The Centre for Logistics, Procurement & Supply Chain Management
Professor Michael Bourlakis, Director of Research & Director of the Centre for Logistics, Procurement & Supply Chain Management
The Centre for Logistics, Procurement and Supply Chain Management has an excellent, world-wide reputation, providing highly regarded advanced teaching and research.
We offer a variety of programmes such as our full-time and part-time MSc programme, a part-time MSc Level 7 Senior Leaders Master’s Degree Apprenticeship, executive short courses as well as our customised executive programmes.
Our research interests are in the areas of agile and lean supply chains, procurement, interorganisational relationships, supply chain strategy, decision support systems, information systems, sustainability and circular economy, food and retail supply chains, simulation and modelling, and manufacturing supply chain.
Our academic colleagues are actively publishing in top ranked logistics and supply chain management journals and are members of numerous editorial boards. They are also developing international thought leadership profiles in their particular fields. We are very successful generating income and run many projects funded by leading research and industry bodies which create significant impact on various stakeholders