Anant Mishra is an Associate Professor in the Information Systems and Operations Management Department at the School of Business, George
Mason University. He completed his doctoral degree in Operations Management from the Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota. His other degrees include a Master’s degree in Statistics from the University of Minnesota and a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering from the Indian Institute of
Anant has designed and taught Executive MBA, MBA and Undergraduate level courses in Project Management, Operations Management, and Business Statistics. His cur His current research interests derive from contemporary real world issues in the areas of project management, open innovation, public-sector
operations, and offshoring.
Anant's recognitions include the Dean's Scholar Award for Extraordinary
Contributions as a Tenured Faculty, the Wickham Skinner Award for Best
Published Paper in the Production & Operations Management Journal, School of
Business Outstanding MBA Faculty Award, School of Business Research Award,
POMS Applied Research Competition Finalist, INFORMS Technology
Management Section Best Doctoral Dissertation Award, Honorable Mention in
the Elwood Buffa Doctoral Dissertation Competition, and Outstanding Ph.D.
Student Teaching Award.
Prior to pursuing a Ph.D., Anant acquired valuable experience in software
development working for Tata Consultancy Services – a premier Indian IT