Ph.D. Candidate in Technology Management
Patricia Polastri is a PhD Candidate in Technology Management at Indiana State University. She is the holder of an MBA from the University of Central Missouri. Currently she is an adjunct faculty member of Indiana State University teaching classes for the Department of Applied Engineering and Technology Management.
Her dissertation research focused on the effects of globalization on the gas engine and parts manufacturing in Indiana. Her areas of interest are globalization, manufacturing supply chain management, and international business ethics. Mrs. Polastri has several years of international experience in the automobile manufacturing industry. She is member of the Reshoring Initiative and a supporter of manufacturing advancement.