Aman Gupta

Associate Professor, College of Business; Department Chair, Decision Sciences
Department of Decision Sciences
Worldwide College of Business
Worldwide campus

Dr. Gupta is an Assistant Professor and Program Chair of M. S. in Logistics and Supply Chain Management program in the Department of Management Sciences at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Worldwide.

His current research interests are in the areas of supply-chain risk management, health-care operations management, reverse logistics, closed-loop supply chains, queuing networks, and service quality in aviation industry. He has received grants/contracts as Principal Investigator for projects related to supply-chain risk management (funded by CAO, ERAU-W) and logistics infrastructure in Louisville, Ky. (funded by Louisville Chamber of Commerce). He has authored or co-authored articles that have appeared in journals, guides, industry reports, and conference proceedings. He has taught several courses in Operations Research, Transportation, Operations Management, Purchasing, Project Management, Probability and Statistics, Discrete Optimization, Logistics Management, and Supply Chain Management.


  • Ph.D. - Doctor of Philosophy in Industrial Engineering, University of Louisville
  • M.S. - Master of Science in Industrial Engineering, State University of New York System : Buffalo



Prior to Embry-Riddle, Dr. Gupta worked as Postdoctoral Research Associate for more than a year in the Department of Industrial Engineering at the University of Louisville. He also worked in industry for more than 5 years in the areas of logistics and supply chain management.

Dr. Gupta is a member of Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE) and Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS).

​He was awarded the 2012 postdoctoral research award by the Logistics and Distribution Institute (LoDI). He was also awarded the Doctoral Dissertation award by the Department of Industrial Engineering at the University of Louisville in 2007.