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Joseph Sarkis

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

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Environment and Sustainability, Operations and Supply Chain Management, Technology and Innovation

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Circular Economy, Climate Change, Corporate Social Responsibility, COVID

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Joseph Sarkis is a Professor of Management within the Business School at Worcester Polytechnic Institute. He earned his PhD from the University of Buffalo. His research and teaching interests include environmental sustainability, technology, and operations and supply chain management.

Joe has authored over 500 publications appearing in a wide variety of outlets. He is currently Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Engineering Management Review and Associate Editor for the journal Resources, Conservation and Recycling on the topic of sustainable supply chains. His editorial positions cover many leading journals in operations, transportation, supply chain, and sustainability management. Joe has been recognized as a Highly Cited Researcher for each year from 2015-2021 by Thomson-Reuters/Clarivate Analytics (Web-of-Science), is an AT&T Industrial Ecology Fellow, and served as a research scholar at universities throughout the world; he currently holds a position of International Scholar within the Hanken School of Economics’ HUMLOG Institute. He is a coordinator within the Future Earth Systems of Sustainable Consumption and Production (SSCP) Knowledge-Action Network in the Circular Economy Working Group.  Joe is also an international program coordinator for the Greening of Industry Network (GIN) along with the Greening of Industry Networks book series co-editor for Springer-Nature Publishers.

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