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Linda Whicker

Ms Linda Whicker

Lecturer and Programme Director in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Business, Law and Politics
  • Hull University Business School


Linda currently teaches at undergraduate and postgraduate level in logistics and operations management.

She has co-developed the new supply chain leadership professional degree programme and solely the Exec MBA Logistics & SCM Pathway Senior Leader degree. She has schools outreach responsibility for the Management Systems & Logistics Subject Group. She was previously HUBS Undergraduate Exams Officer.

Previously she worked at University of Nottingham Business School, leading courses in supply chain management and quality management.

For more than five years, she was seconded to the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus where she led courses in operations management, manufacturing strategy and supply chain management at undergraduate, postgraduate and executive level.

Recent outputs

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Conference Proceeding

Sustainable Palm Oil Supply Chains : Complexity, Custody and Contention

Deutz, P., Jensen, P., & Whicker, L. Sustainable Palm Oil Supply Chains : Complexity, Custody and Contention.

Research interests

Currently Linda is the Principal Investigator for a THYME funded project looking into the commercial viability of sustainable feedstocks for the production of pharmaceutical products (SUSTAIN). this research is partnered with University of York, Bio Development Centre and GSK.

Her research history has focused on assessing supply chain time and cost in the food industry both in the UK and Malaysia.

Lead investigator







THYME: Sustainable feedstocks for the production of pharmaceutical products (SUSTAIN)


Research England




15 July 2019