Professor Ravi Anupindi joined the faculty of the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan in 2002. Prior to that he has taught at the Stern School of Business, New York University and the Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University. Professor Anupindi received a Ph.D. in Management of Manufacturing and Automation from Carnegie Mellon University in 1993, an M.E. in Automation from the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India, and a B.E.(Hons.) in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, India in 1982.
Professor Anupindi teaches the Operations Management (core) and an elective in Supply Chain Management. He has taught in executive education programs at Ross School of Business, Stern School of Business, Kellogg Graduate School of Management, and the Carnegie Bosch Institute.
Professor Anupindi's main research area is supply chain management with specific focus on supply contracts, decentralized distribution systems with E-Business applications, and retail operations. His work has appeared in leading academic journals. He is on the Advisory Board of the Center for Supply Chain Management at the Management Development Institute, Gurgoan, India. He is a Senior Editor for the Journal of Manufacturing and Service Operations Management, an Associate Editor of Operations Research, Management Science, IIE Transactions: Scheduling and Logistics, and Naval Research Logistics.