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Qualifications

AFHEA (Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy)
Msc. International Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Glamorgan University, 2012.
Bsc Management Information Systems, Covenant University, 2009.
Microsoft Certified IT Professional Server 2008 (Enterprise Administrator)

Experience

Grading undergraduate students presentation
Marking/Grading both undergraduate and Post graduate students course work
Anonymous reviewer of journal articles
Tutor in Strategic Operations Management for Msc and MBA students.

Responsibilities

Strategic Operations Management Module Tutor

Publications

JOURNAL ARTICLES:
Afoyolan, A., Plant, E., White, G.R.T., Jones, W.P., Beynon-Davies, P. (2015) Information Technology Usage in SMEs in a Developing Economy. Strategic Change, Special Issue ‘Strategic Impact of the Deployment of Information Technology’.

Books:
White, G.R.T., Afolayan, A., Plant, E. (2014) ‘Challenges to the Adoption of E-Commerce Technology for Supply Chain Management in a Developing Economy: a focus on Nigerian SMEs’. In, Lacka, E., Chan, H.K., Yip, N. ‘E-Commerce Platform Acceptance: suppliers, retailers and consumers’. Springer: UK.

Conference Papers:
Afolayan, A., White, G.R.T, and Mason‐Jones, R. (2016) “Why Knowledge Acquisition is Important to effective Supply Chain Management: The Role of Supply Chain Managers as Knowledge Acquisitors”, BAM Conference, Newcastle.

Memberships

Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (Student Member)
Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (Student Member)

Research

Investigating Knowledge Acquisition activities of Supply Chain Managers.

Research Interest revoles around Information Technology (IT), Small and Medium Enterprised (SMEs), Knowledge Management and Knowledge Acquisition.

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