Chao Wu

Chao Wu


Assistant Professor of Global Supply Chain Management



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Academic Programs

  • Global supply chain management

Chao Wu


Professor Chao Wu received his B.S. in Accounting and Economics from Clarion University of Pennsylvania, his M.S. in Supply Chain Management from Washington University in St. Louis and his Ph.D. in Supply Chain Management from Arizona State University in 2023. 

He has published work on non-profit operations and supply chain in International Journal of Physical Distributions & Logistics Management and Manufacturing & Service Operations Management.


Ph.D. in Supply Chain Management, Arizona State University, 2023

M.S., Washington University in St. Louis St. Louis, Supply Chain Management

B.S., Clarion University of Pennsylvania, Accounting, Economics



  • Operations Management
  • Nonprofit Operations
  • Experimental Design
  • Distributional Robust Optimization

AACSB specialty

Production/Operations Management

Research and teaching interests

 Lab, Field, and Online Experimental Designs; Nonprofit Operations, Sustainability, and behavioral topics.   


  • Carter, C. R., Hatton, M. R., Wu, C., & Chen, X. (2019). Sustainable supply chain management: continuing evolution and future directions. International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management.
  • D.L.T. Pacheco, S., Eftekhar, M & Wu, C. (2023) Improving the Quality of In-Kind Donations: A Field Experiment. Manufacturing & Service Operations Management.


Courses taught by Chao Wu

Fall Term 2024 (future)

Winter Term 2024

Fall Term 2023