Anant Mishra

Associate Professor 

Information Systems & Operations Management

Mailing Address:  

School of Business

George Mason University

4400 University Drive

MS 5F4

Fairfax VA 22030

Phone: +1-703-993-1771

Fax: +1-703-993-1809



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Curriculum Vitae

   Short Biography

    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 Technology, Roorkee.
    Anant has designed and taught Executive MBA, MBA and Undergraduate level                    courses in Project Management, Operations Management, and Business Statistics. 
    His current research interests derive from contemporary real world issues in the areas 
    of project management, open innovation, public-sector operations, and offshoring. 
    His research has been published in Production and Operations Management and 
    Journal of Operations Management.

    Anant's recognitions include 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 consulting firm.

  • Ph.D. in Operations Management, University of Minnesota, 2009
  • M.S. in Statistics, School of Statistics, University of Minnesota, 2009
  • B.Tech., Industrial Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee, 2001

    Work Experience 
  • Associate Professor (with Tenure), School of Business, George Mason University (2016 - Present)
  • Assistant Professor, School of Business, George Mason University (2010 - 2016)
  • Assistant Professor, Opus College of Business, University of St. Thomas (2009 - 2010)
  • Assistant Systems Engineer, Tata Consultancy Services (2001 - 2003)