Dr. Santanu Roy

Present Position: Professor & Dean

School of Business and Economics

E-mail: santanu.roy@adamasuniversity.ac.in


  • CMILT: Chartered Member, Chartered Institute of Logistics & Transport, UK
  • PhD: Industrial Engineering & Management, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
  • MS: Physics, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
  • Recipient of National Science Talent Search Scholarship: National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT), Government of India, All India Rank: 180, Year: 1975.

Research Key Areas:

  • R&D/Innovation/Technology Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Project Management Dynamics
  • Knowledge Analytics
  • Optimization Techniques

Research Highlights:

  • Track Chair: Sustainable Sourcing, 12th Global Supply Chain and Logistics Summit, 27th November 2019, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
  • Best Paper Award, Category: ‘Originality, Creativity and Innovation – Contribution to Policy Making or Practice’, 14th IEF (International Entrepreneurship Forum) Conference, 16th – 18th September 2015, Cape Town, South Africa, Cape Peninsular University of Technology and University of Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa.
  • Best Paper Award, Track: Science and Technology, 35th ISBE Conference 2012, 7th – 8th November 2012, Dublin, Ireland, Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (ISBE), London, UK.
  • Session Host and Organizer: IFORS 2021: Knowledge Analytics, Stream, Knowledge Work and Knowledge Analytics, the 22nd Conference of the International Federation of Operational Research Societies (IFORS 2021), Hanyang University, Seoul, South Korea, 22nd to 27th August 2021, https:///www.ifors2021.kr.
  • Expert: Operations Management, Doctoral Research Colloquium, TAMPI School of Business in Collaboration with School of Business & Commerce, 2nd – 3rd December 2021, Manipal University, Jaipur.
  • Member, Project Advisory Committee: “Knowledge Creation and Innovation in an Emerging Technology: Contemporary and Future Scenario in Nanotechnology”, National Nano Mission, Ministry of Science and Technology (MST), Government of India (GOI), November 2010 – July 2012.
  • Member, Project Advisory Committee: “India’s Reverse Brain Gain (RGB) in Liberalized Era”, Department of Science and Technology (DST), Ministry of Science and Technology (MST), Government of India (GOI), August 2007 – June 2009.
  • Policy Council Member, Systems Dynamics Society, HQ: State University of New York (SUNY), Albany, New York, USA; Period: 2005-2008.


  • Professor and Dean, School of Business and Economics, Adamas University, India, 2022-
  • Professor and Dean, School of Management, IMS Unison University, Dehradun, India, 2021-2022.
  • Professor, Institute of Management Technology Ghaziabad, India, 2020-2121.
  • Professor and Chair, Post Graduate Diploma in Management – Dual Country Program, Institute of Management Technology Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 2012-2020.
  • Professor and Chairperson, Research and Doctoral Programs, Institute of Management Technology Ghaziabad, India, 2008-2112.
  • Associate Professor, Vinod Gupta School of Management, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, 2005-2008.
  • Senior Principal Scientist and Head, Human Resource Group, National Institute of Science, Technology and Development Studies, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR-NISTADS), Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India, New Delhi, 2003-2005.
  • Principal Scientist (E II), Head, Human Resource Group, and Member, Management Council, CSIR-NISTADS, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India, New Delhi, 1998-2003.
  • Principal Scientist (E I), CSIR-NISTADS, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India, New Delhi, 1993-1998.
  • Senior Scientist, CSIR-NISTADS, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India, New Delhi, 1988-1993.
  • Scientist, CSIR-NISTADS, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India, New Delhi, 1983-1988.
  • Junior Research Fellow, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India, New Delhi, 1981-1983.

Research Publication (s):

  • Number of research papers published in International refereed journals: 40
  • Number of research papers published in International peer-reviewed Proceedings: 63
  • Number of invited Book-Chapters: 15, Books: 01, Broad Audience Category: 01

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 ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-4566-1040

 Research Gate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Santanu-Roy-12

Selected Publication (s):

  1. Tariyal, S. Bisht, V. Rana, Santanu Roy, S. Pratap, S. (2022) Utilitarian and Hedonic Values of eWOM Media and Online Booking Decisions for Tourist Destinations in India, Journal of Open Innovation: Technology, Market and Complexity, 8(3), 137. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/joitmc8030137 (SCOPUS ‘Q1’)
  2. K. Ganguly, Santanu Roy (2021) Supplier Satisfaction in Buyer–Supplier Relationships: Assessment from Supplier Perspective, Journal of Business-to-Business Marketing, 28(3), 247-264. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/1051712X.2021.1974167 (SCOPUS) (ABDC ‘B’)
  3. Santanu Roy, J. Mitra (2018) Tacit and Explicit Knowledge Management and Assessment .of Quality Performance of Public R&D in Emerging Economies: An Indian Perspective, Journal of Organizational Change Management, 31(1): 188-214. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1108/JOCM-06-2017-0236 (SCOPUS) (ABDC ‘B’)
  4. Gangopadhyay, Santanu Roy, J. Mitra (2018) Public Sector R&D and Relative Efficiency Measurement of Global Comparators Working on Similar Research Streams, Benchmarking: An International Journal, 25(3): 1059-1084. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1108/BIJ-07-2017-0197 (SCOPUS) (ABDC ‘B’)
  5. Ghosh, Santanu Roy (2017) Relating Multidimensional Perfectionism and Academic Procrastination among Indian University Students: Is There any Gender Divide?, Gender in Management, 32(8): 518-534. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1108/GM-01-2017-0011 (SCOPUS) (ABDC ‘C’)
  6. M.A. Khan, Santanu Roy (2013) Strategic Management of Knowledge in Globally Distributed Information Technology Firms: A Case Study, International Journal of Technology Marketing, 8(4): 369-385. DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1504/IJTMKT.2013.056886 (SCOPUS) (ABDC ‘C’)
  7. Santanu Roy, J. Ranjan (2012) Strategic Deployment of Knowledge Workers: A Case Study, Journal of Knowledge Management Practice, 13(2), June. DOI: http://www.tlainc.com/articl303.htm (ABDC ‘B’)
  8. Banerjee, Santanu Roy (2011) Intercity Differences in University, R&D, and Industry Interactions in Biomedical Sector Research in India, International Journal of Technology Management and Sustainable Development, 10(1): 27-44. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1386/tmsd.10.1.27_1 (ABDC ‘C’)
  9. Santanu Roy, Banerjee (2007) Developing Regional Clusters in India: The Role of National Laboratories, International Journal of Technology Management and Sustainable Development, 6(3): 193-210. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1386/ijtm.6.3.193_1 (SCOPUS) (ABDC ‘C’)
  10. Santanu Roy (2006) Networking as a Strategy for Technology Transfer and Commercialization from R&D Laboratories, Industry and Higher Education, 20(2): 123-133. DOI: https://doi.org/10.5367/000000006777699838 (SCOPUS) (ABDC ‘C’)
  11. C. Garg, B.M. Gupta, T. Jamal, Santanu Roy, S. Kumar (2005) Assessment of Impact of AICTE Funding on R&D and Educational Development, Scientometrics, 65(2): 151-160. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s11192-005-0264-5 (SCOPUS) (ABDC ‘A’)
  12. Santanu Roy (2004) Technology Transfer from National R&D Laboratories and the Development of Regional Industrial Clusters in India, Industry and Higher Education, 18(1): 39-45. DOI: https://doi.org/10.5367/000000004773040951 (SCOPUS) (ABDC ‘C’)
  13. Santanu Roy, P.S. Nagpaul, P.K.J. Mohapatra (2003) Developing a Model to Measure the Effectiveness of Research Units, International Journal of Operations & Production Management, 23(12): 1514-1531. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1108/01443570310506740 (SCOPUS) (ABDC ‘A’)
  14. S. Nagpaul, Santanu Roy (2003) Constructing a Multi-Objective Measure of Research Performance, Scientometrics, 56(3): 383-402. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1023/A:1022382904996 (SCOPUS) (ABDC ‘A’)
  15. K. Dhawan, Santanu Roy, S. Kumar (2002) Organizational Energy: An Empirical Study in Indian R&D Laboratories, R&D Management, 32(5): 397-408. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-9310.00271 (ABDC ‘A’)


  1. V.S. Gajavelli, Santanu Roy, A. Nag (2013) (Eds.) Recent Trends in Business Management and Information Systems: Vol. II, ISBN: 978-93-82951-41-4, Bloomsbury, New Delhi. URL: https://www.bloomsbury.com/in/recent-trends-in-business-management-and-information-systems-9789382951414/

Selected International Book Chapters/Proceedings: (10 only)

  1. Santanu Roy, J. Mitra (2021) Technological Innovation in Public R&D Laboratories in India: Dissecting the Critical Dimensions, in Mitra J. (Ed.) Indian Entrepreneurship: A Nation Evolving. Entrepreneurship and Development in South Asia: Longitudinal Narratives, ISBN: 978-981-15-4858-1, pp. 135-168, Springer, Singapore. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-15-4859-8_11
  2. Santanu Roy, J. Mitra (2018) Innovation Networks and Public R&D in India, in Xu, F. (Ed.), Proceedings of International Conference on Creativity and Innovation 2018: From the Perspective of Interdisciplinary Research and Practice (ICCI2018), 105-118, International House, Osaka, Japan, September 10-12, ISSN: 2434-3013, Japan Creativity Society and The Institute for Creative Management and Innovation, Kindai University.
  3. Mitra, Santanu Roy (2016) Web 2.0 Technologies and Indian IT Service Companies: An Impact Analysis, in Mandal, P. and Vong, J, (Eds.), Smart Technologies for Smart Nations: Perspectives from the Asia-Pacific Region, Springer, Singapore, pp. 73-88. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-287-585-3_6
  4. Santanu Roy (2016) Impact of Knowledge Worker Deployment on Quality Performance of Public-Sector R&D in India: Evidence from a Longitudinal Study, in Mitra, J. (Ed.), Proceedings of 15th International Entrepreneurship Forum Conference: The Globalisation and Internationalisation of SMEs and New Ventures, Vol. 2: Research and Reflective Papers, pp. 384-413, Venice, Italy, December 14-16, ISSN: 2222-7318, International Entrepreneurship Forum and University of Essex, UK.
  5. Gangopadhyay, Santanu Roy, J. Mitra (2015) Performance Assessment of Public-Funded R&D Organizations Working on Similar Research Streams: A Multinational Study, in Salah, A.A., Tonta, Y., Salah, A.A.A., Sugimoto, C. and Al, U. (Eds.), Proceedings of ISSI 2015 Istanbul: 15th International Society of Scientometrics and Informetrics Conference, pp. 537-547, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey, June 29 – July 4, ISBN: 978-975-518-381-7, Bogazici University Printhouse. (SCOPUS)
  6. K. Mathur, Santanu Roy, J. Mitra, J (2012) Strategic Lacunae in Rural Technology Systems – Case of Indian Sericulture, in Proceedings of 11th International Entrepreneurship Forum Conference (11th IEF): Entrepreneurship and Sustainability: From Lifestyles for Innovative Enterprises in Creative and Sustainable Environments, Vol. 2, pp. 593-620, Putra World Trade Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, September 03-06, ISSN: 2222-7318, International Entrepreneurship Forum.
  7. Banerjee, Santanu Roy (2011) Social Network Analysis and Innovation: Case of Biomedical Sector Research in India, in Hunter, M. (Ed.), Proceedings of the Annual International Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship (IE 2011), pp. 225-227, Singapore, July 25-26, Global Science and Technology Forum (GSTF), Singapore.
  8. Santanu Roy,S. Upadhyaya (2009) Functioning of Strategic Decision-Making Systems: Case Study of an R&D Organization in India, in Proceedings of International Conference on Management of Engineering and Technology: Technology Management in the Age of Fundamental Change (PICMET ’09), pp. 1488-1494, Portland, Oregon, USA, August 2-6, Portland International Center for Management of Engineering and Technology, Portland, USA (in CD). (SCOPUS)
  9. Santanu Roy (2003) Strategic Renewal and Decision-Making in R&D Environment: A Case Analysis, in Banwet, D.K., Yadav, S.S. and Momaya, K. (Eds.), Management of Research and Development in the New Millennium, 327-333, ISBN: 1403-90986-5, Macmillan.
  10. Santanu Roy (2000) Networking as a Strategy of Technological Innovation: Learning from Cases of Technology Development from a Public-Funded R&D Laboratory System, in Sushil, Momaya, K. and Sharma, O.P. (Eds.), New Business Paradigm: Global, Virtual and Flexible, 299-310, ISBN: 81-259-1106-9, Thomson Learning, Singapore.

Research Projects:

  1. “Application Software Implementation Project: Head Office (Phase I), Subsidiaries (Phase II), and Area Offices and Mine Sites (Phase III)” – Coal India Limited (CIL).
  2. “Probing Market Decline of BSNL Landline and Mobile Subscription in Hyderabad Telecom District” – Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL), a Government of India Enterprise.
  3. “Food Processing Industry in North and North-East India: A Profile of Policies and Potential” – University of Essex, UK.
  4. “Impact Evaluation of ‘Design and Technology Up-gradation Scheme’ of the Office of Development Commissioner (Handicrafts)” – Development Commissioner (Handicrafts), Ministry of Textiles, Government of India.
  5. “Assessment of All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) Funding of Projects under Thrust Area Program in Technical Education (TAPTEC) and R&D” – All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).
  6. “International Comparative Study on Organization and Performance of Research Units (ICSOPRU)” – UNESCO.
  7. “Strategies for Implementing Innovative Technologies for Rural India” – Ministry of Rural Development, Government of India.
  8. “Industrial Innovation Indicators” – National Information System for Science and Technology (NISSAT), Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR), Government of India.
  9. “Developing Technological Capability: Strategies for Developing Countries” – Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), India.
  10. “Governmental Scientific and Technological Initiatives and the Market for Technology: The CSIR and Markets for Products and Processes” – UNDP and DANIDA.

Research Advisor / Supervisor:

  • PhD Examiner: University of Pretoria, South Africa; University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa; National Institute of Industrial Engineering (NITIE), Mumbai, India; Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, India; Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India; and IKG Punjab Technical University, Kapurthala, India.
  • Doctoral Thesis Supervisor: 6 (Under progress)
  • Doctoral Thesis Supervisor: 2 (Awarded)
  • Post Graduate Thesis Advisor / Supervisor: 56 (Awarded)

Award/ Academic Recognition/ Major Professional Activity:

Corporate Trainer:

  • Supply Chain Management with a Focus on Food Industry for Supply Chain Executives. Company: Choithrams, Dubai, UAE, 13th February 2020.
  • Blockchain Use Cases for Management Executives. Company: Redington Gulf FZE, Dubai, UAE, 17th September 2019.
  • Warehouse Management and Demand Planning for Supply Chain Executives. Company: Landmark Group, Dubai, UAE, 19th July 2017.
  • Inventory Management, Logistics/Supply Chain Management, Project Management. Company: HINDALCO Ltd., Renukoot, India, 2009-2011.
  • Project Management. Organization: Central Public Works Department (CPWD), Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India, 2010.
  • Project Management, Program Director: Management Development Program (MDP) for Senior Executives, Company: Oil and Natural Gas Commission (ONGC): 30th November – 9th December 2009.


Teaching Recognition/Rewards:

  • Best Teacher in Operations Management Award, 2nd Asia’s Best B-School Awards, 22nd July 2011, SUNTEC, Singapore.
  • ERASMUS MUNDAS Teaching Fellowship, European Commission, Brussels, Belgium. Course: Logistics Management. University: Fontys University of Applied Sciences, Eindhoven, the Netherlands, March-April, 2010.


Invited Speakers/Keynote Addresses:

  • “Blockchain in International Trade and Logistics”, Northern Regional Chapter Inaugural Seminar, Association of Supply Chain Professionals, 21st January 2023, Delhi, India.
  • “Sustainable Supply Chains: The Blockchain Impact”, India Supply Chain 2022 Conclave, Association of Supply Chain Professionals, 18th-19th November 2022, Mumbai, India.
  • “Contours of Supplier Happiness: Building Sustainable Supply Chains”, India Supply Chain 2022 Conclave, Association of Supply Chain Professionals, 18th-19th November 2022, Mumbai, India.
  • “Warehouse Optimization”, 11th Global Supply Chain and Logistics Summit, 28th November 2018, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
  • “Challenges and Opportunities in Project Management”, Alleem Corporation, 22nd April 2018, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.
  • “Trends in Global Transportation and Trade: Future of Global Trade and Transportation: Scenario 2025”, 10th Global Supply Chain & Logistics Summit, 22nd November 2017, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
  • “Transport and Logistics: Will Dubai Have the Transport Infrastructure to Support 25 Million Tourists Who Are Expected to Visit during Expo 2020?”, I-UP Forum, TECOM’s Education Cluster, 10th December 2014, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
  • “Project Management: Education, Qualifications and Competencies”, 19th Global Symposium on Project Management: ‘Festival of Thinkers and Doers’, Project Management Associates (PMA) and International Project Management Association (IPMA), 7th December 2011, New Delhi, India.
  • “Business through Technologies or Technologies through Business”, IARIA, 25th September 2011, Roma, Italy.
  • “Social Network Analysis and Innovation: Case of Biomedical Sector Research in India”, Global Science and Technology Forum (GSTF), 25th July 2011,
  • “Emerging Trends and Challenges in Teaching and Practicing of Operations Management”, Loyola Marymount University, 27th June, 2009, Los Angeles, USA.
  • “Managing Innovation and Technology Transfer: Case Studies from Public-Funded Laboratories in India:, University of Wollongong, 18th July 2001, Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia.


Journal Editorial Positions:

  • Member, Editorial Advisory Board, Journal of Asia Business Studies (EMERALD) (https://www.emeraldgrouppublishing.com/journal/jabs).
  • Member, Editorial Board, Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Emerging Economies (SAGE) (https://journals.sagepub.com/editorial-board/EIE).


International Conference Board/Review Committee Members:

  • 7th Annual International Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship (IE 2017), Singapore, 27th -28th November 2017.
  • 11th International Conference on Business Excellence: Strategy, Complexity and Energy in Changing Times, Bucharest, Romania, 30th – 31st March 2017.
  • 2nd International Conference on Managing the Asian Century, Bali, Indonesia, 26th – 28th November 2014.
  • 12th Conference of the European Academy of Management (EURAM 2012), Rotterdam, the Netherlands, 6th – 8th June 2012.
  • International Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship (IE 2011), Singapore, 25th – 26th July 2011.
  • International System Dynamics Conference, Athens, Greece, 20th – 24th July 2008.
  • International Conference on Fostering Entrepreneurship: The Role of Higher Education, OECD LEED Trento Centre for Local Development, Trento, Italy, 22nd – 24th June 2005.
  • 9th Australian and New Zealand Systems Conference: Systems in Action (ANZSYS Conference 2003), Melbourne, Australia, 18th – 20th November 2003.
  • 2nd International Conference on Systems Thinking in Management (ICSTM-2002), University of Salford, Salford, United Kingdom, 3rd – 5th April 2002.