Professor of Business Administration and Director, MSBA-IM
Management, Purdue University, 1989
M.S. MIS, University of Texas at Dallas, 1986
B. Tech. Chemical-Engineering, Indian Institute of
At the University of Illinois since 1989. Academic Director MSBA-IM Program, 1999-present. Visiting Associate Professor of Management, Krannert Graduate School of Management, Purdue University, 2000-present. Faculty-in-Residence, Caterpillar Logistics Services, Inc., Spring 1998. MBA Faculty, International Postgraduate Management Center, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland, December 1997, March 1999, July 2001. Visiting Faculty, OIC-Lublin, Poland, May 1998, March 1999, 2000.
Lucas, M., & Chhajed, D. Location problems in agribusiness.
Journal of Operational Research Society, forthcoming.
Chhajed, D., and Kim. K. 2004. The role of inclination and part
worth differences across segments in designing a price
discriminating product line. International Journal of Research in
Baris, Y., Petruzzi, N., & Chhajed, D. 2004. Integrated product
returns system, European Journal of Operational Research,
Chiang, W. K., Chhajed, D., & Hess, J. D. 2003. Direct marketing,
indirect profits: A strategic analysis of dual-channel supply chain
design. Management Science, 49: 1-20.
Kim, K., and Chhajed, D. 2002. Product design with multiple
quality-type attributes. Management Science, 48: 1502-1511.
Kim, K., Chhajed, D., & Palekar, U. 2002. A comparative study of the
performance of push and pull systems in the presence of emergency
orders. International Journal of Production Research, 40:
Kim, K., & Chhajed, D. 2001. An experimental investigation of
valuation change due to commonality in vertical product line
extension. Journal of Product Innovation Management, 18:
Lee, I., Chhajed, D., & Shaw, M. 2001. A strategic evaluation model
for flexible manufacturing systems: Integration of product, process
and financial features. In Lavelle, Liggett, and Parsaei (Eds.),
Economic evaluation of advanced technologies: techniques and case
studies:. 119-146. London: Taylor and Francis.
Kim, K., & Chhajed, D. 2000. Commonality in product design: Cost
saving and cannibalization. European Journal of Operational
Research, 125: 602-621.
Chhajed, D., & Lowe, T. J. 2000. Tooling choices and product
performance. IIE Transactions, 32: 49-58.
Incomplete List of Teachers Rated as Excellent, Spring,
2001. Executive Educator of the Year, College of Business,
Associate Editor, e-Locator, 1997-present, INFOR,
2000-present, International Journal of E-Business Research,
2004-present. Editorial Board, Manufacturing and Service
Operations Management, 1996-present; International
Journal of Operations and Quantitative Management,
1994-present; IIE Transactions, 1999-2002.
Teaches courses in supply chain management and operations management. Research focuses on decision problems in operations management and operations/marketing interface including logistics, scheduling, and product/process design.
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