Professor of logistics in forest value chains, SLU - Umeå, Sweden

The research area is logistics in forest value chains, with the raw material producer in focus. Examples of important sub-areas are, but not limited to, supply chain design, production planning (forest operations planning), transports, inventory management and information technology.

Duties

The professor shall, within the subject area:

  • develop and lead internationally recognized and successful research activities
  • develop and lead education at all levels, including doctoral education
  • supervise PhD students
  • collaborate with other researchers within and outside SLU
  • develop and maintain regional, national and international networks within the research community, industries/businesses and society at large
  • communicate research and its results
  • actively seek external research funding at the regional, national and international levels
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