The Supply Chain and Information Systems Department in Penn State

The key members of the Supply Chain & Information Systems Department are its faculty, the staff that supports the faculty and students, and the doctoral students who participate in the department's teaching and research programs.


The department includes 20 standing faculty and is one of the largest units of The Smeal College of Business. Several of our faculty hold joint or courtesy appointments in related departments including the Department of Statistics and the College of Information Sciences & Technology.  We also have Emeritus Faculty and Affiliate Professors within our unit.


The staff of the SC&IS department provide vital support services to the faculty and doctoral students in carrying out their teaching and research programs. They also are key contact persons for students, and visitors to the department.

Doctoral Students

Ph.D. students in the department work closely with the SC&IS faculty during their program of study and research in the various areas covered by the department.