Rajeev Sawhney Western Illinois University, USA
Rajeev Sawhney is a professor at Western Illinois University (WIU) in the Department of Management and Marketing. He holds a master’s in economics, an MBA, and a doctorate in operations and supply chain management. Since 1999, Dr. Sawhney has been teaching at WIU in the areas of service operations management, quality management, strategic management, and supply chain management. During this period, he has been inducted multiple times into Who’s Who in the World, Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers, Who’s Who in Science and Engineering, and Who’s Who in Higher Business Education. His research has appeared in top-tier journals, such as the Journal of Operations Management, International Journal of Production, Distribution and Logistics Management, and IEEE. He has also collaborated with Dr. Michiel R. Leenders in designing the Business Condition Index for the Purchasing Managers Association of Canada, which is now published monthly by leading Canadian newspapers. He has partnered with the governments of the U.S., Canada, and Mexico on NAFTA projects targeted at examining the global supply chains within the context of sustainability and environmental greening. Dr. Sawhney serves as a consultant/researcher to Fortune 500 companies and nonprofit organizations. During this tenure, he has traveled extensively within and outside the U.S. to Mexico, Canada, Asia, and Europe, to conduct workshops. Before moving to academics, Dr. Sawhney was a director with the Industry Ministry in India.