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iconiconNameTravis TokarImageTravis TokarFirstnameTravisLastnameTokarOffice Phone(817) 257-7151
Emailtravis.tokar@tcu.edu
Website
Vitae
Position:Associate Professor of Supply Chain ManagementDepartment:Information Systems and Supply Chain MgmtOffice:Dan Rogers Hall 271BRole:FacultyEducation
  • Ph.D., Department of Marketing and Logistics, Sam M. Walton College of Business, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, 2006
  • Master of Transportation and Logistics Management, Sam M. Walton College of Business, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, 2001
  • Bachelor of Science, Business Administration, Sam M. Walton College of Business, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, 2000, Major: Business Logistics
Areas of Expertise / Research
  • Judgment and Decision Making in Logistics and Supply Chain Management: The role of behavioral issues and human decision making in logistics activities; Replenishment Management; Business Forecasting;
Courses Taught
  • Logistics and Transportation
  • Demand Planning and Management
Key Publications
  • Yao "Henry" Jin, Brent Williams, Travis Tokar, and Matthew Waller, (2015), "Forecasting with Temporally Aggregated Demand Signals in a Retail Supply Chain," Journal of Business Logistics, Vol. 36, No. 2, pp. 199-211
  • Tokar, Travis, John Aloysius, Brent Williams and Matthew Waller, (2014), “Bracing for Demand Shocks: An Experimental Investigation,” Journal of Operations Management, Vol. 32, No. 4, pp. 205-216
  • Brent Williams, Joe Roh, Travis Tokar and Morgan Swink (2013), “Leveraging Supply Chain Visibility for Responsiveness: The Moderating Role of Internal Integration,” Journal of Operations Management, Vol. 31, No. 7-8, pp. 543 – 554
  • Tokar, Travis, John Aloysius and Matthew Waller (2012), “Instructional Training for Supply Chain Inventory Replenishment: The Debiasing Effect of Declarative Knowledge,” Decision Sciences, Vol. 43, No. 3, pp. 525–546
  • Tokar, Travis, John Aloysius Matthew Waller and Brent Williams (2011), “Retail promotions and information sharing in the supply chain: A controlled experiment,” International Journal of Logistics Management, Vol. 22, No. 1, pp. 5-25
  • Travis Tokar (2010), “Behavioral Research in Logistics and Supply Chain Management,” International Journal of Logistics Management, Vol. 21, No.1, pp. 89-103
  • Brent D. Williams and Travis Tokar (2008), "A Review of Key Assumptions in Inventory Management Research in Major Logistics Journals," International Journal of Logistics Management, Vol. 19, No. 2, pp. 212-232
Hobbies / Interests
  • College and NFL Football
  • Fishing
  • Homebrewing
  • Woodworking