Faculty Bio

Mohammed Raja, Ph.D.


Assistant Professor, Decision Sciences

APICS Student Chapter Faculty Advisor

Education

  • Ph.D., Operations Management, Clemson University
  • M.E., Industrial Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • M.B.A., Marketing, University of Mumbai
  • B.S., Chemical Engineering, University of Pune

Credentials

  • CPIM, Certified in Production and Inventory Management
  • APICS certified trainer

Courses

  • Advanced Operations
  • Operations Management
  • Business Statistics

Research Interests

  • How firms successfully implement and sustain their lean production programs
  • Studying the effects of lean production practices on employees Quality of Work life and Performance
  • Application of lean practices to the operational activities in healthcare services

Recent Publications

  • Zagenczyk, T, Cruz, K, Woodard, A, Walker, C, Few, T, Kiazad, K, and Raja, M (2013). “The moderating effect of Machiavellianism on the psychological contract breach - Organizational identification/disidentification relationships” Journal of Business Psychology

Recent Presentations

  • Raja, M and Narayanaswamy, R. (2012). Digitalized Hospital-myth or Reality: An Exploratory Study. Southeast DSI.