Dr. Asad Ata
Director of MISI Center for Sustainable Value Networks

Dr. Ata’s current research is based on optimization of large problems with flexible manufacturing capacity under uncertainty and emerging economies.

Dr. Javad Feizabadi
Director of PhD Program

Dr. Feizabidi’s research focus is on supply chain strategy, intersection between strategic management and supply chain management.

Dr. David GonsalvesProf. Dr. David Gonsalvez
CEO & Rector

Research projects include the integration of financial options in the purchasing process, the implication of broad societal trends for mobility and the automotive industry, and logistics clusters as instruments for growth.

Dr. Sabariah Jemali
Academic Registrar

Dr. Jemali’s research focuses on human capital development and framework in the supply chain industry with a focus on training needs for halal logistics.

Dr. Ioannis N. Lagoudis
Director of Executive Education

Dr. Lagoudis’s current research efforts span the domain of transport logistics and Supply Chain Management, focusing on maritime Supply Chain, port economics and logistics and intermodal network design.

Shardul PhadnisDr. Shardul Phadnis
Director of Research

Dr. Phadnis examines design and adaptation of business models from a supply chain perspective, managerial cognition, and scenario planning.

Dr. Albert Tan

Dr. Tan’s research includes reverse logistics operations and the use of information technology in third party logistics.

Adjunct Faculty

Prof. Dr. V. Sumantran
Chairman of Celeris Technologies
Distinguished Visiting Professor at IIT Madras
Dr. Mahender Singh
Former CEO & Rector MISI
Non Executive Director, eCEOs


Visiting Faculty

Prof. Yossi Sheffi
Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering Elisha Gray II
Professor of Engineering Systems Director, MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics
Dr. Chris Caplice
Executive Director,
MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics
Jim Rice
Deputy Director,
MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics
Dr. Jarrod Goentzel
Director MIT Humanitarian Response Lab
Dr. Andre Carrel
Post Doctoral Associate, MIT CTL
20110616-alejandroserranoDr. Alejandro Serrano
Professor of Supply Chain Management, ZLC


Bruce Arntzen
Executive Director, MIT Supply Chain Management Program
Dr. Joseph Coughlin
Director, MIT AgeLab
Dr. Roberto Perez-Franco
Director Research, Supply Chain 2020 Project, MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics