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About Kathy Dhanda

Kanwalroop Kathy Dhanda, Ph.D. is a professor of Management in the Jack Welch College of Business at Sacred Heart University. Dr. Dhanda is passionate about the environment and the protection of our natural resources.  Hence, the focus of her professional work is on the role of business and policy instruments in the transition towards a sustainable economy.

Dr. Dhanda teaches courses in Operations Management, Supply Chain Management and Sustainable Management.  She has also developed and taught courses in Sustainability and Leadership in American University in Paris and at the Auckland University of Technology in New Zealand.  

Dr. Dhanda's academic scholarship focuses on sustainability issues with a primary emphasis in the areas of environmental modelling, carbon markets, emissions trading and sustainable supply chains.  She has published over thirty journal articles in Operations Research, Journal of Business Ethics, Academy of Management Perspectives, Energy Economics, Journal of Public Policy and Marketing Policy WatchOrganization & EnvironmentJournal of Environmental Economics and Management, as well as other journals.  Dr. Dhanda is also the co-author of Environmental Networks: A Framework for Economic Decision-Making and Policy Analysis(Edward Elgar) and Sustainability: Essentials for Business (Sage).


July 2016 - Present Professor Management, Sacred Heart University Jack Welch College of Business

Curriculum Vitae

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  • BU 699
  • Mgt 375
  • Mgt 101


1992 - 1997 Ph.D. Management Science, University of Massachusetts Amherst ‐ Isenberg School of Management
1992 B.S. Computer Science, Angelo State University

Contact Information

Management Department
Martire Center
Jack Welch College of Business


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