Department of Management & Marketing
Assistant Professor of Management
Department: Department of Management & Marketing
Building: BUS 120
Ph.D., Kent State University, 2012
MBA, Ohio University, 2009
PGDPM, Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, 2006
Teaching and Research Interests
Dr. Venugopal Gopalakrishna-Remani's (or Dr. Venugopal's) primary teaching interests are in Operations Management and Management Science and include green supply chains, healthcare operations, decision sciences, principles of management, project management, and production and planning. His current research interests include healthcare operations (specifically healthcare information supply chain systems and issues on electronic health records implementation), the negative effects of outsourcing, green supply chains and the effect of sustainable supply chain operations on firm performance.
Dr. Venugopal began his career as a veterinary surgeon in India. He obtained his post graduate degree in management and worked in the healthcare and pharmaceutical industry in India serving as product manager and national sales manager. After leaving a successful career in pharmaceutical industry, Dr. Venugopal completed his MBA from Ohio University and his Ph.D. at Kent State University. He has work experience as a business consultant in the U.S and in China.