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Centre for Supply Chain Research

About our centre

As a faculty based centre, the CSCR brings together colleagues from the Schools of Business and Law to support multidisciplinary collaboration in supply chain research. With strong global connections, the Centre facilitates engagement with industry partners, external collaborators and government agencies to address contemporary industry problems. 

The CSCR seeks to inform ongoing discourse, dissemination and practice, whilst contributing to the achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through harnessing research collaborations and networks and furthering sustainable and ethical outcomes in and across supply chains.


CSCR Strategic goals

  • Collaborate with industry partners to solve industry-based problems and:
  • Influence supply chain theory, practice and policy making at the local, national and international level
  • Influence change management for resilience and sustainability within local and transnational supply chains
  • Knowledge exchange and sharing of supply chain management experiences through Webinars; Symposiums; Master Classes


CSCR Founding partner

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UOW Staff

  • Dr Peter Robertson, Honorary Research Fellow
  • Sean Elphick, Australian Power Quality and Reliability Centre

Associate Members

  • Professor Arun Elias, Fiji National University
  • Yogita Swamy, Fiji National University
  • Professor Amrik Sohal, Monash University, Australia.
  • Dr Emily McDowell
  • Chontelle Kelly, Diageo
  • Alana Tweddle, University of Wollongong

HDR Student Members:

  • Steven Parkes
  • Janelle Davidson
  • Steven Barnfather

Contact our team to express your interest to partner with CSCR.


Associate Professor Matthew Pepper
+61 2 4221 5419 
Building 40 Room 249

CSCR Corporate Engagement

Mrs Taryn McDonnell
+61 2 4298 1316
Building 40A Room 183

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