Dr MEQDADI Osama

Assistant Professor

Department : Supply Chain Management and Information Systems

Nationalities :

Teaching

  • Supply Chain Management
  • Sustainable Supply Chain Management
  • Business to Business Marketing
  • Sustainability Strategies
  • Customer-Supplier Relationship
  • Green & Social Purchasing
  • Industrial Marketing & Purchasing
  • Lean Manufacturing

Qualifications

PhD in Supply Chain Management, Audencia Nantes School of Management, France (2011 – July 2015)
MSc in Management of Production, Chalmers University of Technology, Göteborg – Sweden (2002 – 2004)
B.Sc. in Industrial Engineering, University of Jordan, Amman – Jordan (1991 – 1996)

WORK EXPERIENCE

Academic

  • Lecturer, Rennes School of Business, Supply Chain Management & Information Systems Academic Area, Rennes School of Business (August 2015 – Present)
  • Research Assistant at Audencia Nantes School of Management, Audencia Nantes School of Management, France (November 2010 – December 2014)
  • Production Engineer, Future Pipe Industries, Muscat – Oman (2005 – August 2010)
  • Management Representative for Quality, International Plastic Co. Ltd, Amman – Jordan (1996 – 2002)

Intellectual Contributions

Refereed Articles Discipline-Based Scholarship

The Role of Power and Trust in Spreading Sustainability Initiatives across Supply Networks: a Case Study in the Bio-Chemical Industry

Authors:Meqdadi, O., and Johnsen, T Published in:Industrial Marketing Management

The Role of SME Suppliers in Implementing Sustainability. Piccola Impresa/Small Business

Authors:Meqdadi, O., Johnsen, T., and Johnsen, R. Published in:Piccola Impresa/Small Business Date:2012

Book Review: Proactive Purchasing in the Supply Chain–The Key to World-Class Procurement

Authors:Meqdadi O Published in:Journal of Purchasing & Supply Management Date:2013

Refereed Proceedings-Discipline-Based Scholarship

Influencing Factors for Sustainability Implementation in Supply Networks: Monitoring and Mentoring Approaches.

Authors:Meqdadi, Osama, Thomas Johnsen, and Rhona Johnsen Published in:25th IPSERA Conference, Dortmound, Germany Date:2016

Spreading Sustainability in Supply Networks through Monitoring and Mentoring Strategies: Exploiting Power or Building Trust?

Authors:Meqdadi, O., Johnsen, T., and Johnsen R Published in:IPSERA 2015 Date:2015

Spreading Sustainability Initiatives across Supply Networks: a Case Study of Bio-Chemical Industry.

Authors:Meqdadi, O., Johnsen, T., and Johnsen R. Published in:IMP 2014 Conference Date:2014

Strategies for Spreading Sustainability in Supply Networks: Initial Findings from Multiple Case Studies.

Authors:Meqdadi, O., Johnsen, T., and Johnsen R Published in:IPSERA 2014 Date:2014

The Role of SME Suppliers in Implementing Sustainability

Authors:Meqdadi, O., Johnsen, T., and Johnsen R Published in:IPSERA 2012 – Naples, Italy Date:2012

Improving sustainability performance in the supply chain: drivers and barriers to engaging SME suppliers.

Authors:Meqdadi, O., Johnsen, T., Johnsen R., Sauvage, T. and Miemczyk, J Published in:EurOMA 2011 Date:2011

Partnership for Developing Sustainable Products: a Case Study in the Chemical Industry.

Authors:Meqdadi, O. Published in:CSR Research Seminar, Nantes – France. Date:2014

Enhancing sustainability in supply chains: an SME perspective.

Authors:Meqdadi, O Published in:Presentation for IPSERA 2013 Doctoral Workshop Date:2013

Engaging SME suppliers in sustainability initiatives

Authors:Meqdadi, O Published in:FUSIONCO2 Project, Audencia Nantes – School of Management Date:2012

Developing ecological performance in the supply chain: an investigation of customer – SME supplier relationships in France.

Authors:Meqdadi, O Published in:Presentation for ELA Doctoral Workshop, Zurich – Switzerland. Date:2011