Persönlicher Status und Werkzeuge

Prof. Dr. Martin Grunow

Head of Production and Supply Chain Management group
Professor TUM School of Management, Technische Universität München, Germany
Adjunct Professor Technical University of Denmark

Phone: +49 (0)89 289 24870
Room: 1534 (building 0505)


2010 - 

Professor in Production and Supply Chain Management
Department of Production and Supply Chain Management, Technical University of Munich


2006 - 2010

Professor in Operations Management
Department of Management Engineering, Technical University of Denmark
Head of Operations Management Section (25 researchers)
Head of FoodDTU Research area "Catering, convenience, freshness and chain approaches" (30 researchers)


1996 - 2006

Assistant and Associate Professor
Department of Production Management, Technical University of Berlin


2000 - 2001

Leave for central research unit at Degussa AG in Hanau, Germany
Department Supply Chain Development, Process Technology & Engineering


1993 - 1998

Researcher and Lecturer
Department of Production Management, Technical University of Berlin



 Technical University of Berlin


 PHD, summa cum laude 
 Technical University of Berlin

1987 - 1988

 Management studies 
 Dublin City University, Ireland    

1988 - 1993
1985 - 1987

 Master of Industrial Engineering 
 Technical University of Berlin

Publications / service / projects


  • papers in refereed international journals such as International Journal for Production Economics,International Journal for Production Research, European Journal of Operational Research, OR Spectrum
  • numerous contributons to refereed proceedings of international conferences
  • co-editor of a special issue on Food Production and Supply Chain Management in journal OR Spectrum
  • co-editor of special issue on Logistics and Supply Chain in Flexible Services and Manufacturing Journal


  • co-author of chapters in international books
  • co-editor of book series “Produktion und Logistik” at publishing house Gabler
  • co-editor of textbook book "Advanced Planning in Supply Chains - Illustrating the Concepts Using an SAP APO Case Study", Berlin et al., Springer, 2012

A publication list is available here.


  • member of organization and program committees for more than 20 international conferences
  • organizer of streams at different conferences
  • project evaluator for Austrian Science Fund, Academy of Finland, Danish Agency for Science and Technology (> 100 proposals)
  • reviewer of scientific performance at Wageningen University, The Netherlands
  • external examiner of the bachelor programme Production Management at the University of Limerick, Ireland 
  • editorial board of 3 international journals
  • referee for more than 80 papers in more than 20 different ISI journals


    • projects (co-)funded by Danish Food Research Programme, German National Science Foundation, EU, Danish Globalization Fund

    Grants / Awards

    • Associate Member of the International Academy for Production Engineering (2009)
    • German National Science Foundation (2008)
    • Korea Science and Engineering Foundation (2007)
    • Taiwanese National Science Foundation (2006)
    • National Science Foundation USA (2004)
    • German National Science Foundation (2002)
    • Konrad-Mellerowicz-Award for young scientists (2001)
    • Hermann-Schlosser-Foundation (2000)

    Membership in scientific organizations

    • Strategic Research Council Denmark (Det Strategiske Forskningsråd)
      Member of the Programme Committee Health, Food and Welfare (since 2010)
    • Production and Operations Management Society
    • European Operations Management Association
    • German Operations Research Society


    Conference contributions