Division of Yoga & Management Studies

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Dean: Dr. K. B. Akhilesh, Ph.D.management studies copy

About Deakhileshan:
Dean Prof. K. B. Akhilesh, from Department of Management Studies, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, has taught HRM, OB and Technology Management. His research and academic interests lie in the development of HR skills, IT and manufacturing. As a student he has been a top ranker and was awarded gold medal for the best Ph.D. thesis in the Faculty of Engineering, IISc. He has lectured at many universities and organizations in USA, Germany, France, Japan, Canada, Belgium and Sweden; and offers a Knowledge Management course annually in Germany. As a consultant and trainer Prof Akhilesh has guided global giants like Daimler-Chrysler, Airbus Industries, World Bank, BSNL, DRDO, Siemens, ABB, HMT, BEL, HAL, WIPRO. He has helped senior managers hone their managerial skills through more than 1,000 management development programs. He has authored many books and published over 100 papers in refereed journals internationally.

 Brief summary of experience:

  • Chairman, Department of Management Studies 1993 – 1999
  • Airbus Industries Hamburg, Germany on sabbatical on the project on Knowledge Management 2004
  • Visiting Researcher, Japan Institute of Labor, Tokyo, 1998
  • Visiting Professor, Pforzheim University, Germany (2006, 2007, and 2008)
  • Adjunct Professor, School of Public Policy, George Mason University, Washington DC., USA
  • Visiting Professor, University of Hamburg, School of Information, Hamburg, Germany (2004)
  • Visiting Faculty, Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore, (1985)

Member of Faculty and Research Officer, Shri Ram Centre for Industrial Relations and Human Resources, New Delhi 1980 – (July) 1982.

Dr K B Akhilesh has following interests, Research Interest and Applications:
Technology Transformation, Career and Reward Management of Professionals, Innovation and Innovativeness, Organizational aspects of Technology Management, Evolving Performing Organizations Through People, Comparative Human Resource Management, Knowledge management model for teams in the IT sector , Quality management, Organizational change and transformation, Virtual Teams in global R&D organizations, Recruitment and assessment, HR global Bench Marking and Performance Management, Expertise Transfer.

To provide a high quality programme, we have also teamed up with experienced faculty members drawn from industry to provide critical insights with a deeper understanding of business and the relevance of Yoga in Management.

  • Prof. K.B. Akhilesh, IISc
  • Prof. B. Mahadevan, IIM (B)
  • Prof. C.K. Dwarkanath, Pegasus Institute for Excellence
  • Prof. Mithileshwar Jha, IIM (B)
  • Prof. Subhash Sharma, Dean, Indian Business Academy
  • Prof. S. Chidambaram, Founder, Chids Consulting
  • Prof. Sai Sambat, Pegasus Institute for Excellence
  • Prof. Aravind Subramanyam, Professor, St. Joseph’s College of Business Administration
  • Prof. Vishwanath V Vardhan, Director Operations, Intel India
  • Prof. R Venkatram, PhD
  • Prof. Anjali Ghanekar, PhD
  • Prof. Pallavi P., MBA, (PhD)
  • Prof. Sony Kumari, PhD
  • Prof. Datta S. Taware, MBA, (PhD)
  • Prof. Chokkalingam, MBA, (PhD)

Objective of MBA programme:
To create new change agents for the business, corporate world and society for creating transformation, based on a new integration of Yoga and Management disciplines with a view to achieve the vision of sustainable and holistic development.

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