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Doctor Patrick Beullens

Dr Patrick Beullens

Associate Professor

Research interests

  • Ocean shipping - decisions under risk, environmental performance
  • Retail supply chains - perishable products, food waste management
  • Logistics and reverse logistics

More research

Accepting applications from PhD students.


Dr Patrick Beullens is an Associate Professor in Operational Research and Management Science within Southampton Business School at the University of Southampton. His current research interests in popular science topics include the computational theory of mind and evolutionary psychology, and links to decsion making under risk, with application in various sectors including retail supply chains and international shipping.

Dr Beullens holds the following external positions:

Member of the European Working Group on Reverse Logistics (REVLOG)

Member of the European Working Group on Metaheuristics (EU/ME)