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Dilip Chhajed

Professor of Business Administration and Assoc Head of Business Administration


Educational Background

Ph.D., Management, Purdue University, 1989
M.S., MIS, University of Texas at Dallas, 1986
B.S., Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology at Bombay, 1984

Positions Held

Associate Head, Department of Business Administration, 2013 to present
Adjunct Faculty, Sogang Graduate School of Management of Technology, 2011-2015
Professor of Business Administration, University of Illinois, 2002-2015
Academic Council, Jaipuria Institute of Management, 2011-2014
Visiting Professor, Sogang Business School, Sogang University, 2007-2008, 2010-2012
Director, MS in Technology Management Program, University of Illinois, 2005-2012
Academic Director MSBA-IM, University of Illinois, 1999-2005
Associate Professor, University of Illinois, 1996-2002
Instructor and Assistant Professor, University of Illinois, 1989-1996

Recent Publications

Shi, T., Gu, W., Chhajed, D., Petruzzi, N. 2016. Effects of Remanufacturable Product Design on Market Segmentation and the Environment. Decision Sciences

Gu, W., Chhajed, D., Petruzzi, N., Yalabik, B. 2015. Quality Design and Environmental Implications of Green Consumerism in Remanufacturing. International Journal of Production Economics, 162: 55-69

Anand, G. , Chhajed, D., Hong, S., Scagnoli, N. 2014. Introducing Mobile Technology in Graduate Professional Education. E-Learning and Digital Media, 11: 543-553

Yalabik, B., Chhajed, D., Petruzzi, N. 2014. Product and Sales Contract Design in Remanufacturing. International Journal of Production Economics, 154: 299-312

Honors and Awards

Incomplete List of Excellent Teachers, UIUC, 2001, 2007-2015

Service Activities

Associate Editor, Decision Sciences, 2010-2014
Strategic Planning For International Affairs, DSI, 2013

Teaching and Research Interests

Teaches courses in supply chain management and operations management.

Research focuses on decision problems in operations management and operations/marketing interface including supply chain management, product/process design, and sustainability.