B. Tech 2009Electrical Engineering National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra, India
MBA 2012Department of Management Studies, IIT Madras, India
PhD (Expected 2020)Supply Chain & Operations Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Dwaipayan Roy is a Ph.D. student in the Supply Chain and Operations (SCO) Department at the Carlson School of Management. He holds an undergraduate degree in electrical engineering from National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra, India and a master’s degree in business administration from Department of Management Studies, IIT Madras. He is a certified six sigma green belt professional and is an accredited ISO 9001:2008 QMS lead auditor.
Prior to beginning his doctoral studies at Carlson, he worked in a managerial capacity with The Royal Bank of Scotland at Chennai, India. During his stint with the RBS Group, he implemented a number of process re-engineering projects using six sigma methodologies in the area of banking operations. His job responsibilities also included designing and delivering training modules on continuous improvement tools; and conducting internal audits to ensure adherence to ISO 9001:2008 QMS standards. This professional background stimulates Dwaipayan’s research interests in the areas of service operations and project management.
Dwaipayan also has an inclination towards socially responsible activities which in turn is shaping his nascent research interests in the domain of humanitarian and sustainable supply chains.