Yasmine is a PhD candidate of European Doctorate in Industrial Management (EDIM) programme, funded by European Commission, where she has been selected to receive Erasmus Mundus Fellowship for 4 years.
She is currently enrolled in Dept of Management, Economics & Industrial Engineering, Politecnico di Milano, Italy and Department of Industrial Economics and Management in KTH-Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden. She received her MSc. degree in Production Engineering and Management from Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden, and her BSc. degree in Mechanical Design and Production Engineering from Cairo University, Egypt.
In addition to her research specialty, Yasmine has accumulated diverse experience in the fields of Production Management and Business Development, during her involvement in various local and international projects;
- Continuous Improvement: Kraft Foods Int'l - Egypt
- Business Development: Institution of Mechanical Engineers-UK
- Process Optimisation Using Lean Thinking: Skatteverket - Sweden
Yasmine has been involved in mentoring and evaluating 16 groups of bachelor’s students in their graduation project “The Business Game”, at the department of Management, Economics & Industrial Engineering in Politecnico di Milano, for 2013 and 2014 classes.
Yasmine has received the “Best Research Paper” award during the 1st annual EDIM PhD Conference in 2014. Her research interests are Supply Chain Configuration and Design, Humanitarian Relief Chains Management, Performance Management and dealing with efficiency/responsiveness trade-offs, Innovation as a key function of the supply chain, and, Collaborative and Action Research.