School of Business

Amarpreet Kohli

Associate Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Management


221 Luther Bonney

Office Hours Fall 2016

By Appointment

Contact Information

Phone: 207.780.4305

“After decades of decline, manufacturing is gaining strength in the US, returning jobs to our shores and creating new ones–making this a good time to prepare for a career in operations management.”

- Amarpreet Kohli, Associate Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Management, USM School of Business


Why, after decades of decline, is manufacturing now gaining steam in the US? Understanding the factors at play and the issues affecting manufacturing here and abroad is the focus of Dr. Amarpreet Kohli’s research and teaching at USM’s School of Business.

Recent Publications

Kohli, A. S. & Hawkins, E. (2014). Motivators to adopt Green Supply Chan Initiatives, International Journal of Information Systems and Supply Chain Management (Forthcoming Issue)

Kohli, A. S., Peng, C., & Mittal, P. (2011). Predictors of Student Success in Undergraduate Business Statistics Course. Journal of Academy of Business and Economics, 11(4), 32-42.

Kohli, A. S. & Jensen, J. (2010). Assessing Effectiveness of Supply Chain Collaboration: An Empirical Study. Supply Chain Forum: An International Journal, 11(2), 2-16.

Kohli, H. K., Kohli A. S., Huber, R., & Faul, A. (2010). Assessing Cultural Competence in Graduating Students. International Journal of Progressive Education, 6(1), 6-27.

Kohli, A. S., Sharma, D. K., Gerold, J., & Pastorino, F. (2009). Theory of Constraints: An Application in U.S. Army's Recruiting Process. Journal of Academy of Business and Economics, 9(3), 164-174.

Kohli, A. S., Alexander, S., & Gupta, M. S. (2008).  A Dynamic Simulation Study to Assess the Impact of Collaboration on the Performance of a Supply Chain Subject to a Variety of Demand Environments, The Journal of Management and Engineering Integration, Volume 1, Issue 1, Pages 73 – 87

Kohli, A. S. & Sharma, D. K. (2007).  Supply Chain Management and its Impact on Operation Decisions.  International Journal of Effective Management, Volume 4, Issue 1, Pages 47 – 64

Gupta, M. S. & Kohli, A. S. (2006). Enterprise Resource Planning Systems and its Implications for Operations Function. Technovation: The International Journal of Technological Innovation and Entrepreneurship, 26, 687-696.