Dr Prakash J. Singh is an Associate Professor with the Department of Management and Marketing at the University of Melbourne in Australia. He is currently the Deputy Head of Department (Teaching and Learning) and co-Director of the Social Investment Research Group. He has served as the Department’s PhD and MCom program director previously. Prakash’s expertise is in operations and supply chain management fields. His studies have been based in transport and logistics, healthcare, manufacturing, public sector as well as the not-for-profit and voluntary sectors. His research has been published in many leading journals including Journal of Operations Management
, Journal of Business Ethics
, and Int. Journal of Operations and Production Management
. He has obtained Australian Research Council Discovery, Linkage and Industrial Transformation Training Centre
grants to support his research. He has been awarded two Dean’s Certificates for Excellent Research in recognition of the high quality of his research. Prakash has supervised numerous PhD students and postdoctoral research fellows.
Prakash is an experienced lecturer, having taught many courses in undergraduate, postgraduate, executive and custom programs. He has taught these courses in semester-long, compressed, block and intensive modes, both overseas and locally. These include subjects in the Master of Supply Chain Management and Master of Enterprise programs. He previously coordinated the Global Business Practicum subject. He also teaches subjects in the PhD coursework program. Prakash’s teaching has been recognised with the award of four Dean's Certificates for Excellent Teaching.
Prakash has actively engaged with a number of organisations for the purpose of providing advice and expertise. These organisations include: ASEAN Secretariat; AusAID; Australian Department of Immigration and Citizenship; Australian Survey Res