Katarzyna Grzybowska

Curriculum vitae


  • 2000 - Graduation from the Poznan University of Technology (Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Management); M.Sc. Diploma in Management and Marketing, Poznan University of Technology (with honors)
  • 2008 - the scientific degree of PhD in economic sciences (management), Poznan University of Technology (Faculty of Computing Science and Management)

Research interests

My research interests are:

  • Supply Chain Management (Trust in the Supply Chain, Cooperation Culture, Relationships within the Supply Chain, Integration of Supply Chains, Constitutive elements of the Supply Chain),
  • Logistics (Inventory Management, Warehouse Management, Purchasing Strategy),
  • Change Management in a new economy (Reorganisation, Organisational Change Management, Implementation of change, Elimination of waste, Business Process Improvement).

Active projects

  • Survey on logistics platforms

Completed projects and programme

  • Program Operacyjny Kapita? Ludzki, Gda?ska Fundacja Kszta?cenia Mened?erów, Gospodarka magazynowa, [Operational Programme Human Capital, Gdansk Foundation for Management Development, Warehouse Management], 2009
  • Project No. 6/642/WI/10: Analiza logistyki wewn?trznej nasion w polskich ogrodniczych firmach nasiennych i mo?liwo?ci jej optymalizacji [Analysis of the internal logistics of Polish horticultural seed companies and possibilities of its optimization], 2010
  • Program Operacyjny Kapita? Ludzki, Narodowa Strategia spójno?ci, wspó?finansowany ze ?rodków Unii Europejskiej w ramach Europejskiego Funduszu Spo?ecznego, nr POKL.04.01.01-00-250/09: Wiedza dla gospodarki, [Operational Programme Human Capital], 2011


  • 2005/2006: Award of the Rector of the Poznan University of Technology for educational activities
  • 2006/2007: Award of the Rector of the Poznan University of Technology for educational activities
  • 2010/2011: Award of the Rector of the Poznan University of Technology for organizational achievements

Short bio

She is the Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Engineering Management Poznan University of Technology. She is the author or co-author of more than 100 technical and popular publications (articles, book chapters, conference papers, monographs, and several books including the most popular Podstawy Logistyki [Fundamentals of Logistics] (2009), Gospodarka zapasami i magazynem. Cz??? 1 [Inventory management and warehouse. Part 1] (2009) and Gospodarka zapasami i magazynem. Cz??? 2 [Inventory management and warehouse. Part 2] (2010). She is published papers in journals such as Logistics and Transport, International Journal of Human Resource Development and Management, Research in Logistics & Production and Lecture Notes in Computer Science. Her primary research interests are Supply Chain Management.

She is the associate editor of the Journal Research in Logistics & Production, the editor of the International Journal of information Processing and Management, and a member of the International Board of Reviewers of the Informing Science + IT Education Conference.

She is the chair of the organizing committee the Annual Scientific Conference Economy and Efficiency – contemporary solutions in logistics and production.