Markku Kuula

Markku Kuula

E704 Dept. Information and Service Management

Professor in logistics at Aalto University School of Business since 2009.
Head of the Information and Service Management Department

Chair of the Aalto University's Professors Council 2022-2023
Past President of European Division at Decision Sciences Institute (, from July 1th, 2021 to June 31th, 2022.
Board Member of the European Decision Sciences Institute since 2013.
Associate Editor of the Decision Sciences Journal since 2014.
Chair of the Board of the Heureka Science Centre in Vantaa since 2022.
Research on the following topics:
Logistics/Supply Chain Management, Operations management, Quality management, Decision making, Public sector management, and ICT-management

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Honors and awards

The Peccei Scholarship Honorable Mention Citations for combined contributions in Methodology of Decision Analysis Project

Awarded during participation in the Young Scientists Summer Program of IIASA, summer 1989, together with dr. Antonie Stam
Award or honor granted for a specific work Department of Information and Service Management Jan 1989

The Medal awarded by the Finnish Forest Science Society

Award or honor granted for a specific work Department of Information and Service Management Jan 1997

The Chris Voss Highly Commended Paper Award at the 21st Annual EUROMA 2014 Conference

Awarded for a research paper titled “Supply chain risk management and operational performance: the impact of country-level disruption risks”, by Kauppi, K., Caniato, F., Kuula, M. and Longoni, A.
Award or honor granted for a specific work Department of Information and Service Management Jan 2014


Etätyöstä eteenpäin : Arvioi monipaikkaisen työn valmius ja hyödynnä hyvät käytännöt

Juha Eskelinen, Markku Kuula, Laura Bordi, Kirsi Heikkilä-Tammi, Riitta-Liisa Larjovuori, Susanne Mansner, Minni Miettinen 2024

Työhyvinvoinnin tuottavuusvaikutukset tutkimuksen valossa

Juha Eskelinen, Pekka Ilmakunnas, Markku Kuula 2022

How job resources influence employee productivity and technology-enabled performance in financial services

Sanna Nuutinen, Salla Ahola, Juha Eskelinen, Markku Kuula 2022 JOURNAL OF ORGANIZATIONAL EFFECTIVENESS

Circular Economy and Second-hand Firms: Integrating Ownership Structures

Sadaat Ali Yawar, Markku Kuula 2021 Cleaner Logistics and Supply Chain

Business students’ value priorities and attitudes towards sustainable development

Anu Bask, Merja Halme, Markku Kallio, Markku Kuula 2020 Journal of Cleaner Production

Operations adding value to society

Gyöngyi Kovács, Markku Kuula, Stefan Seuring, Constantin Blome 2020 International Journal of Operations And Production Management

Linking green supply chain management skills and environmental performance

Pinja Raitasuo, Markku Kuula, Alex Ruiz-Torres, Max Finne 2019 Operations Management and Sustainability

Digisti työn imuun?

Salla Ahola, Juha Eskelinen, Kirsi Heikkilä-Tammi, Markku Kuula, Riitta-Liisa Larjovuori, Sanna Nuutinen 2018