Faculty & Staff

RAKESH C GUPTA

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND DECISION SCIENCES

HAGEDORN HALL OF ENTERPRISE
ROOM 327

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Diplomas/Degrees

ABD status [Ph.D. Program in Business], City University of New York (1985)
MBA, Baruch College, CUNY (1985)
BE [EE], City College, CUNY (1972)
B.Sc. [Physics, Mathematics, & Chemistry], St. Stephen's College, Delhi University (1969)

Recent Courses

Analytical And Statistical Modeling
First Year Seminar Your Money And Your Life
Introduction To Business
Mathematics For Managers
Statistical Methods

Teaching Specializations/Interests

Strategic Management, Management of Technology, Quantitative Methods in Business, Introduction to Business

Research Interests

Action Learning, Strategic Planning, Business Ethics [No, it's not an oxymoron!], Financial Literacy

Grants/Sponsored Research

-Allstate Foundation Grants [2005, 2006] to develop financial literacy seminars for small businesses
-Citigroup Foundation Grant [2005-2007] to develop financial literacy coursework for college students
-Newsday Grant for Seminars in Accounting Ethics
-New York State Legislative Grant for the 5th Senatorial Distict to assist Small Business Owners/Entrepreneurs with Electronic Commerce

Refereed Articles

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Rosenstein, Sweeney, & Gupta (2012, Fall), Cross-Disciplinary Faculty Perspectives On Experiential Learning. Contemporary Issues in Education Research, 5 (3), 139-144.

He, Gou, Liang, Huang, Gupta (2012), Cooperative Public Service Advertising Strategies for a Supply Chain System. Applications of Management Science, 15, 87-105.

Koumbiadis, Conway, & Gupta (2009), Economic Crisis and the Ethical Perception of Accounting Program Graduates: Will the Mandated AICPA Curriculum Change have an Effect? Journal of Business and Policy Research, Vol. 4 (2), 45-71.

Payette & Gupta (2009), Transitioning from Blackboard to Moodle: Faculty and Student Opinions. American Journal of Business Education, Vol. 2 (9), 67-73.

Rosenstein, Ashley, Gupta, & Ulin (2008), Attitudes Regarding Action Learning. American journal of Business Education, Vol. 1 (2), 51-56.

Rosenstein, Gupta, & Ashley (2006), A Qualitative Exploration of Action Learning. Journal of College Teaching & Learning, Vol. 3 (9), 55-60.

Rosenstein, Gupta, & Ashley (2004), Action Learning: A New Teaching Tool for Undergraduate Business Education. Journal of College Teaching & Learning, Vol. 1 (5), 99-103.


Invited Presentation/Lecture

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Rakesh Gupta (2013, April). India: Rooted in the Past, Present, & Future--Simultaneously! Community Club of Garden City, Garden City, NY.

Rakesh Gupta (2013, March). The New World Economy. Molloy Institute for Lifelong Learning, Hempstead, NY.

Rakesh Gupta (2013, February). BRICs, MINTs, CIVETs: The New World Economy. Rukmini Devi Institute of Advanced Studies, New Delhi, India.

Rakesh Gupta (2012, June). Business Technology. NYSSCPA COAP Program for HS students, Garden City, NY.

Gupta, Rakesh (2011, October). College 101: The New Realities in Higher Education. Garden City Community Church, NY.

Rakesh Gupta (2011, August). Keynote Address: The State of the Economy. Financial Services Symposium, FSIUG, Garden City, NY.

Rakesh Gupta (2011, May). Global Ethical Perspectives in/on Business. Molloy Institute of Lifelong Learning, Rockville Centre, NY.

Rakesh Gupta (2011, January). Keynote Speech: India: Its Current Status and Future Potential. India Republic Day Celebration, Hempstead Town Hall, NY.

Gupta, Rakesh (2010, November). Keynote Address: "International" Education. Annual International Reception, Garden City, NY.

Gupta, Rakesh (2009, May). The New Administration & our Global Trade Future. LIA World Trade Council, Melville, NY.

Gupta, Rakesh (2009, February). Economics Teach-in: Overview of the World Financial Crisis. Adelphi University, Garden City, NY.

Gupta, Rakesh (2008, December). Keynote Address: The Impact of the World Financial Crisis on the Indian Economy. TLCA Annual Dinner, Garden City, NY.

Gupta, Rakesh (2007, November). "Market Opportunities in India". LIA World Trade Council, Melville, NY.


Conference Presentations/Papers

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Rosenstein, Gupta, & Sweeney (2012). Cross-Disciplinary Faculty Perspectives on Experiential Learning. In 2012 Orlando International Academic Conference. Orlando, FL.

Koumbiadis, Conway, & Gupta (2010). Economic Crisis and Ethical Perceptions of Accounting Graduates: An Exploratory Study of the 150-Hour Requirement. In SAM International Business Conference. Arlington, VA.

Koumbiadis, Conway, & Gupta (2009). Economic Crisis and the Ethical Perception of Accounting Program Graduates: Will the AICPA MAndated Curriculum Change have an Effect? In Annual London conference on Money, Economy, and Management. London, UK.

Payette, D., Gupta, R., & Libertella, A. (2008). "The Process of Business School Accreditation: A Case Study". In International Conference on Enterprises and Environment (pp. 29). Kolkata, India.

Rosenstein, A., Ashley, A., Gupta, R., & Ulin, K. (2008). "Attitudes Regarding Action Learning: Undergraduate vs. Graduate Students". In College Teaching & Learning Conference (pp. 6). Lake Buena Vista, FL.

Rosenstein, Ashley, & Gupta (2006). A Qualitative Exploration of Undergraduate Business Student Attitudes regarding Action Learning. In TLC Conference. Orlando, FL.

Gupta, Rosenstein, & Ashley (2005). Implementation of Action Learning in Marketing Research Courses. In NEDSI 34th Annual Meeting. Philadelphia, PA.

Rosenstein, Gupta, & Ashley (2004). Action Learning: A new teaching tool for undergraduate business education. In College Teaching & Learning Conference. Lake Buena Vista, FL.


Honors and Accomplishments

-Beta Gamma Sigma, International Business Honor Society
-Town of Hempstead Award for Outstanding Contributions as an Indian American, 2010
-Nassau County Award for Outstanding Contributions as a Punjabi American, 2009
-Best Paper Award, 2009 Annual London Conference on Money, Economy, and Management
-James Bender Best Paper Award, 2005
-Delta Mu Delta, National Business Honor Society
-Best Paper Award, CTL Conference, January 2004
-Nominated by students to Who’s Who among America’s Teachers, 2003
-Special Recognition by the Graduating Class of 1998
-Commendation from the Committee to Save Adelphi, 1997

Professional Activities

-Member, Program Committee for the Moddle Research Conference MRC2013, Sousse, Tunisia, October 2013
-Referee for Journal of Business Ethics, 2013
-B-School Mentor in AACSB Volunteer Network, 2012 to present
-Member. Program Committee for the Moodle Research Conference, Crete, September 2012
-Moderator, Forum: "Occupy Wall Street: Start of Something?" Garden City, NY, November 2011
-Referee for 3 papers at the Decision Sciences Institute Annual Conference in Boston, November 2011
-Personal finance advice on AARP LifeTuner website, 2010 to 2013
-Referee for 3 papers at the Decision Sciences Institute Annual Conference in New Orleans, November 2009
-Evaluator of GMAT Flashcards proposal for Barron's Educational Series, 2009
-Team leader, "East meets West" semi-annual presentations at Wantagh HS, 2008 to present
-Referee for 3 papers at the Decision Sciences Institute Annual Conference in Baltimore, MD, November 2008
-Evaluator of 4 GMAT book proposals for Barron's Educational Series, 2008
-Referee for Journal of Business Ethics, 2007
-Referee for 2 papers at the 2007 Decision Sciences Institute Annual Conference in Phoenix, AZ, November 2007
-Track Chair [Business Ethics & Law], Session Chair, NEDSI 32nd Annual Meeting, Puerto Rico, March 2003

Memberships
-DSI, Decision Sciences Institute
-INFORMS, Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences
-World Trade Council of the Long Island Association
-AAUP, American Association of University Professors
-Delta Sigma Pi, International Business Fraternity

Community and Corporate Leadership

Wantagh HS Advisory Board