July 15, 2008

Nada Sanders Elected Fellow by Decision Sciences Institute

Nada Sanders has been elected as a Fellow by the Decision Sciences Institute . Sanders is the James L. and Eunice West Chair and Professor of Supply Chain Management at theĀ  Neeley School of Business at TCU.

The distinction of Fellow is given to those who have made substantial, outstanding contributions in the field of decision sciences for research, scholarship, teaching and service to the Decision Sciences Institute.

Sanders holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering, an MBA and a Ph.D. in Operations Management and Logistics from the Ohio State University. She is a recognized expert on business forecasting and demand management, strategic sourcing, and supply chain management. She has extensive consulting experience, expertise in corporate training, and is a frequently called upon speaker in the areas of business forecasting and supply chain management.

Sanders has written a textbook. Operations Management, with R. Dan Reid, which is used extensively in colleges, and is going in its 4th edition. Ranked in the Top 100 out of 738 authors in the field of operations management, Sanders' research is featured in highly acclaimed academic journals, including Journal of Operations Management, Journal of Supply Chain Management, Journal of Business Logistics, Supply Chain Management Review and more.

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