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Rene Kling

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René Kling

Lecturer Management (Tasmanian School of Business and Economics) and Lecture Applied Business (University College)

Room 211 , Old IMAS

+61 3 6226 7360 (phone)

klingr@utas.edu.au

René has an extensive career history for both public and private organisations, holding senior management positions in Procurement and Logistics, in addition to running his own consulting and training business for over 16 years. René has been lecturing on a sessional basis at UTAS for TSBE since 2015 (receiving Teaching Merit Certificates in 2016 and 2017), and for the University College since 2017. Prior to that, René lectured for CQU in Brisbane for 8 years on a sessional basis. René has spoken at many conferences throughout Australia and overseas, is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply and an Associate Fellow of AIM.

General Responsibilities

René’s teaching role encompasses subject development, teaching and coordination for the University College in a range of subjects, including Principles of Quality Management, Managing Business Projects, Entrepreneurship and Innovation in a Digital Age and Data for Decision Making. From 2018, René will also be the Program Leader and Lecturer in the Associate Degree in Applied Business – Supply Chain Management Specialisation, comprising 8 Core subjects and 8 Specialisation subjects.

Teaching Responsibilities

  • Course Leader Supply Chain Management Specialisation 2018 onwards
  • ZAA107
  • ZAA203
  • ZAA204
  • ZAA
  • BAA514 - Workplace Literacy
  • BAA606 - Workplace Communication
  • BAA711 - Workplace Attributes

Career summary

Qualifications

Degree

University

Country

Date of Award

MHist

UNE

Australia

28 March 2015

LLM (Public Procurement Law and Policy)

University of Nottingham

UK

12 December 2012

Me-Commerce

Griffith University

Australia

24 August 2002

MBA

Southern Cross University

Australia

09 May 1998

MBus (Logistics)

RMIT

Australia

02 June 1993

Grad.Dip of Portfolio Mgmt

Asset College

Australia

16 November 2015

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Fields of Research

  • Logistics (350903)
  • Business information management (incl. records, knowledge and intelligence) (350302)

Research Objectives

  • Expanding knowledge in commerce, management, tourism and services (280106)
  • Expanding knowledge in the mathematical sciences (280118)

Publications

Total publications

3

Journal Article

(1 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2013Naude MJ, Ambe IA, Kling R, 'Supplier relationship management - anathema for the South African public procurement sector', Journal of Transport and Supply Chain Management, 7, (1) Article 93. ISSN 2310-8789 (2013) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.4102/jtscm.v7i1.93 [eCite] [Details]

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Chapter in Book

(1 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2003Kling R, 'Purchasing and supply for Australia: conducting an audit and review of the logistics and supply chain organisation', Supply Chain Management: A Procurement Perspective, Hargreen Publishing Company, PJA Nagel (ed), Australia, pp. 179-190. ISBN 0949905771 (2003) [Other Book Chapter]

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Conference Publication

(1 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2008Kling R, 'Taxpayers are fighting back: transparency and accountability does not mean inefficiency', Proceedings from the 3rd International Public Procurement Conference, 28-30 August 2008, Netherlands, pp. 1205-1210. (2008) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]

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