Staff Gyöngyi Kovacs

Gyöngyi Kovacs

Title
Erkko Professor in Humanitarian Logistics
Mobile phone

+358 40 352 1241

Hanken room

F 1.14

Department

Supply Chain Management and Social Responsibility (Helsinki)

Doctor of Science (Economics and Business Administration), Business Economics, Hanken School of Economics, Finland, 2007

  • Humanitarian logistics & supply chain management
  • Disaster relief, disaster management, and preparedness
  • Development aid
  • Sustainable supply chain management
  • Industrial ecology
  • Corporate responsibility
  • Research approaches in logistics
  • Gender mainstreaming

RESEARCH

Founding editor of the Journal of Humanitarian Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Former (founding) director, and board member of the HUMLOG Institute

TEACHING

List of current courses at university profile page

38009 Voluntary Work, Hki( - )
38009 Voluntary Work, Hki( - )
38009 Voluntary Work, Hki( - )
38009 Voluntary Work, Hki( - )
Selected publications
Graham Heaslip, Ira Haavisto, Gyöngyi Kovacs2016,'Cash as a form of relief',pp. 59-78.https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-24418-1_4
Tunca Tabaklar, Arni Halldorsson, Gyöngyi Kovacs, Karen Spens2015,'Borrowing theories in humanitarian supply chain management',Journal of Humanitarian Logistics and Supply Chain Management,vol. 5,no. 3,pp. 281-299.https://doi.org/10.1108/JHLSCM-07-2015-0029
Gyöngyi Kovacs, Richard Oloruntoba2015,'A commentary on agility in humanitarian aid supply chains',Supply chain management,vol. 20,no. 6,pp. 708-716.https://doi.org/10.1108/SCM-06-2015-0244
Gyöngyi Kovacs, Peter Tatham, Paul D. Larson2012,'What skills are needed to be a humanitarian logistician?',Journal of Business Logistics,vol. 33,no. 3,pp. 245-258.https://doi.org/10.1111/j.2158-1592.2012.01054.x
Gyöngyi Kovacs, Karen Spens2011,'Trends and developments in humanitarian logistics - a gap analysis',International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management,vol. 41,no. 1,pp. 32-45.https://doi.org/10.1108/09600031111101411
Gyöngyi Kovacs, Karen Spens2011,'Humanitarian Logistics and Supply Chain Management : The start of a new journal',Journal of Humanitarian Logistics and Supply Chain Management,vol. 1,no. 1,pp. 5-14.https://doi.org/10.1108/20426741111123041
Gyöngyi Kovacs, Peter Tatham2010,'The application of "swift trust" to humanitarian logistics',International Journal of Production Economics,vol. 126,no. 1,pp. 35-45.https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpe.2009.10.006
Arni Halldorsson, Gyöngyi Kovacs2010,'The sustainable agenda and energy efficiency',International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management,vol. 40,no. 1/2,pp. 5-13.https://doi.org/10.1108/09600031011018019