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Dr Roberto Chavez Clavijo

Senior Lecturer, Supply Chain Management


Roberto is a senior lecturer in Operations Management at Swinburne University of Technology. He received his PhD in Supply Chain Management from University College Dublin, Ireland and moved to his Postdoc at ESADE Business School, Spain. His research interests focus on Sustainable Supply Chain Management, Digital Technologies, Lean Manufacturing and Strategic Orientations. His work has been published in journals including International Journal of Operations & Production Management, International Journal of Production Economics, International Journal of Production Research, Supply Chain Management: An International Journal, Production Planning and Control, Business Strategy and the Environment, Decision Support Systems, Transportation Research Part E, and the British Journal of Management. Roberto was appointed visiting professor of Supply Chain Management in 2016 by Henan University, China, and, prior to joining Swinburne, Roberto held roles at University College Dublin in its Asia programs (2009-2019) and Universidad Diego Portales in Chile (2013-2019). His commitment to teaching was rewarded in his receipt of various teaching awards.

Research interests

Lean manufacturing; Sustainable supply chain management; Industry 4.0

PhD candidate and honours supervision

Higher degrees by research

Accredited to supervise Masters & Doctoral students as Co-Supervisor.

Fields of Research

  • Business Ethics - 500102
  • Manufacturing Management - 401407
  • Supply Chains - 350909
  • Logistics - 350903

Teaching areas

Operations management;Supply chain management;Transportation;Logistics


Also published as: Chavez Clavijo, Roberto; Chavez Clavijo, R.; Chavez, R.; Chavez, Roberto; Chavez, Roberto C.; Chávez, R.; Chávez, Roberto; Chávez, Roberto C.
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Recent research grants awarded

  • 2023: Web-based visualisation of city logistics: An analysis of microhubs impact and potential *; iMOVECRC

* Chief Investigator

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