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Elvis Ndembe, Doctoral Candidate
Graduate Research Assistant

Phone: (701)231-1064
Fax: (701)231-1945
elvis.ndembe@my.ndsu.edu
 

Elvis Ndembe has been a graduate research assistant at the Upper Great Plains Transportation Institute (UGPTI) since 2009 while pursuing a PhD in Transportation and Logistics. He has been actively involved in diverse research projects at UGPTI. He hopes to apply his knowledge acquired in the future in solving supply chain and transportation economics related issues. He is interested in freight transportation particularly the grain supply chain. He also serves as the teaching assistant for the Public Transportation course (TL 786) offered in the spring. He holds a Graduate Certificate in Statistics and a M.Sc. degree in Agribusiness and Applied Economics from North Dakota State University.

Research Interests

  • Logistics and supply chain management
  • Freight transportation demand
  • Public transportation
  • Industrial organization
  • Transportation security

Employment

  • 2009-Present, Graduate Research Assistant/Teaching Assistant, Upper Great Plains Transportation Institute, North Dakota State University, Fargo
  • 2008, Research Analyst, Department of Agribusiness and Applied Economics, North Dakota State University
  • 2006-2007, Graduate Research Assistant, Department of Agribusiness and Applied Economics, North Dakota State University

Education

  • PhD, Transportation and Logistics, North Dakota State University, In Progress
  • Graduate Certificate in Statistics, North Dakota State University, 2012
  • M.S., Agribusiness and Applied Economics, North Dakota State University, 2007
  • B.S., Banking and Finance, University of Buea, Cameroon, 2005
NDSU Dept 2880P.O. Box 6050Fargo, ND 58108-6050
(701)231-6447surtc@ugpti.org