Hamid Jafari

Assistant Professor logistics

Supply Chain and Operations Management , School of Engineering

Ph.D.


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Research and Teaching

Hamid’s research interests include Omni-Channel Retail, e-Commerce, Sustainability, and Supply Chain Management.

He is currently affiliated with the Department of Supply Chain and Operations Management at Jönköping University, where he has worked as a Program Manager with developing the first international bachelor’s program at the School of Engineering; namely, Industrial Engineering and Management – Sustainable Supply Chain Management.

Since 2009, Hamid has been involved in supervising theses, as well as developing and teaching in courses at undergraduate and graduate levels on:

  • Retailing
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Industrial (Business-to-Business) Marketing

His courses have constantly received high evaluations from the students, for which he was awarded the pedagogical prize for the Lecturer of the Year by the students at Jönköping International Business School in 2011/2012 and at the School of Engineering in 2017/2018.

In his research, Hamid has applied various methods including qualitative case studies and netnography, as well as survey-based structural equation modeling (SEM) and clustering. He has been affiliated with The Center for Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS), and The Media Management and Transformation Center (MMTC) in several research projects including:

Biography

Born in 1983 in Tehran, Iran, Hamid is an Assistant Professor (Senior Lecturer) of Logistics and Supply Chain Management, and holds a Ph.D. in Business Administration from Jönköping International Business School, Jönköping University.

Hamid earned an M.Sc. degree in Production Engineering and Management from Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) in Stockholm. His thesis, “Innovation Management: Technology Strategies for Sustainable Vehicle Development”, was carried out under a project at Knowledge Integration and Innovation in Transnational Enterprise (KITE) Research Group at Linköping University.

He obtained his B.Sc. degree in Industrial Engineering with specialization in Systems Analysis and Planning from K.N. Toosi University of Technology in Tehran. During his thesis work he worked on “Measuring and Predicting Customer Lifetime Value in Customer Loyalty Analysis” in a case study on an e-Tailer. During that period he was also involved in some Quality Management projects in the automotive industry.

Article

Engelseth, P., Jafari, H. (2018). Marketing Complex Product Designs in the Contemporary Value Chain International journal of value chain management, 9(4), 311-329. More information
Soleimani, H., Govindan, K., Saghafi, H., Jafari, H. (2017). Fuzzy Multi-Objective Sustainable and Green Closed-Loop Supply Chain Network Design Computers & industrial engineering, 109, 191-203. More information
Jafari, H., Nyberg, A., Hilletofth, P. (2016). Postponement and logistics flexibility in retailing: A multiple case study from Sweden Industrial management + data systems, 116(3), 445-465. More information
Jafari, H., Nyberg, A., Osnes, T., Schmitz, A. (2015). Customization in bicycle retailing Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services, 23, 77-90. More information
Pazirandeh, A., Jafari, H. (2013). Making Sense of Green Logistics International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management, 62(8), 889-904. More information
Jafari, H., Magnusson, T. (2008). Corporate Social Responsibility and Knowledge Management Implications in Sustainable Vehicle Innovation and Development Communications of the IBIMA, 6(2), 8-14. More information

Article, review/survey

Sandberg, E., Jafari, H. (2018). Retail supply chain responsiveness: Towards a retail-specific framework and a future research agenda. More information
Jafari, H. (2015). Logistics flexibility: A systematic review. More information

Book chapter

Jafari, H., Nyberg, A., Hertz, S. (2012). Postponement in Retail Supply Chain Management: A Systematic Literature Review. In: J. Hagberg, U. Holmberg, M. Sundström & L. Walter (Ed.), Nordic Retailing Research - Emerging Diversity (pp. 173 -194). Gothenburg: Bokförlaget BAS More information

Conference paper

Jafari, H. (2018). E-Commerce Logistics - Contemporary Literature. 2018 IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management, IEEM 2018, Bangkok, Thailand, 16 - 19 December 2018. More information
Jafari, H., Ots, M. (2016). Omni-Channel Innovation in Grocery Retailing: The Drivers of Mobile Shopping. The 5th Nordic Retail and Wholesale Conference (NRWC), 8-10 November, Aarhus University, Denmark. More information
Jafari, H., Ots, M. (2016). The Road to Omni-Channel – The Drivers of Shopping Apps in Grocery Retailing. Toulouse Colloquium on European Research in Retailing, Toulouse, June 2-4, 2016. More information
Sandberg, E., Jafari, H. (2016). Retail supply chain responsiveness: A systematic literature review and future research agenda. Turku: Nordic Logistics Research Network, The 28th Annual Nordic Logistics Research Network (NOFOMA) Conference, Turku, 4-6 June, 2016.. More information
Sandberg, E., Jafari, H. (2016). A systematic review of retail supply chain responsiveness. The 5th Nordic Retail and Wholesale Conference, Aarhus, Denmark, 8-9 November, 2016.. More information
Jafari, H. (2014). An Analysis of Logistics Flexibility Research. The 26th NOFOMA Conference, 11-13 June 2014,Copenhagen Business School, Frederiksberg, Denmark. More information
Jafari, H., Hartmann, B., Ots, M. (2014). Mobile Media and In-Store Shopping Experiences: Profiling App Usage in Food Retailing. Stockholm: Stockholm school of economics, Babson Shopper Marketing & Pricing Conference, May 8-10, 2014, Stockholm school of economics. More information
Hartmann, B., Jafari, H., Ots, M. (2014). The Mediatisation of Shopping: A Conceptual Framework for Understanding and Studying How Shoppers Use Apps in Retail Environments. Nordic Retail and Wholesale Conference (NRWC), November 5th – 6th, Stockholm, Sweden.. More information
Jafari, H., Paulraj, A. (2013). Logistics Flexibility in Swedish Retailing. Philadelphia 20th International Conference on Recent Advances in Retailing and Services Science, July 7-10, 2013 Philadelphia. More information
Engelseth, P., Jafari, H. (2013). Rethinking Supply “Postponement” and “Speculation”. The 20th EurOMA Conference, Dublin, Ireland, June 09-12. More information
Del Javan, A., Jafari, H. (2013). Exploring Servitization In Manufacturing: A Multiple Case Study. 25th NOFOMA Conference - Gothenburg. More information
Jafari, H., Hartmann, B., Johansson, A., Nyberg, A. (2013). How Showrooming Is Constituted: Preliminary Findings From A Multi-Method Study. 25th NOFOMA Conference - Gothenburg. More information
Jafari, H., Nyberg, A., Osnes, T., Schmitz, A. (2012). Customization in Bicycle Retailing. The 3rd Nordic Retail and Wholesale Conference, November 7-8, 2012, Lund. More information
Engelseth, P., Jafari, H. (2012). Timing-configuration of Value Network Flows. Rome: IMP Group, 28th IMP Conference, 13-15 September, Rome Italy. More information
Jafari, H., Nyberg, A., Hertz, S. (2012). Application of Postponement in Retailing - Connections to Logistics Flexibility. Vienna 19th International Conference on Retailing and Consumer Services Science. More information
Jafari, H., Nyberg, A., Hertz, S. (2011). Recapturing the Trends in the Application of Postponement in Retail Supply Chain Management. 8th CEMS Research Seminar on Supply Chain Management, January 26-30 2011, Riezlern, Austria. More information
Jafari, H., Nyberg, A., Hertz, S. (2011). Application of Postponement in Retailing: A Cross-Case Analysis of Major European Retailers. The 23rd NOFOMA conference, Harstad, Norway, June 9-10, 2011. More information
Jafari, H., Nyberg, A., Hertz, S. (2010). Adjusting Classic Marketing Lenses on Retail Supply Chain Management: Revisiting Postponement and Speculation. The Nordic Retail and Wholesale Conference, Göteborg, 10-11 November, 2010. More information
Jafari, H., Nyberg, A., Hertz, S., Fridriksson, H. (2010). Postponement in Retailing? Seeking a Connection. The 22nd NOFOMA Conference, 10-12 June, 2010, Kolding, Denmark. More information
Jafari, H. (2009). Innovation Trends in Retailing. The 21st NOFOMA Conference. More information
Jafari, H., Aghaie, A. (2007). Application of Knowledge Management in CustomerLifetime Value and Loyalty Management. The 21st NOFOMA Conference. More information
Jafari, H., Aghaie, A. (2006). Online Customer Segmentation Based on Lifetime Value. The 6th International Business Information Management Association (IBIMA) Conference, 19-21 June 2006, Bonn, Germany.. More information

Doctoral thesis

Jafari, H. (2014). Postponement and Logistics Flexibility in Retailing (Doctoral thesis, Jönköping: Jönköping University, Jönköping International Business School). More information

Other publications

Jafari, H., Paulraj, A. . Postponement, Logistics Flexibility, and Firm Performance: An Empirical Analysis of Swedish Retailing Firms. More information
Jafari, H., Paulraj, A. . An Empirical Taxonomy of Logistics Configurations in Retailing: The Role of Postponement and Logistics Flexibility. More information

Report

Berndt, A., Holmberg, U., Jafari, H., Hartmann, B., Ots, M. (2017). Mobilapplikationer inom dagligvaruhandeln: Konsumtionens medialisering genom nya digitala tjänster. Stockholm: Handelsrådet More information
Jafari, H., Nyberg, A., Hertz, S., Borgström, B. (2012). Increased Flexibility in Retail Supply Chains through Postponement. Jönköping: Jönköping international business school More information

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