Dr Anas IftikharInternational Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Dr. Anas Iftikhar is an International Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Logistics and Supply Chain Management at Lancaster University, United Kingdom. He completed his Ph.D. in Economics, Management, and Quantitative Methods from the University of Salento, Italy in May 2021. During the doctoral program, he held a visiting researcher position at Ghent University (Belgium) and the Cardiff Business School at Cardiff University (UK). He also holds industry experience in the inventory planning and operations management area.
Anas Iftikhar’s research focuses on how supply chain capabilities in disruptive and complex environments improve resilience. In this area, he has published research articles in the leading Operations and SCM academic journals, International Journal of Production Research, Production Planning and Control, Annals of Operations Research, and Journal of Business Research. He has also participated in and presented his research works at the international conferences, European Operations Management Association (EUROMA) annual conference, IFAC Conference on Manufacturing Modelling, Management & Control, and Industrial Engineering Operations Management (IEOM) society.
Research interests include supply chain complexity; supply chain resilience; digital technologies. Methodological interests lie in systematic literature review; meta-analysis; structural equation modeling.
PhD Supervision Interests
Willing to supervise PhD students in supply chain resilience, disruption management, supply chain complexity, and Innovative technologies in SCM areas.
Contemporary Issues in Logistics Management
Participation in conference - Academic
University of Bradford
Visiting an external academic institution
Supply Chain Management: An International Journal (Journal)
Participation in conference -Mixed Audience
Production Planning and Control (Journal)
Journal of Business Research (Journal)
International Journal of Production Research (Journal)
International Journal of Operations and Production Management (Journal)
- Centre for Productivity & Efficiency
- Supply Chain Management