DR. A. JOHN PETER
PGP Chair & Associate Professor
- PhD in Management from Bharathidasan University
- Masters Degree in Human Resource Management from St. Joseph’s College Tiruchirappalli
Dr. John Peter. A has more than 25 years of teaching management and industry experience. He has been teaching Organisational Behaviour, Personal Growth Lab, Learning and Development, Organisational Change and Development and Business Ethics. Out of 11 research scholars under his guidance, 6 got awarded PhD. He has published three books and more than 25 research articles, completed more than 25 consultancies, and facilitated more than 300 training programmes for executives and managers in the social, educational and corporate sector in the area of HR. His areas of expertise in research and consultancy are impact assessment, diversity management, CSR and organisational development. He has been innovative in curriculum design and teaching learning pedagogy. He has held various administrative responsibilities as Chair-Research, Chair-Training, Chair- Outreach Programmes and Dean-Academics. Presently he is the PGP Chair in BIM and teaches Organisational Behaviour. He has travelled 10 countries campaigning and lecturing on the accountability of buying countries for responsible business in global supply chain with special reference to unfair labour practices in garment industries in developing countries. As a certified auditor in social audit and social equity audit, he has led team of experts for conducting social and social equity/diversity audit of companies and NGOs.