Nitin Joglekar

Associate Professor, Operations and Technology Management

Professor Joglekar’s interests span Digital Product Management Thinking (DPMT), deployment of analytics and machine learning techniques, and digitization & public policy issues in local and global supply chains (currently for Post-COVID-19 Supply Chain Management). For additional details – see people.bu.edu/joglekar

 

    Education
  • PhD, MIT Sloan School of Management, 1997
  • SM, MIT School of Engineering, 1987
  • MS, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada, 1984
  • BS, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (with Honors), 1977
    Publications
  • Phadnis, S., Joglekar, N. (In Press). "Configuring Supply Chain Dyads for Regulatory Disruptions: A Behavioral Study of Scenarios", Production and Operations Management
  • Tanrisever, F., Erzurumlu, S., Joglekar, N., Levesque, M. (In Press). "Managing Capital Market Frictions via Cost-Reduction Investments", Manufacturing and Service Operations Management
  • Joglekar, N., Phadnis, S. (2020). "Accelerating Supply Chain Scenario Planning", MIT Sloan Management Review
  • Olechowski, A., Eppinger, S., Joglekar, N. (2020). "Technology Readiness Levels: Shortcomings and Improvement Opportunities", Systems Engineering, 23 (4), 395-408
  • Joglekar, N., Anderson, E., Freeman, R. (2020). "Ramping up Elective Surgery after COVID-19 Disruption", SSRN
  • Joglekar, N., Parker, G., Srai, J. (2020). "Winning the Race for Survival: How Advanced Manufacturing Technologies Are Driving Business-Model Innovation", World Economic Forum
  • Bajpai, S., Joglekar, N., Eppinger, S. (2020). "Enhancing Visibility in Agile Program Increment DSMs", DS 103: Proceedings of the 22nd International DSM Conference (DSM 2020), MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, October 13th - 15th 2020
  • Queenan, C., Cameron, K., Snell, A., Smalley, J., Joglekar, N. (2019). "Patient Heal Thyself: Reducing Hospital Readmissions with Technology-Enabled Continuity of Care and Patient Activation", Production and Operations Management, 28 (11), 2841-2853
  • Bajpai, S., Eppinger, S., Joglekar, N. (2019). "The Structure of Agile Development under Scaled Planning and Coordination", Proceedings of the 21st International Dependency and Structure Modelling Conference DSM 2019
  • Phadnis, S., Joglekar, N. (2019). "Configuring Supply Chain Dyads for Emergent Regulatory Regimen: Behavioral Study of Brexit Scenarios", Academy of Management Proceedings, 2019 (1), 10765-10765
  • Lee, K., Bellamy, M., Joglekar, N., Wilson, C., Jiang, S. (2019). "Surge Pricing on A Service Platform under Spatial Spillovers: Evidence from Uber", Academy of Management Proceedings, 2019 (1), 16279-16279
  • Srinivasan, R., Eppinger, N., Joglekar, N. (2019). "The Structure of DevOps during Product-Service System Development", Proceedings of the 23rd ICED Conference, Delft
  • Erzurumlu, S., Joglekar, N., Lévesque, M., Tanrisever, F. (2019). "How Angel Know-How Shapes Ownership Sharing in Stage-Based Contracts", Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, 43 (4), 773-801
  • (2019). "Industrial Production and Field Evaluation of Transparent Electrodynamic Screen (EDS) Film for Water-Free Cleaning of Solar Collectors", 2019 IEEE 46th Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC)
  • Joglekar, N., Levseque, M. (2018). "Resource, Routine, Reputation or Regulation Shortages: Can data- and analytics-driven capabilities inform tech entrepreneur decisions (Editorial)", IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 65 (4), 537-544
  • Cameron, K., Sahoo, N., Joglekar, N., Jain, J. (2017). "How Much is the Value of Genomic Test Information? Evidence from Post-Cardiac-Stent Care Decisions", SSRN Electronic Journal
  • Mazumder, M., Horenstein, M., Joglekar, N., Sayyah, A., Stark, J., Bernard, A., Garner, S., Yellowhair, J., Lin, H., Eriksen, R., Griffin, A., Gao, Y., Centra, R., Lloyd, A. (2017). "Mitigation of Dust Impact on Solar Collectors by Water-Free Cleaning With Transparent Electrodynamic Films: Progress and Challenges", IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics, 7 (5), 1342-1353
  • Garg, T., Eppinger, S., Joglekar, N., Olechowski, A. (2017). "Using TRLs and system architecture to estimate technology integration risk", Proceedings of 21st ICED Conference, Vancouver, Canada
  • Olechowski, A., Eppinger, S., Joglekar, N. (2017). "Assessment of Back-up Plan, Delay, and Waiver Options at Project Gate Reviews", Proceedings of 21st ICED Conference
  • Joglekar, N., Nagaraj, V. (2017). "Digital Product Management Thinking: Integrating Analytics, Business Model, Coordination and Design Thinking", Senseshaping Ventures LLC
  • Joglekar, N., Levesque, M., Erzurumlu, S. (2017). Business Startup Operations. In S, Gupta., M, Starr. (Eds.), "The Routledge Companion to Production and Operations Management", Routledge
  • Joglekar, N., Davies, J., Anderson, E. (2016). "The Role of Industry Studies and Public Policies in Production and Operations Management", Production and Operations Management, 25 (12), 1977-2001
  • Joglekar, N., Tomaschek, K., Olechowski, A., Eppinger, S. (2016). "A Survey of Technology Readiness Level Users", Proceedings of 26th Annual INCOSE International Symposium
  • Joglekar, N., Zhang, J. (2015). "Can Service Coproduction Factors Enhance Learning-by-Doing Simultaneously? Evidence from the U.S. Hotel Industry", Service Science, 8 (2), 218-233
  • Joglekar, N., Anderson, E. (2015). Using Optimal Control Theory with Dynamic Models."Analytical Methods for Dynamic Modelers", MIT Press
  • Olechowski, A., Eppinger, S., Joglekar, N. (2015). "Technology readiness levels at 40: A study of state-of-the-art use, challenges, and opportunities", Portland International Conference on Management of Engineering and Technology (PICMET)
  • Eppinger, S., Joglekar, N., Olechowski, A., Teo, T. (2014). "Improving the systems engineering process with multilevel analysis of interactions", Artificial Intelligence for Engineering Design, Analysis and Manufacturing: AIEDAM, 28 (4), 323-337
  • Hoffman, A., Corbett, C., Joglekar, N., Wells, P. (2014). "Industrial Ecology as a Source of Competitive Advantage", Journal of Industrial Ecology, 18 (5), 597-602
  • Joglekar, N., Zhang, J., Verma, R., Heineke, J. (2014). "Exploring the Relationship between Eco-certifications and Resource Efficiency in U.S. Hotels", Cornell Hospitality Quarterly, 55 (3), 252-264
  • Joglekar, N., Guzelsu, E., Mazumder, M., Botts, A., Ho, C. (2014). "A Levelized Cost Metric for EDS-Based Cleaning of Mirrors in CSP Power Plants", Volume 1: Combined Energy Cycles, CHP, CCHP, and Smart Grids; Concentrating Solar Power, Solar Thermochemistry and Thermal Energy Storage; Geothermal, Ocean, and Emerging Energy Technologies; Hydrogen Energy Technologies; Low/Zero Emission Power Plants and Carbon Sequestration; Photovoltaics; Wind Energy Systems and Technologies
  • Erzurumlu, S., Davies, J., Joglekar, N. (2014). "Managing Highly Innovative Projects: The Influence of Design Characteristics on Project Valuation", IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 61 (2), 349-361
  • Mazumder, M., Horenstein, M., Stark, J., Hudelson, J., Sayyah, A., Joglekar, N., Yellowhair, J., Botts, A. (2014). "Self-cleaning solar mirrors using electrodynamic dust shield: prospects and progress", Proceedings Of The ASME 8th International Conference On Energy Sustainability, 1
  • Verma, R., Zhang, J., Joglekar, N. (2014). "Signaling Effect of Eco-certification: Implications for Eco-friendly Service Design", Journal of Service Management, 25 (4)
  • Joglekar, N., Lévesque, M. (2013). "The Role of Operations Management Across the Entrepreneurial Value Chain", Production and Operations Management, 22 (6), 1321-1335
  • Davies, J., Joglekar, N. (2013). "Supply Chain Integration, Product Modularity, and Market Valuation: Evidence from the Solar Energy Industry", Production and Operations Management, 22 (6), 1494-1508
  • Eppinger, S., Joglekar, N., Olechowski, A., Teo, T. (2013). "Improving the Systems Engineering Process with Multi-Domain Mapping", Reducing Risk in Innovation 63-70
  • Erzurumlu, S., Joglekar, N., Levesque, M., Tanrisever, F. (2013). "Avoiding Capability Traps Through Contingent Contracts: The Role of Cash and Knowhow in Startups", Academy of Management Proceedings, 2013 (1), 11019-11019
  • Joglekar, N., Verma, R., Zhang, J. (2013). Why Multinational Corporations Still Need to Keep it Local: Environment, Operations, and Ownership in the Hospitality Industry."Constructing Green: Sustainability and the Places We Inhabit", MIT Press
  • Joglekar, N., Shankarnarayan, G., Anderson, E. (2013). "Accuracy of Aggregate Data in Distributed Project Settings: Model, Analysis and Implications", ACM Journal of Data and Information Quality, 3 (4)
  • Joglekar, N. (2013). "Disaggregation of a Stock Variable Based on Attribute Distribution", Proceedings of 31st International System Dynamics Conference
  • Zhang, J., Joglekar, N., Verma, R. (2012). "Exploring Resource Efficiency Benchmarks for Environmental Sustainability in Hotels", Cornell Hospitality Quarterly, 53 (3), 229-241
  • Tanrisever, F., Erzurumlu, S., Joglekar, N. (2012). "Production, Process Investment, and the Survival of Debt-Financed Startup Firms", Production and Operations Management, 21 (4), 637-652
  • Joglekar, N. (2012). "The Innovation Butterfly", Springer Verlag
  • Lévesque, M., Joglekar, N., Davies, J. (2012). "A comparison of revenue growth at recent-IPO and established firms: The influence of SG&A, R&D and COGS", Journal of Business Venturing, 27 (1), 47-61
  • Joglekar, N., Tanrisever, F., Erzurumlu, S. (2012). Operational Hedging Strategies to Overcome Financial Constraints during Clean Technology Startup and Growth."Advanced Analytics for Green and Sustainable Economic Development: Supply Chain Models and Financial Technologies", IGI Global 112-131
  • Verma, R., Zhang, J., Joglekar, N. (2012). "Pushing the Frontier of Sustainable Service Operations: Evidence from the U.S. Hospitality Industry", Journal of Service Management, 23 (3), 377-399
  • Joglekar, N., Davies, J., Erzurumlu, S. (2012). "Operations Design to Enhance ARPA-E Funding for Transformational Clean Technology Start-ups", Frontiers of Entrepreneurship Research
  • Joglekar, N., Zhang, J., Verma, R. (2012). "Green Moments of Truth: Environmental Signaling Using Eco-labels in High Contact Service Systems", Proceedings of 12th International Research Conference on Service Management, La Londe, France
  • Joglekar, N., Anderson, E. (2011). "Innovation Projects & Portfolios: Admitting Change and Rework to Meet Escalating Expectations",
  • Joglekar, N., Rosenthal, S., Gomes, P. (2010). Performance Management in Distributed and Global Product Development Processes."The Handbook of Technology Management", Wiley 723-734
  • Joglekar, N., Levesque, M. (2009). "Marketing, R&D, and Startup Valuation", IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 56 (2), 229-242
  • Joglekar, N., Anderson, E. (2009). "Global Talent Management: Challenges of Attrition, Productivity and Non-Linear Growth",
  • Gomes, P., Joglekar, N. (2008). "Linking modularity with problem solving and coordination efforts", Managerial and Decision Economics, 29 (5), 443-457
  • Joglekar, N., Anderson, E., Davis-Blake, A., Erzurumlu, S., Parker, G. (2007). Managing Distributed Product Development across Organizational Boundaries."Research Handbook of New Product Development",
  • Joglekar, N., Kulatilaka, N., Anderson, E. (2007). Hierarchical Planning under Uncertainty: Real Options and Heuristics."Research Handbook of New Product Development",
  • Joglekar, N., Rosenthal, S. (2003). "Coordination of design supply chains for bundling physical and software products", JOURNAL OF PRODUCT INNOVATION MANAGEMENT, 20 (5), 374-390
  • Joglekar, N., Yassine, A. (2002). "Management of information technology driven product development processes", NEW DIRECTIONS IN SUPPLY-CHAIN MANAGEMENT: TECHNOLOGY, STRATEGY, AND IMPLEMENTATION 125-152
  • Joglekar, N., Yassine, A., Eppinger, S., Whitney, D. (2001). "Performance of coupled product development activities with a deadline", MANAGEMENT SCIENCE, 47 (12), 1605-1620
  • IDICHANDY, V., JOGLEKAR, N., BHATTACHARYYA, S. (1985). "AN EXPERIMENTAL APPROACH TO EVALUATE THE STRUCTURAL PERFORMANCE OF A JACKET LAUNCH BARGE", OCEAN ENGINEERING, 12 (2), 161-176
  • BHATTACHARYYA, S., IDICHANDY, V., JOGLEKAR, N. (1985). "ON EXPERIMENTAL INVESTIGATION OF LOAD-OUT, LAUNCHING AND UPENDING OF OFFSHORE STEEL JACKETS", APPLIED OCEAN RESEARCH, 7 (1), 24-34
    Research Presentations
  • Joglekar, N. Innovation and NPD Experts: Research Opportunities and Challenges (Invited Panel)., Decision Sciences Institute Annual Conference (Online), Online, 2020
  • Guzelsu, E. , Joglekar, N. , Heineke, J. , Carlile, P. Insert your Picture Here: The Value of Self-expression to Generate and Coordinate Backer Participation in Crowdfunding, INFORMS Annual Conference (Online), Online, 2020
  • Joglekar, N. , Eppinger, S. , Bajpai, S. Underestimation of Interactions in Agile Program Increment Planning, INFORMS Annual Conference (Online), Online, 2020
  • Bajpai, S. , Joglekar, N. , Eppinger, S. Enhancing Visibility in Agile Program Increment DSMs, International DSM Annual Conference (Online), Online, 2020
  • Joglekar, N. Accelerated Supply Chain Scenario Planning (Keynote Address), 24 th Annual CIM Symposium (Online), Cambridge University (UK), 2020
  • Joglekar, N. Emergent Scenarios for Digitally-Networked Innovations in Operations & Supply Chain Management, DSI Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA, 2019
  • Lee, B. , Joglekar, N. Platform Diversification in the Presence of Quality Uncertainty, DSI Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA, 2019
  • Joglekar, N. , Lee, B. Platform Diversification in the Presence of Quality Uncertainty, POMS Annual Conference, Washington DC, 2019
  • Lee, B. , Joglekar, N. Surge Pricing under Spatial Spillover: Evidence from Uber, POMS Annual Conference, Washington DC, 2019
  • Joglekar, N. , Guzelsu, E. Delegated Search’s Impact on Startup Supply Chain Contracting and Order Allocations, POMS Annual Conference, Washington DC, 2019
  • Joglekar, N. , Phadnis, S. Configuring Supply Chain Dyads for Emergent Regulatory Regimen, POMS Annual Conference, Washington DC, 2019
  • Joglekar, N. Surge Pricing under Spatial Spillover: Evidence from Uber, University of South carolina, Columbia, SC, 2019
  • Joglekar, N. , Harrington, T. , Srai, J. Digital Transformation of Clinical Trials, Manufacturing and Supply Chains: Evidence from the Pharmaceutical Industry, The Ohio State University, Columbus OH, 2018
  • Joglekar, N. , Srai, J. , Harrington, T. Digitalization of Development and Supply Networks: Sequential and Platform-Driven Innovations, Industry Studies Association, Washington DC, 2018
  • Joglekar, N. , Levesque, M. Can data- and analytics-driven capabilities inform tech entrepreneur decisions?, INFORMS, Phoenix, 2018
  • Cameron, K. , Sahoo, N. , Joglekar, N. , Jugnu, J. How Much is the Value of Genomic Test Information? Evidence from Post-cardiac-stent Care Decisions, INFORMS Workshop on Data Science, 2018
  • Joglekar, N. , Bellamy, M. , Lee, K. Surge Pricing under Spatial Spillover: Evidence from Uber, Harvard Business School, Boston, MA, 2018
  • Joglekar, N. , Phadnis, S. Configuration of Supply Chains for Alternative Regulatory Regimen: A Scenario Planning Perspective, POMS, Houston, TX, 2018
  • Guzelsu, E. , Joglekar, N. Start-Up Infrastructure and Product Development: An In-Depth Case Study., POMS Annual Conference, Washington DC
    Awards and Honors
  • 2020, Member, Global Futures Council, World Economic Forum
  • 2020, Expert Panel, National Science Foundation