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Seyoum Eshetu Birkie

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Associate Professor




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About me

Seyoum Eshetu Birkie is an associate professor in Operative Industrial Production Control. He conducts research in the area of operations: planning and control, risk management  in light of sustainable and resilient production systems.

Seyoum has published several articles in international peer reviewed journals including International Journal of Operations and Production Management, Production Planning & Control, Supply Chain Management-An International Journal. Seyoum has also contributed chapters to edited books. See here for more details.

Seyoum's current research include:

  • Investigation of relationship of production management systems such as lean with sustainability efforts in light of performance measures at operational and supply chain levels
  • Analysis of disruption risk propagation


Degree Project in Industrial Technology and Sustainability, First Cycle (ML150X), teacher | Course web

Degree Project in Sustainable Production Development, Second Cycle (ML230X), teacher, course responsible | Course web

Degree Project in Technology and Learning, Second Cycle (LT200X), teacher | Course web

Digitalisation for Sustainable Production (ML2303), teacher | Course web

Modelling, Simulation and Optimization of Sustainable Production (ML2302), teacher | Course web

Production Management and Development (ML2301), teacher | Course web

Sustainable Development in Industry (ML2304), examiner | Course web

Sustainable Production (ML2300), examiner, course responsible | Course web

Theory of Science and Research Methodology in Sustainable Production Development (ML2307), examiner | Course web