• Phone: 617-353-4290
  • E-Mail:  joglekar@bu.edu
  • Website: http://people.bu.edu/joglekar
  • Office: 675
  • Office Hours: By Appointment
  • Address: Boston University Questrom School of Business
    595 Commonwealth Avenue
    Boston, MA 02215

Profile Summary

Professor Joglekar's interests span development of products, supply chains and customer engagement at established and entrepreneurial firms. Current projects:

(i) Startup Product Development, Supply Chain & Innovative Operations: (i) product management at digital and analytics driven startups (with Brad Lee); (ii) integration and readiness of technologies during commercialization projects (with Steven Eppinger and Alison Olechowski); (iii) financing and scaling process investments (with Sinan Erzurumlu, Moren Lévesque and Fehmi Tanrisever);  (iv) reducing the cost of cleaning solar plants (with Malay Mazumder and Mark Horenstein); (v) resource constrained supplier selection, pivoting and contract design (with Emre Guzelsu). – see a related  blog: www.supsio.org.

(ii) Connected & Personalized Healthcare: Patient Engagement - Enabling, measuring and predicting patient behavior in connected healthcare settings (with Carrie Queenan and Kellas Cameron).

 

  • Education Open or Close

    Ph D, MIT Sloan School of Management, Management Science, 1997.

    SM, MIT School of Engineering, 1987.

    MS, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada, 1984.

    BS, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (with Honors), 1977.

  • Current CoursesOpen or Close

    GSM DS999 F1 Dissertation

    GSM OM928 A1 Research Seminar: Economics and Operations Management

  • PublicationsOpen or Close

    Journal Articles:

      Zhang, J., Joglekar, N., Verma, R., & Heineke, J. (2014). Exploring the Relationship between Eco-certifications and Resource Efficiency in U.S. Hotels. Cornell Hospitality Quarterly, 55(3), 252-264.

      Eppinger, S., Joglekar, N., Olechowski, A., & Teo, T. (2014). Improving the Systems Engineering Process with Multilevel Analysis of Interactions. Artificial Intelligence for Engineering Design, Analysis and Manufacturing, 28(4), 323337.

      Hoffman, A. J., Corbett, C., Joglekar, N., & Wells, P. (2014). Industrial Ecology as a Source of Competitive Advantage. Journal of Industrial Ecology, 5(18), 597-602.

      Erzurumlu, S., Davies, J., & Joglekar, N. (2014). Managing Highly Innovative Projects: The Influence of Design Characteristics on Project Valuation. IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 61(2), 349-361.

      Zhang, J., Joglekar, N., & Verma, R. (2014). Signaling Effect of Eco-certification: Implications for Eco-friendly Service Design. Journal of Service Management, 25(4), 4-4.

      Joglekar, N., Anderson, E., & Shankarnarayan, G. (2013). Accuracy of Aggregate Data in Distributed Project Settings: Model, Analysis and Implications. ACM Journal of Data and Information Quality, 3(4), Article 13:1-22.

      Davies, J., & Joglekar, N. (2013). Supply Chain Integration, Modularity and Market Valuation: Evidence from the Solar Energy Industry. Production and Operations Management., 6(22), 1494-1508.

      Joglekar, N., & Levesque, M. (2013). The Role of Operations Management across the Entrepreneurial Value Chain. Production and Operations Management, 6(22), 1321-1335.

      Tanrisever, F., Erzurumlu, S., & Joglekar, N. (2012). Production, Process Investment and the Survival of Debt Financed Startup Firms. Production & Operations Management, 21(4), 637-652.

      Zhang, J., Joglekar, N., & Verma, R. (2012). Exploring Resource Efficiency Benchmarks for Environmental Sustainability in Hotels. Cornell Hospitality Quarterly , 53(3), 229-241.

      Zhang, J., Joglekar, N., & Verma, R. (2012). Pushing the Frontier of Sustainable Service Operations: Evidence from the U.S. Hospitality Industry. Journal of Service Management, 23(3), 377-399.

      Levesque, M., Joglekar, N., & Davies, J. (2012). A Comparison of Revenue Growth at Recent-IPO and Established Firms: Influence of SG&A, R&D and COGS. Journal of Business Venturing , 21(1), 47-61.

      Joglekar, N., & Hibbard, J. (2010). Clean Technology: On Top Down and Bottom Up Assessment of Business Plans. SiliconIndia, 12 (3), . San Jose, CA.

      Joglekar, N., Levesque, M., & (2009). Marketing, R&D and Startup Valuation. IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 56(2), 239-242.

      Gomes, P., & Joglekar, N. (2008). Linking Modularity with Problem Solving and Coordination Efforts. Managerial & Decision Economics, 29(5), 443-457.

      Zhang, J., & Joglekar, N. (Accepted). Can Service Coproduction Factors Improve Learning-by-Doing Simultaneously? Evidence from the U.S. Hotel Industry. Service Science (INFORMS Publication),

    Books:

      Anderson, E., & Joglekar, N. (2012). The Innovation Butterfly: Managing Emergent Opportunities and Risks during Distributed Innovation Processes. : Understanding Complexity Series, Springer.

    Book Chapters:

      Anderson, E., & Joglekar, N. (2015). in Using Optimal Control Theory with Dynamic Models in Analytical Methods for Dynamic Modelers (R. Oliva and H. Rehmandad, Editors) : MIT Press.

      Zhang, J., Joglekar, N., & Verma, R. (2013). in Why Multinational Corporations Still Need to Keep it Local: Environment, Operations, and Ownership in the Hospitality Industry; in Constructing Green: Sustainability and the Places We Inhabit (R. Henn and A. J. Hoffman, Editors) : MIT Press.

      Erzurumlu, S., Tanrisever, F., & Joglekar, N. (2011). in "Operational Hedging Strategies to Overcome Financial Constraints during Clean Technology Startup and Growth, in Advanced analytics for green and sustainable economic development : supply chain models and financial technologies : IGI Global, pp 112-131.

      Joglekar, N., Rosenthal, S., & Gomes, P. (2009). in Performance Management in Distributed and Global Product Development Processes in The Handbook of Technology Management : Wiley, pp 723-734.

      Joglekar, N., Kulatilaka, N., & Anderson, E. (2007). in Hierarchical Planning under Uncertainty: Real Options and Heuristics in Research Handbook of New Product Development : Butterworth Heineman.

      Anderson, E., Davis-Blake, A., Erzurumlu, S., Joglekar, N., Parker, G., & (2007). in Managing Distributed Product Development across Organizational Boundaries in Research Handbook of New Product Development : Butterworth Heineman.

      Joglekar, N., & Yassine, A. A. (2002). in Management of Information Technology Driven Product Development Processes, in New Directions in Supply Chain and Technology Management. T. Boone and R. Ganesham (eds.) : Amacom Press.

      Joglekar, N., Levesque, M., & Erzurlumlu, S. (Accepted). Business Startup Operations, in Routledge Companion for Production and Operations Management, S. Gupta and M. Starr, .

    Working Papers:

      Olechowski, A., Eppinger, S., & Joglekar, N. Technology Readiness Levels at 40: A study of state-of-the-art use, challenges, and opportunities (2014).

      Joglekar, N., Davies, J., & Anderson, E. The Role of Industry Studies and Public Policies in Operations Management.

    Other Publications:

      Olechowski, A., Eppinger, S., & Joglekar, N. (2015). Technology Readiness Levels at 40: A Study of State-of-the-Art Use, Challenges, and Opportunities. : Proceedings of the PICMET Conference, Portland, OR.

      Joglekar, N., Guzelsu, E., Mazumder, M., Botts, A., & Ho, C. (2014). A Levelized Cost Metric for EDS-Based Cleaning of Mirrors in CSP Power Plants.: ASME - 8 th International Conference on Energy Sustainability, Boston, MA.

      Mazumder, M., Horenstein, M., Joglekar, N., Stark, J., Hudelstein, J., Yellowhair, J., & Botts, A. (2014). Self-Cleaning Solar Mirrors using Electrodynamic Dust Shield: Prospects and Progress.: ASME - 8 th International Conference on Energy Sustainability, Boston, MA.

      Joglekar, N. (2013). Disaggregation of a Stock Variable Based on Attribute Distribution..: Proceedings of 31st International System Dynamics Conference, Cambridge, MA.

      Eppinger, S., Joglekar, N., Olechowski, A., & Teo, L. (2013). Improving the System Engineering Process with Multi-domain Mapping..: 15th International Design Structure Matrix Conference, Melbourne, Australia.

      Zhang, J., Joglekar, N., & Verma, R. (2012). Green Moments of Truth: Environmental Signaling Using Eco-labels in High Contact Service Systems.: Proceedings of 12th International Research Conference on Service Management, La Londe, France.

      Erzurumlu, S., Davies, J., & Joglekar, N. (2012). Operations Design to Enhance ARPA-E Funding for Transformational Clean Technology Start-ups.: Frontiers of Entrepreneurship Research (FER), accepted through the 32nd Babson Kauffman Entrepreneurship Research Conference, Dallas, TX.

      Joglekar, N., & Anderson, E. G. (2011). Innovation Projects & Portfolios: Admitting Change and Rework to Meet Escalating Expectations. Washington, D.C.: International System Dynamics Conference.

      Joglekar, N., & Anderson, E. (2009). Global Talent Management: Challenges of Attrition, Productivity and Non-Linear Growth. Mumbai, India: International conference on Decision Sciences in Global Enterprise Management.

      Erzurumlu, S., Joglekar, N., Levesque, M., & Tanrisever, F. Avoiding Capability Traps through Contingent Contracts: The Role of Cash and Knowhow in Startups.: Academy of Management Proceedings .

  • Research PresentationsOpen or Close

    Invited Lectures:

      Joglekar, N. (Author Only). INFORMS, Panel on Research Opportunities in Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Operations Management., Philadelphia. (November 2015).

      Olechowski, A. (Presenter & Author), Eppinger, S. (Author Only), & Joglekar, N. (Author Only). INFORMS, Technology Readiness Levels at 40: A Study of State-of-the-Art Use, Challenges and Opportunities., Philadelphia. (November 2015).

      Joglekar, N. (Author Only). INFORMS, Panel on Learning from Hospitality and Service Design in Healthcare, Philadelphia. (November 2015).

      Cameron, K. (Presenter & Author), Queenan, C. (Author Only), & Joglekar, N. (Author Only). INFORMS, System Neglect: Is the Prediction of Patient Activation Prone to Biases?, Philadelphia. (November 2015).

      Olechowski, A. (Author Only), Eppinger, S. (Author Only), & Joglekar, N. (Author Only). POMS, Technology Readiness Levels at 40: A Study of State-of-the-Art Use, Challenges and Opportunities, Washington DC. (May 2015).

      Erzurumlu, S. (Presenter & Author), Joglekar, N. (Author Only), Levesque, M. (Author Only), & Tanrisever, F. (Author Only). POMS, Angel Capital: Contingent Contracts for Cash and Know-how in Early Stage Start-up Development, Washington DC. (May 2015).

      Joglekar, N. (Author Only). Invited Panel on Entrepreneurial Operations, DSI Annual Conference, Tampa. (November 2014).

      Joglekar, N. (Author Only). The Role of Industry Studies and Public Policies in Operations Management, Texas Christian University, Operations Management Seminar, Fort Worth, TX. (November 2014).

      Joglekar, N. (Author Only). Invited Panel on Operations and Marketing Interface, POMS Annual Conference, Atlanta. (May 2014).

      Joglekar, N. (Presenter & Author), Eppinger, S. (Author Only), Olechowski, A. (Author Only), & Teo, T. (Author Only). INFORMS, Minneapolis, Improving the System Engineering Process with Multiscale Analysis of Interactions. (October 24, 2013).

      Joglekar, N. (Presenter & Author), Tanrisever, F. (Author Only), Erzurumlu, S. (Author Only), & Levsque, M. (Author Only). The Entrepreneurial Newsvendor: Impact of Information Asymmetry on Operational Hedging and Profitability, Georgia Institute of Technology, OM Seminar. (November 6, 2013).

      Joglekar, N. (Presenter & Author), Eppinger, S. (Author Only), Olechowski, A. (Author Only), & Teo, L. (Author Only). Improving the Systems Engineering Process with Multi-Domain Mapping, Cambridge University, Judge Business School OM Seminar. (June 2013).

      Joglekar, N. (Presenter and Author), Tanrisever, F. (Author Only), & Erzurumlu, S. (Author Only). MIT Sloan School of Management, OM Seminar, The Entrepreneurial Newsvendor: Impact of Information Asymmetry on Debt, Operational Hedging and Profitability. (September 22, 2012).

      Joglekar, N. (Presenter Only). MIT System Design & Management Conference on Systems Thinking for Contemporary Challenges Plenary session viewable at http://sdm.mit.edu/systemsthinkingconference/2012/speakers.html, Analytics for Managing Product & Portfolio Systems. (October 2012).

      Joglekar, N. (Panelist). Academy of Management, Professional Development Workshop on Integrating Operations Management and Entrepreneurship. (2012).

      Joglekar, N. (Panelist). INFORMS, Meet the Editors (Panel),Joint session hosted by Technology Management and Organization Science Tracks. (2012).

      Joglekar, N. (Presenter & Author), & Davies, J. (Author Only). Carnegie Mellon University, The Market Value of Supply Chain Flexibility: Theory and Evidence from the Clean Energy Industry, Seminar Series on Strategy, Entrepreneurship, and Technological Change (SET Change). (2011).

      Joglekar, N. (Presenter & Author), & Anderson, E. G. (Presenter & Author). College of PI&TM Annual Conference, The Innovation Butterfly: Systemic and Behavioral Risks in Distributed Innovation, Production & Operations Management Society, Charlotte. (2011).

      Joglekar, N. (Presenter and Author), Zhang, J. (Author Only), & Verma, R. (Author Only). Constructing Green Conference, Sustainability in the Built Hospitality Environment, Erb Institute, University of Michigan. (June 22, 2010).

      Joglekar, N. (Presenter & Author), Zhang, J. (Author Only), & Verma, R. (Author Only). Cornell Hospitality Research Summit, Pushing the Frontier of Sustainable Operations, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY. (2010).

      Joglekar, N. (Presenter Only). Annual Conference, Role of Technology in Global Enterprise (Key Note Address), International conference on Decision Sciences in Global Enterprise Management, Bombay, India. (2009).