Lara Pomaska

Junior Researcher

Lara Pomaska

Junior Researcher

Lara Pomaska joined the Kühne Logistics University in October 2020 as a Junior Researcher under the supervision of Prof. Michele Acciaro, PhD. The research focus is on Wind Assisted Ship Propulsion (WASP) project funded by EU’s Interreg North Sea Region Programme.
Lara received her Master’s degree at Kühne Logistics University in 2020. In her thesis, she built a capital budgeting model to assess the economic feasibility of the use of hydrogen as an alternative fuel in shipping. Before joining the KLU in 2018, Lara completed her Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a specialization in Supply Chain Management and Logistics at Flensburg University of Applied Sciences. During her studies, she spent semesters abroad in Carlow, Ireland at the Institute of Technology and in Gothenburg, Sweden at Chalmers University of Technology.

In addition to her studies, she worked at Hapag-Lloyd and gained multiple practical experiences in the field of logistics and supply chain management during internships in the shipping and automotive industry.

Academic Positions

2020 - PresentJunior Researcher, Kühne Logistics University, Hamburg, Germany

Professional Experience

2020Working Student in Global Fuel Purchasing, Hapag-Lloyd AG, Hamburg, Germany
2019Purchasing and Supply Intern, Hapag-Lloyd AG, Hamburg, Germany
2018Supply Chain Intern, MAN Truck & Bus AG, Munich, Germany


2018 - 2020

Master of Science in Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Kühne Logistics University, Hamburg, Germany

2020Semester abroad during Master's program, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden
2015 - 2018Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration, Specialization in Procurement and Logistics, University of Applied Sciences, Flensburg, Germany
2017Semester abroad during Bachelor's program, Institute of Technology Carlow, Carlow, Ireland