Dr NISHANT Rohit

Associate Professor

Department : Supply Chain Management and Information Systems

Nationalities :

Teaching

  • Principles of e-commerce
  • Information systems and financial aspects in sustainability management

Qualifications

  • PhD, Department of Decision Sciences, NUS Business School (2014)
  • MBA (Systems and Operations). T.A.PAI Management Institute India (2007)
  • B.Tech (Manufacturing Engineering). National Institute of Foundry and Forge Technology (Ranchi University) (2004)

Scholarship

  • PhD Scholarship, National University of Singapore (2009 – 2014)

Awards

  • 2015: Winner -World Future Foundation PhD Prize, World Future Foundation.
  • 2015: Nominated for Wang Gungwu Medal and Prize, National University of Singapore.
  • 2011: What is E-Government Service Quality? European Conference on Information Systems. Paper nominated for best paper award
  • 2011: Do Green IT Announcements Improve Market Value Of Firms? Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems. Paper : one of the five finalists for best paper award
  • 2010: Winner (First prize) SIM Annual Best Paper Competition, SIMposium.

Research interests

  • Green IS Sustainable Operations
  • Business Value of Technologies
  • Business Analytics

Work experience

Academic

  • Assistant Professor, Supply Chain Management Academic area, Rennes School of Business (2014 – Present)

Non-Academic

  • Analytics Consultant. Hewlett Packard India (2007 – 2009)
  • Research Associate. Institute for Social Engineering – Exploration of impact of social network on economic viability of local entrepreneurs. (Project under Prof. Bino Paul (Tata Institute of Social Sciences) (2006 – 2007)
  • Management Trainee. Pricol India (2005 – 2006)
  • Engineer. Mahindra Hinoday (2004 – 2005)
  • Trainee Engineer. Bokaro Steel Plant. Steel Authority of India Limited (2003 – 2004)

Service to the Profession

Board Member: Advisory Board

  • Global Innovation and Knowledge Academy (2015 – 2016)

Board Member: PRJ Editorial Review Board

  • Journal of Innovation and Knowledge (2015 – 2016
  • Cogent Business & Management (2015

Editorial Advisory Board Member Chair: Conference / Track / Program

  • Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems. Co-Chair E-Government and E-Business Track 2016

Reviewer – Article / Manuscript

  • Journal of Energy Engineering (2015)
  • European Conference on Information Systems (2015)
  • International Conference on Information Systems (2011 – 2016)
  • Academy of Management Annual Meeting (2011 – 2015)
  • Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (2011 – 2014)
  • European Conference on Information Systems (2012)

Editor: Associate Editor

  • Associate Editor, Information Systems Journal (AIS Basket of 8 Journals) Special Issue on digital social transformation (2018-2019)
  • Journal of Energy Engineering (2015 onwards)
  • Reviewer: Ad Hoc Reviewer for a Journal
  • International Journal of Production Economics. (2014 – 2016)
  • Information and Management (2012 – 2016)
  • Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice (2015)
  • Information Systems Frontier (2014)
  • Journal of Global Information Management (2013 – 2014)
  • Journal of Indian Business Research (2012 – 2014)
  • International Journal of Information Management (2013)

Chair: Conference / Track / Programme

  • Track Co-Chair, Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems, Green IS/IT and Sustainability (2018)
  • Associate Editor, International Conference on Information Systems, Practice Oriented Demand –driven IS (2018)
  • Associate Editor, International Conference on Information Systems, Human Behavior and IS Track (2017)
  • Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems. Co-Chair E-Government and E-Business Track (2016)

Intelellectual contributions

Refereed Proceedings – Discipline-Based Scholarship

  • Helmi Issa± ,Bouchaib Bahli, Rohit Nishant, and Vijaya L, “”Understanding the Consequences of Technostress: A Non-Linear Perspective ” ECIS (2018)
  • Nishant Rohit and Arash Azadegan, “Differentiating payoffs from water related sustainability innovations.” POMS (2018)
  • Ahmed Hamdi±, Rohit Nishant, Arash Azadegan, and Bouchaib Bahli,” “Are Green Purchasing and supply chain risk practices complementary? An Empirical Analysis.” POMS (2018)
  • Vivien Lim, Thompson Teo, and Rohit Nishant, “Cyber Incivility at the Workplace.” ICIS (2017)
  • Nishant Rohit, Yi Liu, Alok Choudhary, and Vijaya Lakshmi, “Understanding Firms’ Sustainability Risks: An Empirical Study.” EUROMA (2017)
  • Nishant Rohit and Mark Goh, “Understanding Environment Performance-Financial Performance Link: Environmental damage perspective.” EUROMA (2017)
  • Nishant Rohit, Thompson Teo, and Vivien Lim, “Understanding the Effectiveness of Carbon Management System (CMS): An Empirical Study.” Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (2017)
  • Nishant Rohit, “Understanding Firms’ Water related Sustainability Innovations: An Empirical Analysis.” Global Innovation and Knowledge Academy (2017)
  • Nishant Rohit, Alok Choudhary, and Hung Yao Liu, “Disentangling Sustainability-Oriented Innovation and Its Link to Environmental Sustainability: An Exploratory Study in the Aviation Industry.” EUROMA (2016)
  • Nishant Rohit and Alok Choudhary, “Caught between Two Stools: Using Paradox lens to Understand Green Supply Chain.” EUROMA (2015)
  • Nishant Rohit, Thompson Teo, and Mark Goh, “Are There Limits to the Emissions-Operational Performance Linkage?” Academy of Management Annual Meeting (2015)
  • Nishant Rohit and Mark Goh, “Sustainability and India’s Supply Chain: Some Insights.” Academy of Management Annual Meeting (2014)
  • Nishant Rohit, Thompson Teo, and Mark Goh, “Understanding the Environmental Impact of Sustainable IT: An Empirical Examination.” Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (2013)
  • Nishant Rohit, Thompson Teo, and Mark Goh, “Sustainable Information Systems: Does It Matter?” Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (2013)
  • Goh Mark, Rohit Nishant, and Thompson Teo. Is Dense Supply Chain Network More Environmentally Friendly? Production and Operations Management Society Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado (2013)
  • Nishant Rohit, Thompson Teo, and Pauline Koh. (2013). Do Shareholders View Business Analytics Announcements Favorably? Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Orlando, Florida (2013)
  • Nishant Rohit, Thompson Teo, and Mark Goh, “Investment in Energy Efficiency R&D: Consumption- and environment- centric perspective.” Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (2012)
  • Nishant Rohit, Thompson Teo, Mark Goh, and Satish Krishnan, “Does Environmental Performance Affect Organizational Performance? Evidence from Green IT Organizations.” International Conference on Information Systems (2012)
  • Srivastava Shirish, Thompson Teo, and Rohit Nishant, “What is E-government Service Quality?” European Conference on Information Systems (2011)
  • Nishant Rohit, Thompson Teo, and Mark Goh, “Do Green IT Announcements Improve Market Value of Firms?” Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (2011)
  • Krishnan Satish, Thompson Teo, and Rohit Nishant, “IS Capability, ICT Usage, and National Sustainability: Testing the Source-Position-Performance Framework.” International Conference on Information Systems (2011)

Refereed Articles – Discipline-Based Scholarship

  • Nishant Rohit, Thompson Teo, and Mark Goh, “Do Shareholders Value Green Information Technology Announcements? (AIS Senior Scholars’ Basket of 8 Journal, ABS 4).” Journal of the Association for Information Systems 18(8)(2017): 3
  • Agi, Maher and Rohit Nishant, “Understanding influential factors on implementing green supply chain management practices: An interpretative structure modelling analysis.” (ABS 3) Journal of Environmental Management 188 (3) (2017): 351-363.
  • Teo Thompson, Rohit Nishant, and Pauline Koh, “Do shareholders favor business analytics announcements? (AIS Senior Scholars’ Basket of 8 Journal, ABS 3).” Journal of Strategic Information Systems 25(4). (2016): 259-276.
  • Nishant Rohit, Mark Goh, and Philip Kitchen, “Sustainability and differentiation: Understanding materiality from the context of Indian firms» (ABS 3) Journal of Business Research 69(5). (2016): 1892-1897.
  • Singh Vivek, Rohit Nishant, and Philip Kitchen, “Self or Simulacra of Online Reviews: An Empirical Perspective.” (ABS 3) Psychology & Marketing 33(12). (2016): 1112-1118.
  • Nishant Rohit, TSH Teo, and M Goh, “Energy Efficiency Benefits: Is Technophilic Optimism Justified?”(ABS 3) IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management 61 (3). (2014): 476-487. (Premium Journal as per NUS School of Engineering List)
  • Teo Thompson, Rohit Nishant, M Goh, and S Agarwal, “Leveraging Collaborative Technologies to Build a Knowledge Sharing Culture at HP Analytics (Winner of SIM Paper Competition).” (ABS 2) MISQ Executive 10(1). (2011): 198-214. (This case is used in IS modules at universities such as Istanbul TU https://www.coursehero.com/file/18293663/LEVERAGING-COLLABORATIVE-TECHNOLOGIES-TO-BUILD-A-KNOWLEDGE-SHARING-CULTURE-AT-HP-ANALYTICS/, University of Texas at Arlington https://mentis.uta.edu/dashboard/file/download/id/133058
    This case has been adapted for a textbook “Knowledge Management in Organizations: A Critical Introduction” by Donald Hislop (Oxford University Press),
  • Majumdar S and Rohit Nishant, “Sustainable Entrepreneurial Support as Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative of Large Organizations: a conceptual framework.” ICFAI Journal of Entrepreneurship Development 5. (2008): 6-22.
  • Nishant, Rohit and I Sharif, “RIS: A step forward in Supply Chain Management in India (Winner of IIM B Student Essay Competition).” IIM B Management Review 19 (March). (2007): 13-19.

Chapters, Cases, Supplements

Case

  • Nishant Rohit, Thompson Teo, Mark Goh, and Sameer Agarwal, “Insights Analytics: Technology for a Knowledge Management Program”, Ivey Cases. Ivey Publishing, 2014.

Chapter

  • Pervin Nargis, Rohit Nishant, and Philip Kitchen, “Food for Thought: Managing Secondary Data for Research” Navigating the Educational Research Maze – Contextual, Conceptual, Methodological and transformational challenges and Opportunities for Researcher. Palgrave MacMillan, 2016.