Matthias Kalverkamp, M.Sc.
Logistics and Supply Chain Management; previous focus: new IC Technologies in logistics processes, Serious Gaming in logistics and operations; current research focus are supply chains und markets for automotive recycling.
From 2004 until 2008, Matthias Kalverkamp studied economics and cultural area studies (Spanish) at the University of Duisburg-Essen (B.A.). From 2008 until 2010, he specialized in logistics (M.Sc.) at the University of Applied Sciences Münster.
During his master studies, Matthias worked in the paper industry. For his master thesis, he went to Ecuador for field research about process optimization and change management in international contexts.
After his studies, Matthias conducted applied research projects and training for graduate students. By the end of 2011 he started to work at BIBA – Bremer Institut für Produktion und Logistik GmbH. He was work package leader in the EU project ELLIOT, and he was responsible for a Scientific and Technological Cooperation (German: WTZ) project with the University Arturo Prat in Iquique/Chile about sustainable raw mineral extraction. Furthermore, he was involved with curriculum development and teaching.
Since July 2014 Matthias is a research scientist in the research group Cascade Use at the University of Oldenburg where he started his PhD in 2015.