School of Business and Economics

At the School of Business and Economics, our goal is to educate high-quality students who focus on innovation, new technologies, entrepreneurship, and business development. Our staff and faculty work closely with students, alumni, industry leaders, and business professionals to provide a unique and distinctive career path.

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Andre Laplume

Andre Laplume

BS in Computer Science, University of Manitoba

Contact

906-487-3267
aolaplum@mtu.edu

Associate Professor of Management, School of Business and Economics

Dr. Laplume is interested in how entrepreneurs and organizations gain competitive advantage, the process and outcomes of innovation and technological change, as well as stakeholder management and environmental sustainability. His dissertation research examined how organizations balance exploration and exploitation over time in varying environments to achieve competitive advantage through

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Junhong Min

Junhong Min

PhD in Marketing, State University of New York at Binghamton

Contact

906-487-2885
jmin@mtu.edu

Associate Professor of Marketing, School of Business and Economics

Dr. Min earned his Ph.D. in Marketing from the State University of New York at Binghamton as well as Master of Marketing Research (MMR) from the Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville. Prior to entering the Binghamton Ph.D. program Dr. Min was a senior research executive at Nielsen, NY. In

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Roger Woods

MS, Industrial Engineering, New Mexico State University

Contact

906-487-2063
rhwoods@mtu.edu

Senior Lecturer in Operations Management, School of Business and Economics

After leaving NMSU I worked in industry as an industrial engineer and engineering manager at IBM's semiconductor plant in Essex Junction, Vermont. I worked with manufacturing, engineering, maintenance to improve the productivity of $2 billion manufacturing tools. I ended my career managing Strategic and Tactical planning and the ~$500