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In Memoriam: Mary Holcomb

Mary Holcomb, professor at the Haslam College of Business for more than 28 years, passed away on Friday, February 12, 2021. Mary was a true Vol for life.

Mary Holcomb
UT Supply Chain Faculty Named Among World's Top Researchers

UT Supply Chain Faculty Named Among World's Top Researchers

Supply chain management faculty at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business are among the world’s best researchers in the field. Six past and present faculty were recognized by Supply Chain Management: An International Journal, for the quality, quantity and scope of their scholarship.

A global supply chain has complex decision-making processes.

Decision-Making Skills for Supply Chain Management Professionals

The decision-making process for supply chain management is complex and involves multiple people across multiple teams.

Haslam faculty are industry thought leaders in global supply chain.

GSCI Faculty Redefines the Future of the Supply Chain

Haslam’s faculty are at the forefront of redefining the future of the supply chain. Their vision and expertise draw corporate partners, including Fortune 100 companies such as Amazon, Dell, FedEx Services, Google, Pepsico, Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Walmart and more.

Head of the project holds laptop and discusses product details with chief engineer while they walk through modern factory.

Guide to Becoming a Chief Production Officer

As manufacturing and production evolve with new technologies and operational methods, so has the role of those who manage them.