Ray Hummell

Lecturer in Supply Chain Management
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(619) 260-7903
Office Location
Alcala West, Durango 100
  • MBA University of San Diego
  • BA, Pomona College, Economics
Areas of Expertise
Supply Chain Management

Selected Publications


Ray Hummell has been an adjunct faculty member since 1998, teaching supply chain management to undergraduate students and strategic cost management to undergraduate and graduate students in the School of Business Administration. Areas of expertise include supply management, financial and managerial accounting and micro and macroeconomics. Hummell's work experience outside of academia includes a professional internship at Harley Davidson and controller positions at Western Pacific Foods and Differential Seismology. While at Harley Davidson, Hummell developed the company's worldwide commodity strategy for seats and saddlebags, a $50 million annual spend. The strategy was designed to be a template for the remaining 70+ "commodities" that make up a motorcycle. Hummell's research and consulting interests are in accounting systems and cost management in the supply chain. In addition to teaching, Hummell currently assists undergraduate supply chain management students prepare for internships and employment in Southern California.