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Dr Kostas Chaldoupis
Dr Kostas Chaldoupis
postal addressRoom 611, Maxwell Building,Salford Business School, University of Salford, The Crescent, , Salford, Manchester, UK, M5 4WT.
telephone+44(0) 161 295 2188
Key Memberships
Member of School: Salford Business School
From April 2016 to present.
Profile Summary

Kostas Chaldoupis is a Lecturer in Procurement and Logistics at the Salford Business School. Kostas joined Salford Business School in October 2014 after an industrial career in management consultancy and marketing.

He has conducted business plans and projects for private and public sector, for companies and institutions, which had eligibility for support under EU Business Programmes for research and innovation funding, competitiveness, and further investment.

Teaching falls within the broader areas of Procurement and Logistics and particular in the areas of Operations Management, Supply Chain Management and Project Management.  Kostas is also a supervisor for a number of postgraduate internship projects.

His research is in within the fields of Procurement and Logistics, Operations Management and Supply Chain Management. Kostas has a particular interest in innovative technologies and Additive Manufacturing - 3D Printing. He currently examines implementation issues and new business models of the technology within the manufacturing sector and specifically in the healthcare sector. His interests include Additive Manufacturing and distributed manufacturing, applications of the technology on spare parts supply chain, implications of Additive manufacturing in terms of intellectual property and supply chain innovations.

Key Qualifications
Ph.D. Thesis title: Additive Manufacturing Implementation in Healthcare Systems: A Supply Chain Perspective