Dr. Ratri Parida is an Assistant Professor in the area of Operations Management. Prior to that she was associated with National Institute of Construction Management and Research, Pune and Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), Vellore.
She has obtained her B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering and M Tech in Industrial Engineering from Biju Patnaik University of Technology (BPUT), Odisha and was a Topper in M.Tech at the University level. She completed her Ph.D. from the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur.
Her research interest focuses specifically on Operations Management, Quality Management, Ergonomics/Human Factors Engineering, Biomechanics, and Design of Experiment (DOE). She has around 10 publications in Scopus-indexed International Journals and published in more than 20 International Conferences in India and abroad. Paper titled “Insights on Italian and Indian Health Care Systems” has been chosen by the judging panel as a finalist in the 2012/2013 Emerald/EMRBI Business Research Award for Emerging Researchers. She is the reviewer of International Journal of Neurocomputing (Elsevier), Safety and Health at Work (Elsevier), Euromed Journal of Business (Emerald), International Journal of Automation and Logistics (IJAL) (Inderscience), Journal of Transportation Safety & Security (Taylor & Francis), International Journal of Operations Research (IJOR) (Inderscience), International Journal of Services and Operations Management (Inderscience), etc.
She is a recipient of the MHRD fellowship for Ph.D. at IIT Kharagpur (2008- 2012). She got a travel grant from the Department of Science and Technology (DST) for attending IEA 2012, Brazil and NICMAR for attending and chairing a session at AHFE 2015, Las Vegas, USA. She received WeAreTheCity India’s Top 50 Rising Star Awards 2017.