Gerard J. Burke


  • Ph.D. (Operations Management): University of Florida, 2005
  • M.S. (Decision Sciences): University of Florida, 2004
  • MBA (Supply Chain Management): University of Florida, 2001

Areas of Specialization

  • Manufacturing and service operations management
  • Purchasing and negotiation
  • Sourcing strategies
  • Supply chain coordination
  • Business analytics


Dr. Gerard J. Burke serves as Chair of the Department of Management and Associate Professor of Operations Management.  He joined the faculty at Georgia Southern in 2005 and has taught undergraduate and graduate courses in operations and supply chain management.  Dr. Burke has published in Production Operations Management, European Journal of Operational Research, Operations Management Review and Operations Research Letters. He is an associate editor for Decision Sciences Journal and also serves as a reviewer for several other widely recognized journals.  He is a member of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS), Manufacturing & Service Operations Management Society (MSOM), Decision Sciences Institute (DSI), Production and Operations Management Society (POMS), Institute for Supply Management (ISM) and Beta Gamma Sigma.

Office Location

COBA 3309A
Phone: 912-478-1495


Curriculum Vitae

Last updated: 8/14/2017

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