Faculty Profile

Dr. Muhammad Shakeel Sadiq Jajja

Assistant Professor

Suleman Dawood School Of Business

Dr Jajja did his PhD research in the area of supply chain and innovation management. He has presented several research papers at globally-esteemed research platforms. During PhD he wonBest Student Paper Award at 43rd Annual Meeting of the Decision Sciences Institute (DSI) 2012 in San Francisco USA, Emerging Economy Doctoral Student Award at 23rd Annual Conference of Production and Operations Management Society (POMS) in 2012 in Chicago USA, and Best Graduate Student Paper Award at 40th Annual Meeting of Western Decision Sciences Institute in 2011 in Portland USA. He received Doctoral Fellowship of Association of Management Development Institutions in South Asia (AMDISA).

Prior to joining LUMS, Dr Jajja worked as an Assistant Professor at the Institute of Business Administration (IBA) Karachi. Dr Jajja has taught at graduate as well as under-graduate level courses in the area of operations management, supply chain management, problem solving and modelling, and quantitative research methods. Before starting PhD, Dr Jajja worked with Pakistan Nuclear Regulatory Authority, Pakistan International Airlines, Atlas Honda, and Dawood Hercules Chemicals Limited.

      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2017). Linkages between Firm Innovation Strategy, Suppliers, Product Innovation, and Business Performance: Insights from Resource Dependence Theory. International Journal of Operations & Production Management.
      • 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. (2016). Supply Chain Strategy and the role of Suppliers: Evidence from the Indian Sub-continent. Benchmarking: an international journal.
      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. & Hassan, S. (2016). SIL: Value Chain and Strategic Choices. 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., 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. & Brah, S. (2014). Supply chain strategy and organisational performance: role of core operational functions. International Journal of Services and Operations Management.
      • Jajja, M. (2013). Retail Shelf Space Allocation Analysis Using System Dynamics Approach. Journal of Quality and Technology Management.
      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M., M.S.S, Brah, S.A. & S.A. & Hassan (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 (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. (2016). Supplier social compliance : the role of external and internal factors.. 23rd European Operations Management Association's (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. (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. (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. (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.
      • 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.
      • Cases

      • 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. & Zahoor Hassan, S. (2015). Millat Tractors Limited: Has the Time Come to Say Good Bye to Massey Ferguson (MF)?, Published. CRC Number 03-856-2015-1, 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. (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. (2016). Management Research and Case Conference. 5th Asian Management Research and Case Conference (AMRC 2016), Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
      • 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). Asian Journal of Management Cases (AJMC). 2nd International Case Conference, Lahore, Pakistan.
      • 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. (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 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). Product innovative: Does the firm profile matter?. 43rd Annual Meeting of Decision Sciences Institute.,, San Francisco, United States of America.
      • 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. (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. (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  The objective of this project is to identify strategic capabilities that enhance internationalization of manufacturing firms. This project is being conducted in collaboration with Dr. Kamran Ali Chatha (Lahore University of Management Sciences).

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      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2014). Global Buyer-Supplier Relationship and Social and Environmental Compliance in Export Oriented Firms  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 Dr. Muhammad Asif (Prince Sultan University), Dr. Frank Montabon (Iowa State University), and Dr. Kamran Ali Chatha (Lahore University of Management Sciences)

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      • 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). The economic reality of US threats.
      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2011). News One in program Gehri Soch with Sajid Mir.
      • Shakeel Sadiq Jajja, M. (2011). Higher Education Commission Pakistan's monthly magazine News & Views.
    Award
  • 2015: SDSB Case Writing Excellence Award 2015, Case Research Journal (CRJ) of North American Case Research Association (NACRA)
  • 2015: 4th Asain Management Research and Case Conference, Penang, Malaysia, January 10-11, 2015, Best Research Paper Award
  • 2014: The University of Vermont School of Business Administration USA, Global Family Enterprise Case Writing Competition
  • 2013: The University of Vermont School of Business Administration USA, Global Family Enterprise Case Writing Competition
  • 2013: The University of Vermont School of Business Administration USA, Global Family Enterprise Case Writing Competition
  • 2012: Decision Science Institute (DSI) Best Student paper Award, 43rd Annual Meeting at San Francisco, USA
  • 2012: Production and Operations Management Society (POMS), The Emerging Economy Doctoral Student Award (EEDSA)
  • 2012: Pakistan's Software Products supply Chain, Emerald/IAM South Asia Management Research Fund Award
  • 2011: Western Decision Sciences Institute at Portland, USA, 40th Annual Meeting
    Honor
  • 2012: Production and Operations Management Society (POMS), Session Chair in a session on supply chain strategy in the supply chain management track at 23rd Annual
    Scholarship
  • 2012: Association of Management Development Institutions of South Asia (AMDISA), ISB Hyderabad and IIM Bangalore
  • 2008: Fully Funded PhD Scholarship, Suleman Dawood School of Business, Lahore University of Management Sciences