Welcome to the Department of Marketing and Supply Chain Management! Our mission is to create, develop and disseminate nationally recognized expertise in Global Supply Chain Management and Customer Relationship Management. To support this mission, we offer a number of high-quality academic programs, including undergraduate majors in Marketing Management and Supply Chain Management. We also offer four minors: Marketing Management, Supply Chain Management, Social Media Marketing and Professional Selling. At the graduate level, we have a PhD in Marketing, and offer numerous courses for the MBA, EMBA, and IMBA programs in negotiation, marketing strategy, marketing research, international marketing, quantitative tools, and supply chain management.
Our faculty members have diverse areas of expertise including advertising strategy, strategic sourcing and procurement, customer relationship management, supply chain modeling, negotiation, productivity management, systems analysis, services marketing, and management science. Our faculty actively deploy this expertise in their classrooms, their consulting and outreach activities and their published research. Be sure to visit their websites for more information, or visit our main office. Check out the department news link to see faculty publications and other activities. And please do not hesitate to contact me with any questions about our programs.
To view our brochure describing our degree programs in Marketing Management and Supply Chain Management, please click here. Come see what we have to offer!
Dr. Ernie Nichols
Interim Department Chair & Associate Professor
Office Location: FAB 334
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Perhaps you tune into the Super Bowl as excited to watch the commercials as the game. Maybe you intuitively rack up social media followers. Or, it may be that you’re analytical, strategic, creative, express your ideas clearly and can embrace the big picture. If these traits speak to you, then consider choosing Marketing as your major!
Memphis is recognized for being both a worldwide supply chain epicenter and having one of the highest U.S. population percentages of persons employed in SCM related occupations. These leading Memphis organizations play an important role in the supply chains of their customers both globally and domestically. Our mission, as the Department of Marketing and Supply Chain Management, is to create, develop and disseminate nationally recognized expertise in Global Supply Chain Management, Customer Relationship Management, Consumer Behavior and Effective Marketing Strategies.