Ali Esfahbodi

PhD Candidate Details


Name: Ali Esfahbodi

Job Title: Doctoral Researcher (Management)

Contact Information:

DMuirhead Tower
The University of Birmingham
B15 2TT



  • MSc. Engineering Management, The University of Birmingham, UK.
  • BSc. Mechanical Engineering, IAU Science and Research Tehran, IRAN.

Research Group

  • Procurement and Operations Management Group (POM)

Research interests

  • Technology Management and Sustainable Development
  • Sustainable Supply Chain Management
  • Sustainable Industrial Systems and Industrial Sustainability


  • Esfahbodi, A., Zhang, Y., and Watson, G (2012), “Sustainable Supply Chains: An Empirical Study of Critical Success Factors and Performance Implications” China-USA Business Review. (under review)
  • Esfahbodi, A., and Zhang, Y. (2012), “The Implementation of Sustainable Supply Chain Management (SSCM): An Exploratory Study on the Essential Factors and Performance Implications” , 16th Cambridge International Manufacturing Symposium.
  • Pourmirza, M., Esfahbodi, A., and Sadeghpour A. (2011), “Investigation of sustainable design in commercial building in Tehran” , Emerging Trends in Energy Conservation – ETEC International conference, Tehran, Iran.