Faculty Profile

Hasan, Saad, PhD

Associate Professor Email : saadhasan@bus.uiu.ac.bd

Dr. Saad Hasan is an academic, researcher and innovator. He is an Associate Professor in the School of Business and Economics, United International University, Bangladesh. Prior to that Dr. Hasan served as Senior Assistant Professor and Coordinator of the Department of Operations and Supply Chain Management, American International University-Bangladesh. He is also a Chartered Member (CMILT) of Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transportation (CILT).

He completed his PhD degree in Supply Chain Management under a European Union funded FP7 project from the Open University, UK. In addition, he holds a MSc in Engineering Degree from the Lancaster University, UK. Dr. Hasan have teaching, research, project management, and coordination and delivery experience related to management, operations and supply chain in academic and industry settings in Europe and Bangladesh. As part of various projects, Dr. Hasan has collaborated with IMS Laboratory, University of Bordeaux; (France); BIBA (Germany), Institute of Manufacturing (Cambridge University, UK) and large electronic manufacturers such as Magneti Marelly Group (France) and Siegert Electronic GmbH (Germany). Some of the major research projects he has been involved with includes CONVERGE (EU funded), Etoile, (EU (funded), Unite (UK) etc. In addition, Dr. Hasan has provided research consultancy on energy efficiency and manufacturing during his tenure at the National Energy Foundation (UK). He has also published numerous peer reviewed research papers in international journals and conferences and have presented in prestigious events such as Solid Freeform Fabrication Conference (University of Austin at Texas, USA); International Purchasing and Supply Education and Research Association Conference (Venice, Italy), Japan Rapid Prototyping Symposium (Tokyo, Japan), RPDM (Lancaster, UK); EUROMOLD (Frankfurt, Germany), Logistics Research Network Conference (Northampton, UK) among others.

PhD, The Open University, UK
Research Area: Supply Chain Collaboration Strategies
The PhD research studied various supply chain relationships between companies and based on the findings proposes tactics to transit between different levels of collaboration in a relationship. The research in particular investigated sourcing related problems in international clothing supply chains and the European electronics industry. The investigation in this regard focused on intra-Organization and inter- organization processes; and restructuring of business functions.

MSc in Engineering  Lancaster University, UK

BSc in Computer Engineering, North South University, Bangladesh

Saad Hasan , Gias Khan , Mohammad Rashedul Hoque , Farheen Hassan
& Nisar Ahmed (2020): Lean practices in the Bangladeshi ready-made garments industry and global significance, International Journal of Logistics Research and Applications, DOI: 10.1080/13675567.2020.1847262

Hasan, S., Hoque, M. R., Chowdhury, S. R., Mohib, A. A., & Ahad, M. A. (2020). Challenges of IT Adoption at Educational Institutions: Lessons From Bangladesh. International Journal of Information Systems and Social Change (IJISSC), 11(1), 66-90.

Hasan, S., Rennie, A., Hoque, M. R., & Ahmed, N. (2019). Requirements for Large Scale Adoption of Rapid Manufacturing Technologies, Cogent Business & Management, DOI: 10.1080/23311975.2019.1623151, 2019, 1623151 ISSN: 2331-1975. . Retrieved from:https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/23311975.2019.1623151

Hoque, M. R., Hasan, S., Banik, N. L., Ahmed, N., & Chowdhury, S. R. (2019). Low-Carbon Energy Technologies: Potentials of Solar and Nuclear Energy Sources for Sustainable Economic Development in Bangladesh. International Journal of Technology for Business (IJTB), 1(1), 24-32. Retrieved from

Chowdhury, M. T., Hasan, S., & Mohib, A. (2019). Lessons From Applying Project Management Techniques In A Ready Made Garments Business. International Journal of Technology for Business, 1(1), 17-23. 1(1), 17-23.
Retrieved from https://springwish.eu/article/view/19110

Chowdhury, S., Mohib, A.A., Ahmed, N, Hasan, S, and Hoque, M.R. (2019). Scope and Challenges for Vehicle Tracking Service Business in Bangladesh, SAMSMRITI-The SAMS Journal, 2019, 13(1), January-June 2019, pp. 55-61 , ISSN-0976-304X

Chowdhury, S.R., Hasan, S., and Hoque, M.R. (2019). Consumer Perception Towards Islamic Banking Services. AIUB Journal of Business and Economics, 16 (1), 269-286.

Ahad, A., Hasan, S., Hoque, M.R. and Chowdhury, S.R., (2018). Challenges and Impacts of Technology Integration/Up-gradation in the Education Industry: A Case Study. Journal of Systems Integration, 9(2), pp.26-36. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.20470/jsi.v9i2.339 Available at: http://sijournal.org/index.php/JSI/article/view/339

Shadman, M., Mohib, A.A., Hasan, S, and Hoque, M.R (2017). Contemporary Practices In The Bangladeshi Poultry Industry, Journal of Business and Technology,2018, 12 (2), pp. 45- 58. ISSN: 1992-271X

Hasan, S., Hoque, M.R., & Mohib, A.A. (2017). Supplier- Buyer relationships: A Study on Bangladeshi Contract Clothing manufactures. Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Business and Management, September
21-22, 2017, Dhaka, Bangladesh, pp. 231-235, ISBN:978-984-34-2360-3.

Hasan, S., Rennie, A., & Hassan, J. (2013). The Business Model for the Functional Rapid Manufacturing Supply Chain. StudiaCommercialiaBratislavensia. Volume 6; Number 24 (4/2013); pp.536-552. ISSN 1337-7493

Hasan, S., Eckert, C. and Earl, C.F. (2012). Supply Chain Collaboration under Uncertainty, IPSERA 2012 Conference Proceedings- Purchasing & Supply Management in a Changing World. ISBN 978-88-495-2346-1

Hasan, S., Eckert, C. and Earl, C.F. (2011). Strategic, Tactical Decisions and Information in Rapid Manufacturing Supply Chain , Proceedings of the Twelfth National Conference on Rapid Design, Prototyping and Manufacturing, Lancaster University, June 17, 2011, Lancaster, UK, pp183-191, ISBN 978-0-9566643-1-0.

Hasan, S. and Rennie, A.E.W. (2008). A Comprehensive Business Model for Rapid manufactured products, Annals of DAAM for 2008 & Proceedings of the 19th international DAAAM SYMPOSIUM – intelligent manufacturing & automation: focus on next generation of intelligent systems and solution. pp. 591-592. ISBN: 978-3-901509-68-1, DAAAM INT VIENNA

Hasan, S. and Rennie, A.E.W. (2008). The Application of Rapid Manufacturing Technologies in the Spare Parts Industry, Proceedings of the Nineteenth Solid Free form Fabrication Symposium, University of Texas at Austin, August 4-8, 2008, Austin, USA

Ariadi, Y., Hasan, S., Smith, P.C. and Rennie, A.E.W. (2008). Development of an Additive Layer Manufacturing Business Model: Creating an Environment to Support Designers from Concept to Distribution, Proceedings of the 32nd Japan Rapid Prototyping Symposium, June 23-24, 2008, Tokyo, Japan, pp.79-84.

Hasan, S. and Rennie, A.E.W. (2008). Virtual Trading System For Rapid Manufactured Products, Proceedings of the Ninth National Conference on Rapid Design, Prototyping and Manufacturing, Lancaster University, June13, 2008, Lancaster, UK, pp127-135, ISBN 978-0-948314-55-1.