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Sridhar Seshadri

Professor of Business Administration and James F. Towey Faculty Fellow


Educational Background

Ph.D., Management Science, University of California at Berkeley, 1993
Postgrad Diploma, Management, Indian Institute of Management at Ahmedabad, 1980
Bachelor of Technology, Mechanical Engineering (w/distinction), Indian Institute of Technology at Madras, 1978

Positions Held

Alan J. and Joyce D. Baltz Endowed Professor, University of Illinois, 2018 to present
Professor of Business Administration, University of Illinois, 2018 to present

Recent Publications

Janakiraman, G., Seshadri, S. 2017. Value of costless returns in dual sourcing inventory systems. Production and Operations Management, 26: 203-210

Chhatre, A., Devalkar, S., Seshadri, S. 2016. Crop diversification and risk management in Indian agriculture. Decision, 43: 167-179

Osadchiy, N., Gaur, V., Seshadri, S. 2016. Systematic Risk in Supply Chain Networks. Management Science, 62: 1755-1777

Service Activities

Department Editor, Operations and Finance Interface, 2018
Associate Editor, Revenue Management, 2018
Senior Editor in Supply Chain and Stochastics areas, Production and Operations Management, 2004-2018
Area Editor, Inventory, Reliability and Control, Operations Research Letters, 2002-2018
Associate Editor, Naval Research Logistics, 1996-2018

Teaching and Research Interests

Stochastic modeling and applications in queueing systems, supply chain management and revenue management