Sanjay Saigal studies the intersection of business, computing, and analytics, specializing in deterministic and stochastic methods for making strategic and operational decisions. He earned his Ph.D. and M.A. in Mathematical Sciences from Rice University and his B.A. in Mathematics from St. Stephen's College in Delhi, India.
After two decades as a consultant and entrepreneur, Saigal returned to the classroom, working with MBA students at the University of California, Davis. A developing interest in management pedagogy led him to incorporate Active Learning into his teaching. Saigal approaches each lesson as an opportunity to find new ways to stimulate curiosity and to collaboratively arrive at insight. At Minerva, Professor Saigal teaches Operations and Marketing in the College of Business.