Joseph Sarkis has been a faculty member at WPI since July 2013. He previously served as a faculty member at Clark University and the University of Texas at Arlington. His teaching and research interests are in the fields of operations, supply chain management, and sustainability. He is the author or co-author of over 400 publications. His research is widely cited and earned the designation of highly cited researcher in 2016 and 2017 from Thomson-Reuters/Clarivate Analytics. He has also been noted as the most productive researcher in the field of supply chain management from the years 1995-2015. He is the Social Issues and Sustainability Departmental Editor for IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management , Associate Editor of Sustainable Supply Chains for Resources, Conservation and Recycling , and the Editor-in-Chief of IEEE's Engineering Management Review starting in 2017. He is also Co-Editor of the Greening of Industry Networks Springer-Nature Book Series.