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Dr Mohammad Iranmanesh

Vice-Chancellor's Research Fellow

Staff Member Details
Mobile: 0402 720 848
Campus: Joondalup  
Room: JO2.331  

Dr. Mohammad Iranmanesh is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Business and Law, Edith Cowan University.

Key Research Areas

  • Sustainable Supply Chain Management
  • Green Supply Chain
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Social Media Addiction
  • Technology Management
  • Tourism


Before joining ECU, Mohammad was a senior lecturer at the Graduate School of Business, Universiti Sains Malaysia, where he taught a wide range of courses across business and management discipline on Research Methodology, Customer Relationship Management, International Marketing, and Project Management, and supervised MBA, DBA, and Ph.D theses. Prior to this role, he worked as a lecturer at Multimedia University.

Mohammad has demonstrated research excellence in his field and has been recognized for his research contributions, receiving several awards including Emerald Literati Network Awards for Excellence and Research Innovation Symposium & Exposition. His research areas are supply chain management, digital marketing and technology management. He has conducted several research skills workshops including publishing in top-tier journals, quantitative research methodology, and partial least squares (PLS).

Theme three: Natural and Built Environments

Theme four: Securing Digital Futures

2017 - USM Sanggar Sanjung Award for Research Excellence

2017 - Gold Award,  A Toolkit of Carbon Development Mechanism in Malaysia, Research Innovation Symposium & Exposition 2017 (RISE 2017), University Technologi Mara

2015 - Best Paper Award, Drivers of halal orientation strategy among halal food firms, Emerald Literati Network Awards for Excellence

2015 - Silver Award, Green Innovation Toolkit, Research Innovation Symposium & Exposion 2015 (RISE 2015), University Technologi Mara

2015 - Silver Award, Logistics Outsourcing: A Management Guide, Research Innovation Symposium and Exposition 2015 (RISE 2015), University Technologi Mara.


  • Doctor of Philosophy, Malaysia, 2016.
  • Bachelor Degree in Biomedical Engineering - Biomechanics, Iran, 2007.

Recent Publications (within the last five years)

Book Chapters

  • Yusof, N., Rahman, S., Iranmanesh, M., (2018), Lake tourism and environmental practices. Alternative Tourism , 155-178, Tanjong Malim, Malaysia , Univeniti Pendidikan Sullan Idris.

Journal Articles

  • Esmaeilifar, R., Iranmanesh, M., Shafiei, MW., Hyun, SS., (2020), Effects of low carbon waste practices on job satisfaction of site managers through job stress. Review of Managerial Science, 14(1), 115-136, DOI:
  • Tseng, M., Sujanto, RY., Iranmanesh, M., Tan, K., Chiu, AS., (2020), Sustainable packaged food and beverage consumption transition in Indonesia: Persuasive communication to affect consumer behavior. Resources, Conservation and Recycling, 161(October 2020), Article number 104933, DOI:
  • Annamalai, N., Foroughi, B., Iranmanesh, M., Buathong, S., (2020), Needs and Facebook addiction: How important are psychological well-being and performance-approach goals?. Current Psychology: developmental - learning - personality - social, 39(2020), 1942–1953, DOI: 10.1007/s12144-019-00516-2.
  • Ponnusamy, S., Iranmanesh, M., Foroughi, B., Hyun, SS., (2020), Drivers and outcomes of Instagram Addiction: Psychological well-being as moderator. Computers in Human Behavior, 107(June 2020), Article number 106294, DOI: 10.1016/j.chb.2020.106294.
  • Zailani, S., Iranmanesh, M., Foroughi, B., Kim, K., Hyun, SS., (2020), Effects of supply chain practices, integration and closed-loop supply chain activities on cost-containment of biodiesel. Review of Managerial Science, 14(6), 1299-1319, DOI: 10.1007/s11846-019-00332-9.
  • Zailani, S., Iranmanesh, M., Jafarzadeh, S., Foroughi, B., (2020), The influence of halal orientation strategy on financial performance of halal food firms: Halal culture as a moderator. Journal of Islamic Marketing, 11(1), 31-49, DOI: 10.1108/JIMA-01-2018-0023.
  • Nikbin, D., Iranmanesh, M., Foroughi, B., (2020), Personality traits, psychological well-being, Facebook addiction, health and performance: testing their relationships. Behaviour and Information Technology, 2020(Article in press), 1-17, Behaviour & Information Technology, DOI:
  • Maroufkhani, P., Tseng, M., Iranmanesh, M., Ismail, WK., Khalid, H., (2020), Big data analytics adoption: Determinants and performances among small to medium-sized enterprises. International Journal of Information Management, 54(October 2020), Article number 102190, International Journal of Information Management, DOI:
  • Iranmanesh, M., Kumar, KM., Foroughi, B., Kiani Mavi, R., Min, NH., (2020), The impacts of organizational structure on operational performance through innovation capability: innovative culture as moderator. Review of Managerial Science, 2020(Article in press), 1-27, DOI:
  • Subramaniam, PL., Iranmanesh, M., Kumar, KM., Foroughi, B., (2019), The impact of multinational corporations’ socially responsible supplier development practices on their corporate reputation and financial performance. International Journal of Physical Distribution and Logistics Management, 50(1), 3-25, DOI:
  • Chang, WF., Amran, A., Iranmanesh, M., Foroughi, B., (2019), Drivers of sustainability reporting quality: financial institution perspective. International Journal of Ethics and Systems, 35(4), 632-650, DOI: 10.1108/IJOES-01-2019-0006.
  • Foroughi, B., Iranmanesh, M., Nikbin , D., Hyun, SS., (2019), Are depression and social anxiety the missing link between Facebook addiction and life satisfaction? The interactive effect of needs and self-regulation. Telematics and Informatics, 43(October 2019), Article number 101247, DOI: 10.1016/j.tele.2019.101247.
  • Batouei, A., Iranmanesh, M., Nikbin, D., Hyun, SS., (2019), Flight anxiety: investigating the role of airline service quality and flight crew’s competence. Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 24(7), 710-724, DOI: 10.1080/10941665.2019.1630457.
  • Zailani, S., Iranmanesh, M., Hyun, SS., Ali, MH., (2019), Applying the theory of consumption values to explain drivers’ willingness to pay for biofuels. Sustainability, 11(3), Article number 668, DOI: 10.3390/su11030668.
  • Beh, PK., Ganesan, Y., Iranmanesh, M., Foroughi, B., (2019), Using smartwatches for fitness and health monitoring: the UTAUT2 combined with threat appraisal as moderators. Behaviour and Information Technology, 2019(Article in press), 1-18, DOI: 10.1080/0144929X.2019.1685597.
  • Hosseini, SM., Mirzae, M., Iranmanesh, M., (2019), Determinants of Muslims’ willingness to pay for halal certified food: Does religious commitment act as a moderator in the relationships?. Journal of Islamic Marketing, 11(6), 1225-1243, DOI: 10.1108/JIMA-02-2018-0043.
  • Foroughi, B., Iranmanesh, M., Hyun, SS., (2019), Understanding the determinants of mobile banking continuance usage intention. Journal of Enterprise Information Management, 32(6), 1015-1033, DOI: 10.1108/JEIM-10-2018-0237.
  • Kim, NK., Abdul Rahim, NF., Iranmanesh, M., Foroughi, B., (2019), The role of the safety climate in the successful implementation of safety management systems. Safety Science, 118(October 2019), 48-56, DOI: 10.1016/j.ssci.2019.05.008.
  • Iranmanesh, M., Fayezi, S., Hanim, S., Hyun, SS., (2019), Drivers and outcomes of eco-design initiatives: a cross-country study of Malaysia and Australia. Review of Managerial Science, 13(5), 1121-1142, DOI: 10.1007/s11846-018-0282-3.
  • Iranmanesh, M., Mirzaei, M., Hosseini, SM., Zailani, S., (2019), Muslims’ willingness to pay for certified halal food: an extension of the theory of planned behaviour. Journal of Islamic Marketing, 11(1), 14-30, DOI: 10.1108/JIMA-03-2018-0049.
  • Iranmanesh, M., Foroughi , B., Nikbin, D., Hyun, SS., (2019), Shyness, self-esteem, and loneliness as causes of FA: The moderating effect of low self-control. Current Psychology: developmental - learning - personality - social, 2019(Article in press), 1-12, DOI: 10.1007/s12144-019-00465-w.
  • Foroughi, B., Shah, KA., Ramayah, T., Iranmanesh, M., (2019), The effects of peripheral service quality on spectators’ emotions and behavioural intentions. International Journal of Sports Marketing and Sponsorship, 20(3), 495-515, DOI: 10.1108/IJSMS-08-2018-0082.
  • Nikbin, D., Batouei, A., Iranmanesh, M., Kim, K., Hyun, SS., (2019), Hospital prestige in medical tourism: empirical evidence from Malaysia. Journal of Travel and Tourism Marketing, 36(4), 521-535, DOI: 10.1080/10548408.2019.1582397.
  • Minh, KS., Zailani, S., Iranmanesh, M., Heidari , S., (2019), Do lean manufacturing practices have negative impact on job satisfaction?. International Journal of Lean Six Sigma, 10(1), 257-274, DOI: 10.1108/IJLSS-11-2016-0072.
  • Zailani, S., Iranmanesh, M., Hyun, SS., Ali, MH., (2019), Barriers of biodiesel adoption by transportation companies: A case of Malaysian transportation industry. Sustainability, 11(3), Article number 931, DOI: 10.3390/su11030931.
  • Iranmanesh, M., Zailani, S., Hyun, SS., Ali, MH., Kim, K., (2019), Impact of lean manufacturing practices on firms' sustainable performance: Lean culture as a moderator. Sustainability, 11(4), article number 1112, DOI: 10.3390/su11041112.
  • Ali, MH., Zailani, S., Iranmanesh, M., Foroughi, B., (2019), Impacts of environmental factors on waste, energy, and resource management and sustainable performance. Sustainability, 11(8), article number 2443, DOI: 10.3390/su11082443.
  • Shwairef, A., Amran, A., Iranmanesh, M., Ahmad, NH., (2019), The mediating effect of strategic posture on corporate governance and environmental reporting. Review of Managerial Science, 2019(Article in press), 1-30, DOI: 10.1007/s11846-019-00343-6.
  • Jozef, E., Kumar, KM., Iranmanesh, M., Foroughi, B., (2019), The effect of green shipping practices on multinational companies’ loyalty in Malaysia. The International Journal of Logistics Management, 30(4), 974-993, DOI: 10.1108/IJLM-01-2019-0005.
  • Foroughi, B., Iranmanesh, M., Gholipour, H., Hyun, SS., (2019), Examining relationships among process quality, outcome quality, delight, satisfaction and behavioural intentions in fitness centres in Malaysia. International Journal of Sports Marketing and Sponsorship, 20(3), 374-389, DOI: 10.1108/IJSMS-08-2018-0078.
  • Zailani, S., Jafarzadeh, S., Iranmanesh, M., Nikbin, D., Selim, NI., (2018), Halal logistics service quality: conceptual model and empirical evidence. British Food Journal, 120(11), 2599-2614, United Kingdom, Emerald Group Publishing Ltd., DOI: 10.1108/BFJ-07-2017-0412.
  • Mallak, SK., Ishak, MB., Mohamed, AF., Iranmanesh, M., (2018), Toward sustainable solid waste minimization by manufacturing firms in Malaysia: strengths and weaknesses. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 190(10), article no.575, DOI: 10.1007/s10661-018-6935-5.
  • Jalalkamali , M., Iranmanesh, M., Nikbin, D., Hyun, SS., (2018), An empirical analysis of the effects of humor on communication satisfaction and job performance in international joint ventures in Iran. Journal of Management and Organization, 24(2), 295-311, DOI: 10.1017/jmo.2016.19.
  • Saghapour, M., Iranmanesh, M., Zailani, S., Goh, GG., (2018), An empirical investigation of campus portal usage. Education and Information Technologies, 23(2), 777-795, DOI: 10.1007/s10639-017-9635-9.
  • Iranmanesh, M., Moghavvemi, S., Zailani, S., Hyun, SS., (2018), The role of trust and religious commitment in Islamic medical tourism. Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 23(3), 245-259, DOI: 10.1080/10941665.2017.1421240.
  • Iranmanesh, M., Zailani, S., Nikbin, D., (2017), RFID Continuance Usage Intention in Health Care Industry. Quality Management in Health Care: an information service, 26(2), 116-123, DOI: 10.1097/QMH.0000000000000134.
  • Zailani, S., Shaharudin, MR., Razmi, K., Iranmanesh, M., (2017), Influential factors and performance of logistics outsourcing practices: an evidence of malaysian companies. Review of Managerial Science, 11(1), 53-93, DOI: 10.1007/s11846-015-0180-x.
  • Zailani, S., Iranmanesh, M., Aziz, AA., Kanapathy, K., (2017), Halal logistics opportunities and challenges. Journal of Islamic Marketing, 8(1), 127-139, DOI: 10.1108/JIMA-04-2015-0028.
  • Shaharudin, MR., Govindan, K., Zailani, S., Tan, KC., Iranmanesh, M., (2017), Product return management: Linking product returns, closed-loop supply chain activities and the effectiveness of the reverse supply chains. Journal of Cleaner Production, 149(15 April 2017), 1144-1156, DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.02.133.
  • Zainuddin, ZB., Zailani, S., Govindan, K., Iranmanesh, M., Amran, A., (2017), Determinants and outcome of a Clean Development Mechanism in Malaysia. Journal of Cleaner Production, 142(20 January 2017), 1979-1986, DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2016.11.086.
  • Weng, GS., Zailani, S., Iranmanesh, M., Hyun, SS., (2017), Mobile taxi booking application service's continuance usage intention by users. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, 57(December 2017), 207-216, DOI: 10.1016/j.trd.2017.07.023.
  • Iranmanesh, M., Zailani, S., Moeinzadeh, S., Nikbin, D., (2017), Effect of green innovation on job satisfaction of electronic and electrical manufacturers’ employees through job intensity: personal innovativeness as moderator. Review of Managerial Science, 11(2), 299-313, DOI: 10.1007/s11846-015-0184-6.
  • Iranmanesh, M., Jayaraman, K., Zailani, S., Ghadiri, SM., (2017), The effects of consumer perception of volume discount benefits on intention to purchase grocery products: Deal proneness as a moderator. Asia Pacific Journal of Marketing and Logistics, 29(5), 1017-1035, United Kingdom, Emerald Group Publishing Ltd., DOI: 10.1108/APJML-07-2016-0135.
  • Gilani, MS., Iranmanesh, M., Nikbin, D., Zailani, S., (2017), EMR continuance usage intention of healthcare professionals. Informatics for Health and Social Care, 42(2), 153-165, DOI: 10.3109/17538157.2016.1160245.
  • Yusof, N., Awang, H., Iranmanesh, M., (2017), Determinants and outcomes of environmental practices in Malaysian construction projects. Journal of Cleaner Production, 156(10 July 2017), 345-354, DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.04.064.
  • Kurniawan, R., Zailani, S., Iranmanesh, M., Rajagopal, P., (2017), The effects of vulnerability mitigation strategies on supply chain effectiveness: risk culture as moderator. Supply Chain Management, 22(1), 1-15, DOI: 10.1108/SCM-12-2015-0482.
  • Nikbin, D., Hyun, SS., Iranmanesh, M., Maghsoudi, A., Jeong, C., (2016), Airline Travelers' Causal Attribution of Service Failure and Its Impact on Trust and Loyalty Formation: The Moderating Role of Corporate Social Responsibility. Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 21(4), 355-374, DOI: 10.1080/10941665.2015.1048265.
  • Jayaraman, K., Iranmanesh, M., Liang, CC., Iranmanesh, M., (2016), The Determinants of Early Refractive Error on School-Going Chinese Children: An Empirical Study in Malaysia. Sage Open, 6(2), Article Number 2158244016644945, DOI: 10.1177/2158244016644945.
  • Yusof, N., Abidin, NZ., Zailani, S., Govindan, K., Iranmanesh, M., (2016), Linking the environmental practice of construction firms and the environmental behaviour of practitioners in construction projects. Journal of Cleaner Production, 121(10 May 2016), 64-71, DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2016.01.090.
  • Iranmanesh, M., Jayaraman, K., Imrie, B., Zailani , S., (2016), Promoting Products Through Volume Discount: Evidence from Malaysia. Journal of Promotion Management: innovations in planning and applied research, 22(1), 71-88, DOI: 10.1080/10496491.2015.1107009.
  • Foroughi, B., Nikbin, D., Hyum, SS., Iranmanesh, M., (2016), Impact of core product quality on sport fans’ emotions and behavioral intentions. International Journal of Sports Marketing and Sponsorship, 17(2), 110-129, DOI: 10.1108/IJSMS-04-2016-010.
  • Soltanian, M., Zailani, S., Iranmanesh, M., Aziz, AA., (2016), Motivations of SME entrepreneurs to become halalpreneurs. Journal of Science and Technology Policy Management, 7(2), 173-189, DOI: 10.1108/JSTPM-07-2015-0023.
  • Abdullah, M., Zailani, S., Iranmanesh, M., Jayaraman, K., (2016), Barriers to green innovation initiatives among manufacturers: the Malaysian case. Review of Managerial Science, 10(4), 683-709, DOI: 10.1007/s11846-015-0173-9.
  • Yusof, N., Iranmanesh, M., Waziri, AG., (2016), Exploring the Dimensions of Pro-environmental Practices in Construction Firms. International Journal of Environmental Science and Development, 7(1), 69-72, DOI: 10.7763/IJESD.2016.V7.743.
  • Fathi, E., Zailani, S., Iranmanesh, M., Kanapathy, K., (2016), Drivers of consumers’ willingness to pay for halal logistics. British Food Journal, 118(2), 464-479, United Kingdom, Emerald Group Publishing Ltd., DOI: 10.1108/BFJ-06-2015-0212.
  • Zailani, S., Ariffin, HA., Iranmanesh, M., Moeinzadeh, S., Iranmanesh, M., (2016), The moderating effect of project risk mitigation strategies on the relationship between delay factors and construction project performance. Journal of Science and Technology Policy Management, 7(3), 346-368, DOI: 10.1108/JSTPM-12-2015-0041.
  • Yusof, N., Rahman, S., Iranmanesh, M., (2016), The environmental practice of resorts and tourist loyalty: the role of environmental knowledge, concern, and behaviour. Anatolia: an international journal of tourism and hospitality research, 27(2), 214-226, DOI: 10.1080/13032917.2015.1090463.
  • Zailani, S., Iranmanesh, M., Masron, TA., Chan, T., (2016), Is the intention to use public transport for different travel purposes determined by different factors?. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, 49(1 December 2016), 18-24, DOI: 10.1016/j.trd.2016.08.038.
  • Zailani, S., Ali, SM., Iranmanesh, M., Moghavvemi, S., Musa, G., (2016), Predicting Muslim medical tourists' satisfaction with Malaysian Islamic friendly hospitals. Tourism Management: research, policies, practice, 57(1 December 2016), 159-167, DOI: 10.1016/j.tourman.2016.05.009.

Conference Publications

  • Yusof, N., Iranmanesh, M., (2017), The Impacts of Environmental Practice Characteristics on Its Implementation in Construction Project. Proceedings of International Conference - Green Urbanism, GU 2016, 37(October 12, 2016), 549-555, Online, Procedia Environmental Sciences, DOI: 10.1016/j.proenv.2017.03.040.
  • Yusof, N., Abidin, NZ., Iranmanesh, M., (2016), Environmental Practices in Construction Firms. Proceeding of International Conference on Sustainable Design, Engineering and Construction, 242-249, Online, Procedia Engineering.
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