|Dr. Biswajit Das (India)
M.A. (English), M.B.A., M.A. (Public Admn.), LL.B., Ph.D.(Utkal), D.Litt.(Conti.)
Dr. Biswajit Das is an Associate Professor and Chairperson, Doctoral Programme of KIIT School of Management, KIIT University at Bhubaneswar, India. Dr. Das has 24 years of experience as a faculty, senior executive and professor in the field of marketing and Business Communication. He has been trained as a researcher in the field of business management.
Prof. Das has several international and national level research papers published and presented in India and abroad, and is known for creative thinking and innovative ideas. He has reviewed doctoral research thesis and is guiding scholars pursuing research. Dr. Das has also four excellent books published to his credit.
|Professor Jeremy Cripps (Bulgaria)
PhD, CPA, FCA
Accomplished international educator has extensive knowledge of industry strategic planning practices and strong ties to industry. Jeremy's creative ability and motivational skills generate flexible energy with a strong emphasis on strategy and timely delivery. Controllership experience in USA and Europe with an American MNC and working for PriceWaterhouseCoopers provide 20 years industry experience. Management planning for a Qatari conglomerate and with Ministry in the Gulf provide practical responsibility with teams up to 160 staff and budgets up to $1.5bn. Sharing management of a young family led to academia and tenure. Continuing interest in strategic management has led to extensive consultancy for International organizations.
|Dr. Jens Graff (South Korea)
Ph.D., M.Sc. International Business
Currently holds the Chair in Global Business at SolBridge International School of Business, South Korea. Prior to SolBridge, he was working as a lectured at Umea School of Business, Sweden for more than 8 years and at Copenhagen Business College, Denmark for 24 years. He has also experience of being Project Manager for establishment of training program for Singapore Trade Development Board 1990-1998. He acted as the book reviewer for Danish business newspaper 2004-2006.
|Tobias C. Larsson (Sweden)
Professor in Product-Service System Innovation
Currently research director of Sustainable Product-Service Innovation, and Professor in product development at Blekinge Institute of Technology, Sweden. He is presently supervising 12 PhD students and has examined several PhD and lincentiate degrees. He has contributed in some 90 publications within the research area product service system (PSS) and innovation management. TCL has initiated, applied for, been evaluated for and granted, and finalized several research projects on national and international level. TCL have built up and led the functional product development research Divison at Lulea University of Technology as a leading collaborative research unit within the field PSS, in close collaboration with industry.
| Dr. Swarup K Mohanty (Bahrain)
Currently he is an associate professor with New York Institute of Technology,USA and has authored/co-authored two books. He has 18 years of experience in teaching, Training ,consulting and research .His stints include some of the premier business schools and organizations such as Shri Ram Centre ,Delhi,FORE School Of Management. He has been on several consulting roles for organizations such as 0NGC;HEG,BEL,NTPC,PNB,WHO-Delhi;RBI,Bureau of Police research and Dev.,Delhi;NDPL-Delhi,Triveni, New Holland Tractors to Noth Delhi Power Ltd. & TISCO .He has been also in visiting assignment with Babson College - willesey:Boston and Marqueet University , Wisconsin,U.S.A in connection with Organizatonal BevaviourTeaching Society,USA and SP Jain Management Centre,Singapore as VF.He has co-authored two books and several research articles in peer reviewed Journals.
|Dr. Tapas R. Dash (Cambodia)
M.Phil. (Eco.), Ph.D.(Analytical & Applied Eco.)
Prof. Dash currently holds the Vice President, Post Graduate Studies at Build Bright University, Phnom Penh, Cambodia Tel: 855 12 260 642. He has around 23 years of experience in teaching, training, research and consultancy. His areas of interest include Managerial Economics, International Business, Management of Cooperative Enterprises and Economics of Education. Prof. Dash in his credit has a number of articles/ research papers published in reputed national and international journals. He is actively involved in guiding scholars pursuing research, and till date seven scholars have awarded Ph.D. degree under his guidance. Completed several UN projects and participated conferences in USA, Thailand, Cambodia and India.
|M. Wayne Marr (US)
PhD -Texas Tech University
Professor of Business Administration with tenure, School of Management – University of Alaska, Fairbanks, 2004 – present, Dean, 2004-2007, Chancellor’s Director of Economic Development, 2005 to 2006. Social Science Research Network (SSRN) Founder and Owner: 1993- present, Vice President and Chief Operating Officer - 1993 to 1998. Computer Sciences Corporation, Senior Advisor: 2004-2009, Senior Manager: Performance Measurement, Transitions and Strategic Modeling - 1999 to 2004, Dell Project Office, TEKsolutions, 1998 to 1999, Best Practices Manager and Proposal Manager.
|Dr. Mastura Jaafar (Malaysia)
BSc,MSc, PhD Strategic Management(USM).MRISM, Reg. BS
she worked as a project manager and director for contracting firms before pursue her PhD. She has ten years experience in managing firms and various projects in the construction industry for example infrastructure works, buildings and renovation works. She was responsible for project estimation and costing, managing finance, managing project, development proposals and project evaluation. Dr. Mastura research contributions include publications of books and articles in international journals as well as at international conferences. She has presented her research papers in international and local conferences.
|Dr.Shivshankar Mishra (India)
B.A., M.Com., Ph.D.
Have been in collegiate and university active teaching and research for over 35 years, as Principal, Dean and Syndicate Member. Worked on projects with Planning Commission, UGC, ICSSR and some central universities. Was Pro-Vice Chancellor of MGAHVV, WARDHA [a central university of languages, literature and culture]. Professional consultant and advisor to industries on Training and OD. Write extensively on topics of change management.
|Prof. Bijay Kumar Kandel (UK)
PGCert / MBA
I have worked in the UK as a lecturer since 2001, as trustee director for West Wales Action for Mental Health, student representative for United Kingdom Association for Information System and I am also a MBCS of British Computing Society. I have written about UK delivery channels, Business Computing, IT Adoption for SFBs and IT Adoption Factors for developing Economics.
|Dr. Vinit Parida (Sweden)
Ph.D in Entrepreneurship from Luleå University of Technology Sweden
Vinit Parida is assistant professor of entrepreneurship at Luleå University of Technology, Sweden. He received his Ph.D on the topic on achieving competitiveness through externally oriented capabilities from the same university. His research interests are the capabilities-based view, entrepreneurship, open innovation and R&D offshore collaboration. He published more than 45 papers in the Journal of Technology Management and Sustainable Development, Annals of Innovation & Entrepreneurship, International Journal of Electronic Business, International Journal of Technoentrepreneurship, and international conferences and anthologies in the area of entrepreneurship and innovation management.
|Dr. Pradyot Ranjan Jena (Germany)
M.A., M.Phil.,Ph.D. in Economics
After PhD from IIT Kanpur in 2007, has been working as a post-doctoral researcher in Leibniz University of Hannover, Germany. Has been publishing journal papers and presented in international conferences. Also worked as a reviewer for journals in the field of Environmental economics and Development Economics.
|Dr. S. P. Rath (India)
M.A., P.G.D.M., P.G.D.C.F.R., Ph. D.
15 Years Industry Experience at senior level Management Positions in U.K., U.A.E., India. 10 Years Visiting Professor to Leading Business Schools in U.K., Europe, Middle East and India. Senior Consultant to World Bank, SIDF, Asia Pacific Forum Countries. Currently, Professor - Management, IHM-A, University of Huddersfield, U.K., (IHM-A).
|Grigorios L. Kyriakopoulos (Greece) |
Post Graduate Certificate in Education
Lecturer at the Technical University of Pedagogical and Technical Education of Athens, Technological University of Greece, 2004 - 2008. Appointed lecturer at the Merchant Marine Academy of Athens (Greece), 2006 - 2008. Academic Studies Auditor in the National Academic Recognition and Information Center (Hellenic ENIC - NARIC, Public Organization of the Hellenic Ministry of Education), 2005-2006. Researcher in the 'Organic Chemical Technology Laboratory' of School of Chemical Engineering at NTUA, 1996 - 2006.
|RICARDO VINÍCIUS DIAS JORDÃO (Brazil) |
European PhD in Economics and Management Sciences
I am managing director and partner of a business consulting Brazilian firm. I am already a Senior researcher and professor of management sciences in post graduate and in MBA courses in several of the largest and betters Brazilian business schools (where I come). My general expertise and previous studies focus are on Information and Knowledge Management, Strategy and Entrepreneurship, Mergers and Acquisitions, Management Control Systems, International Accounting, Corporate Governance, Intellectual Capital and Intangible Assets, Financial Strategy, Management Accounting Systems, Corporate Finance and Information Accounting Systems themes.
|NAVEEN DAS (India) |
B.Tech (Hons.)IIT-Kharagpur, PGDM IIM-Calcutta, Pursuing PhD
- Has corporate experience of 8 years in Godrej-GE Appliances Ltd. Last position held - Regional Head, East. Been in Education for 13 years. Worked earlier with Icfai Business School, Hyderabad and Everonn Education Ltd., Chennai. Set up Icfai Center for Management Research; instrumental in case development, editing of journals and magazines of Icfai Publications. Been on Editorial Board of Icfai Journal of Management Research. Experience in global accreditation processes (AACSB, EFMD).
|Khalil Hasan Nofal (Jordan) |
PhD-Linguistics - Syntax
Head teacher at UNRWA Schools in different locations/ Jordan. School Supervisor (English) at Irbid Area and at UNRWA/UNESCO Education Development Centre-Amman. Administration Officer at Education Program- UNRWA, Jordan Field Office. Teaching English at English Department of the University of Jordan as a part-timer. General Education Specialist-English- UNRWA- HQ (Amman). Teaching English at English Department at Philadelphia University as a part-timer. Assistant Prof. at Philadelphia University. Director of language centre at Philadelphia University.
|Freddy Mariñez Navarro (Mexico) |
Sociology Political (Ph.D)
Currently, he is the Director of the Master Public Administration and Public Policy of EGAP. In this Master, as well as in PhD in Public Policy, he teaches the “Government and Civil Society” and “Politics, Democracy and Public Policy” courses correspondingly. He was the Director of the Graduate Program of the Humanities and Social Sciences Division (2002); Director of the Master in International Studies of EGAP (2003-2004). He currently coordinates the Research Chair “Public Administration, Government and Citizens”. He is a member of the National System of Researchers (SNI), of CONACYT. He has been a consultant in the area of Integration and Oil Policy in the Senate of the Republic of Venezuela (1982-1985).
|Dr Masood Sarwar Awan (Pakistan) |
Post Doctorate, Oxford UK.
Masood Sarwar Awan was a Visiting Fellow at the Oxford Poverty & Human Development Initiative (OPHI), University of Oxford. He has a PhD in Economics from University of Sargodha (Pakistan), and completed his PhD course work at the Pakistan Institute of Development Economics. He is working as an Assistant Professor of Economics and the coordinator of M.Phil/PhD Program at University of Sargodha. His research interests cover broad areas in development economics; most recently including issues related to poverty, inequality, social mobility, education decisions, and social targeting programmes. He is currently working as consultant for the UNICEF Children Involved in Camel Racing (CICR) Project.
|Ewa Ziemba (Poland) |
Post PhD, Professor of Economics
Her research concentrates mostly on e-business, information society, information systems for knowledge management, especially Business Intelligence. She has participated in several European research project relating to e-business systems and e-learning. Her academic qualifications have been combined with practical experience – she has been working as the IT Project Manager for over ten years. Furthermore, she is a member of Informing Science Institute in California (USA) and Member of Editorial Board and Review Board for several journals, e.g. “International Business Research” (Canada), “Interdisciplinary Journal of Information, Knowledge and Management” (USA), “Issues in Informing Science and Information Technology” (USA), “Interdisciplinary Journal of E-learning and Learning Objects” (USA), “Scientific Research and Essays” (Nairobi).
|Clara Saraiva (Portugal) |
PhD Social and Cultural anthropologys
Senior researcher at the Institute for Scientific Tropical Research, Lisbon; Senior Researcher Centre for Research in Anthropology, Lisbon; Professor, Department of Anthropology, Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas, Universidade Nova de Lisboa Principal Researcher in several projects dealing with Transnational religions and migration, death rituals in Portugal, Africa and Brazil Member of the board of SIEF, Society for Ethnology and Folklore Member of the board CRIA, Centre for Research in Anthropology.
|Gabriela A. Popoviciu (Romania) |
Faculty of Law (BA), Environmental Science (Ph.D.)
June 2004 - present: Lecturer: Teaching activities: lectures and seminars. February 1999 - June 2004: Assistant Professor: Teaching activites: seminars. October 1997 - February 1999: Junior Assistant: Teaching activities: seminars. 1994 - 1996: Substitute teacher: Teaching activities: courses at post-secondary training forms/ "Traian Vuia" College Oradea/Pre-university Education.
|Cristi Iftene (Romania) |
PhD in Administrative sciences
Researcher at the National School of Political and Administrative Studies (SNSPA)Bucharest, Romania starting with January 2003 Profesor assistant at "Ovidius" University Constanta, Law and Administrative Science Faculty. Author and co-author of 13 books and more than 50 articles about public administration and director of 4 research projects in the administrative science field and public law.
|Qasim M. Zureigat (Saudi Arabia) |
PhD Accounting and Auditing
Associate professor in the Accounting department in Qassim University Since September 2011.Assistant professor in the Accounting department in Qassim University from 2010 to September 2011. Assistant professor in the Accounting department in Jerash Private University from 2006 to 2010. Full time lecture in the Accounting department in Jerash Private University from 2003 to 2006. Part time lecture in The Arab Academy for Banking and Financial Sciences, BA and MA programs. Reviewer for Accounting Research Journal, Saudi Arabia. Director of the accounting program, Qassim University. Director of Quality assurance and accreditation committee in the accounting department, Qassim university.
|Afsin SAHIN (Turkey) |
Macroeconomics, Monetary Economics
Assistant Professor, Gazi University, Department of Banking, Ankara, Turkey. December, 2008 - May, 2010 European Union Expert, Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock, Ankara, Turkey. December, 2008 - December, 2009 Military Service, Lieutenant, Turkish Land Forces Command, Aðrý, Turkey. September, 2005 - December, 2008 Assistant European Union Expert, Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock, Ankara, Turkey. March, 2004 - August, 2005 Assistant Inspector/ Audit and Inspection Unit, Kuveyt Turk Participation Bank, Istanbul, Turkey.
|Dr. GALANOU AIKATERINI (Qatar) |
Doctorate of Business Administration
Assistant Professor, Qatar University, Qatar, College of Business and Economics, Management and Marketing Department, Sept. 2011- present r Assistant Professor, Supreme TechnologicalEducational lnstitute of Patras (equal value with university),Greece,School of Economy and Administration, Department of Business Administration, Sept. 2007-August 2011.
|Cicero Limberea (USA) |
CPA, MIA (Columbia U), PhD
M&A valuations, tax and accounting advisory, pension plan valuation and Net Present Value calculation including discount rates, default rates, reserving and IRR. Variable and index annuities and securitizations. Total return products. Construction of index funds. Treasury economic and accounting hedges. Swaps, options, basket guarantees, credit default swaps, proxy basket CDSs, index and variable annuities. Complex technical accounting, tax and treasury asset-liability management strategies.