Vinod Lall, Professor in the School of Business, was recently appointed to the APICS CSCP program subcommittee. APICS, The Association for Operations Management is the global leader and the premier source of the body of knowledge in operations management, including production, inventory, supply chain, purchasing and logistics. The Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) program is the most widely recognized educational program for operations and supply chain professionals around the globe. Lall received his CSCP designation when it was launched in 2006.

The subcommittee has two members each from academia, consulting and industry. The others members are from DuPont, M.C. Dean, Ohio State University, Solomex and Sustainable Insights. The members volunteer their time and meet two to four times per year to develop and manage the CSCP Body of Knowledge (BOK).