Faculty Details

Faculty Detail

Nikunj Kumar  Jain

Specialization
:
Operations and Quantitative Methods
Designation
:
Assistant Professor
Email
:
nikunj.jain@imi.edu

Nikunj Kumar  Jain

  • FPM (Operations Management and Quantitative Techniques), IIM Indore, June 2011-Jan-2015 (Thesis Title: e-fulfilment Dimensions and their Linkages with Customer Shopping Satisfaction and Repurchase Intention in e-tailing).
  • B.Tech (Electrical Engineering), MANIT Bhopal, 2004-2008.

Nikunj Kumar  Jain

  • 2015-2016: Assistant Professor, Department of Quantitative Techniques and Operations Management, FORE School of Management New Delhi.
  • 2008-2011: Cross-functional industrial experience in green field Bharat Oman Refineries Ltd (BORL, a joint venture between Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd and Oman Oil SAOC, Sultanate of Oman) in the areas of Project Management with exposure to Commissioning; Operations and Maintenance of Power Plants; Procurement and Inventory Management, Warehouse and Store Management, Contract Management, Vendor Management etc.

Nikunj Kumar  Jain

Prof. Nikunj Kumar Jain has three years of cross-functional industrial experience in green field Bharat Oman Refineries Ltd. Bina (M.P.) (BORL, a joint venture between Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd and Oman Oil SAOC, Sultanate of Oman) in the areas of Project Management with exposure to Commissioning; Operations and Maintenance of Power Plants; Procurement and Inventory Management, Warehouse and Store Management, Contract Management, Vendor Management etc. He has presented several research papers in National and International Conferences like INFORMS Marketing Science, INFORMS Manufacturing and Service Operations Management (MSOM) Conference, ANZAM, IMRDC, COSMAR, SOM, etc. He has published in National and International Journals like Renewable and Sustainability Energy Reviews (Impact Factor 8.05), Marketing, Intelligence and Planning (A as per ABDC classification), Asia-Pacific Journal of Marketing and Logistics (B as per ABDC classification), Journal of Internet Commerce (B as per ABDC classification). He has also published case studies in Asian Journal of Management Cases and ET Cases. His research interest areas include Sustainable Supply Chain Management (SCM), Circular Supply Chains, Retail Operations Management, Application of Game Theory in SCM and Mathematical Modelling and Optimization of Real Life Problems.

Nikunj Kumar  Jain

  • Jain Sourabh, Jain Nikunj and Vaughn Jamie (Accepted). Challenges in meeting all of India's electricity from solar: An energetic approach. Renewable and Sustainability Energy Reviews (Impact Factor 8.05).
  • Jain, Nikunj, Kamboj Shampy, Kumar Vinod and Rahman Zillur (Accepted). Examining consumer-brand relationships on social media platforms. Marketing, Intelligence and Planning (“A” as per ABDC classification).
  • Jain Nikunj, Gajjar Hasmukh, Shah Bhavin and Sadh Ashish (2017). E-fulfillment dimensions and its influence on customers in e-tailing: a critical review. Asia Pacific Journal of Marketing and Logistics (“B” Class Journal as per ABDC classification).
  • Jain Nikunj, Gajjar Hasmukh, Shah Bhavin and Sadh Ashish (2015). A Conceptual Framework for Measuring e-fulfilment Dimensions: A Consumer Perspective. Journal of Internet Commerce (“B” Class Journal as per ABDC classification).
  • Jain Nikunj and Sadh Ashish (2015). Determinants of shopping satisfaction and brand loyalty in e-tailing. Proceedings of the 14th International Conference Marketing Trends-2015 ISBN 978-2-9532811-2-5.
  • Jain Nikunj and Kapoor Rohit (2014). Transformer Commissioning at Central India Oil Refineries Ltd. Asian Journal of Management Cases, Volume 11, Issue 2, pp. 103–118, ISSN: 0973-0621.
  • Jain Nikunj and Singh Alok (2012). Optimizing the number and location of Emergency Medical Services Ambulance Using Set Covering Approach. Indore Management Journal, Special Issue ISSN: 0975-1653.

Nikunj Kumar  Jain

  • Nikunj Kumar Jain. Modelling retail supply chain risk with constraint shelf-space capacity. 9th ISDSI International Conference 2016 Goa, India, January 2-4, 2016.
  • Nikunj Kumar Jain. Channel dynamics under manufacturing product quality and retail service quality. FORE International Operations Conference, FORE New Delhi, Nov. 26-27, 2015.
  • 1Nikunj Kumar Jain, Hasmukh Gajjar and Bhavin J Shah. Linking e-fulfilment dimensions to shopping satisfaction and repurchase intention in e-tailing. POMS 26th Annual Conference, Washington D.C., USA, May 8-11, 2015.
  • Nikunj Kumar Jain and Ashish Sadh. Determinants of shopping satisfaction and brand loyalty in e-tailing. 14th International Marketing Trends Conference 2015, Paris, Jan. 23-24, 2015.
  • Nikunj Kumar Jain and Hasmukh Gajjar. Dimensions of e-tailer’s Operations and their linkages with Customer Shopping Satisfaction and Repurchase Intention. IMR Doctoral Conference, IMRDC 2014, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore, Dec. 22-23, 2014.
  • Nikunj Kumar Jain, Hasmukh Gajjar and Bhavin J Shah. Impact of Operational Drivers on Repurchase Intention in e-fulfilment. Fourth Biennial Supply Chain Management Conference-2014, Indian institute of Management, Bangalore, Dec. 18-19, 2014.
  • 1Nikunj Kumar Jain and Hasmukh Gajjar. Operational drivers of shopping satisfaction and repurchase intention in e-fulfillment. XVIII Annual International Conference of the Society of Operations Management (SOM 2014). Indain Institute of Technology, Roorkee, Dec. 12-14, 2014.
  • Nikunj Kumar Jain and Subhashis Sinha. Did the Indian Life Insurance Industry Overlook a Key Leadership Issue? An Exploratory Study Investigating the Role of Shared Leadership with Reference to the Top Management Issues. Autralian and New-Zealand Academy of Management (ANZAM) 2015, Sydney, Dec. 2-4, 2014.
  • 1Nikunj Kumar Jain, Hasmukh Gajjar and Bhavin J Shah. Antecedents and Consequences of online shopping satisfaction in e-fulfillment. INFORMS Annual Meeting 2014, San Francisco, USA, Nov. 9-12, 2014.
  • 2Nikunj Kumar Jain, Hasmukh Gajjar, Bhavin J Shah and Ashish Sadh. Integrating forward and reverse logistics in e-fulfilment. INFORMS Manufacturing and Service Operations Management Conference (MSOM 2014), Seattle, USA, June 19-21, 2014.
  • Nikunj Kumar Jain and Hasmukh Gajjar. Determinants of shopping satisfaction and repurchase intention in e-fulfilment. INFORMS 36th ISMS Marketing Science Conference 2014, Atlanta, USA, June 12-14, 2014.
  • Nikunj Kumar Jain and Alok Kumar Singh. Perspectives on Goal Programming for Portfolio Selection. International Conference on Excellence in Research and Education, Indian Institute of Management, Indore, May 8-11, 2014.
  • Nikunj Kumar Jain.  Modelling retail supply chain risk with shelf-space capacity constraint risk averse retailer. 13th Consortium of Students in Management Research 2013 (COSMAR-2013), Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, November 15-16, 2013.
  • Nikunj Kumar Jain and Alok Kumar Singh. A Review of Various Models in Cross Docking at the Operational Level. International Conference on Excellence in Research and Education, Indian Institute of Management, Indore, May 9-12, 2013.
  • Nikunj Kumar Jain and Alok Kumar Singh. Modelling Retail supply chain risk with capacity constraint retailer under various risk attitudes Scenarios. 5th annual Doctoral Research Conference in Management (Anvesh 2013), Nirma Institute of Management, Ahmadabad, April 12-13, 2013
  • Nikunj Kumar Jain, Omkar D.Palsule Desai and Nagrajan Krishnamurthy. A Stochastic Game Model to analyze Supply Chains. International Conference on Game Theory and Management Applications, Hyderabad, December 17-18, 2012.
  • Nikunj Kumar Jain and Alok Kumar Singh. Optimizing the number and location of Emergency Medical Services Ambulance Using Set Covering Approach, 4th Conference on Excellence in Research and Education, Indian Institute of Management, Indore, May 10-13, 2012.

1Accepted but not presented; 2Poster Presentation

Nikunj Kumar  Jain

Workshops Conducted

  • Faculty Development Programme on Structural Equation Modelling on Feb. 4-5, 2016.
  • Faculty Development Programme on Partial Least Squares Structural Equation Modelling (PLS-SEM) on Nov. 23-24, 2015.

Workshops Attended

  • Training Program on Recent Trends in Sustainability and Sustainable Supply Chain Management, DOM-IIT Madras and University of Southern Denmark, Apr. 18, 2016.
  • Faculty Development Programme on Moving Towards Business Excellence, IIM Indore, Sept. 15, 2014.
  • Seminar on MATLAB and SIMULINK for Engineer Education, Mathworks India, Indore, July 23, 2013.
  • International Workshop on Game Theory and Operations Research Applications, IPE and ISI Hyderabad, Dec. 19, 2012.
  • Advanced Workshop and Tutorial on Operations Research (AWTOR), IIM Indore, Aug. 22-25, 2012.

Other Distinctions

  • Co-coordinator in FORE International Operations Conference 2015 (FIOC-2015) at FORE School of Management, New Delhi.
  • Co-coordinator in 4th Conference in Excellence in Education and Research 2012 at IIM, Indore. 
  • Member of Merchand-I, the Merchandising Club of IIM Indore (2011-12).
  • Co-coordinator in Hardware Implementation Contest in Teachnosearch’07 in MANIT, Bhopal.
  • Red Belt in Martial Arts (Jeet Kune-Do Federation of Madhya Pradesh).
  • Silver Medal in 7th Inter-School Karate Championship-2000 at Khargone, (M.P.).

 

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