PhD, Management, Auburn University, 2012
Dissertation: Effect of Transformational Leadership and Organizational Innovativeness on Motor Carrier Performance
Chair: Dr. Joe B. Hanna, Associate Dean and Regions Bank Professor, Auburn University
MS, Logistics, Air Force Institute of Technology, 2002
Thesis: Process Mapping a Diminishing Manufacturing Sources and Materiel Shortages Reactive Management Strategy: A Case Study
Chair: Dr. Steve Swartz, Assistant Professor, Air Force Institute of Technology
BBA, General Business (Cum Laude), Campbell University, 1998
AAS, Logistics, Community College of the Air Force, 1995
CTL - American Society of Transportation and Logistics, 2012
CPL- International Society of Logistics (SOLE), 2002
Leadership in the supply chain, organizational innovativeness, lean and agile logistics, transportation, and humanitarian logistics.
Refereed Journal Articles
Hazen, Benjamin, Fred Weigel, and Robert E. Overstreet. Innovating to Integrate the Intangibles into the Learning Air Force.The United States Army Medical Department Journal.(Forthcoming).
Overstreet, Robert E., Benjamin T. Hazen, Terry A. Byrd, and Dianne Hall. Innovativeness in the Motor Carrier Industry.International Journal of Logistics: Research and Applications.(Forthcoming).
Overstreet, Robert E., Dianne Hall, and Casey Cegielski. (2013) Predictors of the Intent to Adopt Preventive Innovations: A Meta-Analysis. Journal of Applied Social Psychology.43(5), 936–946.
Overstreet, Robert E., Joe B. Hanna, Terry A. Byrd, Casey G. Cegielski, and Benjamin T. Hazen. (2013) Leadership Style and Organizational Innovativeness Drive Motor Carriers Toward Sustained Performance. International Journal of Logistics Management, 24(1).
Hazen, Benjamin, Robert E. Overstreet, Casey Cegielski. (2012). Supply Chain Innovation Diffusion: Going Beyond Adoption. International Journal of Logistics Management, 23(1), 119–134.
Hazen, Benjamin, Robert E. Overstreet, L. Allison Jones-Farmer, and Junior Feild. (2012). The Role of Ambiguity Tolerance in Perception of Remanufactured Products. International Journal of Production Economics, 135(2), 781–790.
Defee, C. Clifford, Joe B. Hanna, and Robert Overstreet. (2011). LTL Pricing: Looking Back to the Future. Journal of Transportation Management, 22(2), 45–58.
Overstreet, Robert E., Dianne Hall, Joe Hanna, and R. Kelly Rainer, Jr. (2011). Research in Humanitarian Logistics. Journal of Humanitarian Logistics and Supply Chain Management, 1(2), 114–131. Highly Commended Award Winner at the Literati Network Awards for Excellence 2012.
Overstreet, Robert E., Tamiko Ritschel (2005). Changing the Face of Unit Deployment Manager Responsibilities. Air Force Journal of Logistics. XXVIX (3/4) Fall/Winter, pp 34, 57–60.
Overstreet, Robert E. (2004). Deploying Expeditionary Medical Assets. Air Force Journal of Logistics. XXVIII(3) Fall, pp 34–36.
Overstreet, Robert E., Stephen M. Swartz and William A. Cunningham (2002). Process Mapping Diminishing Manufacturing Sources and Materiel Shortages. Shaping Tomorrow’s Logistics: Issues and Analyses. Montgomery, AL: Air Force Journal of Logistics Press, pp 106–123.
Non-Refereed Research Reports
Overstreet, Robert E., Tamiko L. Ritschel, Joseph B. Skipper, Tommy C. Rowell, Charles F. Perkins, Aaron A. Kelly, and Eugene K. Horton (2005). Unit Deployment Manager Responsibility Assignment Options. Air Force Logistics Management Agency Final Report LR200401614.
Smith, Timothy A., Steven Oliver, Tommy Rowell, Robert E. Overstreet, and Brian Detwiler (2004). USAF Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Maintenance Manning (Part 1). Air Force Logistics Management Agency Final Report LX200326700.
Overstreet, Robert E., Daniel Bender, James Swisher, and John Kirkwood (2004). Integrated Deployment System (IDS) Integration Issues and Courses of Action. Air Force Logistics Management Agency Letter Report LR200412400.
Overstreet, Robert E., Joel Morin, Todd Cheney, Brian Yoo, and Shawn Campbell (2003). Reconstitution Planning: An Analysis of Policies, Procedures, and Lessons Learned. Air Force Logistics Management Agency Letter Report LX200301604.
Overstreet, Robert E., Joseph B. Skipper, Jason Masciulli, Stephen Wier, Rachel Oates, and Daniel Bender (2003). Evaluation of Recent Deployments of Expeditionary Medical Assets. Air Force Logistics Management Agency Final Report LX200310702.
McGonagle, Robert, James McKenna, Roy Thrailkill, Robert E. Overstreet, Dan Bender, Dan Fenton, and Thomas Gage (2003). Cryogenic Production Improvement Study. Air Force Logistics Management Agency Final Report LX200233600.
Groothuis, Todd, David Lyle, Reginald Festejo, Robert E. Overstreet, Brian Millett, and Adam Clark (2003). War Reserve Materiel (WRM) Readiness Reporting. Air Force Logistics Management Agency Final Report LX200211400.
Groothuis, Todd, David Lyle, Robert E. Overstreet, Alan Lindsay, and John Dietz (2003). AFLOAT Pre-Positioning of Non-Munitions War Reserve Materiel (WRM) Phase II. Air Force Logistics Management Agency Final Report LX200125700.
Refereed Conference Proceedings
Overstreet, Robert E. (2011). Toward the Development of a Supply Chain Supplement: Teaching Risk Using Contemporary Motor Carrier Issues. Proceedings of the 42nd Annual Meeting of the Decision Sciences Institute, Boston, MA.
Overstreet, Robert E., Dianne Hall, R. Kelly Reiner, and Benjamin Hazen (2010). Humanitarian Logistics Research. Proceedings of the 41st Annual Meeting of the Decision Sciences Institute, San Diego, CA. (Presented by co-author).
Overstreet, Robert E., (2002). A Quantitative Analysis of the Resolution Alternatives to DMSMS. Proceedings of the DMSMS 2002 Conference, New Orleans, LA.
Non-Refereed Research Presented
“Less-than-truckload Pricing” presented at the 2nd Annual Air Force Logistics Supply Chain Management Research Symposium, Maxwell Air Force Base, Gunter Annex AL, October 2010.
“Consolidating Air Force Medical Deployment Packages” presented at the Air Force Medical Logistics Summit, Fort Detrick MD, May 2003.
Hazen, Benjamin and Robert E. Overstreet. PLS use in Supply Chain Research. (Submitted to theJournal of Business Logistics).
Overstreet, Robert E., Benjamin T. Hazen, and Joe B. Hanna. Linking Servant Leadership to Performance in the Motor carrier Industry. (Submitted to Journal of Business Logistics 4 April 2013; Under second review 15 July 2013).
Hazen, Benjamin, Robert E. Overstreet, Dianne Hall, and Joe B. Hanna. Antecedents to and Outcomes of Reverse Logistics Metrics Programs: A Comparison of Perspectives. (Submitted to International Journal of Marketing18 August 2013).
Articles in Progress
Overstreet, Robert E., Steven M. Swartz, Benjamin T. Hazen, and Joe B. Hanna. Antecedents to Safe Motor Carrier Operations. Target Journal: Supply Chain Management: An International Journal.
Overstreet, Robert E. and Benjamin T. Hazen. Effect of Organizational Innovativeness on Job Satisfaction and Organizational Commitment. Target Journal: International Journal of Innovation Management.