H.H. Franklin Center for Supply Chain Management

One of the earliest endowed transportation programs in the nation, its mission is to enhance the University’s position as a nationally recognized leader in supply chain management education and research. In pursuit of this mission, we seek to foster a close community of students, faculty, staff, and practitioners focused on advancing the state of knowledge, engaging the mind, and stimulating the best effort of all.

Our guiding principles:

For students: Provide a challenging and enjoyable environment in which to learn, do, and grow. Mentor, place, and maintain relationships with them.

For alumni: Provide ongoing career advice and opportunities for networking.

For practitioners: Provide services and products to meet your needs, such as internships/co-ops, talented employees, opportunities to share your experiences with our students, and executive education.

For more information on our H.H. Franklin Center for Supply Chain Management, please contact - 

Burak Kazaz - Executive Director
The Laura J. and L. Douglas Meredith Professor of Teaching Excellence and Associate Professor of Supply Chain 
(315) 443-7381 

Gary LaPoint - Assistant Director 
Assistant Professor of Supply Chain Practice 
(315) 443-3331 

Supply Chain Projects

Supply Chain Projects

The faculty and students of Whitman's renowned supply chain program assist companies and organizations from around the world with various supply chain projects.

Franklin Advisory Board

Franklin Advisory Board

The H.H. Franklin Center for Supply Chain Management is served by the Franklin Supply Chain Advisory Board.