Dr. K. Tara Shankar is an Associate Dean of Faculty of Commerce and Management, SGT University. He is an IIM Calcutta Alumnus, Doctorate in Management, PGDM and MBA. He has more than 20 years experience in industry and academics. Backed by his industry experience, Dr. Shankar brings a fine blend of conceptual and practical orientation in teaching.
Dr. Shankar has worked in various institutions and companies like Vidya School of Business, Asian Business School (Noida), ICFAI University (Gurgaon), MIRC Electronics Ltd (Onida Brand), etc. His area of interest includes Consumer Behavior, Marketing Strategy and Brand Management. He is instrumental in developing the content of various management institutions.
He has presented 13 research papers at national and international level seminars and conferences and also received two best paper awards at international conferences. He got the third prize for his Doctoral Thesis Presentation at “BIT(Birla Institute of Technology) International Conclave 2013 on Innovations in Engineering and Management”. He is guest faculty with V.V. Giri National Labour Institute, Noida dealing with sessions on Developing Interpersonal Skills, Positive Attitude, and Strategic Decision Making. He is an approved guide of Indian Society for Training and Development (ISTD), New Delhi.