Ayham Jaaron is an experienced Senior Lecturer in Business and management at the Department of Management and Entrepreneurship of De Montfort University, Leicester. Before this, he was an Associate Professor in Industrial Engineering at An-Najah national University in Palestine 2010-2019. During this time, Ayham served as Head of Industrial Engineering Department for three consecutive years 2011-2014, and also served as Director of Quality Assurance Unit of the University 2014-2016.
Ayham is recognized for his expertise and contributions to the quality of education in Palestine. He led the largest ABET Accreditation project in the region for seven engineering programs simultaneously at An-Najah National University, that resulted in a successful ABET Accreditation process.
He received his PhD degree (full time) in Manufacturing Engineering and Operations Management from the Wolfson School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, Loughborough University in 2010.
Ayham is a Member of the Chartered Management Institute (MCMI) and a Certified Management and Business Educator (CMBE). He is also an Associate Fellow with Advance HE.
Ayham’s multidisciplinary high-quality research has introduced him as a leading researcher with an established and growing national and international profile in his research areas. Ayham's research activities have recently focused on the intersection between the areas of service operations management, logistics and supply chain management, organisational sustainable performance, service quality, industry 4.0 and sustainability, organisational resilience, systems thinking, and green human resources management in the manufacturing and service sectors.