Dr Temidayo Akenroye

Liverpool Business School

Dr Temidayo Akenroye is a Senior Lecturer in Supply Chain Management and the module leader for Strategic Procurement at the Liverpool John Moores University, with more than a decade of professional experience, prior to his academic career. He has significant industrial experience, having worked as a senior manager in procurement and supply chain management fields across NHS organisations in the UK. Temidayo holds a PhD in Supply Chain Management (with Sustainability) from the University of Salford; He also earned two master’s degrees, one in Sustainability Leadership, from the prestigious University of Cambridge and the other in Supply Chain & Logistics Management from the University of Salford, where he also held part-time teaching positions.

Temidayo’s research interests lie in three distinct but interconnected areas of supply chain management, sustainability and innovation management. Currently, his focus is on designing conceptual models, analytical tools with strategic interventions for tackling economic, social and environmental issues through global supply chains; he also has a keen interest in using multiple theoretical lenses to underpin research projects, including (but not limited to) the resource-based view (RBV), new institutional theory, agency theory, dynamic capability theory and design theory.

He was a visiting researcher at the Centre for Leading Innovation & Cooperation (CLIC) in HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management, Germany, and has published several articles in journals such as International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management; Journal of Enterprising Culture; Int. J. Procurement Management; International Journal of Business and Social Science; The Public Sector Innovation Journal; International Area Studies Review; International Journal of Project Organization and Management; Journal of Public Procurement.

His teaching experience is universal and covers a wide range of areas such as Supply Chain Management, Procurement and Logistics; Sustainable Businesses; Innovation Management; International Business; Research Methods. Temidayo is also full-member of Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS) and currently coordinates their activities for module accreditation in Liverpool John Moores University.

Languages

English
Yoruba

Degrees

University of Salford, United Kingdom, PhD in, Supply Chain Management
University of Cambridge, United Kingdom, MSt in Sustainability Leadership
University of Salford, United Kingdom, MSc in Procurement, Supply Chain & Logistics
Maritime Academy of Nigeria, Nigeria, PgDip in Shipping Technology and Logistics
Federal Polytechnic, Nigeria, HND in Mineral Resources Engineering

Academic appointments

Senior Lecturer in Supply Chain Management, Liverpool Business School, Liverpool John Moores Univeristy, 2017 - present
Lecturer (part-time) in Procurement and Supply Chain Management, Salford Business School, University of Salford, 2008 - 2009

Journal article

Kah S, Akenroye T. 2020. Evaluation of social impact measurement tools and techniques: A systematic review of the literature Social Enterprise Journal, DOI Public Url

Durowoju O, Chan HK, Wang X, Akenroye T. 2020. Supply Chain Redesign Implications to Information Disruption Impact International Journal of Production Economics, DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Akenroye T, Jonathan O, Jamal E, Durowoju O. 2020. Dynamic Capabilities for SME Participation in Public Procurement Business Process Management Journal, 26 :857-888 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Akenroye TO, Nygård HM, Eyo A. 2017. Towards implementation of sustainable development goals (SDG) in developing nations: A useful funding framework International Area Studies Review, DOI Public Url

Akenroye TO, Kuenne CW. 2015. Key competencies for promoting service innovation: What are implications for the health sector? The innovation journal : the public sector innovation journal, 20

Oyegoke AS, Akenroye TO, Dickinson M. 2015. Transformation in the organisation and management of traditional contracting system in the UK International Journal of Project Organisation and Management, 6 :358-378 DOI

Akenroye TO. 2013. An appraisal of the use of social criteria in public procurement in Nigeria Journal of Public Procurement, 13 :364-397 DOI

Kuenne CW, Akenroye TO, Moeslein KM. 2013. Online Innovation Intermediaries In Healthcare Proceedings of the 21st European Conference on Information Systems, Author Url Public Url

Akenroye TO, Aju O. 2013. Barriers to SMEs participation in public procurement in Nigeria: Some preliminary results International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management, 17 :314-328 DOI

Akenroye TO, Oyegoke AS, Eyo AB. 2013. Development of a framework for the implementation of green public procurement in Nigeria International Journal of Procurement Management, 6 :1-23 DOI

Akenroye TO. 2012. Factors influencing innovation in healthcare: A conceptual synthesis Innovation Journal, 17 :1-21

Akenroye TO, Ojo O, Aju O. 2012. Purchasing and Supply Management Practices in Corporate Nigeria: An investigation into the Financial Services Industry International Journal of Business and Social Science, Vol. 3 Public Url

AKENROYE TO, AJU O. A TAXONOMY OF APPROACHES FOR PROMOTING SMEs ACCESS TO PUBLIC PROCUREMENT MARKET Journal of Enterprising Culture, 21 :335-357 DOI

Conference publication

Kah S, Akenroye T. Evaluation of social impact measurement tools and techniques; a systematic review of literature International Social Innovation Research Conference 2019 DOI

Highlighted activities

External collaboration:

Centre for International Development and Training, University of Wolverhampton, Dr Aurelian Mbzibain. 2021

Research Grants Awarded:

Society for the Advancement of Management Studies (SAMS), “Mainstreaming African indigenous management theories and practices into publications in international journals” PI - Temidayo Akenroye, CI- Claire Hannibal, Grant value (£): 5,450, Duration of research project: 3 years (max). 2020

Strategic Priority Scheme, Liverpool John Moores, University, UK, Developing a taxonomy of risk factors for the blood supply chain in Nigeria, PI - Temidayo Akenroye, Grant value (£): 2500, Duration of research project: 1. 2020

Professional activities

External collaboration:

Centre for International Development and Training, University of Wolverhampton, Dr Aurelian Mbzibain. 2021

Media Coverage:

https://email-bulletins.ljmu.ac.uk/staff-bulletin/default.aspx?issue=October%2016%202020, LJMU Together Connecting Our Community: beyond a white business curriculum. 2020

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m000fp82, A live interview on BBC News (North West Tonight) to discuss the impact of coronavirus on UK automotive supply chains.. 2020

Other invited event:

Promoting Supply Chain Excellence in the Pharma Industry through Private Sector-Academia Partnerships, Zoom, The webinar is both a knowledge-building and experience-sharing session between top executives of selected subset of companies in the pharmaceutical sector (Nigerian and Global companies). The event will provide an opportunity for Nigerian pharmaceutical companies to hear from experts on the value of effective supply chain system to their bottom-line, learn practical steps on building internal capacity in supply chain management, provide an avenue for the companies to share their challenges while proffering solutions or opportunities available to support their journey to supply chain excellence.. 2020

Research Grants Awarded:

Society for the Advancement of Management Studies (SAMS), “Mainstreaming African indigenous management theories and practices into publications in international journals” PI - Temidayo Akenroye, CI- Claire Hannibal, Grant value (£): 5,450, Duration of research project: 3 years (max). 2020

Strategic Priority Scheme, Liverpool John Moores, University, UK, Developing a taxonomy of risk factors for the blood supply chain in Nigeria, PI - Temidayo Akenroye, Grant value (£): 2500, Duration of research project: 1. 2020

Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) via LJMU, “Creating jobs through public procurement: an investigation in state procurement practices in Edo- State, Nigeria” PI- Temidayo Akenroye, Grant value (£): 2,740, Duration of research project: 3 months. 2018

SNV, Netherlands Development Organisation, “Design and pilot of procurement interventions to link smallholder farmers to School Feeding Programs in Kenya, Mali and Ghana", PI - Temidayo Akenroye, Grant value (£): 15,000, Duration of research project: 2 years. 2013

External PGR examinations performed:

Anglia Ruskin University, Professional Doctorate, Has the Modernisation of EU Public Procurement Rules Met the Intended Goals?. 2020

External committees:

Research Advisory Panel, Africa Resource Centre (ARC), Member, https://www.africaresourcecentre.org/. 2019

Industrial connections:

Cooper/Smith, Washington, DC, USA, Special Adviser on Public Health Supply Chains, https://coopersmith.org/temidayoakenroye. 2019

Conference presentation:

“An empirical investigation of the drawbacks of SME-friendly public procurement policies: the UK experiences, 26th European Operations Management Association (EurOMA) Conference, Helsinki, Finland, Oral presentation. 2019

Award:

Guest Lecture, International Days (1-5 May 2019) at University College, Ghent, Belgium, Total grant €1,235,, Erasmus + Staff Teaching Mobility programme. 2019

Guest Lecture, International Days (8 -11 April, 2019) at IPAG Business School, Nice, France., Erasmus + Staff Teaching Mobility programme,. 2019

Guest Lecture, International Days (2-3 May 2018) at Artevelde University College, Ghent, Belgium, Total Grant - €525., Erasmus + Staff Teaching Mobility programme. 2018

Membership of professional bodies:

Full Member (MCIPS), The Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply, UK.

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