Personal Information

Alliant School of Management

Business Administration

San Diego Campus

Professor

Adjunct Faculty

Alliant International University San Diego
10455 Pomerado Road
ASM 107
San Diego CA 92131

858-635-4550

Courses, Research Interests, Publications

Production/Operations Management (BUS 3020 & BUS 5040)

Quantitative Approaches to Management (BUS 6090)

Tourism Economics (TOU 4030)

Total Quality Management (MGT 4050 & BUS 6050)

Production / Operations Management; Management Science; Technology Management; Total Quality; Management; Project Management ; Tourism Economics

Krishnamoorthy, Meenakshi S. (2000) Statistical Process Control Techniques for Software and Systems; (86 pages).

Fawzia Ali At-Saihati and Meenakshi S. Krishnamoorthy, (September/October 1996)"US Consumer Product Marketing in Saudi Arabia: Competitive Perceptions" The International Executive 38(5), 633-670

Skalnik J., Maria Fernandez, Meenakshi S. Krishnamoorthy and David Smith (2002) A Comparison of Ethical Decision-Making of Business Students From Different Cultural Backgrounds, 33ed Annual Meeting of the Decision Sciences Institute, November 24-26, 2002, San Diego, California

Salama Kawsar, and Meenakshi S. Krishnamoorthy (2002) The Defining Perspectives of Globalization II, 33ed Annual Meeting of the Decision Sciences Institute, November 24-26, 2002, San Diego, California

Meenakshi S. Krishnamoorthy, Richard Gevirtz, Venu Prabaker, David Jacobs, Stephen Wasserman, Antony Horner, and Geeta Venkat "Health and Productivity: A Balanced Approach towards Our Well-Being and Organizational Success": Participant's Manual, Fifth Satellite Videoconference of the 2002 Series Excellence with a Global Flair; International Training Center, May 23, 2002, (108 pages). This manual has also been translated into Spanish and Portuguese. The entire presentation as well as questions and answers are also available in a videotape in three languages (English, Spanish and Portuguese).

Salama Kawsar and Meenakshi S. Krishnamoorthy (2001) The Defining Perspectives of Globalization, 32ed Annual Meeting of the Decision Sciences Institute, November 17-20, 2001 at San Francisco, California

Krishnamoorthy, Meenakshi S. (2001) The Role of Information Technology in Development: Lessons from India Eighth Annual National Diversity Conference, April 2-4, 2001, San Diego, California

Krishnamoorthy, Meenakshi S. (2001) The Methodology of International Trade Statistics Chinese Statistical Bureau Directors /Deputy Directors, February 12, 2001, San Diego, California

Natarajan Nat and Meenakshi S. Krishnamoorthy (2000) Strategy and Compliance Based Assessments, 31st Annual Meeting of the Decision Sciences Institute, November 18-21, 2000 at Orlando, Florida.

Malevski Yoram, Meenakshi S. Krishnamoorthy, M. , Sebastian K. Zacharia and Ralph J. Daley "Transforming Know-How into Marketable Value: Process and Strategies": Participant's Manual, Seventh Satellite Videoconference of the 2000 Series Global Strategies for Excellence, Value and Optimal Performance; International Training Center, July 6, 2000, (119 pages). This manual has also been translated into Spanish and Portuguese. The entire presentation as well as questions and answers are also available in a videotape in three languages (English, Spanish and Portuguese).

Sundell, Richard A, Meenakshi S. Krishnamoorthy, and Rachna Kumar (1999) Relationships Among Information Technology Structures, Business Environment, Electronic Commerce, and Financial Performance, 30th Annual Meeting of the Decision Sciences Institute, November 20-23, 1999 at New Orleans, Louisiana.

Krishnamoorthy, Meenakshi S. and Rubens Ricupero "Innovation, Technology Transfer and the Global Market: The Chain for Competitive Advantage": Participant's Manual, Sixth Satellite Videoconference of the 1999 Series Foundations for Prosperity in the Third Millennium; International Training Center, July 6, 1999, (119 pages). This manual has also been translated into Spanish and Portuguese. The entire presentation as well as questions and answers are also available in a videotape in three languages (English, Spanish and Portuguese). Prepared a video-based case study on "From Concept to Consumer"; interviewed Mr. Paul Eichen, Founder, CEO of Rokenbach Toys; traced the development of a product till commercialization and incorporated this case as a part my videoconference.

Krishnamoorthy, Meenakshi S. (1999) Quality, Productivity and Competitiveness: The Asian Scene, International Conference on Asia-Pacific Studies, June18-20, 1999 , San Diego, California

Krishnamoorthy, Meenakshi S. and Geza Feketekuty "Technology Blending, Trade and Diplomacy: Strategic Management of Our Expertise": Participant's Manual, Seventh Satellite Videoconference of the 1998 Series Competitive Success with Global Focus; International Training Center, June 25, 1998, (138 pages). Also in Spanish and Portuguese

Skalnik, Patricia and Meenakshi S. Krishnamoorthy (1998) Airlines, The Internet, and the Customer: An Industry in Transition, 29th Annual Meeting of the Decision Sciences Institute, November 21-24, 1998 at Las Vegas, Nevada.

Meenakshi S. Krishnamoorthy, Chetan S. Sankar, R. Nat Natarajan, and Satya N. Prattipati (1997) Opportunities for Business Schools: An Evaluation of Market for Management Education in India, 28th Annual Meeting of the Decision Sciences Institute, November 22-25, 1997 at San Diego, California

Sankar S. Chetan, R. Nat Natarajan, Meenakshi S. Krishnamoorthy, Satya N. Prattipati and P. Kakumanu (1996) Role of U.S. Business Schools in the Implementation of Liberalization Programs in Emerging Economies Like India, 27th Annual Meeting of the Decision Sciences Institute, November 24-26, 1996 at Orlando, Florida.

Lundberg Donald E., M. Krishnamoorthy and Mink H. Stavenga, (1995) Tourism Economics John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Turkish version was published in 1999. An Indonesian version was published in 1999. A major revision of this text is underway.

Fawzia Ali Al-Saihati and Meenakshi S. Krishnamoorthy (1995) Marketing Effectiveness of U.S. Consumer Products in Saudi Arabia, 26th Annual Meeting of the Decision Sciences Institute, November 20-22, 1995 at Boston, Massachusetts.

Ayhan Serhateri "Disintermediation of the Automobile Industry Via Internet and Consequent Changes in Consumer Behavior and the Marketing Mix: A Cross-Cultural Study in Turkey and the US." (Completed, 2002)., 2002

Richard A. Sundell "Relationships Among Types of Information Technology Structures, Business Environments, Electronic Commerce and Financial Performance" (Completed, 1999)., 1999

Patricia C. Fine-Skalink "Marketing on the Internet: Factors Influencing Airline Travelers' Acceptance of On-line Reservations and Ticketing" (Completed,1998)., 1998

Joy Chia Huh Liang "Technology, Innovation, Productivity and Competitiveness of Manufacturing Industries in Taiwan" (Completed, 1995)., 1995

Gulcimen Turtsever "The Relationship Between Budget Deficits and Balance of Current Account in Australia, the United States and Italy" (Completed, 1995), 1995

Recent developments in Tourism Economics

Judith Norman Austin "Vertical Carousels and Vertical Lifts Customer Satisfaction" (ongoing).

International Transfer of Technology

Charles Mayaka Mong'ni "Diffusion and Adoption of Internet Technology by the Service Industry in Kenya" (ongoing).

Case-based Operations Management

Academic History and Background

PhD, Manchester University, 1960

Professional Practice and Community Service

Member, Reviewer, Panelist, Session Chair, Discussant for Decision Sciences Institute, USA

Liaison with industry for factory visits and guest speakers

Member, Production and Operations Management Society, USA

Founding member, Institute for Social and Economic Change, India

Member, International Editorial Advisory Board, Journal of SMET Education, USA

Member, Education Council, Japan Society of San Diego and Tijuana

* Duplicate Bridge
* Swimming

Bio and Links

Dr. Meenaksi Krishnamoorthy is a professor at the Alliant School of Management. Dr. Krishnamoorthy has extensive international experience working in Chief Technical Advisor and Executive Director capacities for National Productivity Centers in Japan, India, Nigeria and Bangladesh. Additionally, he has held teaching and research positions at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Indian Institute of Management and Alliant International University.

Dr. Krishnamoorthy has published extensively in the areas of Production/Operations Management, Technology Management and Total Quality Management, and is a frequent speaker at national and international conferences.

He received his Ph.D. in Industrial Administration from University of Manchester, England and an Electrical Engineering degree from India.