Ahren Johnston

TitleAssociate Professor

DepartmentMarketing, Transportation & Supply Chain

Phone336-285-3392

Emailajohnston@ncat.edu

OfficeMerrick Hall
Room: 325

1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411

Ahren Johnston

Education

Ph D: Business Administration (Marketing & Logistics), University of Arkansas, 2009

Other: Transportation and Logistics Management, University of Arkansas, 2005

Other: Management, University of Arkansas, 1998


Research Interests

Dr. Johnston's research interests focus primarily on transportation and the impact of a variety of factors (output level, government regulations, service, etc.)on the costs and profitability of carriers.


Recent Publications

Johnston,  Ahren  Kent,  John  ( 2019).  The Relationship between Leadership Strengths and Job Performance of Fleet Managers.  In Yoshinori Suzuki  ( 2,  58,  pp. 126-144).   Transportation Journal.

Johnston,  Ahren  ( 2018).  Trends in Manufacturing Inventory Efficiency: 1980-2013.  In Walter Kendall  ( 2,  7,  pp. 1-15).   Atlantic Marketing Journal.

Johnston,  Ahren  ( 2015).  Two dimensions of service: a single carrier analysis.  ( 2,  26,  pp. 238-253).   The International Journal of Logistics Management.

Johnston,  Ahren  Ozment,  John  ( 2015).  A firm-specific analysis of service quality costs.  ( 5,  18,  pp. 387-401).   International Journal of Logistics Research and Applications.

Johnston,  Ahren  ( 2014).  Trends in retail inventory performance: 1982รข€“2012.  ( 3-4,  7,  pp. 86-98).   Operations Management Research.

Johnston,  Ahren  Kent,  John  ( 2014).  Teaching a blended supply chain management course to marketing majors.  ( 2,  3,  pp. 67-79).   Atlantic Marketing Journal.

Johnston,  Ahren  ( 2014).  A study of trends in wholesaler inventory performance: 1981-2012.  ( 33,  pp. 75-92).   Regional Business Review.

Ozment,  John  Johnston,  Ahren  ( 2014).  The long-term impact of rail abandonment on manufacturers in Arkansas.  In John Taylor  ( 2,  24,  pp. 63-78).   Journal of Transportation Management.

Johnston,  Ahren  ( 2013).  U.S. motor carrier hours of service regulations: their impact on carrier profitability and productivity.  ( 1,  24,  pp. 23-36).   Journal of Transportation Management.

Johnston,  Ahren  Ozment,  John  ( 2013).  Economies of scale in the US airline industry.  ( 51,  pp. 95-108).   Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review.

Johnston,  Ahren  Ozment,  John  ( 2011).  Concentration in the airline industry: evidence of economies of scale?.  ( 2,  22,  pp. 59-74).   Journal of Transportation Management.

Johnston,  Ahren  ( 2010).  The relationship between measures of operations efficiency and financial success of truckload motor carriers: an empirical analysis.  In John Taylor  ( 5A,  21,  pp. 7-17).   Journal of Transportation Management.