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We already share a common purpose if you have a practical background in business analytics and supply chain management. As an experienced industrial engineer and operations manager with a Ph.D. in Operations Management and system engineering, my research focuses on developing practical IT-based solutions to enhance business capabilities. With over 80 publications in esteemed journals, I welcome those whose interests align with my work and aspire to expand their own capabilities. Feel free to connect with me at, and together, we can make a meaningful impact on businesses and supply chains alike.

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Research biography

I am an experienced industrial engineer and operations manager with a comprehensive education profile. I earned my Ph.D. in Operations Management from the Polytechnic University of Tehran and completed my M.S. and B.S. in Industrial Engineering.

After my Ph.D., I worked as an operations manager and consultant in different reputable industries, leading many industry projects for operations improvement, including a wide scope of supply chains, such as mining, oil, and automotive industries.

Between 2020 and 2021, I used to be a visiting professor at Utrecht University in the Netherlands and worked in the areas of transportation management through social media analytics.

I have conducted a handful of practical research at the intersection of information technology and supply chain management. My research focuses on developing IT-based practical problem-solving methods to enhance organizations. These research projects have been published in highly reputable journals (more than 80 papers), such as Annals of Operations Research, Industrial Management & Data Systems, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, and the Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy, Industrial Engineering, Amirkabir University of Technology


Master of Science, Industrial and Systems Engineering, Amirkabir University of Technology


Bachelor of Science, Industrial Engineering-Planning and System Analysis, Amirkabir University of Technology


Research Interests

  • Supply Chain Management
  • Business Analytics
  • Operations Management
  • Machine Learning and Deep Learning


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