WPC Supply Chain Management
Mail Code: 4706
Ph.D., Cranfield University, UK, 2000; MBA, University of Wales, UK, 1996; B.Eng., Ahmadu Bello University, Nigeria, 1986
Innovation management: in organizations, supply chains and networks; Supply chain management: supply chain risks and mitigation strategies, operational flexibility and strategy, global supply chains in less developed countries.
“Risk mitigation Strategies in Supply Chains”
“Manufacturing strategies and innovation”
“Governing mechanism in networks”
Arizona State University: 2005-present. Previous Appointments: Cranfield University
Best Career and Professional Awards; Teaching Awards
Conference Paper award and Best paper in the OB/OT/OD Track, Southern Management Association Conference, Florida 2008; Journal of Operations Management 2007 Best Reviewer Award, Presented at the Academy of Management Conference, Anaheim, California, August 2008; Appointed a UK AIM Scholar, 2004; Director’s prize for the best Ph.D. Thesis/Dissertation, Cranfield School of Management, June 2000
Associate Editor, Journal of Operations Management, 2008-present; Editorial Review Board Member, Journal of Supply Chain Management and Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management; Member, Decision Sciences Institute, 2003-present; Member, Academy of Management; Member, Production and Operations Management; Member, International of Inventories Research; Member, Institute of Learning and Teaching in Higher Education, 2003-present; Chartered Engineer, Nigerian Society of Engineers.
Corporate and Public Sector Leadership
Project Manager, Shell Petroleum Development Company, Nigeria, 1986-1994