Prof. Arijit Mitra

Assistant Professor II, Operations Management
M. Tech (IIT - Kharagpur), FPM (XLRI, Jamshedpur)
School: Xavier Institute of Management (XIMB)
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Teaching Interests

- Operations Management
- Supply Chain Management

Research Interests

- Supply Chain - Integration, Behavioral and Sustainability Aspects, Applications of Game Theory in Supply Chain Domain
- Strategic Sourcing - Risk - Return paradigm, Arm-length Vs Cooperative relationship
- New Product Development - NPD Process & Product Innovation Management

Other Membership

- Life member of Indian Institute of Materials Management (IIMM)
- Executive Committee Member, Indian Institute of Materials Management (IIMM), NALCONAGAR Branch/BBSR Chapter (2019 - present)
- Member of Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) - 2012 - 2013
- Member of Association of Supply Chain Professionals (ASCP) - 2018 - 2019

Research & Publications


2019, JOURNAL: How Cooperative Is ‘Cooperative Investment'?: Supply Chain Contracting in Presence of Epistemic Quality Uncertainty, IGI-Global, USA,Link

2019, JOURNAL: Gold Price Forecasting in the USA, Xavier Institute of Management Bhubaneswar, India


2019, Case: Reliability Roadmap at 5 Stars Home Appliances, SIBM Bengaluru, India


2019, Conference-Attended: India's Supply Chain:Readiness to face Global Competition, Venue: Kolkata, ASCP

2019, Conference-Attended: Disruptive Innovation, Disruption and Innovation in the Business Context – Towards a Theory Building, Venue: XUB, IAJBS World Forum

2019, Seminars-Talks: First Xavier AI Summit, Venue: Xavier School of Computer Science and Engineering, Xavier University, Bhubaneswar (XUB)

2019, Seminars-Talks: Circular Economy: Supply Chain and Logistics Perspective, Venue: IIMM,BBSR

2019, Seminars-Talks: Emerging Trends in Procurement and its impact on Supply Chain, Venue: NALCO S&P Plant, ANGUL

2019, Seminars-Talks: Building a footballing culture in communities across the country. , Venue: XIMB Campus

2018, Conference-Attended: MathSport Asia 2018: Towards Developing a Cricket Skill Index for Limited Over Cricket, Venue: XLRI, Jamshedpur

2017, Conference-Attended: The buyer-supplier cooperation in the context of supply chain management: a scale development, Venue: IIM Trichy

2013, Conference-Attended: A Game Theoretic Approach for Exploring Feasibility of Buyer - Supplier Cooperation, Venue: IMT Dubai

2012, Conference-Attended: Impact of Buyer-Supplier Cooperation in Buyer and Supplier Relationships: Insights from Indian Industries, Venue: Singapore Management University, Singapore

2012, Conference-Attended: A conceptual framework to study Supply and Buyer Management Orientation in Buyer-supplier Performance, Venue: IIT, Delhi


2019, FDP-Attended: FDP on Emerging AI and ML Techniques, Venue: Xavier School of Computer Science and Engineering, Xavier University, Bhubaneswar (XUB)

2019, Training-Attended: ExtendSim 10 Simulation training, Venue: XIMB Campus

2014, Training-Attended: ISB’s Doctoral Consortium , Venue: ISB Hyderabad

2013, Training-Attended: Donald J. Bowersox Doctoral Symposium, Venue: Colorado, USA; CSCMP

Work Experience

- Deputy Manager (Research and Development) at Mahindra Engineering Services Ltd., Mumbai (2006 - 2008)

- Team Leader (Research and Development) at Tata Technologies Ltd., Jamshedpur (2008 - 2010)

- Assistant Professor, Operations Management at BIMTECH (2014 - 15)

- Management Consultant at ABC Pvt. Ltd., Gurgaon (2015 - 2016)

Clients -

1. Tribhubandas Bhimji Zaveri (TBZ), Mumbai

2. Pan Gulf Industrial Investment Companies (PGIIC), Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

- Inducted Faculty of Indian Institute of Materials Management (2012 - 2018)