Hamid Noori is a Professor of Operations and Innovation Management. He obtained his Ph.D. in Operations and Production research from the Ivey Business School, Western University in canada. He was the founding Director of both the Research Centre for Management of Technology (REMAT) and the Ph.D. ...
Hamid Noori is a Professor of Operations and Innovation Management. He obtained his Ph.D. in Operations and Production research from the Ivey Business School, Western University in canada. He was the founding Director of both the Research Centre for Management of Technology (REMAT) and the Ph.D. & Research-based Masters programs at the Lazaridis School of Business & Economics. He currently serves as the Executive Director of the Lazaridis EMTM Program.
Professor Noori's teaching responsibilities are in the area of innovation and operations management. He was Laurier's Chair in Enterprise Integration & Technology Management from 2001 to 2010 and the Visiting Chair Professor of Management of Technology (under the Distinguished Scholars Scheme) at the Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering, Hong Kong Polytechnic University from 2002 to 2012. He has also been a visiting scholar at many institutions, including at the Haas School of Business, UC - Berkeley, Xian Jiaotong University in China, USC's Marshall School of Business, Helsinki School of Economics & Business Administration, Warsaw School of Economics, Czech Management Centre (CMC), SIRIM in Malaysia, Fudan University and Tsinghua (Qinghua) University in China.
Professor Noori's research interests are mainly in (a) Innovations and Supply Chain Interfaces & Structure, and (b) Learning & Technological Innovation in Scaled Enterprises and Networks. He has supervised over 50 graduate theses or major projects and has conducted research for the National Research Council (NRC) of Canada, Natural Sciences & Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), the Social Sciences & Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC), Ministry of Transportation of Ontario (MTO), Manufacturing Research Corporation of Ontario (MRCO), the National Center for Management research & Development (NCMRD), Department of Regional Industrial Expansion (DRIE), Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST), and corporations such as F.A.G. AG, MITRA, Chrysler, COMDEV, Ontario Hydro and Bell Canada. He is the author/co-author of seven books and one conference proceeding, several monographs, over 100 papers, and three commercial software packages. Professor Noori was the recipient of the University Research Professor Award (Wilfrid Laurier University's highest academic distinction) in 1993.
Innovations in Supply Chain Interfaces and Structure, Learning and Technological Innovation in Large Enterprises and Networks, Design Thinking and Innovation, and Technology Assessment and Audit.