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Dr.Sharfuddin Ahmed Khan Academic RankAssistant Professor


  • PhD in Industrial Engineering, University of Quebec – ETS, Montreal, Canada, 2018

Research Interests:

  • Supply Chain Management; Multi- Criteria Decision Making; Performance Evaluation and Improvement;


September 2019 to Present : Assistant Professor, Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management Department, University of Sharjah, Sharjah – UAE. September 2009 to August 2019 : Lecturer, Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management Department, University of Sharjah, Sharjah – UAE.
- Reviews regularly for Computers and Industrial Engineering; International Journal of Industrial and Systems Engineering; Resource Conversation and Recycling; International Journal of Advanced Operations Management (IJAOM); International Journal of Intelligent Enterprise (IJIE); International Journal of Services and Operations Management (IJSOM); International Journal of Electronic Customer Relationship Management (IJECRM); The Journal of Engineering Research (TJER) - Acted as a guest editor for a special issue entitled “Innovative Supply Chain Management” of International Journal of Intelligent Enterprises, Volume 3, No.1 2015.
Professional Engineers Pakistan, Member since 2004. Senior Member, IISE, Since 2013
- Productivity Improvement Using DMAIC in Liberty Caravan Company - Implementation of DMAIC in a Refrigerator Manufacturing company - Shipping Loading and Unloading Process Improvement - Process Improvement Using DMAIC: A case in ELTETE Company - Designing Reverse Logistics Supply Selection at BEEAH. An TOPSIS Approach - Supplier Selection Process at Torque. An AHP Approach - An integrated AHP-QFD approach in Reverse Logistics Service Provider. (Won 1st Prize in 3rd UAE Undergraduate Student Research Project Competition). - Integrating QFD and TOPSSIS to Select Reverse Logistics Service Provider. - Implementation of Lean Systems in A Furniture Company. - Implementation of Continuous Process Improvement Tools in Al- Futaim Group. - Improving Procurement Department Efficiency at Dubai Airports. - Implementation of Inventory Management Systems at VS Furniture.
Outstanding PhD Student Award, IEOM Society, 2015
Treat all students equally Link theoretical knowledge with practical problems Engage students in class discussion Update lectures by adding new case studies and materials
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