Dr. S. Jaya Krishna
Area Chair & Associate Professor
- B.Sc, MBA and PhD from Sri Venkateswara University
Dr. Jaya Krishna is a recipient of Dewang Mehta Best Professor in Operations Management Award. He has twenty two years of Teaching, Research, Administration and Training experience at various premier B-Schools. Currently he is heading the Centre for Contemporary Management Research (CECMAR), the research wing of BIM. He has authored 5 books, edited 57 books in Management, Enterprise Systems, Socio-Economics, etc. Some of the books which he authored and/or edited are : E-Trends in Pharma Marketing, Dictionary on Outsourcing, E-Enterprise, New Age Enterprise IT, Enterprise IT – Emerging Landscape, Rural Empowerment – Indian and Global Initiatives, Micro-franchising: Perspectives and Experiences, Business Transformation, Rural Transformation, Marketing Social Change, E-Justice, etc. He has published several professional and research articles in different magazines and journals respectively and many of his articles are cited by other researchers across the world. His latest international research works include “Cultural Challenges in Humanitarian Disaster Relief Supply Chain”, presented at IIM-Bangalore during December 2018. His paper “Supply Chain Competence Framework for Competitiveness and Growth” was presented at NOFOMA’14 was published in the proceedings published by Copenhagen Business School, Denmark. He is a researcher in the areas of Supply Chain Competitiveness, Dynamics of Supply Chain Collaboration, Strategic Management of Supply Chain Collaboration, Evolution Management of Supply Chain Strategic Alliance, etc. He won Best Paper award at the “Third Annual General Business Conference” organized by Sam Houston State University, USA during 15-16 April 2011, for the research paper titled “Structured Model for Strategic Goal Setting in Intensive Supply Chain Collaborations Using Balanced Scorecard.” He has also worked as ‘Consulting Editor’ of Icfai Journal of Supply Chain Management. At present, He is the Chief Editor of the Journal of Contemporary Management Research, published by BIM, Trichy.
He is a regular resource person and instrumental in handling MDPs, EDPs, FDPs and training programmes at various organizations like TVS SCL, Baharat Heavy Electricals Ltd., (BHEL), Tractors & Farm Equipment (TAFE) Ltd., Amco Batteries, etc. He is also an active blogger in the areas of Green Logistics, Collaborative Strategic Planning and Management, B2B Marketing and Management Education. He is instrumental in institutional building, offering professional advice and academic administration. He was an active member of the PGP team as its Vice-Chair/Coordinator. He has conceived, designed, initiated & promoted several institutional development activities like — developing & introducing several Marketing & Operations courses; Organizing Industry Inputs, setting-up Foreign Language Lab; Global Interface Program – BIM Global; Operations Club, Student development programs – BIM discussions, ‘Here & Now;’ Blogging for Image Building; Institution reputation building through web content strategies, social media, etc., etc. He is also guiding PhD Scholars and acts as the Coordinator of Departmental Research Committee (DRC). He is also active member on the Board of Governing Council of Theivani Ammal College for Women.
Areas of Interest
Operations Management & Strategy, Logistics Management, Supply Chain Management (SCM), Humanitarian Logistics, Humanitarian Supply Chain Management, Quality Management and Six Sigma, Social Enterprise, Micro-franchising, Rural Development, Social Change and other subjects of Social, Economic, Environmental and National Interest.
Career Highlights / Achievements
- Received “Best Professor in Operations Management” Award in 2015 (Dewang Mehta)
- Authored five books and edited 57 books in Management, IT & Systems, Socio- Economics, etc.
- Won best paper at Sam Houston University, USA
- Presented Research Paper at Copenhagen Business School, Denmark
- Published several professional & research articles
- Resource person for MDPs/EDPs/FDPs and training programmes
- Designed and coordinated MDPs/EDPs
- Chair, ATHENAEUM, International Research Conference of BIM-Trichy
- Chief Editor, The Journal – Contemporary Management Research
- Worked as Consulting Editor of Icfai Journal of Supply Chain Management
- Active participation academic & institutional development
- Member, Board of Governors, Theivani Ammal College for Women