Archie Lockamy, III

The Margaret Gage Bush Professor of Business


Contact Information

Phone: 726-4135
Office: Dwight Beeson Hall 303B

Biographical Information

Dr. Archie Lockamy, III, is currently The Margaret Gage Bush Professor of Business at Samford University, Birmingham, Ala. With more than 25 years of experience in industry and academia, Dr. Lockamy has held a variety of responsible positions.

Prior to his academic career, Dr. Lockamy held various engineering and managerial positions with DuPont, Procter and Gamble, and TRW. A list of journals that Dr. Lockamy has published in is below.  He also has written for other prestigious journals. In addition, he is the author of the book Global Logistics: Managing The Product-Delivery System, and co-author of the book Re-engineering Performance Measurement: How To Align Systems To Improve Processes, Products and Profits.

Dr. Lockamy served on the Board of Examiners for the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award via appointment by the United States Department of Commerce from 1997 through 2002. He also served as Vice President of the Board of Directors of the American Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS) Educational and Research Foundation. Dr. Lockamy is recognized as a Certified Fellow in Production and Inventory Management (CFPIM) by APICS, and is certified as an Academic Jonah by The Avraham Y. Goldratt Institute.


Ph.D., Operations Management, University of Georgia
M.B.A., Finance and Quantitative Methods, Atlanta University Graduate School of Business
B.ChE., Chemical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
Margaret Gage Bush Professor of Business
International Journal of Production Research
International Journal of Production Economics
International Journal of Logistics Management
International Journal of Quality and Reliability Management
Production and Inventory Management Journal
International Journal of Operations and Production Management
Industrial Management and Data Systems
Forum Empresarial
Journal of Corporate Accounting and Finance
Healthcare Financial Management
Integrated Manufacturing Systems
Journal of Systems Improvement