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Researcher: Bhaskar, PR (Associate Professor Prashant Bhaskar)

Fields of Research

Transportation, logistics and supply chains
Maritime transportation and freight services
Curriculum and pedagogy theory and development
Economics, business and management curriculum and pedagogy
Supply chains
Business systems in context
Logistics
Injury prevention
Occupational and workplace health and safety
Environmental management
Ocean engineering
Fisheries management
Pollution and contamination

Research Objectives

International sea freight transport (excl. live animals, food products and liquefied gas)
Port infrastructure and management
Workforce transition and employment
Management of liquid waste from transport activities (excl. water)
Learner and learning
Human capital issues
Other transport
Other education and training
Logistics
Domestic passenger water transport (e.g. ferries)
Coastal sea freight transport
Management of greenhouse gas emissions from transport activities
Injury prevention and control
Energy storage, distribution and supply
Management
Technological and organisational innovation
Management of solid waste from transport activities
Rehabilitation or conservation of marine environments

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Aligning the course learning outcomes of maritime business degrees with industry preferred skill sets to increase student employability in the onshore maritime industry
An investigation of the skills gap between course learning outcomes of maritime business degrees and onshore employment requirements; 18-th Annual General Assembly of the International Association of Maritime Universities
Conceptualising a resilience based approach to shipping sustainability; 2014 SIBR Conference on Interdisciplinary Business and Economics Research
Conceptualising a resilience based approach to shipping sustainability; Review of Integrative Business & Economics Research
Employability skills of maritime business graduates: industry perspectives; WMU Journal of Maritime Affairs
Overcoming seafarer shortages: Human resource management and marketing strategies for a sustainable future; IAME: International Association of Maritime Economists Annual Conference
Shipping companiesí resilience: the influence of modularity and response diversity; 4th Belt and Road Initiative Conference 2019
Ships of change: Why seafaring needs to embrace innovation; 15th Annual general assembly International Association of Maritime Universities
Unknown Unknowns: US container port resilience in the new Panama Canal expansion era; 2014 International Association of Maritime Economists Conference
US container port resilience in a complex and dynamic world; Maritime Policy and Management

Research Projects

Aligning the course learning outcomes of maritime business degrees with industry preferred skill sets to increase student employability in the onshore maritime industry; International Association of Maritime Universities (IAMU)
Data fusion and machine learning for ship fuel efficiency analysis: a small but essential step towards green shipping through data analytics; International Association of Maritime Universities (IAMU)
Logistics challenges to offshore co-location of aquaculture & energy industries; Blue Economy CRC Co (BECRC)

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