Dr. Christopher Rajkumar
Assistant Dean (Academics) and Associate Professor of Operations Management
Dr. Christopher Rajkumar was till recently an assistant professor at the Department of Entrepreneurship and Relationship Management, University of Southern Denmark, Kolding. His Ph.D. is in the area of Business Economics at the University of Southern Denmark, Kolding. His research primarily focuses on the area of Supply Chain Management; research interests are within sourcing, outsourcing, innovation, sourcing innovation, supply chain innovation, and supplier relationship management. His dissertation “Towards the theory of sourcing innovation: conceptualization, antecedents, and performance implications” explored the strategic role of the sourcing function in creating innovative products, processes and/or services. His research was affiliated with the research program ‘Reduced Cost of Energy (ReCoE)’ at the Department of Entrepreneurship and Relationship Management, University of Southern Denmark. The program is funded by SDU2020. He is also working on research concerning sales and operation planning, Industry 4.0 as well as offshoring and reshoring of production.