Dr. Gurumurthy Kalyaanaram, Dean, Research, NMIMS University
Dr. Gurumurthy Kalyanaram is Inaugural Dean for Research at NMIMS University. Reporting to the Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Kalyanaram will lead, mobilize, nurse and mentor research efforts across all schools at NMIMS including the Schools of Architecture, Business, Commerce, Economics, Engineering, Pharmacy, and Science.
Dr. Gurumurthy Kalyanaram has been a tenured professor, management consultant and an academic administrator. He got his doctoral degree from MIT Sloan School of Management. He is a well-known scholar whose research work is highly cited. His publications have appeared in major journals such as Business and Strategy, Journal of Consumer Research, Journal of Marketing, Journal of Marketing Research, Marketing Science, and Review of Industrial Organization. He has served on many editorial boards including those of Management Science and International Journal of Research in Marketing, and he currently serves on the editorial boards of International Journal of Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Marketing and Journal of Indian Business Research.
Dr. Kalyanaram has lectured, taught and given presentations at many renowned universities and conferences all over the world, including at the following universities: Boston University, Jiang Xi University of Finance, London School of Economics, Loughborough University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), New York Institute of Technology, St. Petersburgh State University, Vanderbilt University, and The University of Texas.
Dr. Kalyanaram was the inaugural endowed professor at Kazakhstan Institute of Management, Economics and Strategic Research. He has also been a distinguished scholar at the prestigious Woodrow Wilson Center for International Scholars, and the East-European and Russian Research Center.
Dr. Kalyanaram founded a full-time MBA program at The University of Texas, and served as the Director of all its graduate programs. At New York Institute of Technology, he served as Director of Global Graduate Programs including those in US, Canada, China and Middle-East (Abu Dhabi, Bahrain, and Jordan). Prior to joining NMIMS University, Dr. Kalyanaram was an advisor, and the Dean of the School of Business at Amrita University.
Dr. Kalyanaram has been recognized by MIT with Harold Lobdell Award for his contributions. He has served on several MIT boards and committees including the Alumni/ae Board, Enterprise Forum Board, Nomination Committee for Visiting Committees and Technology Day Committee. Currently, he serves as the President-elect of MIT South Asian Alumni/ae Association. Dr. Kalyanaram has received the Outstanding Educator of the Year by Greater Dallas Asian American Chamber of Commerce, and he has been listed in the Who’s Who in America.
Dr. Kalyanaram has consulted extensively including with the fortune-500 US corporations, and educational institutions all over world.
Dr. Gurumurthy Kalyanaram’s research scholarship citation highlights can be obtained from the following URL: http://scholar.google.co.in/citations?user=oB2_JR4AAAAJ