Dr. Azadegan focuses on research related to supply chain disruptions, response and recovery from disruptions and inter-organizational creativity and innovation. Dr. Azadegan manages the Supply Chain Disruption Research (SCDR) Laboratory at the Center for Supply Chain Management.
Dr. Azadegan's work is published in the Journal of Operations Management, Production and Operations Management Journal, Journal of Supply Chain Management, R&D Management Journal, Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management and International Journal of Operations and Production Management. He is currently working on several projects related to disruption recovery and response management practices of supply chains.
Dr. Azadegan has over ten years of industry experience with Fortune 500 companies, including Ford Motor Company, Quaker Oats, Ralston Purina and Fortune Brands (makers of Masterlock) as a means for grounding his research into what is useful for practitioners. He is an active member of the Decision Sciences Institute, and an officer (treasurer) with the Academy of Management - Operations Management Division.