Rex R. Cutshall

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Contact Information

(812) 856-0112

1309 E. 10th Street
Room HH 4142

  • ArcelorMittal Distinguished Lecturer
  • I-Core Coordinator


  • Bloomington


  • MBA, University of Evansville, 1988
  • BS, Indiana State University, 1984
  • AS, Vincennes University, 1982

Professional Experience

  • Indiana University, Kelley School of Business, Senior Lecturer, 2001-present
  • Vincennes University, Dept of Management and Accounting Chairman, Professor of Business Management, 1987-2001
  • Johnson Controls, Inc./Automotive Systems Group, Purchasing Manager, 1984-1987
  • Masterbrands/Aristokraft, Inc., Purchasing Agent, 1984-1986

Awards, Honors & Certifications

  • Trustee's Teaching Award
  • Certified Professional in Supply Management (CPSM)
  • Certified Purchasing Manager
  • Accredited Purchasing Practitioner
  • Recipient-Most Memorable Professor Teaching Award, ODT Department 2007 and 2008

Professional Interests

Management science applications to OM education, Quality Management, Educational theory of OM education, Operations Management, Strategic Sourcing

Current Projects

  • Institute for Supply Management, Professional Credentials Committee
  • American Society for Quality, Editorial Review Board, ASQ Press

Selected Publications

  • Cutshall, R., S. Gavirneni, and K. Schultz (2007), “Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business Uses Integer Programming to Form Equitable, Cohesive Student Groups,” Interfaces, Vol. 37, pp. 265-276.  Read Abstract

Kelley School of Business

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