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PhD Opportunity at the SCM Department, Arizona State University

  • 1.  PhD Opportunity at the SCM Department, Arizona State University

    Posted 12-20-2023 18:03

    Hi everyone,

    Applications are invited for our PhD program from highly motivated candidates who are interested in helping businesses and organizations achieve their goals through operational and supply chain excellence.

    Why consider us?
    1. Highly ranked program. Our supply chain management program is one of the largest in the US and ranked as one of the top 3 programs in the US, and our faculty are renowned for both empirical and analytical research in all aspects of supply chain and operations management. Our goal is to help you become well prepared for academic careers in supply chain management.
    2. Competitive financial support. We provide generous stipend and tuition support with rich opportunities for seminars and conferences to build your network.
    3. Top academic placement. Our PhD students have joined tenure track positions at top programs both in the US and internationally.
    4. Wide research opportunities. You will have the opportunity to pursue a wide variety of research topics, including
     Digital platform operations
     Health care operations
     Humanitarian logistics
     Internet retail operations
     Pricing and revenue management
     Risk management
     Sustainability
     Supply chain finance
     Supply chain networks and complexity
    You can also tailor your research interest interdisciplinary with many other departments across the campus.
    5. Vibrant location. Our school sits at the heart of Tempe, neighboring greater Phoenix area, one of the fastest growing cities in the US. The technology hub provides unparalleled opportunities to interact with large business such as Intel, Amazon, APL logistics, Target, Honeywell, among others. Students have opportunities to take internships at a business or nonprofit to conduct use-inspired research. Tempe also offers rich and diverse cultural experience, with an outstanding standard of living.

     Submit your application through our online system at
     The deadline for application is January 15, 2024.
     Please contact Dr. Hongmin Li ( if you have any questions.

    We look forward to your application!

    Veronica H. Villena
    Associate Professor
    Arizona State University