A partnership between Pesenti Foundation, Bocconi University and Zaragoza Logistics Center for the establishment of a Logistics and Supply Chain Management PhD at the University of Bergamo.
High-level training and research activities
To offer high-level training and to start activity of research in integrated logistics management and the relationships between companies and global network of logistics and productive services: these are the aims of the PhD in Logistics and Supply Chain Management.
The agreement foresees scholarships for talented and deserving graduate students who are enrolled in a Logistics and Supply Chain Management PhD. Students, teachers and researchers exchanges either in Bergamo University or in Zaragoza Logistics Center are also included.
The teaching staff will involve foreign teachers, experienced of logistics and supply chain management, coming from the following institutions: Warwick Business School, Ucla, Mit-Zlc, Mit in Boston, Cranfield School of Management, Imd, Erasmus Rotterdam School of Management, Tel Aviv University, European Institute of Purchasing Management, New York Politechnic and Essec in Paris.
The PhD in Logistics and Supply Chain Management is dedicated to the preparation and the scientific training of young researcher focused on the topics of the logistics and supply chain management in the global context and is delivered by the University of Bergamo particularly by its Department of Business Administration.
The PhD in Logistics and Supply Chain Management is a 3 year program mainly dedicated to young students with a second level degree in Economics, Management, Business Administration and Engineering.
The programme will start in the academic year 2007/2008. Training is mainly concentrated in the first three semesters. During this period, the attendance of a selection of courses (at least for a quarter) delivered by MIT-ZLC in its MSc in Supply Chain Management is mandatory.
The Pesenti Foundation is a non-profit institution established in 2004.
Its goals are to promote education and scientific research, sustainable economic and social development of enterprises and the ethical, social and cultural growth of the society.