M.Sc. from Luleå Technical University, PhD in Assembly Technology at Linköping University of Technology 1998, Lecturer at Mid Sweden University, Part time senior researcher at Chalmers University of Technology, Adjunct Professor in Innovative Production Development at MDH 2006-2011, Full professor in Production Development at MDH campus Eskilstuna 2012 and ongoing. Research Director LKAB since 2015.
Has published a book on Production Development for Springer Verlag and Studentlitteratur. Industrial experience: Director of Production Technology and Systems at Haldex AB 2007–2011 and Production Engineering Manager at Volvo Construction Equipment 2005–2007. Involved in many national initiatives to strengthen the manufacturing field in Sweden, through the Swedish Engineering Association and the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Science (IVA) where she currently is a member. Member of the Swedish Production Academy.
Characteristics of product introduction process in low-volume manufacturing industries: A case study (Mar 2016) Siavash Javadi, Jessica Bruch, Monica Bellgran Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management (JMTM)
Product development in low-volume manufacturing industries: characteristics and influencing factors (Jul 2015) Siavash Javadi, Jessica Bruch, Monica Bellgran International Conference on Engineering Design 2015 (ICED15)
Engineering Change Management in Engineering-To-Order Projects from a Manufacturing Perspective (Sep 2014) Peter Sjögren, Monica Bellgran, Björn Fagerström Swedish Production Symposium 2014 (SPS 2014)
|Climate Smart Production Systems at Alfdex||finished|
|Development of the master program Innovation & Design||finished|
|EQUIP: User-Supplier integration in production equipment design||finished|
|ETTRIG - Electric Towbarless Tractor with Range Extender and InteGrated charger||finished|
|Green Production Systems||finished|
|IDEA - InterDisciplinary Education Agenda||finished|
|INNOFACTURE - innovative manufacturing development||active|
|Lean and Green Production Navigator||finished|
|PROLOC - Manufacturing Footprint during the Product´s Life Cycle||finished|