Dr. Subhashish Samaddar


Department of Managerial Sciences

College of Business , Georgia State University

Office: Room 1002, RCB Building

Phone: (404) 413-7546


Mailing Address: P.O. Box 4014, Atlanta, GA 30302-4014


Bio Sketch

Dr. Samaddar is a member of the faculty in the Department of Managerial Sciences of the J. Mack Robinson College of Business at Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia. He is the coordinator of Ph.D. program in Decision Sciences. Before joining GSU, he was the State Farm Associate Professor of Decision Sciences at Western Illinois University.

His research focuses on managing operations, information technology and knowledge systems for enhancing organizational effectiveness. Specifically, he is an international expert in management of complex productions and supply chain/ network systems, and information technology infrastructure and knowledge support systems. His teaching and research has been funded by grants from State Farm Insurance Company, Microsoft, Texas Instrument, Center for Disease Control, Western Illinois University, and Georgia State University.

His research have received multiple best paper awards and have been published in several scholarly journals such as Journal of Operations Management, Manufacturing & Service Operation Management, Management Science, Decision Sciences, International Journal of Flexible Manufacturing Systems, European Journal of Operational Research, International Journal of Operations and Production Management, Omega, Communications of the ACM, Interfaces, International Journal of Computer Applications in Technology, Human Systems Management, Marketing Intelligence and Planning, Industrial Management and Data Systems, and others.

Dr. Samaddar excels in educating current and future corporate managers and business analysts in the areas of operation management, information technology management, and knowledge management.

A member of the Decision Sciences Institute and INFORMS, he is currently serving in the editorial review boards of Journal of Operations Management, Decision Sciences Journal, and Journal of Strategic Information System, as a feature editor of Decision Line, and as a member (and the past Chair) of the Information Technology Strategy Committee of the Decision Sciences Institute.

Dr. Samaddar has consulted with several companies such as Fortis Insurance Group, Ford Motor Company, NTN-Bower, State Farm Insurance, Delta Airlines, multiple banks, private health organizations and several county agencies in the State of Illinois and others, on systemic improvements. He served as the Chief Knowledge Officer of VoiceCore Corporation - an Internet telephony and infrastructure startup in Atlanta.

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