Faculty Biography

Joseph Sarkis

Professor of Operations and Environmental Management
Graduate School of Management
Clark University
Worcester, MA 01610-1477

Phone: (508) 793-7659
Email: jsarkis@clarku.edu
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PhD, State University of New York at Buffalo

Research Interests

Management of technology, logistics and supply chain management, environmentally conscious business practices, performance measurement and analysis, multiple criteria decision making.

Teaching Courses

Operations Management
Green Business Management
Greening the Corporation
Greening the Supply Chain

Key Publications/Presentations

“Ecological Modernization in the Electrical Utility Industry: An Application of a Bads-Goods DEA Model of Ecological and Technical Efficiency,” European Journal of Operational Research, (2012).

“Achieving National Emission Reduction Targets—China’s New Challenge and Opportunity,” Environmental Science and Technology, (2012).

“Internationalization and environmentally-related organizational learning among Chinese manufacturers,” Technological Forecasting and Social Change, (2012).

“A National Circular Economy Indicator System in China: An Evaluation and Critical Analysis,” Journal of Cleaner Production, (2012).

“Evaluating Ecological Sustainable Performance Measures for Supply Chain Management,” Supply Chain Management: An International Journal, (2012).

“A Boundaries and Flows Perspective of Green Supply Chain Management,” Supply Chain Management: An International Journal, (2012).

“Green supply chain management innovation diffusion and its relationship to organizational improvement: An ecological modernization perspective,” Journal of Engineering and Technology Management, (2012).

“An exploratory study of corporate social and environmental responsibility practices among apartment developers in China,” Journal of Green Building, (2011)

“Factor Structure of the Competency Framework for Internal Auditing (CFIA) Skills for Entering Level Internal Auditors,” International Journal of Auditing, (2011).

“An Institutional Theoretic Investigation on the Links between Internationalization of Chinese Manufacturers and Their Environmental Supply Chain Management,” Resources, Conservation and Recycling, (2011).

“Evaluating green supply chain management among Chinese manufacturers from the ecological modernization perspective,” Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, (2011).

“Greening Transportation Fleets:  Insights from a Two-Stage Game Theoretic Model,” Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, (2011).

“Evaluating Supplier Development Programs with a Grey Based Rough Set Methodology,” Expert Systems With Applications, (2011).

“Barriers to environmentally-friendly clothes production among Chinese apparel companies,” Asia Business and Management, (2011).

“An Organizational Theoretic Review of Green Supply Chain Management Literature,” International Journal of Production Economics, (2011).

“Emergy Analysis of an Industrial Park: The Case of Dalian, China,” Science of the Total Environment (2010)

“Barriers to the implementation of Environmentally Oriented Reverse Logistics: Evidence from the Automotive Industry Sector,”  British Journal of Management, (2010).

,“Creating Integrated Business and Environmental Value within the Context of China's Circular Economy and Ecological Modernization,” Journal of Cleaner Production, (2010).

“Green Supplier Development: Analytical Evaluation Using Rough Set Theory,” Journal of Cleaner Production, (2010).

“A portfolio-based analysis for green supplier management using the analytical network process,” Supply Chain Management: An International Journal, (2010).

“Stakeholder Pressure and the Adoption of Environmental Practices: The Mediating Effect of Training,” Journal of Operations Management, (2010).

“Integrating Sustainability into Supplier Selection with Grey System and Rough Set Methodologies,” International Journal of Production Economics, (2010).

“A Joint Location and Outsourcing Sustainability Analysis for a Strategic Offshoring Decision,” International Journal of Production Research, (2010).

“Outsourcing with Quality Competition: Insights from a Three Stage Game Theoretic Model,” International Journal of Production Research, (2010).

“Reverse Logistics and Social Sustainability,” Corporate Social Responsibility and Environmental Management, (2010).

“Manufacturing capabilities and performance: a critical analysis and review,” International Journal of Production Research, (2010).

“Investigating Technical and Ecological Efficiencies in the Electricity Generation Industry: Are there Win-Win Opportunities?” Journal of the Operational Research Society, (2009).

“Editorial Self-Citation Requests: A Commentary,” Communications of the Association of Information Systems, (2009).

“Perceived Stakeholder Influences and Organizations' Use of Environmental Audits,” Accounting, Organizations and Society (2009).

“Production system selection for the agile manufacturing of modularly designed products,” International Journal of Manufacturing Technology and Management, (2009).

“A Cross-Country Empirical Comparison of Environmental Supply Chain Management Practices in the Automotive Industry,” Asia Business and Management (2008).

“Environmental management system certification and its influence on corporate practices: Evidence from the automotive industry,” International Journal of Operations and Production Management (2008).

“Information Technology and Systems in China’s Circular Economy: Implications for Sustainability,” Journal of Systems and Information Technology, (2008).

“Does explicit contracting effectively link CEO compensation to environmental performance?,” Business Strategy and the Environment, (2008).

“The Role of Organizational Size in the Adoption of Green Supply Chain Management Practices in China,” Corporate Social Responsibility and Environmental Management, (2008).

“Firm level Correlates of Emergent Green Supply Chain Management Practices in the Chinese Context,” OMEGA, (2008).

“Confirmation of a Measurement Model for Green Supply Chain Management Practices Implementation,” International Journal of Production Economics, (2008).

"Green Supply Chain Management Implications for 'Closing the Loop'," Transportation Research E: The Logistics and Transportation Review (2008).

Editorial

Editor-in-Chief – Management Research Review- Emerald Publishing

Social Issues and Sustainability in Engineering Management Departmental Editor – IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management

Associate Editor – Journal of Supply Chain Management

Associate Editor – Journal of Electronic Commerce in Organizations

Special Guest Editor – Information Systems Frontiers