Dr Amrik Sohal is a Professor in the Department of Management at Monash Business School and leads the Global Value Chains Research Network.

He has received research grants from the State and Federal Governments, the Australian Research Council and Monash University.

In 2001, he received the Vice-Chancellor’s Award for Postgraduate Supervision and in 2004 he received an award for research excellence from the International Association for Management of Technology.

Professor Sohal has impressive research experience both in Australia and overseas. He has authored or co-authored over 100 papers published in refereed journals, as well as three books and a number of chapters contributed to books.

His current research interests are in manufacturing/ operations strategy, technology/information management, quality management, supply chain management, lean/agile production systems and electronic business.