Anita Romsdal has been a research scientist in production management at the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering at NTNU since January 2014. Previously, she was a researcher in logistics at SINTEF Technology and Society (2004-2013). She has a Master of Business Administration degree (Victoria University of Technology, 2003) and a PhD in production planning and control in food production (NTNU, 2014). Her main research field is Operations Management, focusing on logistics, supply chain management, and planning and control. Application areas include supply chains from production, through wholesale/warehouse and retail. Dr. Romsdal has initiated, coordinated and carried out a large number of national and international research projects. She is author and co-author of over 40 papers in international journals and conferences, including Production Planning & Control, Journal of Cleaner Production, International Journal of Food System Dynamics, and Advanced Materials Research. She has supervised over 50 student projects at bachelor and master level.