Prof. (Dr.) Manjot Singh Bhatia

Assistant Professor

B.E. (Hons.) (Birla Institute of Technology & Science); 

Ma. Sc. (Concordia University, Montreal); 

FPM (Indian Institute of Management- Lucknow)

Prof (Dr.) Manjot Singh Bhatia is working as Assistant Professor at Jindal Global Business School, OP Jindal Global University. He has completed Doctorate in Operations Management from Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow, India (AACSB accredited). He has done B.E.(Hons) in Mechanical Engineering from BITS, Pilani and MASc. Industrial Engineering from Concordia University, Canada. He has over 5 years of research and industry experience. Before coming to academics, he has worked for 2 years at BHEL.

His research has been published / accepted in reputed Journals such as: International Journal of Production Research, Production Planning and Control, Annals of Operations Research, Journal of Cleaner Production, etc. His current research areas include: Closed Loop supply chain, Industry 4.0, Blockchain and sustainability.

  1. Kayikci, Y., Subramanian, N., Dora, M. & Bhatia, M. S. (2020), “Food supply chain in the era of Industry 4.0: Blockchain technology implementation opportunities and impediments from the perspective of people, process, performance and technology”, Production Planning & Control [Accepted] [ABDC: A; ABS: 3]
  2. Bhatia, M. S., Jakhar, S., Mangla, S. & Gangwani, K. (2020), “Critical factors to environment management in a closed loop supply chain”, Journal of Cleaner Production, 255, 120239 [ABDC: A; ABS:2]
  3. Bhatia, M. S. & Srivastava, R. (2019), “Antecedents of implementation success in closed loop supply chain: An empirical investigation”, International Journal of Production Research, 57(23), 7344 – 7360 [ABDC: A; ABS: 3]
  4. Bhatia, M. S., Dora, M. & Jakhar, S. (2019), “Appropriate location for remanufacturing plant towards sustainable supply chain”, Annals of Operations Research [Published online] [ABDC: A; ABS: 3]
  5. Bhatia, M. S. & Awasthi, A. (2018), “Assessing Relationship between Quality Management Systems and Business Performance and its Mediators: SEM Approach”, International Journal of Quality & Reliability Management, 35(8), 1490 – 1507 [ABDC: B; ABS: 2]
  6. Bhatia, M. S. & Srivastava, R. (2018), “Analysis of external barriers to remanufacturing using grey-DEMATEL approach: An Indian perspective”, Resources, Conservation and Recycling, 136, 79 – 87


Closed loop supply chain management

Industry 4.0

  • Operations Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Empirical Methods in Operations Management
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • Inventory Management
  • Structural Equation Modeling
  1. Khabbazian, A., Bhatia, M. S., & Zhang, Z. (2020). A TQM-Based Multi-Dimensional Approach to Improve the Quality of Supplier Selection in the Retail Industry. In Handbook of Research on Interdisciplinary Approaches to Decision Making for Sustainable Supply Chains(pp. 407-432). IGI Global.
  2. Ezzati, A., Jamejam, P., & Bhatia, M. S. (2020). Modeling Barriers in Green Procurement using ISM: A Comparison for Canadian and Iranian Automotive Industry. In Handbook of Research on Interdisciplinary Approaches to Decision Making for Sustainable Supply Chains(pp. 164-188). IGI Global.
  • Secured a research grant of £2,000 for summer research internship at Cardiff Business School, Cardiff University, UK (2016) (Not availed)
  • Awarded full grant (travel and accommodation) for attending International Conference on Engaging Canada and India: Perspectives on Sustainability, Organized by Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute, New Delhi, India (2017)
  • Doctoral Research Fellowship, Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow, India (2015 – 2019)
  • Graduation Bonus Award, Concordia University, Canada (2014)
  • Graduate Student Support Bursary (CAD $5000), Concordia University, Canada (2013)