University of Bath School of Management University of Bath School of Management

Professor Alistair Brandon-Jones

Professor Alistair Brandon-Jones
Contact

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Publications

Leading Refereed Journal Papers
Books
Other Outputs

BSc, PhD

Job Title:

Professor in Operations and Supply Management; Associate Dean for Post-Experience Education

Affiliated Research Centre:

The Bath Centre for Healthcare Innovation and Improvement (CHI2)

Division:

Information, Decision and Operations

Key Research Interests:

Professional service operations, Healthcare operations, e-enabled supply chain management

Research Interests

Professor Alistair Brandon-Jones is Chair in Operations and Supply Management and the Associate Dean for Post-Experience Education. He formerly held academic positions at Manchester Business School, University of Bath, and Warwick Business School.

Alistair is an active empirical researcher in the field of Operations and Supply Management, focusing on e-enabled supply chain management, healthcare operations, and professional service operations. His research and executive development have involved collaborations with a wide variety of organisations in the private and public sector and have been supported with funding from the Design Council, ESRC, EPSRC, Welsh Assembly Government, and Local Government Association. Alistair’s work has been published in leading management journals and he is also co-author for the worlds' market-leading portfolio of Operations and Supply Management textbooks.

In his role as Associate Dean for Post-Experience Education, Alistair is responsible for providing academic leadership across the school’s portfolio of post-experience offerings, including the MBA, EMBA, EngDoc, DBA and DBA South Africa.

PhD Supervision

I am interested in supervising new doctoral researchers, particularly in the areas of healthcare operations and professional service operations. I would expect potential candidates to have a passion for research and be highly self-motivated.

Publications

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Leading Refereed Journal Papers

Brandon-Jones, A. 2017. E-procurement quality from an internal customer perspective: Construct development, refinement, and replication using a mixed methods approach. International Journal of Operations and Production Management.

Brandon-Jones, A., Kauppi, K. 2017. Exploring the impact of e-procurement quality factors as antecedents to the acceptance of e-procurement systems. International Journal of Operations and Production Management.

Brandon-Jones, A., Lewis, M., Verma, R., Walsman, M. 2016. Towards a contingent understanding of the characteristics and managerial challenges of management consultancy operations. Journal of Operations Management.

Luzzini, D., Brandon-Jones, E., Brandon-Jones, A., and Spina, G., 2015. From sustainability commitment to performance: The role of intra- and inter-firm collaborative capabilities in the upstream supply chain. International Journal of Production Economics. Vol. 165, July, pp. 51-63.

Knoppern, D., Brandon-Jones, A., Van Raaij, E., Luzzini, D. 2014. Measurement equivalence in Operations Management: A Comprehensive review and illustration. International Journal of Production Research. Vol. 53, Issue 12, pp. 166-182.

Kauppi, K., Brandon-Jones, A., Ronchi, S., Van Raaij, E. 2013. Tools without skills: Exploring the moderating effect of absorptive capacity on the relationship between e-purchasing tools and category performance. International Journal of Operations and Production Management, 33(7): 828-857.

Piercy, N., Brandon-Jones, A., Brandon-Jones, E., Campbell, C. 2012. Examining the effectiveness of experiential teaching in small and large OM modules. International Journal of Operations and Production Management, 32(12): 1473-1492.

Brandon-Jones, A., Piercy, N., Slack, N. 2012. Bringing teaching to life: Exploring innovative approaches to Operations Management education. International Journal of Operations and Production Management, 32(12): 1369-1374.

Brandon-Jones, A., & Carey, S. 2011. Systems without users: Do service perceptions influence e-procurement compliance? International Journal of Operations and Production Management, 31 (3): 274-296.

Brandon-Jones, A., & Silvestro, R. 2010. Measuring Internal Service Quality: Two Alternative Approaches. International Journal of Operations and Production Management, 30 (12): 1269-1290.

Lewis, M., Brandon-Jones, A., Slack, N., Howard, M. 2010. Competing through operations and supply: the role of classic and extended resource-based advantage. International Journal of Operations and Production Management, 30(10): 1032-1058.

Brandon-Jones, A., Ramsey, J., Wagner, B. 2010. Trading Interactions: Supplier Empathy, Consensus and Bias. International Journal of Operations and Production Management, 30(5): 453-487.

► older publications

Croom, S. & Brandon-Jones, A. 2008. Impact of E-Procurement: Experiences from Implementation in the UK Public Sector. Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management, Vol. 13, Issue 4, pp. 294-303.

Howard, M., Lewis M., Miemczyk, J., Brandon-Jones, A. 2007. Implementing Supply Practice at Bridgend Engine Plant. The influence of institutional and strategic choice perspectives. International Journal of Operations and Production Management, Vol. 27, Issue 7, pp. 754-776.

Croom, S., and Brandon-Jones, A. 2005. Key issues in e-procurement: procurement implementation and operation in the public sector. Journal of Public Procurement , Vol. 5, Issue 3, pp. 367-388.

Books

Slack, N., Brandon-Jones, A. & Johnston, R. 2016. Operations management, (8th ed.). Harlow, UK: Pearson.

Slack, N., Brandon-Jones, A., Johnston, R. & Betts, A. 2015. Operations and process management – Principles and practice for strategic impact, (4th ed.). Harlow, UK: Pearson.

Singh, H., Phihela, K., Krüger, L., Steenkamp, R., Slack, N., Brandon-Jones, A. & Johnston, R. 2015. Operations management: Global and South African perspectives (3rd ed.). Harlow, UK: Pearson.

Slack, N., Brandon-Jones, A. & Johnston, R. 2013. Prinípios de administração da produção’ (Principles of production management).Sâo Paulo, Brazil: Editora Atlas S.A.

Slack, N., Brandon-Jones, A., Johnston, R., Betts, A. Vinelli, A., Romano, P. & Danese, P. 2013. Gestione delle Operations e dei processi, seconda edizione’ (Administration of operations and processes), (2nd ed.). Milano-Torino, Italy: Pearson Italia.

Slack, N., Brandon-Jones, A. & Johnston, R. 2011. Essentials of operations management. Harlow, UK: Pearson. Also translated into Chinese Pearson Education Asia (2012).

Brandon-Jones, A. & Slack, N. 2008. Quantitative analysis in operations management. Harlow, UK: Prentice Hall Financial Times.

Other Outputs

Brandon-Jones, A., Caldwell, N. & Lloyd, T. 2011. Reducing violence and aggression in A+E through a better experience. Department of Health and Design Council White Paper.

Brandon-Jones, A. 2010. National Audit Office Successful Commissioning Guide Successful Commissioning: How to secure value for money through better financial relationships with third sector organisations. Contributing author.

Brandon-Jones, A. & Carey, S. 2010. Learning Stocktake – Kafka Brigade Pilots. Welsh Assembly Government White Paper.