Prof. Graham Heaslip
Head of School of Engineering, Galway Mayo Institute of Technology
Graham is Professor of Logistics and Head of the School of Engineering at Galway Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT), Ireland. Graham is a visiting professor at Hanken School of Economics in Finland and at UNSW in Australia. Graham’s work in the field of logistics and supply chain management has gained international recognition and has been recognised by Emerald Literati Network Awards for Excellence. In addition to leading a number of on-going research projects in logistics and supply chain management, Graham is active as an advisor to many organisations in the fields of logistics and supply chain management. Graham was awarded the James Cooper Memorial Cup for best PhD in Logistics and Supply Chain Management by the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport. Prior to entering academia Graham spent fourteen years working in the Irish Defence Forces both at home and abroad in a variety of logistical appointments, as well as spending time seconded to Humanitarian agencies in a logistical capacity. Graham’s research interests are broadly in the intersections between global logistics/supply chain management, humanitarian logistics and organisational management development. Graham is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport.