Amar KJR Nayak

BE (NIT Rourkela), MBA (IIM-Bangalore) ,
PhD (IIT-Kharagpur), Research Fellow (Kobe University, Japan), NABARD Chair 
Strategic Management

Professor Nayak
 has been working on an action research to develop 
organizational and institutional designs for sustainable communitysystems.

Arun Kumar Paul

B.Tech. (Hons), IIT Kharagpur 
Fellow XLRI, Jamshedpur 
Operations Management and Decision Sciences

He has over 25 years of industry experience in 
Integrated Steel Plant, in Process Consulting and in ETO Job shop with multidisciplinary engineering environment.
MA (Delhi School of Economics) 
PhD (Stern School, New York Univ., USA) 
Accounting and Finance

Professor Mishra taught 1984-1991 at New York University, University of Florida, and Emory University in USA before joining XIMB

Biresh K. Sahoo 

MA (Eco), MPhil (Eco) (Univ. of Hyderabad, India); PhD (IIT Kharagpur, India); JSPS Fellow (GRIPS, Tokyo, Japan); Lise Meitner Fellow(WU-Wien,ustria) Economics
Dr. Biresh Sahoo has more than 14 years of teaching and research experience in India and abroad. Has been a Visiting Professor in JNU, New Delhi. 

Biswa Swarup Misra

MA, PhD (Patna), CAIIB Economics 

Dr. Misra has been an Economist in the Reserve Bank of India prior to joining XIMB. Dr. Misra also had a stint as the Chief Economist of Bank of India. 

C. Shambu Prasad 

B. Tech & MS (IIT, Madras), PhD (IIT Delhi) 
Rural Management & Development and Strategic Management

Dr Shambu Prasad was trained as an engineer before he 
broadened his research interests to work on the interface of science, technology and society studies (STS), and innovation and development studies. 

Dipak Misra 

BSc. Engg. (UCE, Burla), ME (NIT, Rourkela) 
PhD (Utkal Univ.) Information Systems

Dr. Dipak Misra is Associate Professor in Information Systems Area. He has 15 years of industry experience and 14 years of Academic experience.

Fakir Mohan Sahoo 
MA (Utkal Univ.), PhD (Queens Univ., Canada) 
OrganisationalBehaviour& HRM

Dr. Sahoo is a Research Professor in the Organisational Behaviour & HRM Area and teaches Organisational Behaviour,Transformational Leadership, Dynamics of Personal Growth & Employees Counselling. 

Ibha Kumar

MA (Kanpur), PhD (IIT Kanpur) General Management

Dr. Kumar teaches courses in Communication.
She has more than 27 years of research and teaching experience.

Kajri Misra

PhD (Cornell University, USA) Rural Management

Dr. Kajri Misra has a Masters degree in Environmental
 Planning from CEPT, Ahmedabad and a PhD in Planning from Cornell University,USA

Latha Ravindran 

MA (Madras); MPhil, PhD (Coimbatore) Economics

Dr Latha Ravindran teaches core courses such as,
 Micro-economics and Macro-economics. A doctorate in Economics, she joined the Institute as a faculty member in 1988.

Manimay Ghosh 

BE (Mechanical), MBA, MS, PhD (USA) 
Operations Management and Decision Sciences

Prof.Ghosh has close to two decades of industrial
 experience in very reputed engineering organizations in India in the areas of manufacturing,manufacturing planning,industrial engineering & Projects

P.K. Mohanty
MCom, MBA, PhD (Sambalpur University) Accounting & Finance

Prof. Mohanty has served many organisations at senior executive level and possesses many years of corporate experience. He was also a Consultant to BSNL for a period of 3 years.                                          

Prahlad Mishra

MA, PhD (Sambalpur) Economics & General Management

Dr Mishra is a Professor in Economics and General 
Management Area and teaches core courses in both the areas.

S.P. Das
MA, LLB (Sambalpur); DSW (Bangalore)
PhD (Utkal) Economics & Rural Management

Prof. S.P. Das as a faculty in Economics, teaches
 Economics, Business Law and courses in Rural Management.Apart from teaching he has been a recognized consultant to many corporate bodies in Rehabilitation & Resettlement along with CSR programme formulation and conducts training programmes in the area of CSR and Social Development. 

S.S. Ganesh
MHRM, MPhil (M.K. University), PhD (Dharam Singh Desai University) OB & Human Resource Management                                                                                                                                                                                                           

Dr. S.S. Ganesh teaches Employment Relations and 
Strategic Compensation Management courses in Human Resource Management area. He did his PhD in the area of executive performance appraisal and executive alienation. 

Sandip Anand
MA (Psychology) (Univ. of Allahabad)
MPS, PhD (International Inst. for Population Sc.,Mumbai) Marketing                                

Sandip Anand teaches subjects of Marketing. His
 research interests are in marketing cognition, and public-privatepartnerships. 

Sasmit Patra

MBA, PhD (Allahabad) OrganisationalBehaviour& HRM

Dr. Patra teaches courses on organisationalbehaviour and human resource management. He has experience of working in academics and industry. 

Shridhar Kumar Dash
MA (Economics) PhD (Finance) (IGIDR) Accounting & Finance

Dr. Dash has over 19 years of experience in research and 
corporate sector. Before joining XIMB he was Vice President and Head of Risk and Information Management at Reliance Retail – Membership, Finance and Travel Services. 

Soumya Guha Deb

BCE (Hons) (JU), PGDBM (IIM-Calcutta)
Fellow (IIM-Calcutta) Accounting and Finance

Prof. Guha Deb’s teaching interests are in the areas of 
Corporate Finance, Mutual Funds, Portfolio Management, Derivatives, Fixed Income Markets and International Finance.

Subha Kant Padhi
FCA (ICAI), DISA (ISA), PhD (Utkal) Accounting and Finance

Before joining XIMB, Professor Padhi practiced as a
 Chartered Accountant for about 10 years and has been a consultant to many Indian and Oversees Companies. 

Suchitra Pal

MA, MPhil (Utkal University) PhD (Norwegian Univ. of Sc. and Tech., Trondheim) Research Fellow (Centre for Occupational and Life stress, NUIG, Ireland) Organizational Behaviour and HRM

Dr Suchitra Pal has more than 9 years of teaching experience in Norway and 
Ireland and joined XIMB in 2011.

Thomas P.D., S.J.

M.Ed (Harvard) Human Resources Management

His specialisation is Human Resource Management under the aspects of Administration, Planning and Social Policy. Earlier he was Dean of XIM, Bhubaneswar, Director of XLRI, Jamshedpur and Director of XITE, Jamshedpur.

W.S. William

BTech: Hons, MTech, PhD (IIT Kharagpur)
Operations Management & Decision Sciences

He started his professional career with Engineers India 
Limited, and was involved in planning and monitoring of several mega projects. He has been awarded IBM Faculty Award in 2007 for initiating a course on Services Operations. He has also received the Dewang Mehta award for the “Best Teacher in Operations Management” in 2009.
                           Fr. Augustine Vattamattam, SJ

Andrew Dutta 
M.Com (Calcutta Univ.), 
MTP (IIMT), PhD (ICFAI Univ.) Visiting Research Scholar (Bentley University, Massachusetts, USA, 2004-05) 

Dr. Andrew Dutta is a rank holder and a Gold Medallist for academic 
excellence from the Calcutta University. 

Asit Ranjan Mohanty

M.Phil (Eco), JNU, Fellow UGC, CAIIB, 
PhD (Utkal) 
Dip in Risk Management (IIBF) 
Accounting and Finance

Starting his career in  IDBI,  Prof. Mohanty has worked in Commercial Banks in Senior Management positions in their Risk Management Departments.

Bibhu Prasan Patra 

MA (Utkal), MPhil (NEHU, Shillong) 
PhD (IIT Kanpur) 
General Management

Dr Bibhu Prasan Patra is an Associate Professor in the Strategic Management Area.Currently he is  teachingBusiness Ethics and International Business Ethics.

Bishnu Prasad Mishra 

M.A (Eco), DSE, PhD (Utkal Univ.) CAIIB 
Accounting & Finance and Rural Management

Dr. Bishnu Prasad Mishra started his professional career with State Bank of India, after graduating from the Delhi School of Economics, Delhi. 

Brajaraj Mohanty 

MCom (Utkal), Fellow (IIM-Ahmedabad) Strategic Management

Dr. Mohanty has over 35 years of teaching, research and consulting experience. A former faculty-member of IIM-C.

Dipak Kumar Bhattacharyya 

M.A. (Eco.), PGDPM, PG Diploma in Journalism, PhD (Calcutta)OrganisationalBehaviour& HRM

Dr. Bhattacharyya’s research areas are focused on HRM
 Practices in Organizations.He has contributed scholarly articles in leading Journals like; Indian Journal of Labour
Economics, Vision, Journal of Management Research, etc.he has also authored several books for Oxford, Pearson, PHI, etc

D.V. Ramana 

MCom, MPhil, PhD (Utkal Univ.) 
Accounting and Finance

Dr. Ramana 
is a member of Public 
Enterprise Review Committee (Orissa). He is a member of the Zonal Advisory Committee of the LIC, and a Director of IDCOL. 

E. M. Rao 

M.A. (S.W.), LLB, PhD (TISS) 
OB & Human Resource Management

Dr. E. M. Rao was with XLRI before joining XIMB. He was in industry as a Personnel and Industrial Relations Manager for over two decades. 

Gopal Krishna Nayak

BTech (IIT Kharagpur), PGDM (IIM Bangalore) 
PhD (IIT Kharagpur) Information Systems

Dr. G K Nayak has been instrumental in the 
establishment of IT infrastructure in the XIMB campus.

Jeevan J Arakal 

PGDRM (XIMB), PhD (IIT- Bombay) Rural Management

Prof. Jeevan has worked with Pratham Gujarat Education Initiative as a programme leader in Banaskantha.

Krishna Das Gupta 

MBA, PhD (Utkal Univ.) Marketing

Prof. Krishna Das Gupta started her career in sales in
pharmaceutical industry.This was followed by 4-year experience as a corporate trainer in the area of sales and marketing.         

M.N. Tripathi 

BSc: Engg (REC Rourkela), PGDM (IIM Ahmedabad) PhD (Utkal) Marketing

Prof. M.N. Tripathi has worked for more than 23 years in
 domestic and multinational companies.His experience has largely been in Sales and Marketing,with a brief stint in Logistics & Distribution.

Niraj Kumar 

BSc: Agri& AH, MSc: Agri (GBPUAT) 
PhD (IVRI, Izatnagar) Rural Management   

Dr. Kumar teaches subjects related to 
Development    Communication, Strategic Extension, Agri-Business Management, and Community-based Approaches of Rural Management. 

Paul Fernandes, S.J.

PhD (KU, WWF Ingolstadt, Germany)
M. Sc. in Economics (KU Leuven, Belgium)
M. A. Licentiate in Applied Ethics (KU Leuven,
Belgium) PGD BM (XLRI)

Fr. Paul Fernandes is the Director of this Institute and he teaches Business 
Ethics, Environmental Ethics, Corporate Governance, Organisational Behaviour and Ethics courses. 

Rahul Thakurta
B.E. (BESU), Fellow (IIM Calcutta) Information Systems                

Dr. Rahul Thakurta is a faculty in the Information 
Systems Area. In his dissertation, he investigated the nature of software requirements volatility, and explored the management techniques. He teaches courses pertaining to Information 
Systems (IS) and Operations Management disciplines.

Soosai Peppin
M.A. (Loyola College, Chennai) MPhil and 
PhD (JNU) Rural Management and OB&HR

Prof. Peppin is engaged in teaching Social Analysis and Development Alternatives, Organisation Behaviour (Group Behaviour), Organisation Change and Development, and Understanding Development Organisations.

BSc: Engg, MSc (Case Western Reserve Univ., USA)
PhD (University of Texas, USA) Operations Management & DecisionSciences

Prof. Mukherjee’s 
 was associated with IILM, New Delhi prior to joining XIMB. He has 10 years of experience in a software development & consulting organisation.

Sanjay Mohapatra
B.E. (NIT Rourkela), M.Tech (IIT Madras)
PGDM (XIMB), PhD (Utkal) Information Systems

Dr. Mohapatra has more than 27 years of combined
 industry and academic experience. He has worked in various capacities in organizations like Hindusthan Aeronautics Limited, Larsen & Toubro, Pricewater House Coopers, Infosys, Polaris, etc.

Saveeta Mohanty

PhD (Utkal)  
OB & Human Resource Management

Prof. Saveeta Mohanty began her career at Wipro_Limited. Subsequently, she set up a unit for the manufacture of Hair Oils and Tooth Powders for Dabur India Limited and won the OASME Award for the Best Lady Entrepreneur of the State. 

Snigdha Pattnaik

PhD (Utkal Univ.) 
Organisational Behaviour& HRM

Dr. Pattnaik teaches courses in Human Resource 
Management, Performance Management, Learning and Development, Organizational Change and Development, and conducts Personal Growth Laboratories

Subhajyoti Ray
M-Stat (ISI), Fellow (IIM-Ahmedabad)
Operations Management & Decision Sciences

Prior to joining XIMB, Prof Ray worked for nearly 6
 years with the Reserve Bank of India. His experience has been in the area of Information systems and statistical analysis. 

Subhasis Ray
BE, PGDBM (IIM-C) PhD (Osmania Univ.) Marketing & Strategy

                                                                                                                           Prof. Ray’s has worked for MNCs like Fosroc, Hilti & the TATA group of companies in the area of sales, marketing & strategy. 

Sudhanshu Shekhar Singh

MA (Sociology), PGDRD (XISS Ranchi)
Dip. In Sustainable Mgmt. (Univ. of Birmingham)
PhD (Ranchi) Rural Management

Prof Singh teaches courses such as DevelopmentAdministration, Project management, and Micro-level Planning. He is actively involved in several social action research projects sponsored by national and international agencies. 

Umesh H Rao

MSEE (Oklahoma State Univ., Stillwater, USA)
PhD (IIT Kharagpur) Information Systems

Professor Umesh is an Associate professor in the
 Information Systems area. He is currently pursuing PhD at IIT Kharagpur. He is a senior member of IEEE.