Ms Dimitra Kalaitzi

Doctoral Researcher

Dimitra Kalaitzi


  • Doctoral researcher in the department of Engineering Systems and Management
  • Purpose is to explore the implications of resource scarcity on supply chains as well as exploring the possible mitigation strategies and their potential impact.
  • Supervisor: Dr. Aristides Matopoulos
  • Associate Supervisor: Dr. Peter Hedges

Prior to current position:

In my bachelor degree I was awarded class valedictorian and I honoured with scholarships for 4 successive years.  From this stage I was really keen on supply chain and logistics field so I did my master degree in Logistics and Supply Chain Management  at Cranfield University.  During my degree, I completed my thesis with Metafour UK Ltd, a leading software provider. 

Qualifications and Education

  • BSc with First Class Honours in Technology Management , University of Macedonia, 2010
  • Msc  in Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Cranfield University, 2011


  • 2010:  Internship, National Bank of Greece, Thessaloniki. 
Research Activity
  • Supply Chain Sustainability
  • Natural Resource Scarcity and Supply Chain
  • Supply Chain Risk Management
  • Information Technology in supply chains