Irfan Ulhaq

SBM Irfan Ulhaq
School: School of Business & Management 
Department: Business Innovation
Position: Associate Lecturer
Location: RMIT Saigon South
Phone: +842836223621

With over 15 years of experience in IT Management, Enterprise Systems, Supply Chain and E-commerce. His research and expertise cover the areas of Supply Chain Management, Technology & Innovations Management, Project-Based, Team & Organizational Learning. Knowledge Management, Cyber Security, Social Media, Procurement Management & Sourcing 

Supply Chain and Logistics, Enterprise Systems, E-Business and E-Commerce Technologies, Procurement Management & Sourcing 

Sustainability, Technology, Innovation, Learning 

  • Pham, H.C., Brennan, L., Parker, L., Phan, T.N., Ulhaq, I., Nkhoma, M.Z. and Nguyen, M.N., 2019. Enhancing cyber security behavior: an internal social marketing approach. Information & Computer Security.
  • Ulhaq, I., Khalfan, M.M., Maqsood, T. and Le, T., (2019). ‘Knowledge Management (KM) practices in Project-Based Supply Chains:  An Exploratory Study and Preliminary Findings’, in CIB 2019: International Council for Research and Innovation in Building and Construction (CIB) 2019, Hong Kong, 17-21 June 
  • Whittaker, S., Khalfan, M.M., Ulhaq, I., (2019). Developing Community Disaster Resilience through Preparedness. International Journal of Critical Infrastructures, [Accepted, In press]
  • Khalfan M; and Ulhaq, I. (2018), Tenants Satisfaction in Abu Dhabi (UAE): A survey, Middle East Journal of Business. 2019; 14(1): pp. 20-27. 
  • Ulhaq, I., Khalfan, M.M., Maqsood, T. and Le, T., (2017). Development of a conceptual framework for knowledge management within construction project supply chain. International Journal of Knowledge Management Studies, 8(3-4), pp.191-209. 
  • Ulhaq, I., Titus, K., Nkhoma, M., Vu, H. and Tuyet, N. (2016). Information security Risk in Supply Chain Management: A Review of Literature in the context of Developing Country. International Journal of Information Systems and Engineering, 4(2), pp.223-246
  • Pham, H., Ulhaq, I., Nguyen, M., Nkhoma, M. (2018), ‘An Exploratory Study of Knowledge Sharing Practice in Cyber Security’, in ACIS 2018: Australasian Conference on Information Systems 2018, Sydney, 3-5 Dec
  • McDonald, S., Losekoot, E. & Ulhaq, I. (2018).  The food gaze of foreigners in Vietnam. TTRA APac Conference: Travel & Tourism Research in the Global South: Advancing through Cooperation and Collaboration, (1st – 3rd December), RMIT University, Saigon, Vietnam.
  • Nguyen, T., Pham, H., McClelland, R., Ulhaq, I., Dang, T. (2018) Determinants for Participation in the Global Value Chain: Challenges and Prospects of Small and Medium Enterprises in Vietnam, BRI Conference 2018, Ho Chi Minh City, 
  • Pham, H., Nguyen, M; Ulhaq, I; Nkhoma M (2018), ‘Transforming Cyber-Security Compliance: Gamification & Experiential Learning’, in ISMC 2018: International Social Marketing Conference 2018, 
  • Morisani, EA, Azhar, S, Ulhaq, I, Khalfan, M & Maqsood, T (2017). ‘Engineering and Construction Expertise Transfusion at the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers: A KM case study’, in M Lamb (ed), AUBEA 2017: Australasian Universities Building Education Association Conference 2017, EPiC Series in Education Science, EasyChair, pp. 110–118, accessed from <>.
  • Calbeto, J., Abareshi, A., Sriratanaviriyakul, N., Nkhoma, M., Pittayachawan, S., Ulhaq, I., Wandt, F. and Vo, H., 2017, July. Lazada's last mile: Where no e-commerce company in Vietnam had gone before. In InSITE 2017 (pp. 117-126). Informing Science Institute. 
  • Nkhoma, C., Nkhoma, M., Ulhaq, I., Mai, S. (2017). Enhancing Students' Learning through Early Class Preparation, In Proceeding of the Informing Science + information technology Education Conference, Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), July 31 - August 5 2017
  • Adoption of Shrimp farming Technologies in Vietnam (2019) - RMIT
  • Global Value Chain participation for SMEs - A case of manufacturing sector in Vietnam (2018) - RMIT
  • Exploring role of social marketing to establish security behavior (2017) - RMIT
  • Effect of IT Competence and Supply Chain Agility in Manufacturing Sector (2017) - RMIT
  • Adoption of Shrimp farming Technologies in Vietnam (2019) RMIT
  • Global Value Chain participation for SMEs - A case of manufacturing sector in Vietnam (2018) - RMIT

2018, Excellence in Teaching Award, School of Business Management, RMIT Vietnam 

8+ years of experience in Technology development and implementation.

  • 2011 – Present: Associate Lecturer and Offering Coordinator, RMIT University Vietnam
  • 2009- 2010/10: Admin & Support Officer (part time)- ERSM Site Safety & Security, London UK
  • 2007/02- 2010/12: IT Instructor- Advanced City College, Ilford London, UK 
  • 2002-2004: Software developer - Emcentrix Inc. USA
  • 2002– 2005: Visiting Lecturer- College of Information Technology (AIOU), Pakistan 
  • Associate member of Supply Chain Cluster. 
  • Member of Vietnam Supply Chain Forum