Johan Woxenius is professor of Maritime Transport Management and Logistics at University of Gothenburg since 2008. He received the degrees of M.Sc. (Industrial engineering), PhD and associate professor/docent at Chalmers University of Technology. His main research field is maritime and intermodal freight transport and the research covers sustainability, industrial organisation, production systems, traffic designs and information systems. He has also published articles on urban freight, joint transport of freight and passengers and more fundamental articles on transport detours and global production systems.
He leads University of Gothenburg's part of the maritime research and education programme Lighthouse (www.lighthouse.nu), the logistics research centre Northern LEAD (www.chalmers.se/tme/lead-en) and the Area of Advance Transport (www.chalmers.se/en/areas-of-advance/transport), all run together with Chalmers University of Technology.
Johan Woxenius is a member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences, he is on the scientific advisory board of Volvo Research and Educational Foundations and a member of Schenker Sweden's Strategic Advisory Board. He is associate editor of Transport Reviews and serves in the editorial boards of some other. For the World Conference on Transport Research Society, he leads Topic Area B Freight and is also member of the Scientific Committee.
Johan Woxenius has published in Built Environment, Computers in Industry, European Journal of Transport and Infrastructure Research, European Transport - International Journal of Transport Economics, Engineering and Law, Growth & Change: A Journal of Urban and Regional Policy, International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management, Journal of Interdisciplinary Economics, Journal of Shipping and Trade, Journal of Transport Geography, Journal of Transportation Planning and Technology, Logistik-Management, MarIus, Research in Transportation Business & Management,Research in Transportation Economics, Supply Chain Forum: An International Journal, Transport, Sustainability, Transport Policy, Transport Reviews, Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment and World Review of Intermodal Transportation Research.