Dr. Nebil Buyurgan


Technology and Construction Mgmt
Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

Postal mail

Missouri State University
Technology and Construction Mgmt
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897


Dr. Nebil Buyurgan is a professor and the director of the project management graduate program in the Technology and Construction Management Department at Missouri State University. His research interests include project management, optimization of supply chain operations in manufacturing, retail military and healthcare.



  • PhD, Engineering Management, University of Missouri-Rolla, 2004
  • MS, Engineering Management, University of Missouri-Rolla, 2000
  • BS, Industrial Engineering, Istanbul Technical University/Turkey, 1998


  • MKT 750 Supply Chain Management Seminar
  • TCM 281 Dynamics
  • TCM 355 Production Planning and Control
  • TCM 701 Project Management  
  • TCM 703 Project Risk Analysis

Professional experience

  • Associate Professor, Industrial Engineering Program Director, Quinnipiac University, 2013-2015
  • Associate Professor, University of Arkansas, 2010-2013
  • Assistant Professor, University of Arkansas, 2004-2010 

Research and professional interests


  • Manufacturing systems
  • Technology management
  • Logistics and supply chain management

Other interests

Member of: 

  • Society of Manufacturing Engineers
  • Institute of Industrial Engineers
  • American Society of Engineering Education
  • Alpha Pi Mu-Industrial Engineering Honor Society 

Areas of Expertise


Media Appearances

What is a Project Manager?
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Professor Dr. Nebil Buyurgan explains about a project manager and career paths.