Dr Haiyan Lu

Dr Haiyan Lu

Lecturer in International Supply Chain Management

Plymouth Business School (Faculty of Business)


Haiyan received her Ph.D. degree in Logistics and Operations Management from Cardiff Business School, UK in 2018. Her research was to investigate sustainable supply chain management from a social network perspective, which has been awarded for the James Cooper Cup Logistics Dissertation by the CILT in 2018. 

Teaching interests

Commitments in teaching:
  • International Logistics and Supply Chain Operations (BSc)
  • Logistics, Supply Chains, Systems and Methods (MSc)
  • International Trade Operations and Strategy (BSc)
  • Projects supervisions for undergraduate and MSc students¬†
  • PhD supervisions

Research interests

Main research interests:
  • Sustainability practices in operations and SCM
  • Food supply chains
  • Social networks and network researches in global logistics and supply chains

Lu H., Potter A., Rodrigues V. S., Walker H. (2018) Exploring sustainable supply chain management: A social network perspective, Supply Chain Management: An International Journal, http://doi.org/10.1108/SCM-11-2016-0408.

Gao D., Xu Z., Ruan YZ, Lu. H. (2017) From a systematic literature review to integrated definition for sustainable supply chain innovation (SSCI), Journal of Cleaner Production, 142 (4), pp.1518-1538.