Devalkar, Sripad

Associate Professor, Operations Management
Research Director - MIGM




Professor Sripad Devalkar's research interests fall under two broad themes:

  1. agricultural operations
  2. non-profit and public sector operations.

Within these thematic areas, he is interested in understanding issues related to supply chain management and how the interaction of operational, financial and risk management decisions affect outcomes.

He teaches the core Operations Management course in the PGP at the ISB, as well as an elective course on Logistics and Supply Chain Management.



  • 2019 - Present: Associate Professor,Indian School of Business
  • 2011 - 2019: Assistant Professor,Indian School of Business
  • 2008 - 2011: Tutor, EMBA 611: Managing the Value Chain,Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Michigan
  • 2007 - 2011: Teaching Assistant,Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Michigan
  • 2008 - 2008: Instructor, OMS 311:Operations Management.,Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Michigan


In the Media

April 2, 2019: How Aadhaar-based biometrics hurts PDS in India, Live Mint.

July , 2016: Crop diversification to reduce exposure to climatic changes: Associated risks and mitigation strategies, ISB Insight.

July , 2016: From apple juice to garlic pickle: climate change adaptation in the Himalayas., ISB Insight.

October , 2015: Ex-post Funding: Innovating Non-Profit Operations, ISB Insight.

Research & Publications