Faculty Profile

Dr. Muhammad Shakeel Sadiq Jajja

Assistant Professor

Suleman Dawood School of Business

Dr. Shakeel Sadiq Jajja is working as Assistant Professor in Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) since January, 2014. Research interests of Dr. Jajja reside in the area of Supply Chain and Innovation Management. His research work has appeared in world-class journals including International Journal of Operations & Production Management, International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management, International Journal of Production Economics, Benchmarking: An International Journal, International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management, and International Journal of Service and Operations Management. He presents his research papers at globally-esteemed research conferences such as Annual Meeting of Decision Sciences Institute (DSI) and European Operations Management Association Conference.

Dr. Jajja’s pedagogical approach is based on participant-centred learning. He has participated in Global Colloquium on Participant-Centred Learning at Harvard Business School, Boston and several other platforms of excellence in case writing and teaching. His pedagogical cases have published in Harvard Business School Publishing, Case Research Journal of North American Case Research Association, and Asian Journal of Management Cases. He has written cases on companies including Service Industries Limited, Millat Tractors Limited, TCS, Daraz.pk, and Qadri Group.

Research and scholarship of Dr. Jajja has received several awards from international platforms including Asian Management Research Conference, SDSB, University of Vermont School of Business Administration, and Emerald South Asia Management Research Fund Award. During Ph.D. he won Best Student Paper Award at Annual Meeting of DSI in 2012 in San Francisco USA, Emerging Economy Doctoral Student Award at Annual Conference of Production and Operations Management Society in 2012 in Chicago USA, and Best Graduate Student Paper Award at  Annual Meeting of Western DSI in 2011 in Portland USA. He received Doctoral Fellowship of Association of Management Development Institutions in South Asia.

Dr. Jajja has extensive experience in providing executive education and consultancy services. Dr. Jajja has designed, directed, and taught several open enrolment and customized executive education programs in the areas of supply chain management, fashion retailing management, procurement management, problem solving and decision making, technology and innovation management, participant-centred pedagogy, project management, and family business governance. Dr. Jajja has provided customized executive education programs and consultancy services to international organizations including United States Agency for International Development and International Resources Group and Pakistani organizations including Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited, Packages Group, Punjab Resource Management Program, Punjab Procurement Regulatory Authority, Directorate General Monitoring and Evaluation Punjab, Qadri Group, Institute of Business Administration Sukkur, Air University, Peshawar Electric Supply Company, and Lahore University of Management Sciences.

Dr. Jajja did Ph.D. in Operations Management in 2013 on scholarship of Lahore University of Management Sciences. He got the first position in M.S. in Total Quality Management from University of the Punjab in 2006. Earlier he did B.Sc. (Honours) in Mechanical Engineering from University of Engineering and Technology Lahore in 2004.

Prior to joining LUMS, Dr. Jajja worked as Assistant Professor at the Institute of Business Administration Karachi for one year in 2013. Before PhD, he worked with Pakistan Nuclear Regulatory Authority, Pakistan International Airlines, Atlas Honda, and Dawood Hercules Chemicals Limited over a period of around four years during 2005-08.

Please refer to curriculum vitae of Dr. Jajja for further details.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. & Jat, M. (In Press 2018). Online Retailer's Value Chain. Asian Journal of Management Cases.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. & Chatta, K. (In Press 2018). Impact of Supply Chain Risk on Agility Performance. International Journal of Production Economics.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. & Jat, M. (In Press 2018). Hazir Subkuch ( Making Everything Present). Asian Journal of Management Cases.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (In Press 2018). The Influence Of Institutional Pressures And Organization Culture On Supplier Social Compliance Management Systems. International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M., Kannan, V., Brah, S. & Hassan & Hassan, S. (2017). Linkages between Firm Innovation Strategy, Suppliers, Product Innovation, and Business Performance: Insights from Resource Dependence Theory. International Journal of Operations & Production Management.

      • Chatha, K., Butt, I., Jajja, M. & Arshad & Arshad, M. (2017). Theoretical Developments in Empirical Quantitative Manufacturing Strategy Literature. International Journal of Operations & Production Management, 38 (1), 183-210.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2016). Supply Chain Strategy and the role of Suppliers: Evidence from the Indian Sub-continent. Benchmarking: an international journal.

      • Jajja, M. & Hassan, S. (2016). SIL: Value Chain and Strategic Choices. Asian Journal of Management Cases.

      • Awan, M., Asif, M., Jajja, M. & Ahmad & Ahmad, H. (2016). Developing a scale for service quality measurement in banks. International Journal of Services and Operations Management.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. & Hassan, S. (2016). MTL: Has the Time Come to Say Goodbye to MF. Asian Journal of Management Cases.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. & Hassan, S. (2015). Qadri Group: Sustaining Beyond The First 100 Years. Case Research Journal.

      • Jajja, M. & Brah, S. (2014). Supply chain strategy and organisational performance: role of core operational functions. International Journal of Services and Operations Management.

      • Jajja, M., Brah, S., Hassan, S. & Kannan & Kannan, V. (2014). An Examination of Product Innovation and Buyer-Supplier Relationship in Pakistani Firms. International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management.

      • Jajja, M. (2013). Retail Shelf Space Allocation Analysis Using System Dynamics Approach. Journal of Quality and Technology Management.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. & Hassan, S. (2015). Qadri Group's 100 Years: Reflection and Future Planning, Published. CRC Number 23-066-2015-1, Case Research Centre, Lahore University of Management Sciences.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. & Hassan, S. (2014). Qadri Group: The Process of Writing The Family Constitution, Published. CRC Number 30-124-2014-1, Case Research Centre, Lahore University of Management Sciences.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. & Hassan, S. (2012). Qadri Group: Innovating in Family Business, Published. CRC Number 30-120-2012-1, Case Research Centre, Lahore University of Management Sciences.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M., Asif, M., Montabon, F. & Chatta & Chatta, K. (2018). Social Practices and Organization Performance: Is There Any Relationship?. 7th Asian Management Research and Case Conference at Bhurbhan, Bhurbhan, Pakistan, Unknown.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M., Asif, M., Montabon, F. & Chatta & Chatta, K. (2018). The effect of corporate social responsibility on operational and quality performance. 25th EurOMA Conference, Budapest Hungary, Budhapest, Hungary, Unknown.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M., Asif, M., Montabon, F. & Chatta & Chatta, K. (2017). Choice of Social Compliance Standards: The Role of Buyer-Supplier Relationships. 24th EurOMA Conference, Edinburgh, U.K, Unknown.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M., Asif, M., Montabon, F. & Chatta & Chatta, K. (2016). Supplier Social Compliance: The Role of External and Internal Factors. . 23rd European Operations Management Association's Conference (EurOMA, Trondheim, Norway, Unknown.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2016). Management Research and Case Conference. 5th Asian Management Research and Case Conference (AMRC 2016), Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M., Asif, M., Montabon, F. & Chatta & Chatta, K. (2016). Supplier Social Compliance: The Role of External and Internal Factors. 30th Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management (ANZAM) Conference, Brisbane, Australia, Unknown.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2016). Social Compliance of Suppliers in Developing Countries: Institutional Theory and Organizational Culture. . 23rd European Operations Management Association's Conference (EurOMA, Trondheim, Norway.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2015). Exploring the Role of Buyer-Supplier Relationship and Organizational Culture in Supplier Social Compliance. 46th Annual Meeting of Decision Sciences Institute, Seattle, United States of America.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2015). Social Compliance of Suppliers in Developing Countries: Institutional Theory and Organizational Culture Perspective. 4th Asian Management Research and Case Conference, Penang, Malaysia.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2014). The role of institutional pressures and organizational culture in social compliance. 21st Euroma Conference, Palermo, Italy.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2014). Strategic Management of Supply Base for Product Innovation from Resource Dependence Perspective. 45th Annual Meeting of Decision Sciences Institute, Tampa, United States of America.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2013). Supply chain strategy, core operations and performance: learning from India and Pakistan. 44th Annual Meeting of Decision Sciences Institute, Baltimore, United States of America.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2013). Asian Journal of Management Cases (AJMC). 2nd International Case Conference, Lahore, Pakistan.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2012). Buyer-supplier relationship and organizational profile: Sources of product innovation in India and Pakistan. 13th International Meeting of Decision Sciences Institute, Bali, Indonesia.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2012). Product innovative supply chains: The role of strategy and buyer-supplier interface. 43rd Annual Meeting of Decision Sciences Institute, San Francisco, United States of America.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2012). The Impact of Supply Chain Strategy on Supplier Functions and Organizational Performance. 23rd Annual POMS Conference, Chicago, United States of America.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2012). Product innovative: Does the firm profile matter?. 43rd Annual Meeting of Decision Sciences Institute.,, San Francisco, United States of America.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2011). Impact of Strategic Supply Chain Management on Organizational Performance. 40th Annual Meeting of Western Decision Sciences Institute, Portland, United States of America.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2010). Optimal Shelf Space Allocation Using System Dynamics Approach: A Case Study in the Shoe Retailing Industry. Asian Business and Management Conference, Osaka, Japan.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M., Asif, M., Montabon, F. & Chatta & Chatta, K. (In Press 2018). Social Practices and Organization Performance: Is There Any Relationship?. 7th Asian Management Research and Case Conference at Bhurbhan.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M., M.S.S, Brah, S.A. & S.A. & Hassan (In Press 2017). Innovation Strategy, Role of Suppliers, and Product Innovation Outcomes: From Resource Dependence Theory Perspective. International Journal of Operations and Production Management.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M., M.S.S, Kannan, V. & V. & Brah (In Press 2017). Linkages between Firm Innovation Strategy, Suppliers, Product Innovation, and Business Performance: Insights from Resource Dependence Theory. International Journal of Operations and Production Management.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M., Asif, M., Montabon, F. & Chatta & Chatta, K. (In Press 2017). Choice of Social Compliance Standards: The Role of Buyer-Supplier Relationships. 24th EurOMA Conference.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2016). Supplier Social Compliance: Institutional Theory and Organizational Culture. 5th Asian Management Research and Case Conference (AMRC 2016).

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2016). Supplier social compliance : the role of external and internal factors.. 23rd European Operations Management Association's (EurOMA) Conference.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M., Asif, M. & Chatta, K. (In Press 2016). Supplier Social Compliance Internal Culture and External Pressures. 30th Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management (ANZAM) Conference.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2015). Social Compliance of Suppliers in Developing Countries: Institutional Theory and Organizational Culture Perspective. 4th Asian Management Research and Case Conference (AMRC) Malaysia.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2015). Exploring the Role of Buyer-Supplier Relationship and Organizational Culture in Supplier Social Compliance. 46th Annual Meeting of Decision Sciences Institute.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2014). Strategic Management of Supply Base for Product Innovation from Resource Dependence Perspective. 45th Annual Meeting of Decision Sciences Institute.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2013). Supply chain strategy, core operations and performance: learning from India and Pakistan. 44th Annual Meeting of Decision Sciences Institute. Baltimore, USA. November 16-19, 2013..

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2012). The Impact of Supply Chain Strategy on Supplier Functions and Organizational Performance. 23rd Annual POMS Conference.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2012). Product innovative supply chains: The role of strategy and buyer-supplier interface. 43rd Annual Meeting of Decision Sciences Institute.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2012). Buyer-supplier relationship and organizational profile: Sources of product innovation in India and Pakistan. 13th International Meeting of Decision Sciences Institute.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2012). Product innovation: Does the firm profile matter?. 43rd Annual Meeting of Decision Sciences Institute.,.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2011). Impact of Strategic Supply Chain Management on Organizational Performance. 40th Annual Meeting of Western Decision Sciences Institute.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2010). Optimal Shelf Space Allocation Using System Dynamics Approach: A Case Study in the Shoe Retailing Industry. Asian Business and Management Conference.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M., Hassan, Z., Asif, M. & Foster & Foster, G. (2018). Recrafting the Agricultural Value Chain:Increasing the Share of Small Farmers.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M., Gillani, F., Chatta, K. & Farooq & Farooq, S. (2018). Enablers of Implementing Digital Manufacturing Technologies: A Technological, Organizational and Environmental Perspective.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M., Munir, M., Chatta, K. & Farooq & Farooq, S. (2018). Supply Chain Risk Management and Operational Performance: Managing Risk through Supply Chain Integration.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M., Asif, M., Montabon, F. & Chatta & Chatta, K. (2018). Exploring the Role of Buyer- Supplier Relationships and Organizational Culture in Supplier Compliance.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M., Chatha, K. & Farooq, S. (2018). Meeting supply chain risk with agility performance through supply chain integration.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2018). 4W and 1H of Writing Family Constitution.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M., Wadood, A. & Chatta, K. (2017). Corporate Social Responsibility and Triple Bottom line Performance: Reinforcement by Lean Management Practices.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M., Asif, M., Montabon, F. & Chatta & Chatta, K. (2017). Social Compliance and Firm Performance: The Mediating Role of Organizational Citizenship Behavior ( R&R - Journal of Business Ethics).

      • R, C., Yu, W., Jajja, M., Lecuna & Lecuna, A. & Fynes, B. (2017). Entrepreneurial Orientation and the triple bottom line: The role of internal lean practices.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M., Asif, M. & Shah, A. (2017). Supply Chain Innovation Research: Content Analysis Based Review.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2015). Asif, M., Montabon, F., Chatha, K.A., Exploring the Role of Buyer-Supplier Relationship and Organizational Culture in Supplier Social Compliance.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2015). Asif, M., Montabon, F., Chatha, K.A.,The Role of Institutional Pressures and Organizational Culture in Supplier Social Compliance (Submitted to Decision Sciences Journal).

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. & Brah, S. (2014). Innovation Strategy, Role of Suppliers, and Product Innovation Outcomes: From Resource Dependence Theory Perspective.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2015). Internationalization of Manufacturing  <span style="text-align: justify;">The objective of this project is to identify strategic capabilities that enhance internationalization of manufacturing firms. This project is being conducted in collaboration with </span><b style="text-align: justify;">Dr. Kamran Ali Chatha</b><span style="text-align: justify;"> (Lahore University of Management Sciences).</span> <p class="MsoNormal" style="text-align:justify"><o:p></o:p></p>.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2014). Global Buyer-Supplier Relationship and Social and Environmental Compliance in Export Oriented Firms  <span style="text-align: justify;">The objective of this project is to identify factors that enable or hinder social and environmental compliance in export oriented manufacturing firms. This project is being conducted in collaboration with </span><b style="text-align: justify;">Dr. Muhammad Asif</b><span style="text-align: justify;"> (Prince Sultan University), </span><b style="text-align: justify;">Dr. Frank Montabon</b><span style="text-align: justify;"> (Iowa State University), and </span><b style="text-align: justify;">Dr. Kamran Ali Chatha</b><span style="text-align: justify;"> (Lahore University of Management Sciences)</span> <p class="MsoNormal" style="text-align:justify"><o:p></o:p></p>.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2012). Heads up for Pakistan's 100 fastest growing companies.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2012). Higher Education Commission Pakistan's monthly magazine News & Views.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2011). News One in program Gehri Soch with Sajid Mir.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2011). The economic reality of US threats.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2011). Higher Education Commission Pakistan's monthly magazine News & Views.