School of Business









University of Redlands

School of Business


Avijit Sarkar Associate Professor
University of Redlands
School of Business
1200 East Colton Avenue
PO Box 3080
Redlands CA 92373-0999


Contact Information



(909) 748-8783


105 Hornby Hall


Avijit Sarkar is an Associate Professor in the School of Business, University of Redlands. He received his Ph.D. (2004) and M.S. (2002) degrees in Industrial Engineering from University at Buffalo - The State University of New York. His research interests are in Geospatial Big Data, Location Analytics, and Examination of Patterns of Adoption and Diffusion of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) & Digital Divides. His research articles have been published in Journal of Geographical Systems, IIE Transactions, European Journal of Operational Research, Socio-Economic Planning Sciences, and Computers and Operations Research. At Redlands, Avijit teaches a variety of quantitative courses in management science and operations management. He is a recipient of the University of Redlands Faculty Review Committee Awards for Outstanding Research (in 2010) & Outstanding Teaching (in 2009). He is also Director of the School of Business Center for Business GIS and Spatial Analysis (GISAB) since 2012.