- Ph.D. Supply Chain Management and Logistics, University of Tennessee, MBA, University of Texas at San Antonio, B.Sc. Mechanical Engineering, The American University in Cairo.
- Professor Omar is an Associate Professor in the Department of International Business and a Research Fellow at the Kogod Cybersecurity Governance Center (KCGC). His research interests focus on global supply chain management, specifically targeting areas such as supply chain integration and responsiveness, cyber risks in global supply chains, and sustainability in global supply chains. Prior to receiving his Ph.D., Prof Omar worked in the oil industry and conducted several consulting projects for a wide range of corporations including many Fortune 100 companies as well as small privately owned firms.
Area of Expertise
Global supply chain, supply chain management, sustainability, greening in the supply chain, supply chain process integration, outsourcing and off shoring
Professor Omar is the Marvin Fair Faculty Fellow in the Department of International Business. His research interests focus on global supply chain management, specifically targeting areas such as global supply chain process integration, global supply chain flexibility, and sustainability and greening in global supply chains. Omar’s teaching interests include global marketplace and global supply chain management.