Mustafa Çagri Gürbüz


PhD Summer Academy Program Director
Professor of SCM at the MIT-Zaragoza International Logistics Program
Research Associate at the MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics

Mustafa Çagri Gürbüz is Professor of Supply Chain Management at the MIT-Zaragoza International Logistics Program. He is also a Research Affiliate at the MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics. He completed his PhD at the Department of Management Science at the University of Washington in July 2006. He earned his BS and MS degrees from the Department of Industrial Engineering at Bilkent University, Turkey in 1999 and 2001, respectively.

His main research interests are inventory and supply chain management, optimizing distribution systems, contracts, and modeling operations systems. Mr. Gurbuz has been a consultant to AT&T Wireless, AREX, and RENFE. He has also published in journals such as Management Science and Operations Research Letters.

Research Topics


  • Spiliotopoulou, E., Donohue, K., Gürbüz, MG. Information reliability in supply chains: the case of multiple retailersProduction & Operations Management. Special Issue on Multi-methodological Research in Production and Operations Management, Vol. 25 (3), March 2016, pp. 548–567