Punya Chatterjee, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

FCBE 324
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Punya Chatterjee


Punya earned her Ph.D. in Business Administration (Supply Chain and Information Systems) from the Smeal College of Business at the Pennsylvania State University. She holds a BS-MS in Mathematical Sciences from Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Kolkata, India. Her research investigates topics at the interface of operations and marketing. She is particularly interested in pricing, product return policies, product assortment policies, consignment contracts and sustainable fashion. She uses methodologies such as game theory, dynamic programming, stochastic optimization and queueing theory. Her research has been presented at major national and international conferences such as the INFORMS annual meeting and the POMS annual conference.


SCMS 3711: Business Analytics Tools


Research Interests

Retail Operations; Return leniency; Sustainability; Strategic Consumer Behavior; Operations-Marketing Interface


Chatterjee, P., S. Karray,  S. P. Sigue. 2019. Cooperative advertising programs: are accrual constraints necessary? International Transactions in Operational Research, 26(6), 2230-2247.