Prashant is a Masters student in Industrial Engineering with major in Human Systems Engineering and minor in Statistics. Before joining Oregon State University, he has worked as a management system consultant. He is a certified Six Sigma Black Belt from Pivotal Resources, USA and implemented several improvement projects. He is also lead auditor of Quality, Environment, Occupational Health and Safety management systems.
As a part of Process Improvement group, his focus will be on improving new product development process. His current research focuses on studying applications of lean and six sigma in new product development and benefits on triple bottom line.