Scott McDonald

SBM Scott McDonald
School: School of Business & Management 
Department: Business Innovation
Position: Lecturer/Course Coordinator
Location: RMIT Saigon South
Phone: +84 (28) 3622-3646

With over 25 years of experience in Business Management, Technology, Hospitality and Education. His research and expertise cover the areas of Operations Management, Business Strategy, Entrepreneurship, Technology & Innovations Management, Hospitality Management, Digital Marketing and Human Resource Management


Communications/Hospitality, Logistics, Entrepreneurship

Communications, Logistics, Entrepreneurship, Education, Hospitality

  • Pham, H.C., Nguyen, T.T., McDonald, S. and Tran-Kieu, N.Q., 2019. Information Sharing in Logistics Firms: An Exploratory Study of the Vietnamese Logistics Sector. The Asian Journal of Shipping and Logistics, 35(2), pp.87-95.
  • Kim, E. and McDonald, S., 2018. Development of the food safety labelling technique for applied business in the Vietnamese retail food industry. DEVELOPMENT, 6(2).
  • Kim, E. and McDonald, S., 2018. Food Safety Labelling Management in the Green Supply Chain Management: A Direct Observational Study in the Vietnamese Retail Food Sector. Journal of International Logistics and Trade, 16(3), pp.95-108.
  • McDonald, S.D., 2017. Enhanced Critical Thinking Skills through Problem-Solving Games in Secondary Schools. Interdisciplinary Journal of E-Learning & Learning Objects, 13.
  • An analysis of Design-Reality Gap in Smart city Building: the case of Ho Chi Minh City (2018), RMIT University, $6000
  • An Exploratory Investigation into the Readiness of Vietnamese Companies for Blockchain Technology (2018), ACCA, All resources supplied by the ACCA.
  • ‘Digital Transformation in Vietnam’, KPMG Vietnam, $15,000
  • Emiratization in Higher Education: An Emirati Perspective (2014),  Sharjah Directorate of Human Resources, $30,000
  • Sustainability: It’s Our Business (2010), Abu Dhabi Dutyfree and Etihad Airways, $50,000
  • RMIT – Internal Grant 2017
  • RMIT – Internal Grant 2018
  • PhD Candidate – Eunsung Kim – Second Supervisor
  • PhD Candidate – Mai Do – Second Supervisor 
  • Project Manager – EMI – 2004-2011 
  • Materials Manager – Freudenberg – 2002-2004 
  • Purchasing/Whse Manager – Alsius – 2000-2002 
  • RMIT Vietnam – 2016-Present
  • Vietnam Australia Intl School – 2011-2016