Hossein Rikhtehgar Berenji is an Assistant Professor of Operations Management in the College of Business, Pacific University. He earned his PhD in Operations & Business Analytics and his Master of Science in Decision Sciences from the Lundquist College of Business at University of Oregon. Hossein’s research interests fall broadly in supply chain management. In his recent research projects, he investigates how buyers can engage suppliers to be more socially and environmentally responsible.
As a sole instructor, he taught Operations Management and Business Analytics at the Lundquist College of Business, University of Oregon. Hossein received three teaching awards, two at the college-level (Robin & Roger Best Teaching Award) and the other at the university-level (Kimble Teaching Award).
Prior to his PhD program, Hossein worked as a senior industrial consultant in Pars Consultants Group and taught executive programs in private institutions and colleges. He also holds a Master of Business Administration from Sharif University and B.S in Industrial Engineering from South Tehran University.