Assistant Professor of Supply Chain Management
Department: Supply Chain and Information Systems
Office: 405 Business Building
Professor Bansal's research focuses on how business managers perceive and estimate uncertainties, how they react to these uncertainties, and how they should react to the uncertainties.
He teaches courses on business modeling and analytics, and was the recipient of the Paiste Teaching Award at Smeal College of Business in 2012. In 2007 he was nominated for the Fred Moore Teaching Award at The University of Texas at Austin.
Research Interest: Elicitation, estimation and implication of risks and uncertainties.
Research Collaborators: IBM, AMD, Dow AgroSciences.
S. Bansal, J. S. Dyer, "Updating Inventories of Substitutable Resources in Response to Forecast Updates", Production and Operations Management, Forthcoming,
S. Bansal, S. Transchel, "Managing Supply Risk for Vertically Differentiated Co-Products", Production and Operations Management, Forthcoming,
Ph.D., Risk Analysis and Decision Making, The University of Texas at Austin, 2010
B. Tech., Industrial Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology - Roorkee, 2002
SCM 421, Business Modeling and Analytics
SCM 421 H, Business Modeling and Analytics Honors
SCIS 545, Simulations (Cross listed in IE)