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Matt Liotine

Clinical Associate Professor and Director of Master of Science in Supply Chain and Operations Management (MSSCOM) Graduate Studies

Department of Information and Decision Sciences


Building & Room:

University Hall 2119


601 S. Morgan St., Chicago, IL 60607

Office Phone:

(312) 413-2360

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  • Technical Manager at AT&T Bell Laboratories
  • Vice President at BLR Research
  • Associate Vice President at Edwards & Kelcey
  • Director of Information Technologies for the Carlson Group, Inc
  • Senior Industrial Engineer for Union Carbide Corporation

Teaching Roles

  • Princeton University
  • DePaul University
  • New Jersey Institute of Technology

Classes Taught - Appointments

  • UIC College of Business Administration
  • UIC School of Public Health
  • UIC Corporate MBA Program

Classes Taught - Courses

  • Advanced Systems Analysis and Design Project
  • Operations Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Enterprise Resource Planning and Supply Chain Systems
  • Lean Six Sigma
  • Enterprise Information Infrastructure Planning & Security
  • Strategic Emergency Management & Continuity Planning
  • Business Continuity Planning
  • Critical Infrastructure and Resource Protection Planning

Research Interests

  • Supply Chain Resiliency and Risk Models
  • Critical Operations and Infrastructure Protection
  • Business and Operations Continuity Planning
  • Technology Applications in Supply Chain Management

Research Accomplishments

  • Regional catastrophic planning public-private models
  • Supply chain inventory management models for catastrophic planning
  • Supply chain resiliency models using probabilistic input-output approaches
  • Technology applications in supply chain management
  • Parallel-serial resilience models for mission critical network components
  • Wireless intelligent network systems for mobile networks
  • Intelligent network element definition for global networks
  • Dynamic non-hierarchical flexible network routing
  • Full group engineering of bilateral networks
  • Near-optimal heuristic forecast models for networks with cross-connects
  • Vehicle routing models for delivery of liquid chemicals
  • Optimal rail routing of liquefied gases subject to losses
  • Inventory modeling of cylinder utilization over time
  • Generalized network models for combined production & distribution of liquefied gases

Notable Honors

Awardee, Certificate of Excellence, ISACA

Awardee, Teaching Recognition Award, UIC

Awardee, Network Architecture Award, AT&T

Awardee, Quality Award, AT&T


Ph.D. Princeton University, School of Engineering & Applied Science
M.A. Princeton University, School of Engineering & Applied Science
M.S. Princeton University, School of Engineering & Applied Science
M.S. New York University, Polytechnic Institute
B.S. New York University, Polytechnic Institute

Six Sigma Black Belt (CSSBB)
Business Continuity Planning (CBCP)
Homeland Security Level-III (CHS-III)
Business Continuity Institute (MBCI)
Project Management (IBM Systems Management Institute)

Professional Memberships


  • American Society for Quality (ASQ) member
  • ISACA Academic Program Committee Chairman
  • ISACA Student Chapter Advisor for UIC
  • INFORMS Past President (Chicago region)
  • UIC SAP Faculty Coordinator