Gilvan "Gil" C. Souza
gsouza [at] indiana [dot] edu (E-mail)
Sustainable Operations and Closed-Loop Supply Chains
- Associate Professor of Operations Management
- PhD, University of North Carolina, 2000
- MBA, Clemson University, 1995
- BS, ITA (Brazil), 1990
- Indiana University, 2009-present, Associate Professor
- University of Maryland, 2006-2009, Associate Professor
- University of Maryland, 2000-2006, Assistant Professor
- Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007, Visiting Associate Professor
- Volkswagen of Brazil, 1991-1994, 1995-1996, Product Development Engineer
Awards, Honors & Certifications
- Wickham Skinner Early Career Research Award, POMS 2004
- 2004 Krowe Teaching Award, for excellence in the MBA program, Smith School, University of Maryland
Operations Management, Supply Chain Management, Closed-Loop Supply Chains, Technology Management, Sustainable Operations, Remanufacturing, Reverse Logistics
Swimming, Reading, Traveling, Brazilian Soccer
Guo, S., G. Aydin, and G. C. Souza (2014), “Dismantle or Remanufacture?” European Journal of Operational Research, 233(3), 580-583.Read Abstract ››
Cattani, Kyle, Gilvan C. Souza, and Shengqi Ye (2014). "Shelf Loathing: Cross Docking at an Online Retailer,"Production and Operations Management, 23(5), 893-906.Read Abstract ››
Atasu, Atalay, and Gilvan C. Souza (2013), “How Does Product Recovery Affect Quality Choice?”Production and Operations Management, 22:4, 991–1010, July–August.
Abbey, James, V. Daniel Guide, Jr., and Gilvan C. Souza (2013), “Delayed Differentiation for Multiple Lifecycle Products.” Production and Operations Management, Vol. 22, No. 3, pp. 588–602.
Wang, W., M. Ferguson, S. Hu, and G. C. Souza (2013). "Dynamic Capacity Investment with Two Competing Technologies," Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, 15(4), 616-629. Read Abstract ››
Souza, Gilvan C., (2012), Sustainable Operations and Closed-Loop Supply Chains, Business Expert Press.
Ferguson, M. and G. Souza (eds.) (2010), Closed-Loop Supply Chains: New Developments to Improve the Sustainability of Business Practices, Boca Ratton, FL: CRC Press.
Ferguson, Mark, V. Daniel Guide, Jr., Eylem Koca, and Gilvan C. Souza (2009), “The Value of Quality Grading in Remanufacturing,” Production and Operations Management, Vol. 18, No. 3, pp. 300-314. Read Abstract ››
Ferguson, Mark, V. Daniel Guide, Jr., and Gilvan C. Souza (2006), “Supply Chain Coordination for False Failure Returns,” Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, Vol. 8, No. 4, pp. 376-393. Read Abstract ››
Guide, V. Daniel, Jr., Gilvan C. Souza, Luk Van Wassenhove, and Joseph D. Blackburn (2006), "Time Value of Commercial Product Returns," Management Science, Vol. 52, No. 8, pp. 1200-1214. Read Abstract ››
Souza, Gilvan C., Barry L. Bayus, and Harvey M. Wagner (2004), "New-Product Strategy and Industry Clockspeed," Management Science, Vol. 50, No. 4, April, pp. 537-549. Read Abstract ››
Blackburn, Joseph, V. Daniel Guide, Jr., Gilvan C. Souza, and Luk Van Wassenhove (2004), "Reverse Supply Chains for Commercial Returns," California Management Review, Vol. 46, No. 2, pp. 6-22. Read Abstract ››
Cattani, Kyle and Givlan C. Souza (2002), "Inventory Rationing and Shipment Flexibility Alternatives for Direct Market Firms," Production and Operations Management, Vol. 11, No. 4, pp. 441-457. Read Abstract ››