Sebastian Brockhaus (Sebastian Brockhaus), Dr.
 Title: Assistant Professor
 Dept: Operations and Supply Chain Management
 Office: BU 547
 Phone: 216-687-4776
 Address: 2121 Euclid Ave. BU 547, Cleveland, OH 44115

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Dr. rer. pol., Supply Chain Management, Hamburg University of Technology, 2013
Brief Bio:
Sebastian Brockhaus is an Assistant Professor of Supply Chain and Operations Management at Cleveland State University. He is from Hamburg, Germany and holds a doctoral degree from the Hamburg University of Technology. He has previously held positions as a faculty member at Weber State University in Utah and John Carroll University in Cleveland. His research has been published in the Journal of Business Logistics and the International Journal of Operations & Production Management among several other outlets. His research interests include supply chain sustainability, product development, and omnichannel logistics. When not working on research, he is busy being a dad to his new son, Finn, plays the drums, and is a devoted fan of his hometown football (soccer) team FC St. Pauli.
Honors and Awards:
11/2020 ¿Outstanding Paper Award 2020¿ for ¿The Fallacy of ¿Trickle-Down¿ Product Sustainability: Translating Strategic Sustainability Targets into Product Development Efforts¿ by International Journal of Operations & Production Management, S. Brockhaus, M. Petersen, A.M. Knemeyer.

09/2018 ¿Special Recognition by the Research Strategies Committee of the Academic Research Symposium from the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals¿ for the poster submission entitled ¿Pushing the Digital Transformation of Logistics: A Tri-Continental Study of Regulatory Environments¿ by Brockhaus, Lammers, and Petersen for CSCMP ¿ ARS 2018.

09/2017 ¿Outstanding Reviewer¿ Award for the Journal of Business Logistics by CSCMP.  

08/2015 The contribution to AOM entitled: ¿Relational Evolution: The Role of Managerial Commitment on Collaborative Transformation¿ won the Institute for Supply Management (ISM) Best Paper Award in Supply Management.
Research Interests:
Supply Chain Sustainability

Product Development

Omnichannel Distribution
Teaching Areas:
Supply Chain Management


Global Supply Chain Management
Professional Affiliations:
Guest Editor for a Special Issue on Education in Supply Chain Management at Transportation Journal.

09/2019 ¿ present

Member of the Editorial Review at Journal of Business Logistics
07/2018 ¿ present
Member of the Editorial Review Board at International Journal of Logistics Management.

Ad-Hoc Reviewer
Journal of Marketing Theory and Practice
Journal of Operations Management
University Service:
Member of the Business College Masters Committee