Dr. Laxman Kumar Tripathy
Director- KIAMS Pune
Dr. Laxman Kumar Tripathy is the Director of Kirloskar Institute of Advanced Management Studies, Pune and has nearly three decades of experience, both in Industry and Academics. He has held academic and administrative positions at various reputed B Schools in India.
Dr. L.K. Tripathy has been a meritorious student throughout which is illustrated by the fact that he bagged National Merit Scholarship during his post graduate studies by virtue of securing first position in order of merit in his B.A. (Hons) Examination and he was awarded a lot of prizes, merit scholarship and Gold Medal of University of Pune for being the topper in M.A. Examination. He completed his M.Phil. Studies by the grant of General Fellowship from Indian Council of Philosophical Research, New Delhi and he is UGC-NET qualified, has been awarded Junior Research Fellowship for competing his first doctoral studies .He has been teaching various courses in the areas of Human Resource Management and Organizational Behaviour .As a researcher he has more than 35 research papers published in various research journals of national and international repute. He has also authored five books in areas of Human Resource Management. Dr. Tripathy has participated and presented research papers in more than twenty seminars and conferences in India and abroad. He is also an approved research guide in Human Resource Management, Organizational Behaviour and General Management and has guided four Ph.D. students to complete their Ph.D. studies.
In his professional and academic career, he has undertaken many management Training and Consulting assignments, one of them being, the Head of the Training division of Notre Group of Companies. He has successfully completed an assignment of conducting multi locational training programme for all level of employees of Pune and Nasik Zone of then Maharashtra State Electricity Board. He has also undertaken Organization Development assignments with companies like Knowledge Horizon, Urja Future and Optic-energy Solutions.
He is also a life member of various national professional bodies like National Institute of Personnel Management, National Human Resource Development Network and Indian Society for Training & Development.