Richard Stewart

Dr. Richard Stewart
Dr. Richard Stewart
Richard Stewart Dr. Richard Stewart
Professor, Transportation and Logistics Management & Director, T&L Research Center
office. ERL 105A
University of Wisconsin - Superior

Education

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Lally School of Management, Troy, New York
Ph.D., Urban and Environmental Sciences, 1997 Research Focus: Ports and Transportation Environmental Management and Policy

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Green Bay, Wisconsin
Master of Science, Environmental Studies, 1982- Research Focus: Marine Transportation Environmental Management and Policy

United States Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point, New York Bachelor of Science, Marine Transportation, 1973

Academic – Teaching, Scholarship, Service

Richard Stewart is a Professor at the University of Wisconsin - Superior and the Director of the Transportation and Logistics Research Center. He is also co-director of the Great Lakes Maritime Research Institute. He served as Chair of the School of Business and Economics from 2011-2015.

Prior to accepting his appointment at the University of Wisconsin - Superior in 1999 he was a Professor at the United States Merchant Marine Academy for 13 years and Head of their Department of Marine Transportation.

Dr. Stewart has extensive teaching experience in undergraduate and graduate courses in the US and overseas. A partial listing of courses include: Urban Planning and Transportation Systems, Transportation Economics, Supply Chain Management, Marine Transportation Management, Port and Terminal Management International and Intermodal Freight Operations. He has received the UW-Superior Outstanding Academic Advisor and UW-Superior Alumni Foundation’s James Rainaldo Mentor Award.

His research grants for government and industry have investigated marine, intermodal, rail, planning and logistics issues. He has been the principal investigator for over $10 million in major multi-university research projects. His projects have been funded by the National Science Foundation, US Coast Guard Research and Development Center, USDOT, US Department of Labor, EPA, US Army Corps of Engineers, state agencies, planning agencies and private industry. UW-Superior has awarded Dr. Stewart with the Distinguished Service Award. UW System designated him a Wisconsin Idea Fellow.

He has extensive publications and presentations on transportation management, marine environmental management, port operations and transportation education. He was the co-author of a textbook on International Logistics and has contributed chapters to others. UW-Superior has awarded him the Max H. Lavine Award twice and the Excellence in Scholarship Award.

Dr. Stewart has served on and been leader of numerous departmental and university committees. He has taken leadership roles in numerous professional societies such as: the Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, International Shipmasters Association, Council of Supply Chain Management, Warehouse Education Research Council, American Society of Transportation and Logistics, Duluth-Superior Transportation Association, American Council of Master Mariners, Propeller Club of the United States, Institute of Supply Management, He is a member of Logistics of Disaster Response and Business Continuity, AT065T committees of the Transportation Research Board. He serves in leadership positions on public advisory boards, nonprofit boards of directors and companies. UW-Superior has awarded Dr. Stewart with the Distinguished Service Award and the Spirit of Superior Award.

Industry Experience

Richard sailed on merchant ships from 1969 serving from ordinary seaman through the ranks to command multiple ocean going vessels. He continues to sail to maintain his license.

His experience ashore includes: Manager of a fleet of seven ocean going ships valued at $300 million, owner of a small business, cargo surveyor, licensed real estate agent, port captain.

Licenses and Certifications

US Coast Guard issued Master of Steam or Motor Vessels of any gross tons upon oceans – Valid until January 2022. GMDSS License and Radar Endorsement. Standards for the Training and Certification of Watchstanders Certified, Certified in Transportation and Logistics (CTL), American Society of Transportation and Logistics.

Military Service

He was in the United States Naval Reserve from 1973-2003 earning the rank of Captain and specialized in Merchant Marine/Naval Interface, Naval Logistics, Transportation of Hazardous Cargo, and Port Operations.

Home Life

Richard has had the good fortune to be married with Kathleen Collins for the past four decades and they have four wonderful young adults who are now making their small parts of the world better. Kathleen and Richard love to spend time in the wilderness, gardening, travelling, enjoy the company of friends and any other activities that result in fun and creative times.

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UW-Superior Schedule of Classes for Stewart, Richard D
Fall Semester 2017

For up to date information on all schedules, please refer to the class search page in the E-Hive portal.

Note: the Class Schedule information below reflects data as of January 16, 2018 11:45 AM.

Class Section Identifier Key

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Fall Semester 2017
Class Nbr.Catalog Nbr.Course Title/Course TopicsClass Sect.CreditsBldg.RoomDaysTimeSeats Open
ACCT - Accounting
1426ACCT 400Accounting Internship
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Course must be taken Pass/Fail
Department Consent Required
Meets in Erlanson Room 301
001 2.00 - 7.00     ARR 23 of 25 open
  
Course must be taken Pass/Fail
Department Consent Required
Meets in Erlanson Room 301
BUS - Business
1339BUS 400Business Internship
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Course must be taken Pass/Fail
Department Consent Required
Meets in Erlanson 301
001 2.00 - 7.00     ARR 21 of 25 open
  
Course must be taken Pass/Fail
Department Consent Required
Meets in Erlanson 301
FIN - Finance
1439FIN 400Finance Internship
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Course must be taken Pass/Fail
Department Consent Required
Meets in Erlanson 301
001 2.00 - 7.00     ARR 24 of 25 open
  
Course must be taken Pass/Fail
Department Consent Required
Meets in Erlanson 301
TRSP - Transportation & Logistics Mgt
1700TRSP 300Supply Chain Management
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001 3.00  ERL 0102 TTh 4:00PM- 5:15PM 18 of 25 open
Wait List:
15 of 15
ERL0101TTh4:00PM-5:15PM
1436TRSP 400Transportation Internship
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Course must be taken Pass/Fail
Department Consent Required
Meets in Old Main 135
001 2.00 - 7.00     ARR 21 of 25 open
  
Course must be taken Pass/Fail
Department Consent Required
Meets in Old Main 135
1435TRSP 405Port and Terminal Management
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001 3.00  ERL 0102 TTh 1:00PM- 2:15PM 10 of 18 open
Wait List:
15 of 15