Dr Mahnaz Hosseinzadeh

Management School

Lecturer in Operations Management and Decision Sciences

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Dr Mahnaz Hosseinzadeh
Management School
Sheffield University Management School
Conduit Road
S10 1FL

Mahnaz Hosseinzadeh is a Lecturer in Operations Management and Decision Sciences at Sheffield University Management School, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom.

Mahnaz holds a PhD in Operational Research from the University of Tehran.

Prior to joining the Management School, Mahnaz worked at the University of Tehran, initially as a Lecturer and then a Senior Lecturer in Operational Research Management. She has also been a visiting researcher at Linköping University.

Her research focuses mainly on system dynamics, optimisation, multiple criteria decision making and soft operational research, emphasising social sustainability in supply chains. She is the author of many scientific articles published in peer-reviewed journals in Operational Research and Information Sciences.

  • PhD in Operational Research Management, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran, 2013
  • MSc in Industrial Management - Operational Research, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran, 2008
  • BSc (Hons) in Industrial Management, Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran, 2005
Research interests
  • System dynamics
  • Mathematical modelling and optimisation
  • Multiple criteria decision making
  • Soft operational research
  • Social sustainability in supply chains

Journal articles

Conference proceedings papers

Research group

Operations Management and Decision Sciences

Teaching activities

Mahnaz is currently involved in the teaching of:

  • MGT138: Analysis for Decision Making B
  • MGT6155: Supply Networks Management
PhD Supervision

Mahnaz is ambitious about supervising passionate and hardworking PhD students interested in theoretical development and practical applications of Operational Research methodologies, such as system dynamics, mathematical modelling, decision analysis and soft operational research, focusing on the social aspect of sustainability in supply chains.