Cristina Sancha Fernández
Lecturer, Department of Operations, Innovation and Data Sciences at ESADE
Contracted Doctoral Professor URL


Education

  • Ph.D. ESADE - Universitat Ramon Llull
  • Máster Universitario en Investigación en Ciencias de la Gestión. ESADE - Universitat Ramon Llull
  • Máster Universitario en Investigación en Ciencias de la Gestión. ESADE
  • Licenciado o Licenciada en Administración y Dirección de Empresas. ESADE

Areas of interest

  • Sustainable supply chain management Triple bottom line Sustainable supplier development

Biography

She holds a Phd in Management Sciences and a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration from ESADE Business School. Her PhD thesis was awarded with the first prize of the European Doctoral Programmes Association in Management & Business Administration (EDAMBA). She visited The Hong Kong Polytechnic University for a research stage and has was awarded with a Rosalind Franklin Fellowship in Groningen University.

Her research interests are centered around the concepts of sustainable operations and supply chain management. More specifically, she studies the extension of sustainability upstream the supply chain.

Her most recent articles have been published in Journal of Cleaner Production, Supply Chain Management: An International Journal and Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management.



Selected publications

Sancha Fernández, C., Mària Serrano, J. & Giménez Thomsen, C. (2019). Managing sustainability in lower-tier suppliers: How to deal with the invisible zone. African Journal of Economic and Management Studies, 10 (4), pp. 458-474. DOI: 10.1108/AJEMS-09-2018-0266.

Sancha Fernández, C., Wong, C.Y.W. & Giménez Thomsen, C. (2019). Do dependent suppliers benefit from buying firms' sustainability practices?. Journal of Purchasing & Supply Management, 25 (4), pp. 100542-100545. DOI: 10.1016/j.pursup.2019.100542.

Barbarà-i-Molinero, A., Sancha Fernández, C., Cascón Pereira, R. & Kruger, H. (2019). Facilitating the transition from being a geography student to becoming a geographer in Spain: The role of professional identity. Journal of Geography in Higher Education, 43 (4), pp. 505-526.

Sancha Fernández, C., Wiengarten, F., Longoni, A. & Pagell, M. (2019). The moderating role of temporary work on the performance of lean manufacturing systems. International Journal of Production Research. DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2019.1651458.

Sancha Fernández, C., Barbarà-i-Molinero, A. & Cascón Pereira, R. (2018). Healthcare vs social sciences students: Who identifies the most?. Journal of Applied Research in Higher Education, 10 (4), pp. 583-594. DOI: 10.1108/JARHE-02-2018-0013.

Giménez Thomsen, C., Sierra, V., Sancha Fernández, C., Rodón Mòdol, J. & Markovic Markovic, S. (2018). The impact of environmental and social practices on the triple bottom line: A mediated model. In Lindgreen, A., Hirsch, B., Vallaster, C. & Yousofzai, S. (Eds.), Measuring and controlling sustainability: Spanning theory and practice (pp. 141-166). London; New York: Routledge.

Sancha Fernández, C. & Giménez Thomsen, C. (2017). ¿Cómo extender la sostenibilidad a los proveedores?. Harvard Deusto Business Review, (273), pp. 6-13.

Wong, C.Y.W., Sancha Fernández, C. & Giménez Thomsen, C. (2017). A national culture perspective in the efficacy of supply chain integration practices. International Journal of Production Economics, (193), pp. 554-565. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijpe.2017.08.015.

Sancha Fernández, C., Giménez Thomsen, C. & Sierra, V. (2016). Achieving a socially responsible supply chain through assessment and collaboration. Journal of Cleaner Production, 112 (Part 3), pp. 1934-1947. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2015.04.137.

Sancha Fernández, C., Wong, C.Y.W. & Giménez Thomsen, C. (2016). Buyer-supplier relationships on environmental issues: A contingency perspective. Journal of Cleaner Production, 112 (Part 3), pp. 1849-1860. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2014.09.026.

Sancha Fernández, C., Giménez Thomsen, C., Sierra, V. & Kazeminia, A. (2015). Does implementing social supplier development practices pay off?. Supply Chain Management: An International Journal, 20 (4), pp. 389-403. DOI: 10.1108/SCM-07-2014-0239.

Sancha Fernández, C., Longoni, A. & Giménez Thomsen, C. (2014). Sustainable supplier development practices: Drivers and enablers in a global context. Journal of Purchasing & Supply Management, 21 (2), pp. 95-102. DOI: 10.1016/j.pursup.2014.12.004.