MSc Mathematics, FPM (Quantitative Techniques)
Has an FPM (Fellow Programme in Management) from IIM Bangalore and MSc Mathematics from IIT Madras.
Dr. Patra has taught at Woxsen School of Business Hyderabad and IIM Sambalpur. He has taught courses for both the 2 year regular program as well as the 1 year executive program. He teaches courses like Quantitative Techniques (Probability, Statistics and Operations Research), Operations Management, Operations Strategy, Service Operations Management and Business Forecasting.
Dr. Patra’s research interests are in the area of operations management, supply chain management, supply chain contracts, service operations, reliability, maintenance, risk analysis in the supply chain.
He has also 5 years of work experience in the software industry (between MSc and FPM).
Assistant Professor – Operations Management, Woxsen Business School, Hyderabad (2015-16)
Visiting Professor – Operations & QT, IIM Sambalpur
Project Lead, Syntel India Private Limited, Chennai (2005-2010)