Asoke Dey, Ph.D.

Asoke Dey, Ph.D.

Title: Associate Professor
Department: Department of Management
Office: CBA 337
Phone: (330) 972-6636
Email: adey@uakron.edu


Education:

  • Doctorate of Philosophy in Business Administration (May 2009)
    Major: Operations Management Science
    Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
    Supporting Fields: Information & Decision Sciences and Statistics
    Dissertation Title: Managing Information Technology Integration and Implementation in Health Care Operations
  • Master of Business Administration (May 2001)
    David Eccles School of Business, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
  • Post Graduate Certificate of General Management (June 1993)
    Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta, India
  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (May 1988)
    Bengal Engineering College, Calcutta University, Calcutta, India

Biography

Professional & Academic Experience:

Academic Experience

  • Assistant Professor, Management and Health Care
    College of Business Administration, The University of Akron (2014 – Present)
  • Assistant Professor, Management and Health Care
    College of Business Administration, The University of Akron (2008 – Present)
  • Assistant Professor, Management & HRM Department
    College of Business, California State University, Long Beach, CA (2007 – 2008)
  • Graduate Instructor and Graduate Teaching Assistant
    Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota,Minneapolis,MN (2001 – 2007)
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant
    David Eccles School of business, University of Utah, UT (1999 – 2001)

Professional Experience

  • Fairchild Semiconductors International, Salt Lake City, Utah (2000 – 2001)
    Business Analyst Intern in Operations Management
  • Crompton Greaves Inc, Mumbai, India (1996 – 1999)
    Senior Product Development Engineer
  • GEC Alstom Inc, Calcutta, India (1988 – 1995)
    Design Engineer

Teaching Interests:

  • Operations Management
  • Healthcare Operations
  • Healthcare Informatics
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Management of Innovation
  • Quality Management
  • Business Statistics

Research Interests:

  • Management of Technology: Adoption, Implementation and Integration of Information Systems
  • Supply Chain Management: Sustainability, Collaborative Technologies, Cooperative Purchasing
  • Healthcare Management: Process Improvement, Informatics, Quality and Implementation Issues


Research Accomplishments

Recent Publications:

Refereed Publications (Journals)

  • Dey, A., Sinha, K. K. and Thirumalai, S.  (2013) IT Capability for Health Care Delivery: Is More Better?, Journal of Service Research, 16(3): 326-340
  • Osyk, B., Vijayaraman, B., Srinivasan, M. and Dey, A. (2012) Revisiting RFID Implementation in Warehousing Industry: An Empirical Study, Management Research Review, 35(10): 904-926
  • Dey, A., LaGuardia, P. and Srinivasan, M. (2011) Building Sustainability in Logistics Operations: A Research Agenda, Management Research Review, 34(11): 1237-1259
  • Lanese, B., Dey, A., Srivastava, P. and Figler, R. (2011) Introducing the Health Coach at a Primary Care Practice: Impact on Quality and Cost, Hospital Topics, 89(1): 16-22
  • Lanese, B., Dey, A., Srivastava, P. and Figler, R. (2011) Introducing the Health Coach at a Primary Care Practice: A Pilot Study, Hospital Topics, 89(2): 37-42

As Peer-reviewed Book Chapter

  • Srinivasan, M. and Dey, A. (2013) Linking ERP and e-Business to a Framework of an Integrated e-Supply Chain, Handbook of Strategic e-Business Management, Editor: Francisco J. Martinez-Lopez, Springer Books (hardcover due on September 30, 2013)

Honor and Awards:

  • 2013-2014 Dean's Teaching Excellence Award, College of Business Administration
  • Faculty Member, Iota Gamma Chapter, Sigma Iota Epsilon, 2013
  • Winner of Best paper in HealthCare track at the 2012 ACME Conference, New Orleans, LA
  • Fall 2010 and Spring 2011 grants from the Austen BioInnovation Institute in Akron
  • Center for IT and eBusiness (CITe) Summer Research Grant, 2010, The University of Akron
  • Austen BioInnovation Institute in Akron (ABIA) Summer Grant, 2010
  • Summer Research Grant, 2009, The University of Akron
  • Carlson School Dissertation Fellowship, 2005-2006, University of Minnesota
  • David Eccles Business Fellowship, University of Utah, 1999-2000, 2000-200