research sign Memo of Understanding to exchange students, ideas, in global supply chain.
RESEARCH + PUBLICATIONS