Joseph R Huscroft

Associate Professor/Chairperson

Joseph R Huscroft
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College of Business & Economics

Marketing and Supply Chain Managmt

B.S.Behavioral Sciences / United States Air Force Academy
MPAPublic Administration/Personnel Management / Troy State University
M.S.Logistics Management / Air Force Institute of Technology
Ph.D.Management / Auburn University


Joseph R. Huscroft (Ph.D. Auburn University) is an Associate Professor of Supply Chain Management and the Chair for the Marketing, Transportation and Supply Chain Department at North Carolina A&T State University. He received his Ph.D. at Auburn University and previously taught at the Air Force Institute of Technology. His research has focused on reverse logistics, sustainability, innovation, and human capital development.

Research Interests

Reverse Logistics, Supply Chain Sustainability, Green Logistics, Human Capital Management, Transportation, Behavioral Operations

Recent Publications

  • Joseph Skipper, Joseph Huscroft, Jr., Mattioda Daniel, Hall Dian (2008). (Facilitating Flexibility in Supply Chain Organizations: The Confounding Effect of Information). (3) 42, pp. 11-20. Logistics Spectrum.
  • Dianne Hall, Joseph Huscroft, Jr., Benjamin Hazen, Joe Hanna (2013). (Reverse logistics goals, metrics, and challenges: perspectives from industry). (9) 43, pp. 768–785. International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management.
  • Joseph R. Huscroft, Benjamin T. Hazen, Dianne J. Hall, Joseph B. Skipper, Joe B. Hanna (2013). (Reverse logistics: past research, current management issues, and future directions). (3) 24, pp. 304–327. The International Journal of Logistics Management.
  • Joseph Huscroft, Jr., Benjamin Hazen, Dianne Hall, Joe Hanna (2013). (Task-technology fit for reverse logistics performance). (2) 24, pp. 230–246. The International Journal of Logistics Management.
  • Benjamin T. Hazen, Joseph Huscroft, Jr., Dianne J. Hall, Fred K. Weigel, Joe B. Hanna (2014). (Reverse logistics information system success and the effect of motivation). (3) 44, pp. 201–220. International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management.
  • Benjamin Hazen, Robert Overstreet, Joseph Huscroft, Jr., Dianne Hall, Joe Hanna (2015). (Antecedents to and outcomes of reverse logistics metrics). 46, pp. 160–170. Industrial Marketing Management.
  • Joshua Strakos, Jose Quintanilla, Joseph Huscroft, Jr. (2016). (Department of Defense energy policy and research: A framework to support strategy). 92, pp. 83–91. Energy Policy.
  • Andrew Cooper, Joseph Huscroft, Jr., Robert Overstreet, Benjamin Hazen (2016). (Knowledge management for logistics service providers: the role of learning culture). (3) 116, pp. 584–602. Industrial Management & Data Systems.
  • Robert Vandawaker, David Jacques, Erin Ryan, Joseph Huscroft, Jr., Jason Freels (2017). (Health monitoring impact on non-repairable component supply methods). (1) 23, pp. 82-94. Journal of Quality in Maintenance Engineering.