Associate Professor of Management, Entrepreneurship, and General Business
Weller Hall 126
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DegreesPHD, 1997, Indiana Univ Bloomington; MA, 1996, Indiana Univ Bloomington; MBA, 1991, Indian Institute of Management; BE, 1988, Jadavpur Univ
Dr. Sengupta received his M.S. and Ph.D. in Business from Indiana University. He has a Post Graduate Diploma in Management from the Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow, and a B.E. in Mechanical Engineering from Jadavpur University, Calcutta.
Before coming to Hofstra, Dr. Sengupta has taught at Indiana University, Michigan State University and Bucknell University. Immediately before joining the Hofstra faculty, Dr. Sengupta worked in the supply chain management industry at i2 Technologies, Inc., as a Director of supply chain management solutions. His previous work experiences include multi-year engagements at Eicher Goodearth Ltd, India and Development Consultants Ltd, India.
Dr. Sengupta's teaching and research specialties are in the areas of operations management and supply chain management. At Hofstra, he is involved with teaching and curriculum development for the BBA, MBA and Executive MBA programs. His current focus areas of research are in the analysis of supply chain management trends and practices, and analysis of industry wide similarities and differences in supply chain practices. Other related research areas of interest include quality management, e-auctions and technology in supply chains, distance learning, and cross-functional research with interfaces between Operations/Supply Chain and HR, Entrepreneurship and Innovation. His work has appeared in Operations Research, Journal of Supply Chain Management, International Journal of Production Research, International Journal of Physical Distribution and Logistics Management, International Journal of Human Resources Management, International Journal of Management, Journal of Behavioral and Applied Management, among others. His research has won Best Paper Awards at the Indian Subcontinent Decision Sciences Institute (ISDSI) conference, and the NorthEast Decision Sciences Institute (NEDSI) conference.
At the Zarb school, Dr. Sengupta has been an Interim Department Chair, Outcomes Assessment Coordinator and is currently the Executive Director of the Online MBA programs. He has appeared on numerous media outlets including Bloomberg BusinessWeek, Bloomberg Radio, Fox Business Network, and NewsDay among others. He is a member of the Decision Sciences Institute, Institute of Operations Research and Management Sciences, Production and Operations Management Society, and the Institute of Supply Management.
Recent Courses Taught
|HUHC 021A||SUPLLY CHNS GLBL ECONOMY||Undergraduate|
|MGT 110||INTRO TO OPERATIONS MGT||Undergraduate|
|MGT 125||SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT||Undergraduate|
|MGT 144||PROJECT MANAGEMENT||Undergraduate|
|MGT 145||PURCHASING & SUPPLY MANAGEMNT||Undergraduate|
|MGT 152||RDGS IN MANAGEMENT||Undergraduate|
|MGT 185||INTERNSHIP IN MANAGEMENT||Undergraduate|
|MGT 203||OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT||Graduate|
|MGT 285||BUSINESS PROCESS MANAGEMENT||Graduate|
|MGT 401||OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT||Graduate|
|QM 285||BUSINESS PROCESS MANAGEMENT||Graduate|