PhD. Operations Management, Goa University, India (2016)
M.Eng. Industrial Engineering, Goa University, India (2009)
Associate Member of The Institution of Engineers (India) AM 128072-7
Research Focus Areas
Subjects Currently Teaching
AEE920 – Applied Economics for Engineers [Masters]
RTM920S- Research Techniques & Methodology [Masters]
QRE920S – Quality and Reliability [Masters].
QEN710S- Quality Engineering [Bachelors]
SSM710S- System Simulation & Modelling [Bachelors]
EEC710S- Engineering Economics for Engineers [ Bachelors]
Brief Career Summary
1. 2019 + Sr Lecturer / DMME, NUST, Namibia
2. 2017+ Lecturer/ DMME, NUST, Namibia
3. 2010 to 2017 / PhD Research Scholar & Part time Lecturer Goa University / Engineer in Power Utility / Consultant in Industrial Engineering
4. 2008-2009 Lecturer, Faculty of Engineering, BITS Pilani, Goa Campus, India
5. 2004 + Engineer / GED, India
Sony, M., Antony, J., Douglas, J. A. (2021). Motivations, barriers, and readiness factors for Quality 4.0 implementation: an exploratory study. The TQM Journal.
Sony, M., Antony, J. and Douglas, J.A. (2020), "Essential ingredients for the implementation of Quality 4.0: A narrative review of literature and future directions for research", The TQM Journal, Vol. 32 No. 4, pp. 779-793.
Antony, J., Sony, M., & Gutierrez, L. (2020). An Empirical Study into the Limitations and Emerging Trends of Six Sigma: Findings from a Global Survey. IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management.
Sony, M., & Naik, S. (2020). Industry 4.0 integration with socio-technical systems theory: A systematic review and proposed theoretical model. Technology in Society, 101248.
Sony, M., & Naik, S. (2020). Critical factors for the successful implementation of Industry 4.0: a review and future research direction. Production Planning & Control, 31(10), 799-815