Dr. Cliff Welborn, Assistant Professor

Educational Background

  • Ph.D. (Industrial Engineering) University of Texas at Arlington; 2005
  • M.S. (Industrial Engineering) Auburn University; 1998
  • B.S. (Industrial Engineering) Kansas State University; 1988


Teaching Interests:

  • Operations Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Quality Systems

Research Topics:

  • Supply Chain Management
  • Lean Operations
  • Six Sigma
  • Mass Customization

Published in Such Journals as:

  • Quality Progress
  • Operations Research/Management Scienece Today


  • Six Sigma Blackbelt, Gamm Iota Sigma Outstanding Professor, Signature Award for Excellence in Manufacturing, U.S. Patent

How To Contact Dr. Welborn

  • E-mail: cliff.welborn@mtsu.edu
  • Phone: (615) 898-2037
  • Address:
    PO Box 75
    Middle Tennessee State University
    Murfreesboro, TN 37132
  • In Person: Business and Aerospace Building N101