Director, Center for Digital Enterprise and Innovation at UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School
Noel is an expert in global logistics and supply chain management and has won numerous awards for her research on logistics, global operations strategy, technology management and technology commercialization.
Her recent work targets logistics and sourcing in emerging markets around the world, including offshoring and outsourcing issues. She currently is partnering with Tsinghua University in Beijing to address issues of U.S.-China trade and is co-director of the UNC-Tsinghua Center for Logistics and Economic Development.
Noel received a doctorate degree, a Master of Science and a Master of Arts in Engineering from Princeton University and a bachelor’s degree in mathematics from Brown University.