University of South Carolina

Moore School faculty member awarded Fulbright

Dr. Michael Galbreth, an assistant professor of management science at the University of South Carolina’s Moore School of Business, has been awarded a Fulbright Scholarship for 2009 – 10.

Galbreth, an expert in sustainable operations, will spend four months at McGill University in Montreal conducting research for his project, titled “Reducing Waste Profitably: Models to Improve the Collection, Remanufacturing, and Redistribution of Used Products.”

Having joined the Moore School’s faculty in 2006, Galbreth is helping the Moore School develop a new strategic theme in sustainable enterprise and development, building on the school’s established success in the area of international business.

The Fulbright Scholar Program, sponsored by the U. S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, sends 800 U.S. faculty and professionals abroad each year to lecture and conduct research in a variety of fields.

By Office of Media Relations

Posted: 05/25/09 @ 12:00 AM | Updated: 05/26/09 @ 2:10 PM | Permalink