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Dr. Nina Jacob

Overview

Dr. Nina Jacob
Professor – OB & HRM

Educational Qualification:
Dr. Nina Jacob holds two post-graduate degrees, the first from Bombay University, and the second from Carleton University, Canada. She obtained her Ph.D. degree in 1990.

Subject Taught:

  • Organizational Behaviour (Individual processes)
  • Organizational Structure and Design
  • Managerial Creativity
  • Cross-Cultural Management
  • Training and Development
  • Human Capital Management

Research Interest / Consulting Area:
Cross-cultural management
Managerial and Organizational Creativity

Academic Work experience:
Dr. Nina Jacob has worked in business schools of note and repute both in India and Europe. She has worked at the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore (IIM,B), Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration, Mussourie (LBSNAA, Mussourie), Goa Institute of Management, Goa (GIM), Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar (XIMB), and S.P. Jain Institute of Management and Research, Mumbai (SPJIMR, Mumbai). She was a visiting professor (1) for one year at the Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, The Netherlands; (2) for one year five months at the KS Kaderschule, University of St. Gallen, Switzerland; and (3) for one semester at the IESE Business School, Barcelona, Spain, rated by the London Economic Times, 2015 as the 7th best business school in the world. She was the Founder-Editor of Vilakshan, the XIMB Journal of Management. She was the external evaluator of doctoral thesis of the University of Newcastle, Australia. She has held positions such as Director, Cardiff Programme, Universal Business School, Karjat; and Co-chair, International Conference on Organization Development, IMT, Ghaziabad. She has designed, conducted, and executed the management development programme “Creativity for Managers” four times while at IIMB and delivered the keynote address at the international conference organized by the University of Salzburg, Austria. She has trained executives from leading companies like Novell, Samsung, Tata Teleservices, Trelleborg, Hayleys, State Bank of India, Philips, Ingersoll-Rand, Lucent Technologies, Reliance, Mahindra & Mahindra, Coca-Cola, BEL, Larsen & Toubro, Tata Steel, Emirates, Swissair, I.A.S. officers, I.F.S. officers, I.P.S. officers, Goa Medical College dentists, Axis Bank, Tata Motors, etc.

Also teaches/taught at:

  • Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore (IIMB)
  • Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration, Mussourie
  • Goa Institute of Management (GIM)
  • Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar (XIMB)
  • S.P. Jain Institute of Management and Research, Mumbai (SPJIMR)
  • Institute of Management Technology, Ghaziabad (IMT, Ghaziabad)

23 years of leadership development

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