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Dr. Farhad Moeeni

Professor of Computer & Information Technology


  • PH.D. Operations Management and Information Systems (minor)University of Arizona, 1992
  • M.S. Industrial Engineering
  • University of Arizona, 1985

Teaching Specialties

  • Automatic Identification, RFID and bar coding
  • Operations Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Probability and Statistics
  • Information Systems
  • Operations Research and Business Analytics


  • DSI
  • ASQ


Dr. Farhad Moeeni is professor of Computer and Information Technology and the Founder of the Laboratory for the Study of Automatic Identification at Arkansas State University. He holds a M.S. degree in industrial engineering and a Ph.D. in operations management and information systems, both from the University of Arizona.

His articles have been published in various scholarly outlets including Decision Sciences Journal, International journal of Production Economics, International Journal of Production Research, International Transactions in Operational Research, Decision Line, and several others. He has also co-authored two book chapters on the subject of automatic identification with applications in cyber logistics and e-supply chain management along with several study books in support of various textbooks. .

He is a frequent guest lecturer on the subject of information systems at the "Centre Franco Americain", University of Caen, France.

Current research interests are primarily in the design, analysis and implementation of automatic identification for data quality and efficiency, RFID-based real-time location sensing with warehousing applications, and supply chain management. Methodological interests include design of experiments, simulation modeling and analysis, and other operations research techniques. He is one of the pioneers in instructional design and the teaching of automatic identification concepts within MIS programs and also is RFID+ certified.

Dr. Moeeni is currently the principle investigator of a multi-university research project funded by Arkansas Science and Technology Authority, Co-founder of Consortium for Identity Systems Research and Education (CISRE), and on the Editorial Board of the International Journal of RF Technologies: Research and Applications.

Farhad Moeeni

Contact Information

P: (870) 680-8442
F: (870) 972-3868


Building: Business
Room: 419B

Alternative Contact

Christine Perry
P: (870) 972-3416