Paolo Letizia

Paolo Letizia

Department: Business Analytics & Statistics

Programs: Full-Time MBA

Center: Global Supply Chain Institute

Title: Associate Professor, Department of Business Analytics and Statistics, and Ray and Joan Myatt Faculty Research Fellow

Applied Optimization, Lean Operations, Supply Chain Analytics
223 Stokely Management Center

Paolo Letizia is an Assistant Professor of Business Analytics at the Department of Business Analytics and Statistics, Haslam College of Business, University of Tennessee. His research interests lie in the areas of Sustainable Operations, Closed Loop Supply Chain Management, Supply Chain Channel Design, and Role of Information in a Supply Chain.

Paolo’s work has been published in Production and Operations Management and IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology. He has chaired the track of Environmental Operations and organized several sessions on Sustainable Operations at conferences including INFORMS and POMS. Paolo is also on the editorial review boards of leading operations management journals.

Prior to joining the University of Tennessee, Paolo taught Operations and Supply Chain Management at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University. Paolo holds an M.Sc. in Supply Chain Management from Bordeaux Business School and a Ph.D. with dual degree in Operations Research and Business Administration from Pennsylvania State University, Smeal College of Business. Before starting his academic career, he was employed by the consulting firm Accenture, and worked on projects in Supply Chain Management, Operations Management, and Customer Relationship Management.

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