Published: Monday, 04 July, 2016 06:08 PM

Dr Ravikesh Srivastava joins as the new Dean of IMT Ghaziabad

 IMT Ghaziabad

IMT Ghaziabad,India’s premiermanagement schoolwith a distinct focus on Innovation, Execution and Social Responsibility, today announced the appointment of Dr Ravikesh Srivastava as the new Dean Academics of the institute.Dr Srivastavahas joined the institute on Friday, July 1.

Dr Srivastava, who brings to IMT Ghaziabad over 27 years of teaching, research and institution buildingexperience, has previously worked at Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Lucknow, FORE School of Management, Delhi and SPJain Institute of Management and Research (SPJIMR), Mumbai and has held leadership positions. His last assignment was at SPJIMR, Mumbai as Professor and Head, International Accreditation.

Dr New dean of IMT Ghaziabad | IMT Ghaziabad

Dr Srivastava holds a PhD in Production Economics from Banaras Hindu University (BHU). He was also a UGC Senior Research Fellow.Dr Srivastava has widely published in leading national and international research journals and has co-authored a book titled “Managerial Economics – Principles and Worldwide Application" published by Oxford University Press in 2008.

Commenting on his new role, Dr Srivastavasaid “The focus of the management education is changing in the global perspective. Today, for any leading management institute, the clear cut focus areas should be Engagement, Innovation and Impact. If we can ensure an active engagement of all the stakeholders – students, faculty, staff, and alumni – for the growth of the institute and the engagement is supported with innovation continuously, I am sure it will lead to an Impact and the institute will achieve a level that every stakeholder will be proud of.”

Director, IMT Ghaziabad DrAtish Chattopadhyay welcomed the new Dean and said; “Dr  Srivastava clubs in him a committed teacher, an arduous researcher and an excellent academic administrator. With his strong command over the academic processes and systems, especially in the context of a B-school, Dr Srivastava certainly brings more strength to the Team IMT Ghaziabad. I am sure, with leaders like him, we will be able to make IMT Ghaziabad a truly new-age institution which values and practices innovation, execution and social responsibility in everything it does. I congratulate Dr Srivastava on his new assignment and wish him luck.”

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