Dr. Akshit Singh is a Lecturer in Operations Management at University of Liverpool Management School. Prior to this, he was Lecturer in Management Sciences at Alliance Manchester Business School, The University of Manchester. At Manchester, he also worked as a Theme 2 (Resilient Supply Chains) Lead pertinent to N8AgriFood Project, which involves eight Russell Group Universities of Northern England for improving sustainability of food supply chains from farm to fork.
He obtained his PhD from University of East Anglia, Norwich, which was funded by an Innovate UK project worth £2.7m. In his PhD, he successfully developed a decision support system for waste minimisation of Sainsbury’s beef supply chain. During his PhD, he also worked as a research assistant on various projects funded by HEA, DEFRA, HCC Wales and developed decision support systems. His research outputs have been published in renowned journals like Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, International Journal of Production Economics, Annals of Operations Research, International Journal of Production Research, Production Planning & Control. He is Associate Fellow of Higher Education Academy.
Akshit also serve as a reviewer for various internationally excellent (ABS 3*) journals like Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, Annals of Operations Research, Production Planning & Control, Information & Management, Industrial Management & Data Systems.