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Frederik Vos MSc. MSC.

GENERAL INFO

MSc. MSc. MSc. Frederik Vos (*1987) is a researcher in Business Administration at the University of Twente. His areas of expertise include supplier satisfaction as well as identifying innovation & sustainability of suppliers in the supply chain. In addition to teaching, Frederik collaborates on various projects with international companies from the automotive, chemical and construction sectors.

Frederik holds a Master in Business Administration (with highest distinction) from the Faculty of Management and Governance as well as a Master in Organizational Psychology and a Master of Corporate Communication from the Faculty of Behavioral Sciences of the University of Twente.

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Purchasing & Supply Management
  • Buyer-Supplier Relationships (supplier satisfaction and the "preferred customer" status)
  • Strategic Resource Allocation of Suppliers
  • Innovation & Sustainability of Suppliers

CURRENT PROJECTS (2014)

  • Pinpointing the performance-impact of supplier satisfaction and a "preferred customer" status in the chemical sector
  • Deriving practical guidelines for purchasing managers and creating a theoretical basis for scientific advancements in the field of supplier satisfaction
  • Assessing supply chains in the Dutch construction sector to identify innovative and sustainable suppliers

TEACHING RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Purchasing Organization & Governance (POG, IBA 2nd year’s course)
  • Integraal Proces Ontwerp (IPO, TBK 3rd year’s course)
  • Purchasing & Supply Management (PSM, IBA TOM-2 Module)

SUPERVISION RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Supervision of Supply Management Bachelor projects

CONFERENCE PUBLICATIONS

  • Vos, F. G. S., & Schiele, H. (2014). Evaluating Theories in Purchasing & SCM Literature. Paper presented at the 23rd IPSERA Conference. South Africa, Pretoria: IPSERA Conference Proceedings. ISBN: 978-0-620-60348-5
  • Scheffler, P., Vos, F. G. S., Schiele, H., & Horn, P. (2014). Global Sourcing and Competitive Dynamics: The Induction of Competition in the Domestic Supply Base. Paper presented at the 23rd IPSERA Conference. South Africa, Pretoria: IPSERA Conference Proceedings. ISBN: 978-0-620-60348-5
  • Pulles, N., Vos, F. G. S., & Veldman, J. (2014). Competitor Oriented Supply Management Strategies. Paper presented at the 23rd IPSERA Conference. South Africa, Pretoria: IPSERA Conference Proceedings. ISBN: 978-0-620-60348-5