Fulbright Visiting Scholar, Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas
Doctor of Philosophy, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
Master of Technology, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
Bachelor of Engineering, Gauhati University
Supply Chain Management
Assistant Professor, Vinod Gupta School of Management, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur from May, 2009 to June, 2015
Senior Lecturer, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University (now IIT BHU) from October, 2008 to May, 2009.
Lecturer, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University (now IIT BHU) from October, 2004 to October, 2008.
Lecturer, Department of Industrial & Production Engineering, Institute of Technology, GGU from December, 2002 to July, 2004.
Other Professional Appointments
National Council Member, Indian Institute of Industrial Engineering (2012-2013).
Winner of First Prize in Public Sector OR Competition at the INFORMS Annual Meeting 2015 held at Philadelphia for the paper Distressed Selling by Farmers: Model, Analysis, and Use in Policy Analysis (co-authors: Shivam Gupta, Ganesh Janakiraman, Milind Dawande)
Fulbright-Nehru Postdoctoral Fellowship 2013-14
BOYSCAST Fellowship 2008-2009 from Department of Science and Technology, Government of India (could not visit host university due to personal reasons).
Best Professor in Supply Chain Management at the World Education Congress 2012 at Mumbai, India.
Honors (Distinction) in Bachelor of Engineering at Gauhati University
Chaturvedi, P., A. Sarkar, GC Majumdar, SP Sarmah, S. Padhi. Milk Procurement of a Private Dairy: An Economic Analysis, International Journal of Operational Research, Forthcoming.
A Sarkar, PKJ Mohapatra, A Chaudhary, A Agrawal, A Mandal, SS Padhi. 2012. Single or Multiple Sourcing: A Method for Determining the Optimal Size of the Supply Base. Technology Operation Management (Springer), 3 (1-2), 17-31.
PL Meena, SP Sarmah, A Sarkar. 2011. Sourcing Decisions under Risks of Catastrophic Events Disruption. Transportation Research Part E: logistics and transportation review, 47(6), 1058-1074.
A Sarkar. 2010. A Conceptual Framework for Developing Buyer-Supplier Relationship. Industrial Engineering Journal, Vol. II, No. 15, 18-22.
A Sarkar, PKJ Mohapatra. 2009. Determining the Optimal Size of Supply Base with the Consideration of Risks of Supply Disruptions. International Journal of Production Economics, 119, 122-135.
S. K. Purohit, A Sarkar, D Das, S K Sharma, (2009) Performance evaluation of the services of commercial banks: A fuzzy approach, Productivity, 50(2), 93-111.
A Sarkar, PKJ Mohapatra. 2008. Maximum Utilization of Vehicle Capacity: A Case of MRO Items. Computers & Industrial Engineering, 54 (2), 185-201.
• D Das, PKJ Mohapatra, SK Sharma, A Sarkar. 2007. Factors Influencing the Attractiveness of a Tourist Destination. Journal of Services Research, 7(1), 103-134.
D Das, PKJ Mohapatra, SK Sharma, A Sarkar. 2007. Attractiveness of Varanasi as Tourist Destination: Perspective of Foreign Tourists. International Journal of Tourism Policy, 1(2), 111-133.
A Sarkar, PKJ Mohapatra. 2006. Evaluation of Supplier Capability and Performance: A Method for Supply Base Reduction. Journal of Purchasing & Supply Management, 12(3), 148-163.
A Sarkar, PKJ Mohapatra. 2010. A Non-Compensatory Fuzzy Method for Supplier Performance Evaluation and Evaluation, Working Paper, Vinod Gupta School of Management, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur.
A Sarkar, PKJ Mohapatra. 2011. Solution of a Vehicle Routing Problem Involving Third-Party Transporter, Working Paper, Vinod Gupta School of Management, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur.