PhD and DBA Supervision 


PhD and DBA 

The OIM Department looks to recruit PhD and DBA students in all areas that it teaches and researches. We provide research supervision for MPhil, PhD and DBA students. Topics include, but are not limited, to the following:

  • Advanced service development for manufacturing 
  • Circular, green and sustainable economy 
  • Carbon reduction and energy reduction
  • Sustainable operations, pathways to net zero and waste management
  • Internet-of-things and industry 4.0 
  • Crises and disaster management
  • Humanitarian logistics
  • Applied Operational Research
  • Productivity, efficiency analysis
  • Optimisation
  • Time series forecasting
  • Data analytics for HE, governance, healthcare, operations and supply chains
  • Machine learning in business analytics
  • Cybersecurity
  • IT and IS adoption, digital transformation and artificial intelligence in business
  • Gamification and serious games 
  • Social media and web analytics

If you are interested in PhD study please contact the Research Convenor Victoria Uren