Master in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

UL Faculty - Professors

Joachim Arts


Cagil Kocyigit

Full Professor (FDEF, LCL)
MLSCM Study Programme Director

Research interests: Decision making under uncertainty, inventory management, maintenance, asymptotics, stochastic models, optimisation

Research domains: After sales services, multi-tier supply chains, dual sourcing


Assistant Professor (FDEF, LCL)

Research interests: Optimization under uncertainty: distributionally robust optimization, stochastic and dynamic programming, online learning, game theory and mechanism design

Research domains: resource allocation, auction design, pricing, contract design

Nils Löhndorf


Benny Mantin

Associate Professor (FDEF, LCL)
Chair in Digital Procurement

Research interests: Stochastic optimisation, simulation models, data science

Research domains: Energy trading, energy storage operation


Full Professor (FDEF, LCL)
LCL Director

Research interests: Supply chain management, dynamic pricing, revenue management, strategic consumers, empirical operations management, analytics

Research domains: Airline industry, inventory management, sustainable operations

Francesco Viti



Associate Professor (FSTM)

Research interests: Transport policy & mobility analysis, traffic flow theory & control, intelligent transport systems, network modeling, travel demand estimation

Research domains: Civil engineering, computer science, mechanical engineering, multidisciplinary, general & others



LCL Faculty - Postdoctoral Researchers

Farid Alavi


Matteo Cosmi

Postdoctoral Researcher

Farid is a postdoctoral researcher in operations research since October 2022. He works in the research group of prof. Nils Löhndorf.


Postdoctoral Researcher

Matteo is working on a multi-objective value chain optimization project in collaboration with a multinational chemical company, under the supervision of Prof. Joachim Arts.

Laura Palacios-Argüello


Sandria Weißhuhn 

Research Scientist


Research and Development Specialist

Sandria is working on a joint project with Cargolux that aims at accurately forecasting turnaround times for cargo airlines using a combination of econometric and machine learning models to improve the reliability, efficiency, and sustainability of air cargo operations.

SCALE Faculty members & Researchers

Within the MIT global Supply Chain And Logistics Excellence (SCALE) network, selected faculty members and researchers collaborate on research projects and contribute to the teaching programmes of the centres.

Yossi Sheffi


Director, MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics (MIT CTL)
Director, Supply Chain Management Programme
Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Elisha Gray II Professor of Engineering

Research interests: Systems optimisation, risk analysis and supply chain management.




Maria Jesus Saenz


Spyridon Lekkakos

Executive Director,
MIT SCM Blended Master's Program Director,
MIT Digital Supply Chain Transformation,
MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics (MIT CTL)

Research interests: Digital Supply Chain Transformation


Assistant Professor, MIT-Zaragoza International Logistics Programme
Research Affiliate at the MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics

Research interests: Interface of operations and finance; inventory and supply chain management; and procurement.











More SCALE researchers supporting our programme


Adjunct teachers

Antonio Ancora

 Ruggero Golini

Philippe Hémard

Senior Procurement Officer, NATO Support and Procurement Agency (NSPA)

Expertise: Negotiation in Procurement

Manager - Technology Consulting, PwC Luxembourg

Expertise: Operations strategy, Business intelligence and data strategy for logistics and supply chain,
Higher education digital transformation

Founder and Change Enabler, PHC

Former Vice President Amazon Logistics Europe

Expertise: Performance management, contract negotiation, network organisation, BtoC logistics, customer satisfaction, network modeling, inventory management, product compliance, vendor management, building organisation, delivery experience, continuous improvement.

Pablo Alvarez Indave

Thomas Klein

Steffen Klosterhalfen

Manager, EU Micromobility, Amazon EU

Expertise: Sustainability, Urban Logistics, Last-mile, Network Design, Transport Planning, Urbanism

VP Business Intelligence & Corporate Controlling, Cargolux Airlines, Luxembourg

Expertise: Airline Fleet and Network Planning

Advanced Business Analytics, BASF

Expertise: Process Management










Jacob Gorm Larsen

Anne Lange

Elodie Michaud

Founder of Moneyball CPH

Expertise: Digital Procurement

Professor at Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences

Research interests: transportation networks, risk, supply chain finance

Research domains: Transportation, aviation, supply chain, service providers

Career development coach, Dare&Grow
Focus on lawyers and professionals in service firms

Expertise: Supply Chain Leadership

Paul Raymond Schilling

Paul Schilling Deloitte








Owner and Managing Director, Quercus Consulting

Executive Communications Coach - Steve Knight Business Communications, INSEAD

Guest Lecturer, Sacred Heart University Luxembourg, Jack Welch College of Business

Expertise: Coaching on Personal presence, Communication and Networking, Coaching on Interviews, Supply Chain Leadership













Administrative staff

Daria Pawlowska





Study Programme Administrator