Emily Dickey

PhD Candidate

Emily Dickey

PhD Candidate

Emily Dickey joined the KLU as a PhD candidate in September 2020 under the primary and secondary supervision of Prof. Dr. Prisca Brosi and Prof. Dr. Jan Fransoo, respectively. Her research is based jointly at the crossroads of organizational behavior and supply chain management, with particular focus on bridging the two fields by addressing decent work and labor rights in global supply chains.

Emily graduated with a BSc from the University of Tennessee in the United States in 2018, where she studied Supply Chain Management and first began her academic research in sustainable and ethical supply chain practices. Before joining KLU as a PhD candidate, Emily completed a double MSc degree in Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management from both the University of Tennessee and the KLU. She completed her studies with a Master thesis analyzing supply chain transparency initiatives and their impact on consumer perceptions of labor conditions in garment supply chains.
 

Education

Since 2020PhD candidate at Kühne Logistics University, Hamburg, Germany
2020Master of Science in Supply Chain Management, Tri-Continent Supply Chain, University of Tennessee, Haslam College of Business, Knoxville, TN, USA
2020Dual Degree, Kühne Logistics University, Hamburg, Germany
2020Tongji University, Shanghai, China (Partner University)
2018Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, University of Tennessee, Haslam College of Business

 

Professional Experience

2020      Fleet Management Intern, Kimberly-Clark, Knoxville, TN, USA
2019 Graduate Research Assistant, University of Tennessee, Haslam College of Business, Knoxville, TN, USA
2017 - 2018Organizational Analytics Intern, TopSpot Internet Marketing Solutions, Houston, TX, USA