Anant Mishra

Associate Professor and 

Dean's Scholar

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. 

        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 
        consulting firm.
    • Ph.D. in Operations Management, University of Minnesota, 2009
    • M.S. in Statistics, School of Statistics, University of Minnesota, 2009
    • B.Tech. in 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)