For Amirreza Hashemi studying a PhD in Logistics greatly strengthened his understanding of supply chain and operations management and prepared him for a career in both academia and industry.
I chose RMIT because it has one of the biggest and most reputable supply chain and logistics departments in Australia.
After finishing his Masters degree, Amirreza Hashemi became very interested in the area of supply chain and logistics and decided to continue his studies at PhD level.
He chose RMIT because of its reputation for connection to industry which he felt makes the research more practical and useful.
During his studies he had the chance to become more familiar with the academic world, becoming engaged in teaching and publishing one journal article and three conference papers.
He also co-authored a report written for the Fraunhofer Research Institute on the WEATHER project funded through the European Commission’s 7th framework programme. The report assessed the impact of extreme weather events on transport systems.