Carlos Paternina

Carlos Paternina

Assistant Professor

Academic Affairs
Fowler College of Business
Management Information Systems Department

San Diego



Carlos D. Paternina Arboleda served as a professor at Universidad del Norte in Colombia for 27 years and is now teaching and conducting research with the management information systems department at the Fowler College of Business. He currently teaches Introduction to Operations and Supply Chain Management (BA-360) and Operations and Supply Chain Management (BA-644).

Paternina’s research has been published in numerous top engineering, management and logistics journals and he has been honored as an “Outstanding Professor” while at Universidad del Norte. He earned both his Ph.D. and master’s degree in industrial engineering at the University of South Florida. His primary areas of research are supply chain analytics and optimization, transportation and distributions systems.