Dr. Kingshuk K. Sinha serves as the Department Chair and Professor in the Supply Chain and Operations Department, and is the holder of the Mosaic Company Professorship in Corporate Responsibility at the Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota. His degrees include a Ph.D. in Management and an M.S. in Petroleum Engineering from The University of Texas at Austin, and a B.Tech (Honors) in Petroleum Engineering from the Indian School of Mines. Before beginning his graduate studies at The University of Texas at Austin, he worked for the offshore production and engineering planning groups of Dubai Petroleum Company (operated by Conoco Inc.) in United Arab Emirates.
Sinha’s scholarly pursuits are committed to advancing the areas of management of technology and innovation, global supply chain management, quality management, health care supply chain management, and responsible supply chain management. His papers have appeared or are scheduled to appear in top-tier academic journals such as Management Science, Academy of Management Journal, Organization Science, Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, Information Systems Research, Journal of Accounting Research, Journal of Operations Management, Production and Operations Management, Decision Sciences, and Journal of Service Research.
Sinha has designed and taught courses in the MBA, Executive MBA, International MBA (China, India and Korea), undergraduate, and Ph.D. programs on topics related to his scholarly interest areas. Recently, Dr. Sinha has also been contributing to the courseware development for online education of industry professionals.