Ted Stank

Ted Stank

Department: Full-Time MBA, Global Supply Chain, Global Supply Chain Institute, Professional MBA, Supply Chain Management

Title: Professor, Harry J. & Vivienne R. Bruce Chair of Excellence, Co-Faculty Director, and Global Supply Chain Institute


1982 United States Naval Academy, B.S., General Engineering

1987 Webster University, M.A., Business Administration

1994 University of Georgia, Ph.D., Marketing and Distribution

Theodore P. (Ted) Stank is the Harry J. and Vivienne R. Bruce Chair of Excellence in Business in the Department of Supply Chain Management and Faculty Director of the Global Supply Chain Institute at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville.  He also leads the Advanced Supply Chain Collaborative, a joint initiative between UT and leading Fortune 500 partner firms focused on better understanding innovative applications in SCM. He assumed the Bruce Chair following six years in a variety of administrative positions in the Haslam College of Business, including Department Head for Marketing and Logistics, Associate Dean for Academic Programs, and Associate Dean of the Center for Executive Education.  He holds a Ph.D. in Marketing and Distribution from The University of Georgia, an M.A. in Business Administration from Webster University, and a B.S. from the United States Naval Academy.