News

Antti Peltokorpi appointed Professor of Operations Management in Construction in Aalto University

His field of expertise as an assistant professor will be in operations management in construction.

Antti Peltokorpi (born 1980) D.Sc. (Tech.), has been appointed Assistant Professor at the Aalto University School of Engineering, Department of Civil and Structural Engineering from 1 February 2015 to 31 January 2019. His field of expertise as an assistant professor will be in operations management in construction.

Peltokorpi has worked as the director of the BIT Research Centre of the Aalto University Department of Industrial Engineering and Management since 2013. From 2012 to 2013, he worked as the research director of the HEMA Institute where he managed the portfolios of national and international research projects on health care services. His role included the planning of new research projects and the strategic management of research work.

Peltokorpi is specialised in research on service innovations, production strategies of services and executive functions.  His special competencies include, among others, measuring and developing the productivity of processes, business models based on customer value, and business networks and supply chains enabled by the built environment. He is most familiar with quantitative methods of analysis, modelling and case studies as research methods.

Peltokorpi has been an appointed speaker in many international conferences on leadership and has authored several academic articles and publications.

In addition to his research work, he has also acted as an expert in numerous projects for developing service processes and business premises in municipalities, hospital districts and companies.

Antti Peltokorpi graduated as Master of Science (Technology) from the Department of Industrial Engineering and Management at the Helsinki University of Technology in 2005 and earned the degree of Doctor of Science (Technology) in 2010. His doctoral thesis, Improving efficiency in surgical services: a process planning and control approach, dealt with the strategic and operative management of surgical practice and its impact on productivity.

 

Contact information:

Professor Antti Peltokorpi

[email protected]

 

 

 

 

 

Yhteystiedot:

Apulaisprofessori Antti Peltokorpi

[email protected]

 

 

 

 

  • Published:
  • Updated:
Share
URL copied!

Read more news

Särkyvää-keramiikka näyttely EMMA-museossa toukokuu2021_elokuu2022_kuva_Ari KArttunen_EMMA_2021
Cooperation, Research & Art Published:

Let ceramics challenge you at the EMMA Museum

The newly opened exhibition reflects on our relationship to ceramics, clay and the environment.
Logo of Emil Aaltonen Foundation
Research & Art Published:

Emil Aaltonen Foundation Grant Awarded to CEST researcher Jari Järvi

Jari Järvi receives PhD fellowship from the Emil Aaltonen Foundation
Eveliina Peltola. Photo: Lassi Savola.
Appointments, Research & Art Published:

Eveliina Peltola: Mathematics is beautiful because in it everything falls into place in a natural way

Assistant Professor Eveliina Peltola sees mathematics as a universal language that people need to get into before they can use it.
Lääkäri juttelee lapsen kanssa
Press releases, Research & Art Published:

Researchers develop better way to determine safe drug doses for children

New research on organ maturation models could lead to improvements in drug development