Researcher

Associate Professor Omar Khadeer Hussain

Field of Research (FoR)

Biography

Dr Omar Khadeer Hussain is currently an Associate Professor at the School of Business, UNSW Canberra. Prior to that, he worked as a Senior Lecturer and Lecturer in the School since February 2014. He also worked as a Senior Research Fellow at Curtin University. Omar's research areas of interests are Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Distributed and Grid Systems, Decision Support, Group Support Systems and their applications to Logistics...view more

Dr Omar Khadeer Hussain is currently an Associate Professor at the School of Business, UNSW Canberra. Prior to that, he worked as a Senior Lecturer and Lecturer in the School since February 2014. He also worked as a Senior Research Fellow at Curtin University. Omar's research areas of interests are Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Distributed and Grid Systems, Decision Support, Group Support Systems and their applications to Logistics areas. Omar’s research has been published in international journals such as Future Generations of Computer Systems, Knowledge-based Systems, Information Systems, Expert Systems with Applications, Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience, The Computer Journal, Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing etc. He has won university and faculty level awards from his research and as the main and joint supervisor has supervised 9 PhD students to completion. In 2011, he was awarded an APDI Fellowship from the ARC on a Linkage project with Prof Elizabeth Chang as the lead CI.


My Grants

  • 2016 - ARC Linkage Project - 'Economically Efficient Green Logistics through Cyber Physical Systems' with Professor Elizabeth Chang as lead CI.
  • 2015 - ARC Linkage Project - 'Intelligent CRM through Conjoint Data Mining of Heterogeneous Sources' with Professor Elizabeth Chang as lead CI.

My Qualifications

Bachelor of Technology (Computer Science) - JNTU - 2002

Master of Research (Computer Science) - La Trobe University - 2004

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Management) - Curtin University - 2008


My Awards

  • 2013 - Curtin Business School New Researcher of the Year award for 2012
  • 2013 - Prize for Early Career Researcher, Curtin Business School.
  • 2008 - Chancellor's thesis commendation award, Curtin University.
  • 2004 - Master Prize – Computer Science, La Trobe University

My Research Activities

  • Supply chain risk management.
  • Knowledge synthesis from data and utilizing it in different business applications such as decision making, risk management, cloud service management, new product development and milk quality management.
  • Predictive analytics for informed business decision making.

My Research Supervision


Areas of supervision

Supervised PhD students:

  1. Falak Nawaz (2019) - Joint Supervisor - Proactive Service Level Agreement (SLA) violation management in Cloud of Things (CoT) environment
  2. Abdullah Salamai (2019) - Joint Supervisor -  Intelligent Decision Support System for Risk Management in Supply Chains
  3. Atefe Zakeri (2019) - Primary Supervisor -  A Framework for Proactive Management of Raw Milk Quality
  4. Monireh Mirtalaie (2019) -  Primary Supervisor -  Feature Drift-based Framework for Novel Idea Recommendation in New Product Development
  5. Morteza Saberi (2016) - Joint Supervisor - Next Generation of Cleansed Interactive Contact Centre for Efficient Customer Recognition
  6. Zia-ur-Rehman (2014) - Joint Supervisor - A Framework for QoS Driven User-Side Cloud Service Management
  7. Adil Hammadi (2014) -  Primary Supervisor -  A Methodology for Trust and Risk Mash up for Enhanced Business Intelligence in Cloud Environment
  8. Sazia Parvin (2013) - Primary Supervisor - Trust-based Mechanisms for Secure Communication in Cognitive Radio Networks
  9. Mohammad Hamdan (2013) - Co-Supervisor - Improving the Performance of Accounting Information Systems of Commercial Banks in Jordan by using the Balanced Scorecard Approach
  10. Naeem Janjua  (2013) -  Primary Supervisor -  A Defeasible Logic Programming-based Framework to Support Argumentation in Semantic Web applications
  11. Jamshaid Ashraf  (2013) -  Primary Supervisor -  A Semantic Framework for Ontology Usage Analysis

Currently supervising

  1. Zahra Saberi - Joint Supervisor - 
  2. Rizwan Khan - Primary Supervisor - 
  3. Mohammad Nurruzzaman - Primary Supervisor -
  4. Hamed Abotourab - Primary Supervisor -

My Teaching

  • Risk Management in Logistics ZBUS8313
  • Logistics Management ZBUS3303
  • Asset Management ZBUS8911
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Contact

+61 2 626 88512
+61 2 626 88450