Faculty and Staff

Huffman, Brian

Brian Huffman

Brian Huffman

Professor - College of Business and Economics
member of graduate faculty

Management and Marketing
Office: 225b South Hall
Phone: 715-425-4277



Ph.D.  University of Minnesota,  Minneapolis, MN,  Business,  1993

M.S.  Boston University,  Boston, MA,  Computer Information Systems,  1987

M.B.A.  University of Minnesota,  Minneapolis, MN,  Finance,  1985

B.S.  Iowa State University,  Ames, Iowa,  Mechanical Engineering,  1976

Courses Taught:

International Business

Operations Management

Operations Research/Management Science

Operations, Project, and Quality Management (MBA)

Senior Seminar

Research Interests:





Articles in Journals
  • Huffman, B. J. & Eftekari, H. (in press, 2013). An Intuitive Approach for Teaching the Central Limit Theorem. Journal of Scholastic Inquiry

  • Huffman, B. J. & Kilian, C. M. (2012). The Flight of the Phoenix: Interpersonal Aspects of Project Management. Journal of Management Education, 36 (4), 568-600.

  • Huffman, B. J. & Kilian, C. M. (in press, 2010). In the Interest of Women?   Journal of Critical Incidents, 3, 65-68.

  • Huffman, B. J. (in press, 2010). Learning to Recognize and React to Disaster: The CI/Wargame Approach to Strategic Management.   Advances in Business Research, 1 (1), 53-61.
Articles in Proceedings
  • Huffman, B. J. (in press, 2012). Cruising for a Bruising: a Review of Business Failure Theories.  IABE (International Academy of Business and Economics) Winter Conference, IABE.
Paper Presentations
  • Huffman, B. J. (2010, October). Learning to Recognize and React to Disaster: the CI/Wargame Approach to Strategic Management. 2010 Advances in Business Research Symposium, Fort Smith, Arkansas.

Professional Certifications:

Systems Integration IIE, 1992

German Language Proficiency, 1985