College of Business: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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Udatta Palekar

Associate Professor of Business Administration and
Director of the Supply Chain Management Program

Biographical Sketch

Associate Professor Udatta Palekar holds a B.E. in production engineering from Bombay University and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in industrial engineering from the State University of New York at Buffalo. For nearly 20 years he taught in the UIUC Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering before joining the Department of Business Administration in 2005. He specializes in mathematical models for supply chain and marketing management.


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4016 BIF
515 East Gregory Drive
Champaign, IL, 61820
(217) 333-1665

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