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Tekle Wanorie

Tekle Wanorie



2640 Colden Hall



Joined Northwest in 2004



  • Ph.D. University of Alabama
  • M.A. University of Alabama
  • M.B.A. Andrews University
  • B.B.A. Southeast Asia Union College

Courses Taught

  • Operations Management
  • Logistics Management
  • Business Finance (Shanghai Campus)
  • Business and Society (Shanghai, China Program)
  • Business Decision Analysis Tools (MBA)
  • Continuous Improvement Concepts and Techniques (MBA)

Academic Interests

  • Customer service improvement, mainly in least developed nations.
  • Currency devaluations and inventory procurement.
  • Efficiency and effectiveness of operations

Scholarly Activity

Referred Journal Articles

  • Wanorie, T O., & Michello, F.A. (2020). How does the use of derivatives impact bank performance? A case of the five largest US banks pre, during, and post 2007-2008 financial crisis.  
  • Fufa, T., Abington, C., & Wanorie, T. (2019). Remittance inflows and economic growth: The case of developing countries. Journal of Applied Economics and Business, Vol 7, No. 2, 38-53. 
  • Michello, F. A., & Wanorie, T. O. (2015). Analyzing the effect of working capital management on profitability in the U.S. healthcare industry, International Research Journal of Applied Finance.  
  • Wanorie, T. O., Michello F. A., & Chowdhury, S. H. (2013). Lead-Lag relationships between stock returns in the Indian stock market, International Research Journal of Applied Finance, Vol 4, No. 4, 592-607.  
  • Wanorie, T. O. (2012). Upper and lower bounds on inventory control model with fluctuating exchange rates, International Journal of Quantitative & Operations Management, 18(1): 17-43.

Student Group Advisement

  • Marketing/Management/International studies majors (Undergraduate)

Other Professional Experience

  • President, Global Ethiopian Adventist Cyber Ministries