Loyola University Chicago

Quinlan School of Business

Faculty and Staff

Vincent Donnelly

Title/s:  Adjunct Instructor



Professor Donnelly teaches the Introduction to Operations Management course here at Loyola’s Quinlan School of Business.  As a retired Supply Chain professional (25+ years in management at UPS), he integrates real world experiences with the tools and methods of operations management in his classroom.  Professor Donnelly also continues to work as a consultant in industry and applies new insights to his curriculum.


  • MBA, Quinlan School of Business, Loyola University Chicago, 1995
  • STL, Sacramental Theology, Pontifical Athenaeum of St, Anselm, Rome, Italy, 1985
  • STB, Theology, Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome, Italy, 1983
  • BA, Communications, Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ, 1980

Academic Positions

  • Adjunct Instructor, Department of Information Systems and Supply Chain Management, Quinlan School of Business, Loyola University Chicago, 2015-present

Professional Employment

  • UPS (United Parcel Service), Management, 1989 - 2015
  • Roman Catholic Diocese of Paterson, Paterson, NJ, 1984 – 1989

Research Interests

  • Small Package Transportation Market in the Global Economy
  • Customer Profitability Management
  • Revenue Management
  • eCommerce
  • Social Justice in the Supply Chain
  • Management of the Catholic Church in the United States

Professional & Community Affiliations

  • Loyola Supply Chain Center
  • World Community of Christian Meditation
  • Saint John of the Cross Parish, Western Springs, IL

Courses Taught

  • Operations Management (SCM 332
  • Management of Service Operations (SCMG 383)
  • Business Statistics (ISSCM 241)


  • UPS Chairman’s Gold Eagle Award, 1995
  • Eagle Scout, BSA, 1976