ACADEMIC POSITIONS HELD:
TRANSNATIONAL PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:
ASHA BHANDARKER, M.A. (Psych-Organizational behavior), & PhD (Business Management)
I have the rich experience of teaching for the last 30 years and have worked very actively in the corporate sector conducting training, research as well as consulting in the corporate world for the last 28 years. I am one of the few Indian professors of business management with the opportunity to conduct workshops at the board level of leading public sector organizations like Western Coal Fields, SAIL, Power-grid and IFFCO; Banks like Canara Bank, Indian Overseas Bank, Dena Bank, Union Bank of India; MNCs like Siemens India, Bayer India, Du Pont, New Holland Tractors, Maruti Suzuki, FIAT etc. I am an invited HR expert on the board level HR committees of banks like Bank of Baroda and Corporation Bank.
I have published 8 books (2 of them award winning) as well as 40 Research Papers (1 award winning paper) and Teaching Cases (1 award winning case) published in peer reviewed national and international journals.
I have also held various positions of academic administration. Previously, I have served as Dean International Relations and Consulting at IMI- Delhi; Dean Research, founding Chairperson of 2 post graduate level programs – PG-HR and PG-IM and Area Chair at MDI-Gurgaon and have also tried my hand at running a consulting firm for a few years. My teaching as well as research work has been recognized and rewarded, the most notable one being the Senior Fulbright Fellowship (for Research). I have experimented and brought innovative pedagogy into teaching in the classroom and also for training in industry (Out-Bound Experiential Learning). I have also produced half a dozen Ph.ds.
I am a member of various professional associations like the Academy of Management, Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology, Indian Society for Training and Development and National HRD Network.
All told I have made significant contributions to the field of Organizational Behavior and HR in India as a Scholar, Trainer, Consultant, Researcher and Administrator. In my view I have shown a high level of academic leadership in the field of management education in India. I am widely travelled and have lived in different parts of the world.
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