Data sources to examine sustainable supply chain management from a strategy point of view three separate but connected studies form the core of this dissertation chapter two of this dissertation proposes a framework of seven market-oriented sustainability strategies by objectively analyzing sustainability reports of. A conceptual framework and best practices for designing and improving construction supply chains diego vinicius souza de souza phd thesis 2015. Proposal for improvements in supply chain management at fmc kongsberg subsea – with focus on customer-supplier relationships master thesis in industrial and information management by sylvia m løver agder university college grimstad, may 2006 1. Abstract this dissertation is about supply chain management some authors have used the term to describe a strategic, inter-organisation issue, others authors to discuss an alternative organisational form to vertical integration much of the operations management literature uses the phrase to describe the planning and. The thesis project is a central part of the master's degree and a major component of the scm experience that spans the full length of the program these projects allow us to work with world-class organizations on innovative and challenging supply chain problems and produce results that can have. The following are guidelines for writing a bachelor's or masters's thesis at the department of supply chain management and management science these guidelines have been prepared to help you in setting up and structuring your thesis they particularly intend to point out minimal formal requirements.
Master theses we welcome students to engage in state-of-the-art research projects find research opportunities below do you like to suggest a topic of your own you are cordially welcome to contact us please provide all application documents in english language please note: since we have a high load of ongoing. The views expressed in this thesis are those of the author and do not reflect the official policy or position of the united states air force, department of defense, or the united states government page 3 afit-lscm-ens-12-16 the effect of supply chain management processes on. The studies leading to a phd degree require four years of full-time study, of which approximately one year consists of course work the thesis project constitutes the remaining part of the degree and is carried out under active supervision the supply chain management and social responsibility programme is delivered by.
The eth mba scm program culminates with a master's thesis for this last assignment, each student takes this opportunity to apply what they have learned to a real-life problem with the support of a faculty advisor, mba candidates select a project of strategic interest to their own companies the time invested in the. Therefore a researcher must have clear idea of the problem he/she wants to address following is the list of different research/thesis topics to help the students understand the various types of research topics in the field of supply chain management supply chain management research/thesis topics.
Thesis work at the production and supply chain management group is an intensive study of a scientific topic you can work with theory and methods, often in close collaboration with partners from industry the thesis is usually based on quantitative models and is written in english or german the topic of the thesis should. Elective(s) msc scm (10 ec) logistics and supply chain operations (5 ec) master's thesis scm (20 ec) process improvement and change (5 ec) research methods for scm (5 ec) service operations, purchasing: selection of one of these two courses is compulsory, remaining course can be selected as an elective.
This thesis investigates some important problems in the supply chain management (scm) for the process industry to fill the gap in the literature work, covering production planning and scheduling, production, distribution planning under uncertainty, multiobjective supply chain optimisation and water resources management. There are many researches, books, strategies and concepts related to scm because this truly can change a whole company's performance the objective of the thesis is to examine the challenges of scm that companies of automotive industry face in brazil the study was handled under inductive research.