Beverly Osborn

Graduate Research Associate

Operations and Business Analytics

Background

Beverly Osborn is a PhD Candidate in Operations Management at the Fisher College of Business. She uses a wide variety of empirical methods in her research on sourcing/purchasing/procurement. Some of her work has been published in the Journal of Operations Management.  Beverly has taught BM 3230 (introductory course in operations management) and served as a teaching assistant for courses in Business Statistics, Global Sourcing, and Project Management.

Before beginning her PhD studies, Beverly earned a Master of Engineering in Logistics and Supply Chain Management from the University of Zaragoza, Spain and a Bachelor of Commerce in Supply Chain Management from the University of Calgary, Canada. Her professional work experience includes sourcing and contracting for global services at the United Nations Refugee Agency’s (UNHCR) global supply chain headquarters in Hungary. She also held a variety of supply chain roles in the energy industry.  


EDUCATION

  • Master of Engineering in Logistics and Supply Chain Management, University of Zaragoza, ZLC (MIT-Zaragoza Logistics Program), Zaragoza, Spain, 2017
  • Bachelor of Commerce in Supply Chain Management , University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada, 2013