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John R. Current

Ranked 14th among over 1,300 American business school professors based upon the impact of research publications. “How to Do Research: Advice from stellar scholars in the POM field,” Journal of Operations Management, 2008: http://nebula.bus.msu.edu/JOM/osm.asp.

Invited guest editor of eight special issues of refereed journals (1988-2007).

“Vendor Selection Criteria and Methods," European Journal of Operational Research, 50, 2-18 selected in 2006 by the Editors of the European Journal of Operational Research as one of the 30 most influential articles published in the journal’s first 30 years http://www.elsevier.com/authored_subject_sections/S03/Anniversary/30th_anniversary.htm.

“Special Recognition Award,” North American Regional Science Council, 2006. This award recognizes special contributions of individuals to the advancement and support of Regional Science in North America.

Decree of Commendation from the State of Ohio House of Representatives for outstanding teaching and research, 2001.

Fisher College of Business: Pace Setters Outstanding Researcher Award, 2001.

Fisher College of Business: Pace Setters Outstanding Undergraduate Teacher Award, 2001.

Elected to Lambda Alpha International (land economics honorary), 1991

Elected to Beta Gamma Sigma (business honorary), 1988.

Member, Scientific Advisory Commission, Instituto de Engenharia de Sistemas e Computadores (INESC), Coimbra, Portugal 1995 to present.

Organizing Committee, International Symposium on Locational Decisions-IX, New Brunswick Canada, June, 2002.

Organizing Committee, International Symposium on Locational Decisions-VIII, Coimbra and Lisboa Portugal, June, 1999.

Executive Council, Regional Science Association International, 1990-1994.

Executive Director, North American Regional Science Council, 1989-1994.

NSF Travel Grant to participate in the PRSCO Summer Institute, Bandung, Indonesia, 1990.

NSF Travel Grant to participate in the ISOLDE -IV in Namurs, Belgium, 1987.

NSF Travel Grant to participate in the ISOLDE-III in Boston, MA, 1984.

Postdoctoral Fellow, The Johns Hopkins University 1982.

Winner of the International Regional Science Association Dissertation Competition, 1982.

Postdoctoral Fellow, The Johns Hopkins University, 1982.

Graduate Fellow, Department of Geography and Environmental Engineering, The Johns Hopkins University, 1976-1981.