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Kalkanci, Basak

Basak Kalkanci

Assistant Professor

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Awards & Recognitions
Georgia Power Professor of Excellence, 2015

Basak Kalkanci is an Assistant Professor of Operations Management at the Georgia Institute of Technology Scheller College of Business. Her current research focuses on socially and environmentally responsible supply chain management, behavioral operations management, supply risk management, contracting and information sharing in supply chains. She earned her Ph.D in Management Science and Engineering from Stanford University in 2010 and her B.S. in Industrial Engineering from Bogazici University (Turkey) in 2004. She worked as a postdoctoral associate at MIT before joining Georgia Tech.

Her work appeared in leading journals such as Management Science, Operations Research, Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, and Production and Operations Management. She is the recipient of the Georgia Power Professor of Excellence (2015), M&SOM Meritorious Service Award (2014), and Management Science Meritorious Service Award (2015, 2017).

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Working Papers

  • Kalkanci, B. 2017. Supply Risk Mitigation via Supplier Diversification and Improvement: An Experimental Evaluation
Published Papers