Prof. Dr. Stefan Minner


Room: 1575
Tel: +49 (0)89 289 28201
Fax: +49 (0)89 289 28210  


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Academic Career and Positions held to date

  • Since 03/2012: Full Professor, Logistics and Supply Chain Management, TUM School of Management, Technische Universität München
  • 02/2008-02/2012: Full Professor, Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Faculty of Business, Economics and Statistics, University of Vienna
  • 04/2004-01/2008: Full Professor, Chair for Business Administration and Logistics, Mannheim Business School, University of Mannheim
  • 04/2003-03/2004: Chair for Operations Management, Faculty of Economics, Business Administration and Business Computing, University of Paderborn
  • 08/1999-03/2003: Research and teaching assistant, Chair for Business Administration, Production and Logistics, Faculty of Economics and Management, University of Magdeburg
  • 04/2003: Habilitation, University of Magdeburg
  • 06/1999: Ph.D. - University of Magdeburg, Title: “Strategic Safety Stocks in Supply Chains“
  • 11/1994-07/1999: Ph.D. student and instructor, Chair of “Business Administration, Production and Logistics“, Faculty of Economics and Management, University of Magdeburg
  • 10/1989-09/1994: Study of Business Administration, University of Bielefeld, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, M.B.A. (Dipl.-Kfm.) 

Honors and Awards

  • 2006: Service Award of the International Society for Inventory Research (ISIR)
  • 1999: Scientific award of the GOR for applied research, donated by the SAP AG, Waldorf – (for PhD thesis)
  • 1999: Dissertation award of the Faculty of Economics and Management, Otto-von-Guericke-University of Magdeburg – (for PhD thesis)


  • Editor-In-Chief, OR Spectrum, 01/2008-12/2013
  • Editor-In-Chief, Logistics Research, since 01/2013
  • Business Research, Associate Editor, Department of Operations and Information Systems, since 01/2014, Editor-in-Chief since 01/2015
  • Member of the Editorial Board of European Journal of Operational Research, International Journal of Production Economics, Review of Managerial Science
  • Referee for major journals in the fields of Management Science, Operations Research, Logistics, Supply Chain Management, Operations Management, Business Administration, and Applied Mathematics

Service for Societies

  • President, International Society for Inventory Research (ISIR), 08/2012-08/2014
  • Section Chair “Inventory Modelling“, International Society for Inventory Research (ISIR), 08/2006-08/2010
  • Board Member, Gesellschaft für Verkehrsbetriebswirtschaft und Logistik (GVB), since 05/2014
  • Member of the Scientific Advisory Board, German Logistics Association (BVL), since 01/2013
  • Member of the Research Committee, European Logistics Association (ELA), since 11/2008
  • Vertrauensdozent, Bavarian Elite Academy, since 10/2014
  • Member of the Advisory Board, German Operations Research Society (GOR), 01/2008-12/2013