Date of Award
Master of Science in Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Department of Operational Sciences
William A. Cunningham, III, PhD
The office designated by the Air Force to be DMSMS subject expert program office is known as the Strategic Alternate Sourcing Program Office (SASPO). Aided by the USAF Program Offices and DMSMS Subject Matter Experts, the SASPO is responsible for sourcing DMSMS resolutions as well as the organizing, training, and equipping of the Program Offices DMSMS Programs. Using quantitative research, this study conducts a survey, with the USAF Program Offices as the unit of analysis, to gain insight as to where the SASPO is doing well and where gaps exist in their program management. The analysis and conclusion identify where the SASPO should focus their attention to proactively manage DMSMS resolutions.
DTIC Accession Number
Portée, David E., "A Survey of the Strategic Alternate Sourcing Program Offices Management of United States Air Force Diminishing Manufacturing Sources and Material Shortages Subject Matter Experts" (2021). Theses and Dissertations. 4986.