Newcastle University Business School

Operations, Data & Information Systems

Operations, Data and Information Systems

Overview

The Operations, Data and Information Systems research community aims to conduct research that has significant impact in helping organisations achieve excellence through improving operation management, service and product delivery, data management and analytics, and information system.

The group takes a broad multidisciplinary, sociotechnical approach to research.

Key themes

  • big data analytics
  • information system design and implementation
  • food and agricultural supply chains
  • healthcare - transformational change, lean and facilities design
  • manufacturing - lean, planning, layout design, modelling and supply chain management
  • maritime container supply chain management
  • mathematical optimisation - related to planning, timetabling and layout
  • service operations - particularly relating to automotive distribution and healthcare

Members

Subject Group Head

Dr Robert Newbery
Reader in Enterprise and Innovation

Email:
Telephone: 44 (0)191 2081608

Research and Impact Lead

Research and Impact Lead

Research and Impact Lead

Professor Danae Manika
Deputy Director of Res & Acad Group Head

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Research Community Lead

Research Community Lead

Professor Christian Hicks
Professor of Operations Management

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1604

Community Members

T&R Members

Professor Margaret Carol Bell CBE
Science City Professor of Transport and the Environment

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7936

Dr Arijit De
Lecturer in Operations Management

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 1585

Professor Jingxin Dong
Professor of Operations Management and Supply Chain Management; Director of Postgraduate Research Programme

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1692

Dr Graeme Heron
Lecturer in Operations Management

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1739

Professor D John Mangan
Professor of Marine Transport and Logistics

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6719

Dr Adrian Small
Lecturer in Operations Management

Email:
Telephone: +44 0191 2081688

Dr Ying Yang
Senior Lecturer in Operations Management Deputy Head of the MOS Subject Group

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1593

Dr Paulus Aditjandra
Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 2320

PhD Students

  • Ahmed Mohammed Sultan Al Sawafi
  • Fahd Khudier M Alfarsi
  • Nicole El Maalouf
  • Yang Lu
  • Ninara Mirbabayeva
  • Kamran Sarmadi
  • Junwei Sun
  • Yanika Tueanrat

Seminars

Future seminars

TBC - Why and how to write quality research papers - a series of lectures/workshops with Phil Cammish

TBC - Supply chain management: history and impact, with Chris Hicks